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Girlhood

By Cat Clarke
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Cat Clarke
Real, compulsive and intense: Cat Clarke is the queen of emotional suspense. For fans of Jandy Nelson, Paula Hawkins, and Megan Abbott.'Emotive, creepy AND funny. A quality page-turner' SARAH CROSSAN'A new Cat Clarke novel is always something to celebrate and Girlhood could be her best yet' JUNO DAWSONHarper has tried to forget the past and fit in at expensive boarding school Duncraggan Academy. Her new group of friends are tight; the kind of girls who Harper knows have her back. But Harper can't escape the guilt of her twin sister's Jenna's death, and her own part in it - and she knows noone else will ever really understand. But new girl Kirsty seems to get Harper in ways she never expected. She has lost a sister too. Harper finally feels secure. She finally feels...loved. As if she can grow beyond the person she was when Jenna died. Then Kirsty's behaviour becomes more erratic. Why is her life a perfect mirror of Harper's? And why is she so obsessed with Harper's lost sister? Soon, Harper's closeness with Kirsty begins to threaten her other relationships, and her own sense of identity. How can Harper get back to the person she wants to be, and to the girls who mean the most to her?A darkly compulsive story about love, death, and growing up under the shadow of grief.
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  • Ghost Plane

    By Eleanor Hawken, Eleanor Hawken, Steve May, Lee Maxwell Simpson
    Authors:
    Eleanor Hawken, Eleanor Hawken
    Illustrated by:
    Steve May
    Read by:
    Lee Maxwell Simpson
    As every respectable scientist knows, messing with the space-time continuum is more trouble than it's worth. That's why Felix Frost, secret child genius, has locked up his time machine for good. Yes, sir. But, when your best friend is an adventure-loving bossy pants and you've got a history project to do. Well, that changes things. When Missy and Felix visit Bill Hudson, Missy's great grandfather, to ask him about his years as a pilot in WW2, he tells them the story of the ghost plane: a fighter jet that went out on a routine mission, and when it came back, its pilot had vanished. Join Felix, Missy and Einstein as they dust off the time machine to travel back to England, 1943. Can they solve the mystery of the ghost plane without getting caught out as time travellers? Or worse, spies!(P)2016 WF Howes Ltd
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  • Good Idea, Amelia Jane!

    By Enid Blyton
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    Enid Blyton
    Enid Blyton's Amelia Jane is big, bad and the world's naughtiest toy!Amelia Jane is full of mischievous ideas. This time, she hides things inside poor old bear's tummy, pours water down everyone's clothes and swaps the toys' wind-up keys so that clockwork robot is jumping like a rabbit. But the other toys are not letting her get away with. One day, when Amelia is fast asleep, they paint spots on her to make her think she's got measles.Ten mischievous tales from the world's naughtiest toy! First published separately in the 1950s, this collection contains the original texts and illustrations by Deborah Allwright, cover by Alex T. Smith (2011):Amelia Jane's SpotsGood Idea, Amelia Jane!Come Now, Amelia Jane!Amelia Jane and the Sailor DollOh! Amelia Jane!Tit for Tat, Amelia Jane!Bother You, Amelia Jane!It's Raining, Amelia Jane!Amelia Jane and the KeysAmelia Jane and the Records
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  • Gubbix the Poison Fish

    By Adam Blade
    Authors:
    Adam Blade
    Max and Lia are trying to escape the Lost Lagoon...but Cora Blackheart has saved the most terrifying Robobeast for last. How will they evade the poisoned spines of Gubbix the blowfish?The last thrilling book in Sea Quest Series 4: The Lost Lagoon. Don't miss the rest of the series:Rekkar the Screeching Orca, Tragg the Ice Bear and Horvos the Horror Bird!
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  • Guinea Pigs Online 2

    By Amanda Swift, Jennifer Gray, Oliver Hembrough
    Authors:
    Amanda Swift, Jennifer Gray
    Read by:
    Oliver Hembrough
    Furry Towers promises the best food and fabulous facilities for guinea pigs - Fuzzy and Coco are so excited! But when they arrive, the friends find themselves in a smelly old hutch with only mouldy lettuce to eat. Coco is not impressed! And it soon becomes clear that something terribly sinister is going on at Furry Towers - can the friends save the day again?(P)2013 WF Howes Ltd
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  • Guinea Pigs Online

    By Amanda Swift, Jennifer Gray, Oliver Hembrough
    Authors:
    Amanda Swift, Jennifer Gray
    Read by:
    Oliver Hembrough
    Fuzzy and Coco are guinea pigs who live with their kindly owners, Ben and Henrietta Bliss. Coco likes to spend her days pampering herself and listening to harp concertos. Fuzzy is much more down to earth - he is a passionate cook who wants nothing more than to learn to make delicious meals for Ben and Henrietta. So when Fuzzy spots an ad run by glamorous local chef Scarlet Cleaver stating 'Guinea Pigs Wanted', he is enormously excited - what a chance to learn some cooking skills! Coco warns him that the ad is not what he thinks, but he won't listen; when she's not looking, he sneaks off to find the restaurant. And so Coco has to get online to try track Fuzzy down. But when Micespace reveals that guinea pigs from all over town have been taken away in a van by Scarlet Cleaver herself, Coco must set off on a rescue mission to prevent Fuzzy from ending up as main course on The Meat Cleaver's menu! (P)2013 WF Howes Ltd
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  • The Ghost Sea

    By Damian Harvey, Mark Oliver
    Authors:
    Damian Harvey
    Illustrated by:
    Mark Oliver
    Meet Crank and Al ... robots on the run.When their spacecraft crashlands in the middle of the Ghost Sea, the four friends think things can't get any worse - but they're wrong. Not everything in the Ghost Sea is as dead as it seems, and our heroes soon find themselves running for their lives ...A refreshed cover look for this well-loved series, illustrated by the incomparable Mark Oliver. Read on with The Tin Man, Tunnel Racers, Razorbites, Powerball and Aquanauts.
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  • Grashkor the Beast Guard

    By Adam Blade
    Authors:
    Adam Blade
    Tom's best friend, Elenna, has been kidnapped by evil Malvel! Grashkor the Beast Guard is holding her prisoner in his dark prison - the Chamber of Pain! Can Tom rescue her from Grashkor's deadly clutches?Don't miss Beast Quest series 10: The Master of the Beasts NOCTILA THE DEATH OWL SHAMANI THE RAGING FLAME LUSTOR THE ACID DART VOLTREX THE TWO-HEADED OCTOPUS TECTON THE ARMOUR-PLATED GIANT DOOMSKULL THE KING OF FEAR
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  • A Giant Slice of Horrid Henry 3-in-1

    By Francesca Simon, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Francesca Simon
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    Horrid Henry creates havoc wherever he goes. To his well-meaning parents and to every adult whose path he crosses, he is the ultimate nightmare child. His naughtiness is of the kind all children secretly admire and few dare to aspire to. He doesn't always mean to be bad, but the best- laid plans have a habit of going wrong...This bumper 3-in-1 collection contains Horrid Henry's Stinkbomb, Horrid Henry's Underpants and Horrid Henry Meets the Queen. Horrid Henry is illustrated by Tony Ross, who also illustrates David Walliams' children's books, as well as his own picture books.
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  • The Grerks

    By Kes Gray
    Authors:
    Kes Gray
    Ever played fetch with a four-eyed Grerk or made pancakes with a giant orange squurm? Nelly isn't scared of monsters. In fact she babysits for them. Every night, Nelly the monster sitter looks after a new friend, but its never easy...Glug, the baby Grerk, has four eyes instead of two, two tongues instead of one and six legs instead of two...so giving him a bath is going to be six times the challenge.
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  • Guardian Angel

    By Robert Muchamore
    Authors:
    Robert Muchamore
    The fourteenth title in the number one bestselling CHERUB series! Ryan has saved Ethan's life more than once. Ethan thinks he must be a guardian angel. But Ryan works for CHERUB, a secret organisation with one key advantage: even experienced criminals never suspect that children are spying on them. Ethan's family runs a billion-dollar criminal empire and Ryan's job is to destroy it. Can Ryan complete his mission without destroying Ethan as well? For official purposes, these children do not exist.
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    Girls Like You: Maddy

    By Kate Petty
    Authors:
    Kate Petty
    Sand, sea and holiday romance are in store for four friends one summer.Maddy's in Barbados, where she's sure she'll find a boyfriend - she's never had any difficulty before.
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    Girls Like You: Josie

    By Kate Petty
    Authors:
    Kate Petty
    Sand, sea and holiday romance are in store for four friends one summer.Josie is about to find out what happens when you fall for your best friend's boyfriend.
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    Girls Like You: Zoe

    By Kate Petty
    Authors:
    Kate Petty
    Sand, sea and holiday romance are in store for four friends one summer.Zoe is drawn to someone unexpected when she joins a drama project.
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    Girls Like You: Holly

    By Kate Petty
    Authors:
    Kate Petty
    Sand, sea and holiday romance are in store for four friends one summer.Holly is already in love with a boy she met in Barbados but will her dream last?
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    Girls Like You: Alex

    By Kate Petty
    Authors:
    Kate Petty
    Sand, sea and holiday romance are in store for four friends one summer.Alex finds herself getting distracted playing mixed double in a tennis tournament.
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    Girls Like You: Sophie

    By Kate Petty
    Authors:
    Kate Petty
    Sand, sea and holiday romance are in store for four friends one summer.Sophie goes to France where no one but the boy in the next tent seems interested. And she definitely doesn't fancy him.
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    Girls Like You: Charlotte

    By Kate Petty
    Authors:
    Kate Petty
    Sand, sea and holiday romance are in store for four friends one summer.Charlotte's in the Lake District as usual... and in love with the boy next door as usual!
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    Girls Like You: Hannah

    By Kate Petty
    Authors:
    Kate Petty
    Sand, sea and holiday romance are in store for four friends one summer.Hannah's on a music course but will she find love there?
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    Graffiti Moon

    By Cath Crowley
    Authors:
    Cath Crowley
    'We've got at least seven hours to get what we want before the sun comes up.'School is over, and Lucy has the perfect way to celebrate: tonight she's going to find Shadow, the mysterious graffiti artist whose work appears all over the city. Somewhere in the glassy darkness, he's out there, spraying colour, birds and blue sky on the night. And Lucy knows that a guy who paints like Shadow is someone she could fall for - really fall for.The last person Lucy wants to spend this night with is Ed, the guy she's managed to avoid since punching him in the nose on the most awkward date of her life. But when Ed tells Lucy he knows where to find Shadow, the two of them are suddenly on an all-night search to places where Shadow's pieces of heartbreak and escape echo off the city walls. And what Lucy can't see is the one thing that's right before her eyes.
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