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  • Horrid Henry's Jolly Holidays

    By Francesca Simon, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Francesca Simon
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    Celebrate a truly horrid Christmas with Horrid Henry and this festive storybook bind-up.Packed with six favourite Horrid Henry stories, plus bonus content to make sure Christmas is stuffed full of cheeky festive fun.This is the perfect stocking filler for Horrid Henry fans everywhere!Stories included are:Horrid Henry and the Dinner Guests Horrid Henry's HikeHorrid Henry Robs the Bank Horrid Henry Goes ShoppingHorrid Henry's InvasionHorrid Henry's Horrid Weekend
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  • Horrid Henry's Jumbo Joke Book (3-in-1)

    By Francesca Simon, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Francesca Simon
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    The next three Horrid Henry joke books - HORRID HENRY'S HILARIOUSLY HORRID JOKE BOOK, HORRID HENRY'S PURPLE HAND GANG JOKE BOOK and HORRID HENRY'S ALL-TIME FAVOURITE JOKE BOOK - collected together in one outrageously funny bumper volume. Horrid Henry fans will laugh their heads off!
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  • Hopes and Screams

    By Heather Nuhfer, Josh Howard
    Authors:
    Heather Nuhfer
    Illustrated by:
    Josh Howard
    Your uhhh-ltimate source for gossip has been taken over by none other than Frankie Stein! The voltageous ghoul wants to make a name for herself by putting together a freaky-fab new issue of the online magazine - the Gory Gazette - and she needs all her best ghoulfriends to pitch in.But her GFFs are a bit distracted: Deuce's snakes are mad at Cleo, Howleen steals Clawdeen's designs and Draculaura puts the wrong potion in her Home Ick cookies! Can Abbey, Ghoulia and Robecca help Frankie sort out her friends and pull off the best issue ever?Find out what the mysterious editor-in-chief thinks of Frankie's work in this fangtastic collection of new graphic stories from Monster High!
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  • Hugless Douglas activity book app

    By David Melling
    Authors:
    David Melling
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  • Hello, Hugless Douglas! World Book Day 2014

    By David Melling
    Authors:
    David Melling
    Join Douglas for playtime, friend time and story time! How should the perfect day end for this hug-loving bear?Especially created for World Book Day 2014 and starring the much-loved Hugless Douglas, this charming story follows Douglas and his friends through a fun-filled day. Featuring a gallery of hugs, this is the ideal introduction to the world of Hugless Douglas for young children.
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  • Hedgehogs in the Hall

    By Lucy Daniels
    Authors:
    Lucy Daniels
    Animal Ark is the veterinary surgery run by Mandy Hope's parents. If there are animals to be protected or looked after, Mandy is always there to help.Mandy's friend James has a labrador called Blackie. When Blackie disturbs a family of hedgehogs all hell breaks loose! The mother breaks her legs - and her babies are kidnapped by the next-door neighbour. How can Mandy and James safely release the animals into the wild?HEDGEHOGS IN THE HALL is one of the best-loved ANIMAL ARK stories. Have you read them all?
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  • Hunter Huntsman's Story

    By Shannon Hale
    Authors:
    Shannon Hale
    At Ever After High, an enchanting boarding school, the children of fairytale legends prepare themselves to fulfill their destinies as the next generation of Snow Whites, Prince Charmings and Evil Queens . . . whether they want to or not. Each year on Legacy Day, students sign the Storybook of Legends to seal their scripted fates. For generations, the Village of Book End has whispered that refusing to sign means The End - both for a story and for a life. As the daughter of the Evil Queen, Raven Queen's destiny is to follow in her mother's wicked footsteps, but evil is so not Raven's style. She's starting to wonder, what if she rewrote her own story? The royal Apple White, daughter of the Fairest of Them All, has a happy ever after planned for herself, but it depends upon Raven feeding her a poison apple in their future. What if Raven doesn't sign the Storybook of Legends? It could mean a happily never after for them both.
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    Heart-Shaped

    By Siobhan Parkinson
    Authors:
    Siobhan Parkinson
    Written with sensitivity, humour and a lightness of touch, HEART-SHAPED is a companion to Siobhan Parkinson's highly-acclaimed novel, BRUISED - for fans of Meg Rosoff, Aidan Chambers and David Levithan.Annie makes a startling discovery one day - and everything changes. She fears for the safety of her boyfriend Jonno, who has vanished, knowing he is in desperate trouble. Feeling alone, she clings to her dad, her only parent, but he can't fill in all the gaps in the puzzle that is Annie's life. Nor can her best friend. To do that, Annie has to look into her past and understand who her mother was, what happened to her and why.So the truth behind Jonno's disappearance - which is the story in BRUISED - becomes a mirror for what's happening in Annie's own life. The reader is desperate for him to come back, so that Annie can fully fit the pieces of her existence back together.
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  • Horrid Henry Complete Collection

    By Francesca Simon, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Francesca Simon
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    A bumper collection of all 21 Horrid Henry storybooks about everyone's favourite horrid boy, including: Horrid Henry, Horrid Henry and the Secret Club, Horrid Henry Tricks the Tooth Fairy, Horrid Henry's Nits, Horrid Henry Gets Rich Quick, Horrid Henry's Haunted House, Horrid Henry and the Mummy's Curse, Horrid Henry's Revenge, Horrid Henry and the Bogey Babysitter, Horrid Henry's Stinkbomb, Horrid Henry's Underpants, Horrid Henry Meets the Queen, Horrid Henry and the Mega-Mean Time Machine, Horrid Henry and the Football Fiend, Horrid Henry's Christmas Cracker, Horrid Henry and the Abominable Snowman, Horrid Henry Robs the Bank, Horrid Henry Wakes the Dead, Horrid Henry Rocks, Horrid Henry and the Zombie Vampire and Horrid Henry's Monster Movie.
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  • How to Stop a Viking Invasion

    By Dominic Barker, Hannah Shaw
    Authors:
    Dominic Barker
    Illustrated by:
    Hannah Shaw
    In this Guide to Trouble, Max and Molly will show you, clever reader:1. How to spot a VIKING even when he is in disguise2. How to chase a VIKING even when he is riding a motorbike3. How to accidentally-also-at-the-same-time stop a REAL-LIFE VIKING INVASION!
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  • Henry VIII

    By Harriet Castor
    Authors:
    Harriet Castor
    Exciting stories about famous people, outlining their lives and the important events which made them memorable. Every page features easy-to-follow text and a black-and-white line drawing to help bring these events to life. Each title gives further facts about the famous person and the times in which he or she lived, plus a comprehensive time line detailing key dates. Henry VIII is an exciting tale of kings and queens, jousting knights and grisly executions. It explains how Henry took power away from the Church in his quest for an heir to inherit his kingdom.
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  • How to Build an Abominable Snowman

    By Dominic Barker, Hannah Shaw
    Authors:
    Dominic Barker
    Illustrated by:
    Hannah Shaw
    In this Guide to Trouble, Max and Molly will show you, clever reader:1. How to get snowed in with only EMERGENCY BEANS for tea.2. How to snowplough the street so Mum can buy PIZZA instead.3. How to accidentally-also-at-the-same-time build a real-life ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN!
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    Hothouse Flower

    By Rose Impey
    Authors:
    Rose Impey
    Who would have thought that being run over by a bus could save your life? Chloe is the only child of egg-head parents - and she's been home-schooled for years because her parents are sure it's the best way to nurture her 'special talents'. So Chloe feels isolated and doesn't have any friends of her own age. But when Chloe is in an accident and ends up on the children's ward of a hospital, for all of her super-education she realises she's got a lot to learn about real life! And Chloe starts to wonder if her parents determination to keep her at home isn't really just about her 'special talents'...
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  • Hansel and Gretel

    By Anne Walter, David Lopez
    Authors:
    Anne Walter
    Illustrated by:
    David Lopez
    Hansel and Gretel are lost in the woods, when they discover a house made of gingerbread! but when they start eating, a wicked old witch opens the door...
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  • How to be a Genius

    By Dominic Barker, Hannah Shaw
    Authors:
    Dominic Barker
    Illustrated by:
    Hannah Shaw
    In this Guide to Trouble, Max and Molly will show you, clever reader:1. How to mend a puncture WITH MUD2. How to cover Mr Everett's dog WITH  MUD3. How to accidentally-also-at-the-same-time be a real-life GENIUS!
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  • How to Catch a Criminal

    By Dominic Barker, Hannah Shaw
    Authors:
    Dominic Barker
    Illustrated by:
    Hannah Shaw
    In this Guide to Trouble, Max and Molly will show you, clever reader:1. How to kick a ball into Mrs Quibble's garden. AGAIN.2. How to (politely) arrest Mrs Quibble for STEALING THE BALL.3. How to accidentally also-at-the-same-time catch a REAL-LIFE CRIMINAL!Don't miss the other forthcoming titles in the series:HOW TO BE A GENIUSHOW TO BUILD AN ABOMINABLE SNOWMANHOW TO STOP A VIKING INVASIONMax and Molly's Guide to Trouble: How To Catch A Criminal by Dominic Barker and Hannah Shaw has been selected for the Read by Yourself category of Richard and Judy's Children's Book Club 2011.
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  • Huckleberry Finn

    The adventures of Huck after his escape from his brutal father, and his growing friendship with Jim, the slave who is also on the run. As they journey down the Mississippi, their wit and courage are all they have to help them escape their pursuers.
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  • The Hunchback Of Notre Dame

    The famous story of the ugliest man in Paris, Quasimodo, and the beautiful gypsey dancer Esmeralda who casts her spell over all men who see her, with tragic results. Can Quasimodo's love for Esmeralda save her?
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