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L is for London

By Paul Thurlby
Authors:
Paul Thurlby
An incredibly stylish alphabet book - perfect for children and adults alike.See the sights of London as never before - through the eyes of an award-winning illustrator. Paul Thurlby takes us from A for Abbey Road, through K for Kew Gardens to Z for London Zoo in this striking book.Beautiful and covetable, this book deserves a place on every coffee table - as well as in every nursery.Praise for Numbers: 'Stunning collection.' Guardian'Paul Thurlby's prints are so ludicrously beautiful that I am seriously tempted to blow the budget, order the whole lot and paper a wall with them.' India Knight, journalist and author
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  • A L'Ecole

    By Sue Finnie, Daniele Bourdais
    Authors:
    Sue Finnie, Daniele Bourdais
    A fun and accessible way to learn simple French vocabulary.
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  • L1: Kim's Big Bed

    By Diane Marwood
    Authors:
    Diane Marwood
    Kim has a big new bed. He can put all his toys on it. But will Mum be able to find Kim in the morning?This series featuring the popular Espresso characters aims to support children who are learning to read through phonics, giving them the opportunity to read simple words in print.This book of no more than 50 words, focuses on CVC words with short vowel sounds, plus the words and, the, to.
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  • L1: Kim's Top Hat

    By Diane Marwood
    Authors:
    Diane Marwood
    In this story, Kim gets a top hat, and he conjures up all sorts of things... including his cross Dad! This series featuring the popular Espresso characters aims to support children who are learning to read through phonics, giving them the opportunity to read simple words in print.This book of no more than 50 words, focuses on CVC words with short vowel sounds, plus the words and, the, to.
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  • L1: Sal on the Bus

    By Diane Marwood
    Authors:
    Diane Marwood
    Sal runs and runs for the bus, but she keeps missing it! Will she get on before the bus gets to school?This series featuring the popular Espresso characters aims to support children who are learning to read through phonics, giving them the opportunity to read simple words in print.This book of no more than 50 words, focuses on CVC words with short vowel sounds, plus the words and, the, to.
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  • L2: Sal's Red Sock

    By Sue Graves
    Authors:
    Sue Graves
    Dad has to pick up Nan. But he has not got his sock. Sal has a red sock, but will it fit Dad?This series featuring the popular Espresso characters aims to support children who are learning to read through phonics, giving them the opportunity to read simple words in print.This book of no more than 70 words, focuses on CVC words, double letter sounds and new letter sounds (ck, ff, ll, ss, j, v, w, x, y, z, zz) plus the words and, the, to, no, go, I
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  • L3: Ash and the Big Bad Fox

    By Sue Graves
    Authors:
    Sue Graves
    In this story, the children are playing in the woods. But there's a big bad fox out there waiting to get them... or is there?Carefully graded, fun stories, featuring the well-known characters from Espresso Education, which support the teaching of reading through synthetic phonics.This book of no more than 100 words, focuses on new graphemes (qu, ch, sh, th, ng, ai, ee, igh, oa, oo, ar, or, ur, ow, oi, ear, air, ure, er) plus he, she, we, me, be, was, my, you, they, her, all
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  • L3: Conservation - Animals In Danger

    By Jim Pipe
    Authors:
    Jim Pipe
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  • L3: Scully at the Fair

    By Sue Graves
    Authors:
    Sue Graves
    In this story, Scully has to sit and wait while the children go on the rides at the fair. Then Scully gets a BIG surprise!Carefully graded, fun stories, featuring the well-known characters from Espresso Education, which support the teaching of reading through synthetic phonics.This book of no more than 100 words, focuses on new graphemes (qu, ch, sh, th, ng, ai, ee, igh, oa, oo, ar, or, ur, ow, oi, ear, air, ure, er) plus he, she, we, me, be, was, my, you, they, her, all
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  • L3: You Win!

    By Sue Graves
    Authors:
    Sue Graves
    In this story, Kim has a new cricket set. Will Ash or Polly be able to catch him out and win? Or perhaps Scrap will be the winner?Carefully graded, fun stories, featuring the well-known characters from Espresso Education, which support the teaching of reading through synthetic phonics.This book of no more than 100 words, focuses on new graphemes (qu, ch, sh, th, ng, ai, ee, igh, oa, oo, ar, or, ur, ow, oi, ear, air, ure, er) plus he, she, we, me, be, was, my, you, they, her, all
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  • L4: Polly's Trick Mug

    By Sue Graves
    Authors:
    Sue Graves
    In this story, Kim and Sal decide to play a trick on Polly. But will the trick work? It is Polly's trick mug, after all!Carefully graded, fun stories, featuring the well-known characters from Espresso Education, which support the teaching of reading through synthetic phonics.This book of no more than 150 words, focuses on adjacent consonants (CVCC/CCVC words) plus the words said, so, have, like, some, come, were, there, little, one, do, when, out, what
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  • L4: Scrap's Best Stick

    By Sue Graves
    Authors:
    Sue Graves
    In this story, Scrap finds the biggest stick ever. He thinks it's brilliant, but Polly and Ash aren't so sure. Then they find a little chick that needs rescuing. Perhaps Scrap's stick will come in useful after all!Carefully graded, fun stories, featuring the well-known characters from Espresso Education, which support the teaching of reading through synthetic phonics.This book of no more than 150 words, focuses on adjacent consonants (CVCC/CCVC words) plus the words said, so, have, like, some, come, were, there, little, one, do, when, out, what
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  • L5: Cloud Nine

    By Gill Budgell
    Authors:
    Gill Budgell
    This series featuring the popular Espresso characters aims to support children who are learning to read through phonics, giving them the opportunity to read simple words in print.This book of no more than 170 words concentrates on two letter graphemes and split long vowels.
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  • L5: The Run-away Game

    By Gill Budgell
    Authors:
    Gill Budgell
    This series featuring the popular Espresso characters aims to support children who are learning to read through phonics, giving them the opportunity to read simple words in print.This book of no more than 170 words concentrates on two letter graphemes and split long vowels.
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  • L6: Gym Club

    By Gill Budgell
    Authors:
    Gill Budgell
    This series featuring the popular Espresso characters aims to support children who are learning to read through phonics, giving them the opportunity to read simple words in print.This book of no more than 50 words, focuses on CVC words with short vowel sounds, plus the words and, the, to.
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  • L6: Hide and Seek

    By Gill Budgell
    Authors:
    Gill Budgell
    This series featuring the popular Espresso characters aims to support children who are learning to read through phonics.This book of no more than 200 words, focuses on alternative spellings.
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  • A La Maison

    By Daniele Bourdais, Sue Finnie
    Authors:
    Daniele Bourdais, Sue Finnie
    A fun and accessible way to learn simple French vocabulary.
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  • Labrador Retriever

    By Jinny Johnson
    Authors:
    Jinny Johnson
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  • Lacey the Little Mermaid Fairy

    By Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
    Authors:
    Daisy Meadows
    Illustrated by:
    Georgie Ripper
    Lacey the Little Mermaid Fairy is very upset! Jack Frost has stolen her magical conch shell, and without it the characters from her story have escaped into the human world. Can Kirsty and Rachel help get the Little Mermaid back in her fairytale where she belongs?
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  • Lady Roseanne

    By Jenny Oldfield
    Authors:
    Jenny Oldfield
    Matt's new girlfriend, Lauren, has gone on a study trip and left her beautiful horse, Lady Roseanne, at Half-Moon Ranch. Keen to impress, Matt pays lots of attention to the appaloosa mare. So he loses it big-time when he finds lovely Lady covered in cuts and scratches. He blames the new wrangler, Karina Cooper but Kirstie suspects someone or something else is to blame ...
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