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  • My Best Friend the Suffragette by Sally Morgan
    My Best Friend the Suffragette (English, Paperback) Sally Morgan, Gareth Conway

    1913. Mary and Christine have different views about "Votes for Women", but that doesn't stop them from becoming penfriends. In their letters, the girls try to make sense of the suffragettes, from smashing windows to blowing up golf courses. Then Christine's cousin sneaks out one night, and the fight for the vote is on the girls' doorsteps.

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  • Girls Only! All About Periods and Growing-Up Stuff by Victoria Parker
    Girls Only! All About Periods and Growing-Up Stuff (English, Paperback) Victoria Parker

    Check out all the facts about periods and growing up with this essential guide for girls only.

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  • Fantastically Great Women Who Made History Activity Book by Kate Pankhurst
    Fantastically Great Women Who Made History Activity Book (English, Paperback) Kate Pankhurst

    Join even more of the world's most inspiring women in this amazing activity book based on Kate Pankhurst's Fantastically Great Women Who Made History, the eagerly anticipated follow up to Kate Pankhurst's hugely successful Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World, number one best-selling children's non-fiction title in 2017. ...

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  • Young Heroes by Lula Bridgeport
    Young Heroes (English, Hardback) Lula Bridgeport, Various

    Discover over 100 extraordinary children from across the world. Each has excelled in their chosen area and, whether it's the arts, sport, business or being a voice for change, they all have one thing in common: passion. Be inspired by their stories!

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  • Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
    Hidden Figures (English, Hardback) Margot Lee Shetterly, Laura Freeman

    Author Shetterly and illustrator Freeman bring the incredibly inspiring true story of four black female mathematicians who helped NASA launch men into space to picture book readers in this adaptation of Shetterly's #1 "New York Times" bestseller--the basis for the Oscar]-nominated film. Full color.r.

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  • Street Child by Berlie Doherty
    Street Child (English, Paperback) Berlie Doherty

    The unforgettable tale of an orphan in Victorian London, based on the boy whose plight inspired Dr Barnardo to found his famous children's homes.

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  • Stories Of Unicorns by Rosie Dickins
    Stories Of Unicorns (English, Hardback) Rosie Dickins

    If you'd love to meet a unicorn, dive into these magical tales. Discover the unicorn who makes friends with a kitchen maid, the unicorn who outwits a greedy hunter and the unicorn who simply loves strawberries. Part of Young Reading Series 1 for children just starting to read alone.

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  • Fantastically Great Women Who Made History by Kate Pankhurst
    Fantastically Great Women Who Made History (English, Hardback) Kate Pankhurst

    Fantastically Great Women Who Made History is the eagerly anticipated follow up to Kate Pankhurst's hugely successful, Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World, number one best-selling children's non-fiction title in the UK market in 2017. This beautiful title looks at the stories, accomplishments and adventures of many more brilliant women from throughout history. The perfect gift for the...

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  • Survivors by David Long
    Survivors (English, Paperback) David Long, Kerry Hyndman

    Winner of the Best Book With Facts Blue Peter Book Award 2017 Beautifully presented in a large, paperback format, and fully illustrated in colour throughout, this wonderful anthology is a treat for all the family.

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  • The Ha Ha Bonk Book by Janet Ahlberg
    The Ha Ha Bonk Book (English, Paperback) Janet Ahlberg

    A collection of good jokes to tell your dad, mum, your baby brother, your teacher and anybody else you can think of, such as: What goes ha ha bonk? A man laughing his head off; What goes 99 bonk? A centipede with a wooden leg; What goes putt, putt, putt, putt, putt, putt, putt, putt? A bad golfer and more besides...

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  • First Reading Series 4 by Usborne
    First Reading Series 4 (English, Hardback) Usborne

    Part of the "First Reading" series, this title is aimed at children who are beginning to read. It allows children to build their burgeoning reading skills and is accompanied by illustrations.

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  • Zlata's Diary by Zlata Filipovic
    Zlata's Diary (English, Paperback) Zlata Filipovic

    Zlata Filipovic was given a diary shortly before her tenth birthday and began to write in it regularly. But the distant murmur of war draws closer to her Sarajevo home. Her father starts to wear military uniform and her friends begin to leave the city. The pathos and power of Zlata's diary comes from watching the destruction of a childhood.

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  • Patrick and the President by Ryan Tubridy
    Patrick and the President (Paperback) Ryan Tubridy, P. J. Lynch

    From foremost radio and television broadcaster Ryan Tubridy, and Kate Greenaway Medal-winner P. J. Lynch, comes a picture book about President John F. Kennedy's return to his ancestral home in Ireland. ...

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  • Frankenstein by Rosie Dickins
    Frankenstein (English, Hardback) Rosie Dickins

    The classic horror story by Mary Shelley retold for children ready to tackle longer and more complex stories. Victor Frankenstein dreams of creating life. As lightning flashes across the sky, his creature stirs. Will it be the perfect being he imagines, or a monster? Part of the Usborne Reading Programme.

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  • The Trenches by Jim Eldridge
    The Trenches (English, Paperback) Jim Eldridge

    TRENCHES is set in 1917 and is the story of Billy Stevens, a telegraph operator, stationed near Ypres. The Great War has been raging for three years when Billy finds himself taking part in the deadly Big Push forward. But he is shocked to discover that the bullets of his fellow soldiers aren't just aimed at the enemy.

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  • Ice Trap! by Meredith Hooper
    Ice Trap! (English, Paperback) Meredith Hooper, M. P. Robertson

    The story of Shackleton's amazing adventure in the heroic age of Antarctic exploration.

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  • Tutankhamun by Gill Harvey
    Tutankhamun (English, Hardback) Gill Harvey

    Howard Carter had spent five long years in the hot, dry desert, searching for the tomb of the Ancient Egyptian boy-king Tutankhamun. But what he found when he ventured deeper and deeper into the tomb was gold and treasure beyond his wildest dreams.

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  • Trombone Shorty by Troy Andrews
    Trombone Shorty (English, Board book) Troy Andrews

    An extraordinary picture book autobiography by famed jazz musician Trombone Shorty and Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King Award winner Bryan Collier

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  • Pinocchio by Katie Daynes
    Pinocchio (English, Hardback) Katie Daynes

    "Only good sons have a chance of becoming real boys," warns the wise cricket. But, try as he might, Pinocchio the puppet just can't stay out of trouble. Is Pinocchio doomed to be wooden forever. Ages 5+ years.

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  • Fairy Ponies by Zanna Davidson
    Fairy Ponies (English, Paperback) Zanna Davidson, Barbara Bongini

    Holly and Puck uncover a wicked plot to take over Pony Island. To save the day, they must venture into the Enchanted Wood, home of the mysterious unicorns... The Fairy Ponies series is an exciting addition to Usborne Young Reading, introducing children to wonderful, original, illustrated fiction. Developed in consultation with reading experts.

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