Dust 'n' Bones
By Chris Mould
This book of ghost stories will send shivers down your spine! It contains ten tales, five retold classic ghost stories and five original ghost stories by Chris Mould. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Contents: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving, The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allen Poe, Man-Size in Marble by Edith Nesbit, The Bagman's Story by Charles Dickens, The Phantom Coach by Amelia B Edwards, And by Chris Mould: A Bedtime Tale, The Stranger, By the Fireside, Aboard the Armadillo, The Very Last Train.
By Kody Keplinger
Seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper may not be the prettiest girl in her high school, but she has a loyal group of friends, biting wit, and a spot-on BS detector. She's also way too smart to fall for the charms of a man-slut and slimy school hottie Wesley Rush, who calls Bianca the Duff - the designated ugly fat friend - of her crew.But things aren't so great at home and Bianca, desperate for a distraction, ends up kissing Wesley. Worse, she likes it. Eager for escape, Bianca throws herself into a secret enemies-with-benefits relationship with him. Until it all goes horribly wrong. It turns out Wesley isn't such a bad listener, and his life is pretty screwed up, too. Suddenly Bianca realizes with absolute horror that she's falling for the guy she thought she hated more than anyone.With a wry and tell-it-like-it-is voice, New York Times Bestselling novel The DUFF is a witty and poignant story of a teenager struggling with the rules of high school attraction, along with the breaking down of her relationships with family and friends. It is a novel about what it means to be sexy, in a world where we feel we have to be perfect!The DUFF movie starring Bella Thorne, Mae Whitman and Alison Janney will be released on DVD in Summer 2015.
Duel In The Sky
By Tony Bradman
A new German fighter ace is terrorising British planes over the trenches of France. It will take the bravery and sacrifice of a Britsh ace and the courage of a hero to bring him down.This title is published by Franklin Watts EDGE, which produces a range of books to get children reading with confidence. EDGE - for books kids can't put down.
Duck, Duck, Goose!
By Michaela Blassnig, Michaela Blassnig
DUCK, DUCK, GOOSE is a visual treat. A crazy, fun-filled journey down the river of the cute and the absurd, it will delight youngsters and have them reading this book over and over. Inspired by the beloved kids' game, two ducks meet new friends each time the page is turned - a cockatoo ... a gnu in a canoe ... a pirate crew ... and many more!
Duck's Official Guide
Almost Naked Animals is a high-energy CITV series featuring a cast of pants-wearing animals. Now get a look behind the scenes at the Banana Cabana and see what Howie and his friends are up to ...Running a busy hotel is a tough job, particularly when you're as bad at it as Howie is, but it helps when you have friends. Joining Howie are a gang of bottom-covered misfits including Octo, Bunny, Narwhal, Duck and Piggy ... and in a rival hotel nearby lurks Howie's evil sister Poodle, who's obsessed with taking over the Banana Cabana and shutting it down for ever!In the first ever official guide to Almost Naked Animals, Duck comes out of his shed to take us on an exclusive tour of the Banana Cabana, with fresh insight into its inhabitants! In full colour throughout, and contains everything a true fan could ever want to know.
By Tommy Donbavand
You've fed them bread, now they want you dead in this hilariously comic caper that'll have kids going quackers with laughter, written by the marvellous Tommy Donbavand (of TV's Scream Street fame).Six months from now ducks take over the world - and it's down to Jasmine and Luke to get them back where they belong - on a plate with some delicious hoisin sauce, mmmmm...But the leader of the ducks - The Drake - stands in their way. Tommy Donbavand's Funny Shorts is a series of colour illustrated, chapter-based readers which kids won't be able to resist. So make sure to check them all out (the books that is, not Tommy's actual shorts).This title is published by Franklin Watts EDGE, which produces a range of books to get kids reading with confidence. EDGE - for books kids can't put down.
By Stephen Savage
Could you tell the difference between a male and female duck? Would you recognise a duck in flight? Do you know what its nest looks like? Discover the exciting world of the duck, from a city pond to a remote coastal bay - explore some of the different habitats that are the duck's home. Follow the duck's life cycle, from the hatching of a chick to finding a mate. Find out about the threats facing ducks today and how to feed them properly. Includes an animal map, locator map, life cycle summary and 'unusual fact' boxes.
Duchess Swan and the Next Top Bird
By Suzanne Selfors
At Ever After High, Duchess Swan knows that her pet swan is the most talented bird of all - even more talented than Daring Charming's pet peacock! Duchess arranges a Feathered Friends Talent Show to prove it, once and for all. But will stage fright get the best of the bird who does ballet? Or can she shine in the spotlight? Read this original short story about Duchess and her pet swan, Pirouette. This story by Suzanne Selfors is a companion to her novel Next Top Villain
By Ian Adams
Using step-by-step photographs, this book will show you how to set up your drum kit, the different techniques you can try and how to put rhythms together, so you can start creating your own drum solos and routines!
By Jacqui Bailey
Growing up involves making decisions and taking responsibility over your life. Each book in this series explores an issue that may affect young people's lives. The books are aimed directly at children and provide support to them and also to parents and teachers. Talk About conveys information about issues in a way that children may experience them first or second hand.
By Ilsa J. Bick, Ilsa J. Bick
Jenna is sweet sixteen, the age when a girl is supposed to find her prince. Instead she finds Mr Anderson - intelligent, handsome, married Mr Anderson, who just happens to be her chemistry teacher. With a dark past and a difficult family, Jenna is just happy to have someone to protect her, to worry about her, to love her. But should she be suspicious of Mr Anderson's reputation for helping 'damaged' students? Why is the most popular girl in school suddenly jealous of her? And where is Mr Anderson's wife? This is a love story that breaks all the rules, but that won't stop it breaking your heart.
The Drop Goes Plop
By Sam Godwin, Simone Abel
A baby seagull and its mother follow the epic journey of a drop of water from cloud to rain, river, bath, sewer, sea and back to cloud, in this accessible guide to the water cycle for young children. Beautifully illustrated, it makes a simple and enchanting introduction to one of the basic cycles in nature.
Drogan the Jungle Menace
By Adam Blade
Tom and Elenna have tackled many Beast Quests before, but now there is a challenger for his title of Master of the Beasts! Join them as they fight a new set of Beasts and battle to save the kingdom...There are FOUR thrilling adventures to collect in this series - don't miss out!
By Jonny Zucker
Leo's football skills are...well let's just say he's not his team's star player. But when he visits a football museum everything changes in a flash. He can talk to football superstars - and they help to coach him!In Driving Force, Leo is transported to Steven Gerrard's childhood home in Liverpool where he is given tips on how to drive an attack forward. Leo has to learn fast, because before he's ready he has to help Steven fight back against Milan in the 2005 Champions League Final - and Liverpool are 3-0 down! A fantasy football tale from another dimension!This title is published by Franklin Watts EDGE, which produces a range of books to get children reading with confidence. EDGE - for books children can't put down.
By Emma Thomson
Being a fashion-conscious fairy, Felicity loves to wear the latest look. Press-out two stand-up Felicity Wishes and then have hours of fun dressing her in a variety of dazzling outfits. Each page is themed: Sweet Dreams, Celebrations, Wishes, Springtime, Wintertime and Hobbie Heaven.
Dress-Up and Dramas
By Emma Thomson
Felicity's fancy dress party is the talk of the school, but the theme is a little unusual - nature! Her friends can't think of what to dress-up as other than a boring old twig or a leaf, until Felicity opens their eyes to the beautiful world around them... A stunning novelty book.
Dress-Up Fun Sticker Activity Book
Dress up all your favourite My Little Pony friends in this fun-packed sticker activity book!Twilight Sparkle, Pinkie Pie, Rainbow Dash, Applejack, Rarity and Fluttershy need your help to choose the perfect outfits and accessories for every occasion. Pick costumes for parties, snuggly winter outfits and lots more!With over 250 stickers this bright and colourful book is guaranteed to keep little pony fans entertained at home, on holiday or on the move.
Dress-Up Sticker Book
By Mandy Sutcliffe
Belle and Boo love dressing up, and their friends do too! Help them choose outfits for all the fun things they love to do. From ballet class, birthday parties and ice-skating to pirate adventures and princess playtime, you can pick the perfect outfit for every occasion! With over 130 pretty stickers and lots of outfits and accessories to choose from, this gorgeous sticker book is guaranteed to keep little hands busy for hours.
By Emma Thomson
Felicity and Daisy have lots of flowery fun in these three short stories, perfect for children to read alone.Story 1 - Daisy's obsession with winning Little Blossoming's Best Village displayis clouding her already dreamy outlook. But a little bit of magic shows Daisy what'smost important to her.Story 2 - Having won the Best Village display, Daisy decides to become a celebritygardener! But her search for interesting and exotic flowers leads her into atricky situation...Story 3 - Daisy is reluctant to leave her flowers even for a minute, but when anexciting school trip comes along she doesn't want to miss out on the fun. What will shedo?
By Theresa Cheung
Ever woken up from a dream and wondered what it was trying to tell you? Your dreams reveal your innermost thoughts, feelings, hopes and fears. They tell the story of the real YOU. Explore what different types of dreams mean and how you can use them for guidance and inspiration. Learn how to turn your dreams into creative and productive experiences to help you deal with real life: boys, friends, health, family and work. Dreams shows you how you can change your everyday life by discovering just how incredible you are. It is part of our stunning new Mind Body Spirit series for teenage girls - Amazing You.