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There's A House Inside My Mummy

By Giles Andreae, Vanessa Cabban
Authors:
Giles Andreae
Illustrated by:
Vanessa Cabban
A funny and tender picture book about waiting for a new brother or sister to arrive.There's a house inside my mummy,Where my little brother grows,Or maybe it's my little sisterNo one really knows.Waiting for a new brother or sister to arrive can be a confusing and worrying time for young children. Sharing this simple rhyming story together is the perfect way to reassure your little one and involve them in all the excitement. Told with humour and warmth by Giles Andreae, the author of much-loved family favourite Giraffes Can't Dance.'A great book for sharing with your first born while your second is still in the 'tummy house'' - The TimesA note from the author:'When my wife became pregnant for the second time, I was talking to Flinn, our 2-year old son, about what was going to take place and how exciting it would be for him to have a brother or sister. I started to think about it as though I were a young child myself ... 'There's a house inside my mummy' was a phrase that just popped into my head, and from then on the book was a joy to write.'
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The Twelve Dancing Princesses

By Brothers Grimm, Jane Ray
Authors:
Brothers Grimm
Illustrated by:
Jane Ray
Where do the king's beautiful daughters disappear to night after night? And who can solve the mystery of the twelve pairs of dancing slippers, worn to shreds by the morning? Internationally acclaimed illustrator Jane Ray, vividly brings to life the fun-loving princesses of the classic Grimm fairy tale, as they boldly escape the confines of their father's castle. With its sumptuous, detailed illustrations and gold and silver highlights, The Twelve Dancing Princesses is a perfect gift to treasure.
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That Pesky Rat

By Lauren Child
Authors:
Lauren Child
A funny, touching tale about friendship and belonging, from Children's Laureate Lauren Child. Rat lives in dustbin number 3, Grubby Alley. At night, when he's tucked up in his crisp packet, Rat looks up at all the cosy windows and wonders what it would be like to belong to somebody. To be an actual pet. To have a home of his own. Lauren Child is the Kate Greenaway medal winning creator of the bestselling Charlie & Lola series.'Another little masterpiece from Lauren Child, whose stories and quirky pictures leave you helpless with laughter' - Mail on Sunday'Clever, rewarding and hugely enjoyable' - Guardian
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  • Twelfth Night

    By Andrew Matthews, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Andrew Matthews
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    Twins cause trouble in this classic Shakespeare comedy! With notes on Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre and Appearance in Twefth Night. 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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  • The Tempest

    By Andrew Matthews, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Andrew Matthews
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    A charming retelling of this magical tale of power and justice. With Notes on Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre and Power in the Tempest. 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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  • Titchy Witch And The Bully-Boggarts

    By Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
    Authors:
    Rose Impey
    Illustrated by:
    Katharine McEwen
    When Titchy-witch turns Gobby-goblin's nose into a sausage, he gets his cousins, the Bully Boggarts, to teach her a lesson . . . but Titchy-witch comes up with her best spell yet!
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  • Titchy Witch And The Magic Party

    By Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
    Authors:
    Rose Impey
    Illustrated by:
    Katharine McEwen
    Titchy-witch is having her first party, but it isn't going very well . . . until she starts to wave her magic wand!
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  • Titchy Witch And The Stray Dragon

    By Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
    Authors:
    Rose Impey
    Illustrated by:
    Katharine McEwen
    Titchy-witch loves her pet dragon but she can only keep him while he's small. When the dragon begins to grow BIG, Titchy-witch needs an extra-special spell to save her precious pet.
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  • Titchy Witch And The Disappearing Baby

    By Rose Impey, Katharine McEwen
    Authors:
    Rose Impey
    Illustrated by:
    Katharine McEwen
    Titchy-witch doesn't think much of her noisy new sister. But when she puts a spell on the baby, it doesn't work quite the way she expects!
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  • The Truth Cookie

    By Fiona Dunbar
    Authors:
    Fiona Dunbar
    Lulu Baker's dad has a new love, Varaminta le Bone. She's a sizzling sensation...and pure poison. How can Lulu make her dad see Varaminta for who she really is? A mysterious recipe book and some very unusual ingredients might just do the trick...
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    Tilly And The Badgers

    By Joan Lingard, Sarah Warburton
    Authors:
    Joan Lingard
    Illustrated by:
    Sarah Warburton
    Who is making badgers fight dogs for sport near Tilly's home? Do the new boy at school and his family have anything to do with it? Tilly and William are determined to find out.
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  • Tia The Tulip Fairy

    By Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
    Authors:
    Daisy Meadows
    Illustrated by:
    Georgie Ripper
    The Petal Fairies have a very important job - together with their magic petals they help to make sure that flowers grow and bloom in the human world. But after Jack Frost sent his goblins to steal the magic petals in the hope they would help to grow flowers in his cold and dreary ice castle, the petals have ended up scattered in the human world. Rachel and Kirsty must help the Tia the Tulip Fairy, Pippa the Poppy Fairy, Louise the Lily Fairy, Charlotte the Sunflower Fairy, Olivia the Orchid Fairy, Danielle the Daisy Fairy and Ella the Rose Fairy to find their magic petals before the goblins get their hands on them. But this time Jack Frost has given the goblins a wand to help them - he's determined to get those petals before the fairies do, whatever it takes!Will the girls be able to find Tia's magic tulip petal first?
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  • Things

    By Lauren Child
    Authors:
    Lauren Child
    A first concepts board book with a delightfully quirky Charlie and Lola twist, from Children's Laureate Lauren Child.Lola says, "I like twirly things and furry things and finding things. I am not keen on ouchy things but mostly I nearly like almost everything.'Little ones will love following Lola as she explores and makes sense of the world around her, grouping everyday objects into categories - such as 'furry things', 'ouchy things' and 'twirly things'.Created with classic Charlie and Lola style, this brilliant board book will encourage children to look creatively at the world around them.Also available: Shapes, Opposites and NumbersAs seen on Cbeebies!
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    Tigers Love to Say Goodnight

    By Sue Mongredien, Sebastien Braun
    Authors:
    Sue Mongredien
    Illustrated by:
    Sebastien Braun
    Do you know how a monkey tidies his toys? Or how a pirate has a bath? Or even, how a fairy washes her face? Find out how all your favourite storybook characters get ready for bed in this delightfully dreamy sleepytime story.
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  • Twist Cottage

    By Anthony Horowitz
    Authors:
    Anthony Horowitz
    Two spooky short stories by Anthony Horowitz, a master-storyteller and the best-selling author of the Alex Rider series.All the previous owners of Twist Cottage have died in mysterious circumstances. Just a coincidence, thinks Ben, when he, his father and his unpleasant new stepmother move in. But then he starts to discover the cottage's secret . . .
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  • Theseus and The Minotaur

    By Saviour Pirotta, Jan Lewis
    Authors:
    Saviour Pirotta
    Illustrated by:
    Jan Lewis
    Every year the King of Athens has to send some of his people to evil King Minos for his man-eating minotaur. His brave son Theseus wants to stop it - will he succeed?
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  • Tusk the Mighty Mammoth

    By Adam Blade
    Authors:
    Adam Blade
    Tusk the Mighty Mammoth rules the rotting forests of Gorgonia. She terrorises the rebels at war with evil wizard Malvel and holds a good Beast captive. All the good Beasts are imprisoned and Tom must save them. Will he defeat Tusk before Malvel's guards track him down?Don't miss:TORGOR THE MINOTAUR - SKOR THE WINGED STALLION - NARGA THE SEA MONSTER - KAYMON THE GORGON HOUND - STING THE SCORPION MAN
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  • Tiger-lily Gold

    By Fiona Dunbar
    Authors:
    Fiona Dunbar
    Rorie and Elsie's parents are missing, and time is running out. The mission to rescue them will take the girls on a dangerous journey, deep into the nerve centre of the corporate machine that is robbing people of their identities. Can the Silk sisters reach their mum and dad before it's too late?
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  • The Truth Cookie

    By Fiona Dunbar
    Authors:
    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 Lulu and her magic cookbook, based on Fiona Dunbar's bestselling LULU BAKER trilogy. To coincide with this exciting new series, Orchard Books are releasing three TV tie-in editions so you can read all about Lulu's magical adventures first!In The Truth Cookie, Lulu Baker's dad has a new love, Varaminta le Bone. She's a sizzling sensation...and pure poison. How can Lulu make her dad see Varaminta for who she really is? A mysterious recipe book and some very unusual ingredients might just do the trick...
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  • Tess the Sea Turtle Fairy

    By Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
    Authors:
    Daisy Meadows
    Illustrated by:
    Georgie Ripper
    Rachel and Kirsty are visiting Kirsty's grandmother by the sea for their spring break. One morning they spot a very sparkly shell on the beach and it whisks them away to Fairyland! It's the occasion of the yearly Ocean Gala, where Shannon the Ocean Fairy plays her Magical Golden Conch Shell to ensure that the seas and oceans remain peaceful and ordered for the year ahead. But Jack Frost is there to ruin things for everyone! His pesky goblins break the Magical Golden Conch Shell into seven pieces as they try to steal it and the pieces are whisked away into the oceans of the human world. Queen Titania uses her magic to send seven magical sea creatures to guard the pieces of the shell, but the Ocean Fairies, and Rachel and Kirsty must get the pieces back before chaos takes over the oceans! Can they outwit Jack Frost and his goblins and make the oceans a safe and happy place for everyone once again...?In this fifth book in the series, Tess the Sea Turtle Fairy must find her missing creature and track down another missing piece of the shell, with the help of Rachel and Kirsty.
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