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King of the Middle March

Kevin Crossley-Holland
Kevin Crossley-Holland

Medieval life meets Arthurian magic in a novel that transcends boundaries of time and age, appealing to children of 9+ and older readers alike. The final book in the trilogy from the winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and the Smarties Prize bronze award is a timeless novel.It is 1202, and thousands of knights and footsoldiers are mustering in Venice for the Fourth Crusade. Among them is young Arthur de Caldicot, whose experiences in the crusades opened his eyes to the realities of war. Looking into his seeing stone for guidance, he realises that the exploits of King Arthur and his knights, like those of the crusaders, are as grim as they are glorious.War, romance, murder, family quarrels, power and politics combine in a marvellous ending to a trilogy that has utterly captivated its readers.

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Autumn 2016 Rights Guide

The Spring 2016 Hachette Children's Group rights guide for Franklin Watts, Hodder Childrens, Orchard Books, Little,Brown Books for Young Readers, Orion Childrens, Quercus Childrens and Wayland Books are available below to download.

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Charlie and Lola Activity Sheets

The original Charlie and Lola picture books, which launched the TV characters, are familiar to every pre-school child. Download Charlie and Lola activity sheets here.

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The Beginner's Guide to Teddy Bears Activity Sheets

The Beginner’s Guide to Teddy Bears is a fabulous book that tells you what you need to look for in a bear, what they like to do, and how much fun you can have together! Download activity sheets here.

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Wibbly Pig Activity Sheets

Wibbly Pig is an instantly recognisable pre-school character and a household name. Wibbly books are perfect for introducing early learning concepts such as counting and learning. Download Wibbly Pig activity sheets here.

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