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Commotion In The Ocean

By Giles Andreae, David Wojtowycz
Authors:
Giles Andreae
Illustrated by:
David Wojtowycz
Dive into the ocean in this noisy rhyming romp, from the author of international best-seller Giraffes Can't Dance. Bursting with bright, bold illustrations and packed with favourite sea creatures - including sharks, whales, octopuses and more! - this bestselling picture book from an award-winning creative team is a delight to read aloud and share with young children.
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The Collection

By Laurence Anholt, Arthur Robins
Authors:
Laurence Anholt
Illustrated by:
Arthur Robins
This collection features ten funny fairy tales with hilarious illustrations. Read about the king with the silliest name, how Cinderboy scored that winning goal, how Snow White got to sing on Top of the Pops and other seriously silly stories.
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  • Celts

    By Peter Chrisp
    Authors:
    Peter Chrisp
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    Cartwheels in the Kitchen

    By David Melling
    Authors:
    David Melling
    Cartwheeling bears, very loud penguins and cycling cows are just a few of the wonderfully funny creatures appearing in a book all about animal and toddler movement, created by David Melling, bestselling creator of the Hugless Douglas series.
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  • Cinderboy

    By Laurence Anholt, Arthur Robins
    Authors:
    Laurence Anholt
    Illustrated by:
    Arthur Robins
    Cinderboy needs some magical help from the TV Godmother. How else will he get to the big Cup Final?
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    Can You Catch a Mermaid?

    By Jane Ray
    Authors:
    Jane Ray
    Have you ever seen a mermaid? Eliza has! And this is the story of how she and a little mermaid became the most inseperable of friends . . . A perfectly bewitching picture book filled with myth and mystery from the award-winning Jane Ray.
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  • Clarice Bean, Utterly Me

    By Lauren Child
    Authors:
    Lauren Child
    The brilliantly original first novel from Children's Laureate Lauren Child - starring the fabulously feisty Clarice Bean! Clarice Bean loves reading the adventures of Ruby Redfort, ace girl detective and secret undercover agent. Ruby is always going on exciting missions. Whilst all Clarice gets to do is go to the local shop on her own . . . But when Clarice and her best friend, Betty Moody, decide to do their school project on the Ruby Redfort books, they suddenly start finding mysteries everywhere. Like why are all the coats on the wrong hooks at school? Where has Grandad disappeared to? And just what is going on in the garden shed?Lauren Child is a Kate Greenaway Medal winner and the creator of the bestselling Charlie & Lola series.'Very entertaining.' Independent'Feisty and freewheeling. Hilarious and irresistible.' Financial Times'Packed with life and fun and fabulous to look at.' Bookseller
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    Cadoc

    By Geoffrey Malone
    Authors:
    Geoffrey Malone
    Marla the badger lives peacefully in a sett with Cadoc, her mate, and their three young cubs. They are unaware of the threat approaching - badger baiters are operating in the area, hunting for badgers to sell and use in the cruel 'sport' of badger baiting. Meanwhile the twins Tom and Sarah, living on a nearby farm, have accidentally stumbled on evidence of badger baiting in their neighbourhood. They and their dad become increasingly involved in trying to prove this illegal activity to the police. When the law fails to step in, Tom and Sarah have to act alone to save Marla and her family from a terrible fate ...
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  • Clutter Clean-Out

    By Emma Thomson
    Authors:
    Emma Thomson
    Felicity and her fairy friends know how to have fun, even when it involves tidying up! Told in three stories, perfect for first readers.Clutter Clean Out - Felicity's compulsive shopping habit means it's time for a clear out but what can she do with it all? Surely her creative fairy friends will have some ideas...River Rescue - The fairies think a picnic by the river is the perfect way to spend a day, but someone has been there before them...Seed Surprise - Felicity's terrified of creepy crawlies so Daisy's organic garden idea doesn't appeal, but the lure of organic strawberry milkshakes may change her mind!
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  • Come On, Daisy!

    By Jane Simmons
    Authors:
    Jane Simmons
    Mamma Duck tells Daisy to stay close, but Daisy thinks that chasing dragonflies and bouncing on lilypads looks much more fun . . .This warm and comforting story, starring Daisy the duck, has been delighting children for over 15 years.
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  • Clarice Bean Spells Trouble

    By Lauren Child
    Authors:
    Lauren Child
    Clarice Bean is back and starring in her second novel! By Children's Laureate Lauren Child.There are so many things in life you can't explain. Like why isn't YOU spelt U? Why isn't WHY spelt Y? And why can just opening your mouth get you into some very BIG trouble?Clarice Bean is in non-stop trouble these days - almost as much as Karl Wrenbury, and he is the naughtiest boy in school. Clarice just wants to star in the school play and impress Mrs Wilberton in the spelling bee, but things aren't quite going to plan . . .'Witty and charming. We can't get enough of Clarice Bean.' - IndependentLauren Child is a Kate Greenaway Medal winner and the creator of the bestselling Charlie & Lola series.
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  • Crafty Chameleon

    By Mwenye Hadithi, Adrienne Kennaway
    Authors:
    Mwenye Hadithi
    Illustrated by:
    Adrienne Kennaway
    Tormented every morning by leopard and bullied by crocodile, the clever little chameleon decides to play a trick on them. He manages to get the better of his two oppressors without them even knowing how he did it! This is the story of why Crafty Chameleon changes colour and hides when he hears you coming.
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  • Class A

    By Robert Muchamore
    Authors:
    Robert Muchamore
    The second title in the number one bestselling CHERUB series! James' mission is to try where dozens of attempts by undercover police officers have failed ...When CHERUB kids go undercover, no one suspects that they are trained professionals, working to infiltrate criminal organisations that have eluded MI5 and the police for years. James Adams is on his biggest mission yet, working to nail Europe's most powerful cocaine dealer. He'll need all his specialist training if he's going to bring down the man at the top. The reason for CHERUB's existence is simple: adults never suspect that children are spying on them. For official purposes, these children do not exist.
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  • Colouring Surprise

    By Emma Thomson
    Authors:
    Emma Thomson
    Over 20 magical pictures of Felicity Wishes and her friends in Little Blossoming to colour and keep forever.Another great addition to the Felicity Wishes range.
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  • Cherry The Cake Fairy

    By Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
    Authors:
    Daisy Meadows
    Illustrated by:
    Georgie Ripper
    It's Queen Titania's and King Oberon's 1000th jubilee, and the seven Party Fairies are in charge of making the celebratory party extra-special! However, naughty Jack Frost has decided to sabotage the celebrations by hosting his own party, and in order to make his bigger and better than the kings and queen's he has sent his naughty goblins to steal each of the seven Party Fairies' magical party bags... if he succeeds the Fairyland celebrations will be ruined! Can Kirsty and Rachel help Cherry the Cake Fairy to rescue her party bag so the magnificent jubilee cake can be finished in time...?
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  • Choo Choo Clickety-Clack!

    By Margaret Mayo, Alex Ayliffe
    Authors:
    Margaret Mayo
    Illustrated by:
    Alex Ayliffe
    It's all go in this action-packed picture book. Discover a different vehicle on each page, from trains and buses, to racing cars, bikes, and even a hot air balloon! With bright, bold illustrations and lively, rhyming text this is perfect for sharing with your vehicle-mad little ones. Children will love spotting all the details on each page, and joining in with all the different sounds; as trains 'clickety clack', buses 'bruum' and planes go 'whirrr'. Part of the best-selling Awesome Engines range.
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  • Cowcumbers, Pipplewaks and Altigators

    By Kes Gray
    Authors:
    Kes Gray
    Nelly's phone is still ringing with lots more monster sitting requests - and each one is full of strange surprises! From helping Altigators face their fears, battling venomous Tooth Furries, to taking care of Pipplewak eggs - Nelly's monster-sitting adventures are as unpredictable and exciting as ever!
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  • Crazy Horse

    By Jenny Oldfield
    Authors:
    Jenny Oldfield
    Crazy Horse - wild and unruly, and Cadillac - a beautiful pedigree, are two very different but inseparable horses. When both horses are discovered to be missing one night, it seems that Crazy Horse was used by thieves to lure Cadillac away. Kirstie is worried about what they will do with Crazy Horse - but will she track the stolen horses down in time?
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  • The Colossus of Rhodes

    By Caroline Lawrence
    Authors:
    Caroline Lawrence
    Anxious to solve the mystery of whether his mother is still alive, and keen to follow his uncle's dying wish, Lupus and his friends sail to the island of Rhodes, site of one of the seven wonders of the ancient world - and base of a criminal mastermind!
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  • Crazy Party at the House of Fun

    By Jon Blake, David Roberts
    Authors:
    Jon Blake
    Illustrated by:
    David Roberts
    It is December, and Stinky and friends hit on the idea of inviting everyone they know to the House of Fun for Christmas. Since the Spoonheads have sucked up all the adults into their space zoo, the three great mates are free to have the craziest party the world has ever seen. They invite all their friends. At this point the Brain Drain arrives. Created by the Spoonheads, the Brain Drain is rather like a Blood Bank, except it siphons out a small (unimportant) portion of each donor's brain in order to revitalise Blue Soup. This is the first time since the Spoonheads' departure that the Brain Drain has visited.Icky, Stinky and Bryan all give brains. Next day, replies start arriving from their invitations. They are delighted, until they realize they can no longer remember what Christmas is. The Brain Drain has evidently malfunctioned ...
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