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  • Cupid Cakes

    By Fiona Dunbar
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    Fiona Dunbar
    Lulu's best friend, Frenchy, wants Lulu to play cupid to her own dad and Frenchy's mum. Lulu isn't so sure, until Dad's evil ex, Varaminta, starts lurking about. But when Lulu coops up the Cupid Cakes recipe, disaster strikes...
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    City of Thieves

    By Ellen Renner
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    Ellen Renner
    'The final shock of it hit home. The Petches were thieves, and they had stolen him.'Tobias is on the run. From the father who betrayed him...from the mother who couldn't comfort him...from his own desperate fear. But when he falls into the clutches of his uncle's sinister gang of thieves, his fear grows. And soon Toby realises, his nightmare has only just begun...'Renner's story bristles with talent and brio, craft and polish' THE TIMES on Castle of Shadows
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    Castle of Shadows

    By Ellen Renner
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    Ellen Renner
    'No clue about why the Queen vanished had ever been found. Until now...'The day Charlie discovers a scrap of paper that could solve the dark mystery of her mother's disappearance, her world changes. Forever. Charlie and her friend, Toby, must race against time on a dangerous mission to uncover the sinister truth. But in this shadowy world of secrets and lies, there is more to fear than they can possibly imagine...
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  • Chocolate Wishes

    By Fiona Dunbar
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    Fiona Dunbar
    New CBBC comedy series JINX is about to hit our screens on Saturday 31st October on BBC1 at 10.30am! Check out this brand new 13 part magical sitcom about a teenager called Lula and a magic cookbook she owns.Based on Fiona Dunbar's bestselling LULU BAKER trilogy, the comedy-drama series charts the adventures of a truly modern-day Cinderella. To coincide with this brand new series, Orchard Books are releasing three tie-in editions so you can read all about Lulu Baker's magical adventures first!Lulu Baker and her magical cookbook are back, in the final book of the Lulu Baker trilogy! But so, unfortunately, is the dreaded Varaminta le Bone. And this time she's managed to get her hands on Lulu's precious recipe book. Lulu must once again use all her wiles to scupper the evil plans of Varaminta and her son, the dastardly Torquil. But will she get a happy ending of her own?
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  • The Curse of the Poltergoose

    By Michael Lawrence
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    Michael Lawrence
    Something's after Jiggy McCue! Something big and angry and invisible. Something which hisses and flaps and stabs his bum and generally tries to make his life a misery. Where did it come from? And, more importantly, will Jiggy and Co ever be able to make the poltergoose go away?
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  • Clarice Bean, Don't Look Now

    By Lauren Child
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    Lauren Child
    A witty and insightful book about worries, starring Clarice Bean. Created by Children's Laureate Lauren Child.It's the worry you hadn't even thought to worry about that should worry you the most. At least that's how it looks to Clarice Bean, who has been writing her worries in a notebook - things like Worry no. 1: infinity, or Worry no. 3: change. And now that her worst never-imagined worry has happened - her utterly best friend is moving away forever - Clarice doesn't even care about her tickets to the Ruby Redfort, girl detective, film premiere. That is, unless something happens to change things again . . .Lauren Child's trademark wit combines with spot-on insight in this hugely engaging story about childhood worries, unwanted changes and finding friendships in the most surprising places.'Funny, contemporary and perceptive' - Mail on Sunday'A comic and poignant journey' - The Sunday Times'Clarice Bean fans will be delighted by her new adventures . . . Anxieties such as "change" and "having to go back to school after the holidays" will be recognised by everyone, while her ways of approaching them are delightful' - Guardian
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  • Clarice Bean Spells Trouble

    By Lauren Child
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    Lauren Child
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  • Clarice Bean, Utterly Me

    By Lauren Child
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    Lauren Child
    Meet the fabulously feisty Clarice Bean in this utterly hilarious book from Children's Laureate, Lauren Child. Clarice Bean loves reading the adventures of Ruby Redfort, ace girl detective and secret undercover agent. Ruby is always going on exciting missions. Whilst all Clarice gets to do is go to the local shop on her own . . . But when Clarice and her best friend, Betty Moody, decide to do their school project on the Ruby Redfort books, they suddenly start finding mysteries everywhere. Like why are all the coats on the wrong hooks at school? Where has Grandad disappeared to? And just what is going on in the garden shed?Lauren Child is a Kate Greenaway Medal winner and the creator of the bestselling Charlie & Lola series.'Very entertaining.' Independent'Packed with life and fun and fabulous to look at.' Bookseller
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