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Moxie

Jennifer Mathieu
Authors:
Jennifer Mathieu

'MOXIE is sweet funny and fierce. Read this and then join the fight!' AMY POEHLERVivian Carter is fed up. Fed up with her high school teachers who think the football team can do no wrong. Fed up with sexist dress codes, hallway harassment and gross comments from guys during class. But most of all, Viv Carter is fed up with always following the rules.Viv's mum was a tough-as-nails, punk rock Riot Grrrl in the '90s, and now Viv takes a page from her mother's past and creates Moxie, a feminist zine that she distributes anonymously to her classmates. She's just blowing off steam, but other girls respond and spread the Moxie message. As Viv forges friendships with other young women across the divides of cliques and popularity rankings, she realises that what she has started is nothing short of a girl revolution.TIME TO FIGHT LIKE A GIRLA page-turning read with a feminist message, for anyone who has ever had to deal with #everydaysexism'... this is my new favorite book. I'm proud to be a Moxie girl!' Jennifer Niven, author of All the Bright Places and Holding Up the Universe

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The Taste of Blue Light

Lydia Ruffles
Authors:
Lydia Ruffles
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The Silver Unicorn

Jessica Ennis-Hill, Elen Caldecott, Erica-Jane Waters
Contributors:
Jessica Ennis-Hill, Elen Caldecott, Erica-Jane Waters

The first in a magical, exciting series by Olympic gold medallist Jessica Ennis-Hill. Perfect for fans of Rainbow Magic and My Little Pony! What if you had a special bracelet that gave you the power to talk to animals? One morning Evie gets a parcel in the post from her Grandma Iris in Jamaica. Inside layers of tissue and colourful ribbons is a beautiful bracelet! Evie's going to need the bracelet - and a brave heart - when her friend meets a frightened silver unicorn. But she's always ready to have some magical adventures! This is the first in a sensational seven-book series by Jessica Ennis-Hill, World Book Day ambassador and inspiration for kids everywhere.

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The Here and Now

Ann Brashares
Authors:
Ann Brashares
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Inheritance

Malinda Lo
Authors:
Malinda Lo
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Natural Selection

Malinda Lo
Authors:
Malinda Lo
Hodder Children's Books

Adaptation

Malinda Lo
Authors:
Malinda Lo
Hodder Children's Books

Jack Draws Anything

Jack Henderson
Authors:
Jack Henderson

After a family friend bought one of his drawings for 20p, six-year-old Jack came up with the idea to 'draw anything' in return for donations to the hospital that treats his two-year-old brother. His parents set up a website and thought they might make £100. After two weeks, Jack had over 500 picture requests and had raised over £10,000 for the Sick Kids Friends Foundation.Parents Ed and Rose with Jack, Toby and Noah appeared on the Fern Britton Show and Jack's project was featured on Russell Howard's Good News four times. Coverage by STV news, BBC news, and CBBC Newsround have all helped spread the word about this creative and generous little boy. Jack is slowly but steadily drawing the requested pictures which range from a 'dinosaur diving into a pool of jelly' (#1) to 'my (extremely bald) friend Brian dancing like a crazy man' (#80). He doesn't draw every day, only when he wants to, and his parents estimate that he'll finish at the end of August. For the latest drawings, or to make a donation yourself, visit jackdrawsanything.com.

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Hodder Children’s Books sign youngest author ever – the boy with the big art!

Hodder Children’s Books are delighted to announce the acquisition of Jack Draws Anything, a collection of wonderful drawings by the Internet sensation Jack Henderson

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Jack Draws Anything has drawn EVERYTHING!

Jack Draws Anything has drawn EVERYTHING! Internet sensation Jack Henderson of Jack Draws Anything has completed his marathon of drawings, raising over £31,000 for the Sick Kids Friends Foundation.

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Jack Draws Anything wins 'Best Social Campaign of the Year'

Jack Draws Anything has won the Best Social Campaign of the Year category of the .net Awards 2011, beating out Mattel, American Airlines, and Batman!