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Rumble in the Jungle

By Giles Andreae, David Wojtowycz
Authors:
Giles Andreae
Illustrated by:
David Wojtowycz
Come into the jungle for a noisy, rhyming animal adventure in this colourful read-aloud picture book! There's a rumble in the jungle, There's a whisper in the trees, The animals are waking up, And rustling the leaves ...Little ones will love looking at the colourful pictures and joining in with all the rhymes, as they discover lots of exciting jungle animals - including lions, elephants, chimpanzees, zebras, hippos and more!From the author of international bestseller Giraffes Can't Dance.
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  • The Rather Small Turnip

    By Laurence Anholt, Arthur Robins
    Authors:
    Laurence Anholt
    Illustrated by:
    Arthur Robins
    One teeny-tiny turnip makes a rather measly meal for the greedy farmer. He wants to munch on a much bigger lunch...
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  • Romeo And Juliet

    By Andrew Matthews, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Andrew Matthews
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    But soft, what light through yonder window breaks? It is the east, and Juliet is the sun... A beautiful retelling of Shakespeare's most famous love story. With Notes on Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre and Love and Hate in Romeo and Juliet. The tales have been retold using accessible language and with the help of Tony Ross's engaging black-and-white illustrations, each play is vividly brought to life allowing these culturally enriching stories to be shared with as wide an audience as possible.
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  • Robin Hood And The Silver Arrow

    By Tony Bradman, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Tony Bradman
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    The Sheriff of Nottingham is holding a contest to find the best bowman. Robin Hood knows it's a trap to draw him out of hiding, yet is determined to enter. But with Norman soldiers surrounding the contest, how can Robin win and escape unnoticed?
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  • Ryan's Brain

    By Michael Lawrence
    Authors:
    Michael Lawrence
    This eighth Jiggy McCue story sees Jiggy and his pals, Angie and Pete, as usual, in trouble. This time, they are under threat from the brain of Bryan Ryan, one of their classmates. Bryan's Brain is out of control and threatening to take over the world! And only Jiggy, Pete and Angie, the 'Three Musketeers', can stop it. One for All and All for Lunch!
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  • Richard III

    By Andrew Matthews, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Andrew Matthews
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    Andrew Matthews brings another historical tale to life for young readers. With Notes on Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre and Villainy in Richard III. The tales have been retold using accessible language and with the help of Tony Ross's engaging black-and-white illustrations, each play is vividly brought to life allowing these culturally enriching stories to be shared with as wide an audience as possible.
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    Roar!

    By Margaret Mayo, Alex Ayliffe
    Authors:
    Margaret Mayo
    Illustrated by:
    Alex Ayliffe
    Bold lions love roar, roar, roaring, While cubs play - racing, chasing . . . Young children will love meeting all the wild and wonderful animals in this fun-packed picture-book safari, with galloping zebras, prowling tigers, water-squirting elephants, jumping kangaroos and more! With bright, bold artwork and bouncy rhyming text.
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    Rip Runner

    By Will Gatti
    Authors:
    Will Gatti
    Things have been pretty quiet in Peasley since Michael (the Greek) and Minou (the Geek) uncovered the identity of the Pimpernel and exposed their devious headmaster, Sir Pent. But now Sir Pent is on the loose and up to his old tricks again. Will the Geek, the Greek and the Pimpernel triumph over this sticky situation? Or will the slimy Sir Pent escape the clutches of justice a second time?
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  • Rihanna the Seahorse Fairy

    By Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
    Authors:
    Daisy Meadows
    Illustrated by:
    Georgie Ripper
    The Magical Animal Fairies look after seven young Magical Animals, and train them to use their powers for the good of Fairyland and the human world. But jealous Jack Frost stole the animals, and now they have escaped to the human world! Can Rihanna, Kirsty and Rachel explore Adventure Lake and find Bubbles the Seahorse before the crafty goblins reach him...?
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  • Ruby the Red Fairy

    By , Georgie Ripper
    Illustrated by:
    Georgie Ripper
    Can you help the Rainbow Fairies rescue poor Ruby the Red Fairy from wicked Jack Frost...? Choose different routes though the book and enjoy lots of magical adventures with the Rainbow Magic fairies.
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  • Rose Petal Picnic

    By Vivian French, Sarah Gibb
    Authors:
    Vivian French
    Illustrated by:
    Sarah Gibb
    Two new princesses are at Diamond Turrets - and they're twins! Anna and Elizabeth hope to make lots of friends, but will the other princesses like them? Perhaps the magical Rose Petal Picnic will make them feel at home...
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  • Rose

    By Holly Webb
    Authors:
    Holly Webb
    The first book in Holly Webb's darkly magical series for readers aged 9 and up - join the 85,000 readers who have fallen in love with Rose's world!The grand residence of the famous alchemist, Mr Fountain, is a world away from the dark orphanage Rose has left behind. For the house is positively overflowing with magic - she can feel it. And it's not long before Rose realises that maybe, just maybe, she has a little bit of magic in her, too . . .But when orphans begin mysteriously disappearing, Rose knows there's something dark at work and her magic will be put to the test. Can she find the missing children before it's too late?If you love Araminta Spook, Harry Potter and Lemony Snickett, the Rose books are perfect for you!Discover more by Holly Webb with her Lily and Magical Venice series - also filled with magical adventures.
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  • Rebel

    By R J Anderson
    Authors:
    R J Anderson
    No ordinary fairy tale...Linden is a feisty faery with a lot on her mind. She her fellow faeries are under threat: their magic is fading, and if they do not act fast, they will die...When Linden meets Timothy, a human staying in the house opposite her Oak, she knows he can help. Together they embark on a dangerous journey to seek more magic ­ and discover that there is more to fear from other faeries than they could ever have imagined.
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  • Rose and the Lost Princess

    By Holly Webb
    Authors:
    Holly Webb
    The second book in Holly Webb's darkly magical series for readers aged 9 and up - join the 85,000 readers who have fallen in love with Rose's world! Turning the worn pages of her spell book, Rose can't believe how much her life has changed. Once a poor orphan, and now an apprentice to the King's chief magician! But when the country's beloved Princess vanishes, everything changes. As rumours of dark magic fly through the city, the King asks Rose for help. She must find the missing Princess - before all is lost. Discover more by Holly Webb with her Lily and Magical Venice series - also filled with magical adventures.
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  • Rudie Dudie

    By Michael Lawrence
    Authors:
    Michael Lawrence
    A new drama teacher, Ms Mooney, has arrived at Ranting Lane, Jiggy's school. She plans to put on a production of A Midsummer Night's Dream - and guess who will be chosen to play Bottom? Not only that, Ms Mooney also seems to be able to mesmerise Jiggy into doing things he really shouldn't, especially not in public . . .
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  • Rose and the Magician's Mask

    By Holly Webb
    Authors:
    Holly Webb
    The third book in Holly Webb's darkly magical series for readers aged 9 and up - join the 85,000 readers who have fallen in love with Rose's world! A precious mask of unimaginable power has been stolen from the royal palace. Rose suspects that dark magicians are at work - and that danger looms . . . The race to stop the evil thieves will take Rose to the mysterious city of Venice, where nothing is quite what it seems. Can Rose use her magic to find the terrible mask, before its true powers are revealed? Discover more by Holly Webb with her Lily and Magical Venice series - also filled with magical adventures.
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  • Rumblewick and the Dinner Dragons

    By Hiawyn Oram, Sarah Warburton
    Authors:
    Hiawyn Oram
    Illustrated by:
    Sarah Warburton
    Meet Rumblewick! He's a witch's cat with one BIG problem - his witch, Haggy Aggy, doesn't want to be a witch any more. She wants to be a regular girl and do regular girl things. In this second hilarious picture book, Haggy Aggy does the unthinkable and decides that dragons are an endangered species, and befriends the local dragon. If the Hags on High catch her, Rumblewick will be out of job! How can he persuade her that witchy ways are best? With lift the flap spells and letters throughout for added magical delights.
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  • Rain and Fire: A Guide to the Last Dragon Chronicles

    By Chris d'Lacey, Jay D'lacey
    Authors:
    Chris d'Lacey, Jay D'lacey
    This intriguing and entertaining guide will not only appeal to all fans of best-selling series The Last Dragon Chronicles, but will also appeal to everyone with an interest in dragons! In a collaborative work between Chris and his wife Jay, the book features character profiles, information on backgrounds and settings in the series, and explores relevant themes such as climate change. It includes stunning illustrations and photographs and is a book that everyone can enjoy, dip into, and indulge their passion for dragons!The Last Dragon Chronicles:The Fire WithinIcefireFire StarThe Fire EternalDark Fire
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  • Ravira Ruler of the Underworld

    By Adam Blade
    Authors:
    Adam Blade
    A new Beast has risen from the Underworld! Ravira reeks of death and commands a pack of fearsome Avantian Hounds. Tom must defeat Ravira before Taladon succumbs to the hounds' deadly bite, and is enslaved forever...Don't miss Beast Quest series 8: The Pirate King BALISK THE WATER SNAKE KORON, JAWS OF DEATH HECTON THE BODY SNATCHER TORNO THE HURRICANE DRAGON KRONUS THE CLAWED MENACE BLOODBOAR THE BURIED DOOM
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  • Rose and the Silver Ghost

    By Holly Webb
    Authors:
    Holly Webb
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