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The Nursery Storybook

By Georgie Adams, Peter Utton, Adjoa Andoh
Authors:
Georgie Adams
Illustrated by:
Peter Utton
Read by:
Adjoa Andoh
The book that every family needs, containing all the traditional stories that small children should first hear. Every one of them is universally known and loved: Little Red Riding Hood, The Elves and the Shoemaker, The Three Billy Goats Gruff, The Real Princess, The Gingerbread Man, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, The Three Little Pigs and Jack and the Beanstalk.(P)2004 Orion Publishing Group.Ltd
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  • Naomi the Netball Fairy

    By Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
    Authors:
    Daisy Meadows
    Illustrated by:
    Georgie Ripper
    The Sporty Fairies are in need of Rachel and Kirsty's help. Everyone in Fairyland is preparing for the Fairy Olympics, but Jack Frost and his goblins have stolen the magic sporty items so they can win by cheating! What's more, with the items missing, everyone in the human world is playing sports really badly, and so the human Olympics is in danger of being ruined too! So where is Naomi's Magic Netball...?
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  • A New Pet

    By Claire Llewellyn, Jacqueline East
    Authors:
    Claire Llewellyn
    Illustrated by:
    Jacqueline East
    Start Reading is a new series of highly enjoyable books for beginning readers at KS1. They have been carefully graded to correspond to the Book Bands now widely used in schools. This enables readers to be sure that they choose books that match their own ability. There is very careful and gentle graduation from Band to Band. The books can be shared with an adult or read independently. They promote the enjoyment of reading through reading real, satisfying stories with a beginning, a middle and an end. This is a series of 4 books at band 3 of the Start Reading programme. Pip's Pets is about Pip and his pets- Coco the cat, Digby the Dog, Sid and the snake and the perfect pet.
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  • No Dinner for Anansi

    By Trish Cooke, Emma Shaw Smith
    Authors:
    Trish Cooke
    Illustrated by:
    Emma Shaw Smith
    Anansi likes to play tricks all the time, but when Turtle invites Anansi to dinner, he is in for a real surprise!
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  • Nicole the Beach Fairy

    By Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
    Authors:
    Daisy Meadows
    Illustrated by:
    Georgie Ripper
    Rachel and Kirsty are so excited about returning to Rainspell Island for a holiday! But their hearts sink when they go to their favourite beach and see that it's covered in litter. They're determined to clean it up, but they need a very special fairy friend to help them...
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    Nessie The Loch Ness Monster

    By Richard Brassey
    Authors:
    Richard Brassey
    Millions of years ago, the northern tip of Scotland was a separate island, until it crashed into the mainland. The prehistoric sea monsters rushed to escape ... all except for Nessie! Ever since, people have claimed to see her as vehemently as others have denied her existence. And there have been some crazed and cunning plans to trap this elusive creature. What are the facts and what is only legend? With humour and historical accuracy, Richard Brassey tells the irresistible tale for readers everywhere.
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  • A New Baby Arrives

    By Nicola Barber
    Authors:
    Nicola Barber
    This photographic book tells the story of the arrival of a new baby into the family, and explores the confusing and often worrying feelings that a child might experience when a younger brother or sister comes along. It provides an ideal starting point for young children and adults to discuss first experiences.'The Big Day' series is aimed at helping young children to understand and cope with change. Using simple sentences, the books offer guidance through first experiences such as moving house, starting school and going to hospital.
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  • The New Hide-out

    By Catherine Coe, Jan Mccafferty
    Authors:
    Catherine Coe
    Illustrated by:
    Jan Mccafferty
    Casper and his best friend, Pete, love being cowboys! But their cowboy hide-out is a bit old and small. Can they find a better one? Or will they discover that they prefer home, sweet home?
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  • The Not-So-Evil Stepmother

    By Katie Dale
    Authors:
    Katie Dale
    In fairy tales we often findthat stepmothers are so unkind.But listen, folks, that's just not true -here's a different tale for you...
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  • Noah's Ark

    By Georgie Adams, Anna Cynthia Leplar
    Authors:
    Georgie Adams
    Illustrated by:
    Anna Cynthia Leplar
    Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey. Georgie Adams' retelling of the story of Noah and the flood is written with delightful simplicity, and illustrated with charming soft watercolours in this full colour book, perfect for Early Readers.
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  • Nina the Birthday Cake Fairy

    By Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
    Authors:
    Daisy Meadows
    Illustrated by:
    Georgie Ripper
    All of Kirsty's friends and family have come to her birthday party - but her cake has disappeared! Jack Frost has stolen Kirsty's birthday cake and Nina the Birthday Cake Fairy's magical charm. Can the girls catch him before all birthday cakes are spoiled forever? Join Rachel and Kirsty and meet a new fairy friend in each magical adventure!
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  • Not Giving Up: I Can Do It

    By Pat Thomas, Lesley Harker
    Authors:
    Pat Thomas
    Illustrated by:
    Lesley Harker
    A beautifully illustrated picture book about perseverance and not giving up. It explains that most of us don't get things right first time, and shows young children how learning to do new things, with a little patience, can make life more rewarding. Notes for parents and teachers at the back of the book provide valuable advice for how to share this book with your child or class. Written by a trained psychotherapist, journalist and parent, and illustrated by an experienced children's book artist, this title is part of an acclaimed and successful series of picture-book non-fiction for Early Years. Books in the series give advice and promote interaction between children, parents, and teachers on a wide variety of personal, social and emotional issues.
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  • Nicki the Holiday Camp Fairy

    By Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
    Authors:
    Daisy Meadows
    Illustrated by:
    Georgie Ripper
    Holiday camp is one of the best things about summer, thanks to Nicki the Holiday Camp Fairy! Rachel and Kirsty have been looking forward to camp for months, but everything is going wrong. Can they help Nicki fix things, before the whole summer is ruined?
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    Nanny Fox

    By Georgie Adams, Selina Young
    Authors:
    Georgie Adams
    Illustrated by:
    Selina Young
    Arnold Fox loves chickens - not to eat, just as friends. So Arnold packs his bags and goes to the farm where he becomes Nanny Fox to Mrs Buff Orpington's six fluffy chicks. But one night his brother and sister come hunting...
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  • Near Water

    By Honor Head
    Authors:
    Honor Head
    The 'Popcorn' series aims to develop children's knowledge and understanding of the world by covering a wide range of topics in a fun, colourful and interactive way. Near Water raises children's awareness of how to stay safe when playing in or by water. It also includes a safety quiz at the end of the book.
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  • Nelson Mandela

    By Sarah Ridley
    Authors:
    Sarah Ridley
    An engaging first-look at some of the most important and influential people in history. Nelson Mandela is famous for his passionate fight against aparthied in South Africa, becoming its first black president.He is one of history's most important leaders.
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  • Now You Know Science: Bright Light

    By Terry Jennings, Honor Head
    Authors:
    Terry Jennings, Honor Head
    What helps you to see? Light from the sun and electric lights!Bright Light shows you how light works to help you see during the day and at night. Lively text, colourful pictures and fun puzzles help you to learn all about light.Part of the series Now You Know Science - 6 titles that cover fun science topics.
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  • No Hitting, Henry

    By Lisa Regan
    Authors:
    Lisa Regan
    Doing the right thing isn't always easy! Like all children, Henry sometimes gets angry when things don't go his way, and sometimes he hits, too! For example, if he's feeling left out of a game, or if he's bored at the shops with his dad. But how can he stay calm?This book explores different scenarios that would make a child want to hit or pinch and then give three possible ways of dealing with this, one of which is right and the other two are wrong. Can you decide which is the right thing to do?
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  • Nicolaus Copernicus

    By Sarah Ridley
    Authors:
    Sarah Ridley
    Super Scientists are first biographies introducing some of the world's great scientists, simply retelling their lives and explaining why their work was important. Illustrated with archive images and photographs, the chronology of each lifetime is emphasised by a timeline that runs through the book. Nicolaus Copernicus tells the story of this key scientific figure - covering his origins as the son of a merchant through his education in Poland and Italy, his work in astronomy and mathematics, the development of his theories about the universe and his legacy today.
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  • Northern Ireland

    By Alice Harman
    Authors:
    Alice Harman
    Read all about Northern Ireland, its location within the UK and Europe, its history, geographical features, landmarks, capital city, people and industry, weather, coasts, towns and countryside areas.This series uses maps and atlases to look at the locations, geography and weather patterns.A simple fun picture quiz helps readers to recall what they have read.A perfect one-stop-shop for help with homework assignments!Key Stage 1 of the curriculum focuses on the study of Great Britain - an excellent classroom resource.Broad-ranging appeal for nursery age through to Key Stage 1 and 2.
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