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  • Salsa Sparkle

    By Chloe Melody
    Authors:
    Chloe Melody
    Join the girls at the Strictly Dance Academy and experience all the fun and glamour of Strictly Come Dancing. Meet Bella, Natalie and Sofia - three dedicated pupils who love to dance!Mega famous pop diva, Britney Sparkle, wants one of the Strictly Dance Academy girls on her tour. Bella is super excited to meet her in the flesh! They have only one day to rehearse so Bella must focus on learning to salsa her way to get the star role. But vile Veronica is desperate for the part, and seems determined to put Bella off. Will Bella rise above the competition and salsa in style?A must-read for anyone who has ever wished they could be a part of the glamorous world of Strictly Come Dancing.Strictly Come Dancing (or Dancing with the Stars as it is known in the US) is a key BBC one show and can be seen in over 75 countries with approximate worldwide viewing figures standing at 250 million. It was the UK's highest rating programme of 2012 excluding The Olympics, Euro 2012 and The Diamond Jubilee Concert.
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    Spy Camp

    By Stuart Gibbs
    Authors:
    Stuart Gibbs
    Ben Ripley is spending the summer at Spy Camp, the top secret outdoor education facility of Ben's school, the Academy of Espionage. But any hopes he has for a relaxing break are quickly dashed when SPYDER resurfaces - and this time, the evil organization is targeting Ben himself. It isn't long before Ben finds himself on the run in the wilderness with both Erica and Alexander Hale in tow. Can they survive long enough to figure out SPYDER's fiendish plot this time?
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    Spooked: The Haunting of Kit Connelly

    By Paul Bryers
    Authors:
    Paul Bryers
    Twelve-year-old Kit Connelly has been saved from almost certain death ... by a ghost. A ghost who looks a lot like a fourteen-year-old version of herself. Believing that her ghost must have saved her for a reason and knowing that she only has two years left to make her mark, Kit decides to do something life-changing. But her plan to save the world takes her on a nightmare journey involving a crazed rock singer, an old World War II fort in the Thames Estuary - and a spectacular siege that brings Kit's story to a dramatic and surprising conclusion.Spooked is a tale of love and friendship, loss and loneliness, but above all, a story of growing up - and not always wanting to.
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  • Summerkin

    By Sarah Prineas, Sarah Prineas
    Authors:
    Sarah Prineas, Sarah Prineas
    A land of summer... A human child... A dangerous test. Fer is the Lady of the Summerlands - a magical realm on the other side of the Way. But Fer is also just a girl. There are many in the lands who think she should return to her own world. To prove herself, Fer must face the toughest contest of her life against leaders with powers far greater than her own. And if she loses, she risks plunging her beloved lands back into a terrible darkness... An action-packed adventure through a land of wonder, mystery and danger.
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    Scoop The Digger!

    By David Wojtowycz
    Authors:
    David Wojtowycz
    Scoop the Digger thinks he has the best job on the building site. But when he shows off to the other machines, he discovers that even super-strong diggers need a helping hand sometimes! Vehicle-mad little ones will love this brilliantly noisy and action-packed first picture book.
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  • Sir Gadabout Does His Best

    By Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    Sir Gads, the Worst Knight in the World, is back with all his old friends - King Arthur and Queen Guinivere, Herbert his faithful squire, Sydney Smith (Merlin's sarcastic cat) and Dr McPherson (Merlin's Kung fu guard turtle) to name but a few. This time he challenges Sir Mistabit in a tournament, and goes in search of Lucky, a three-legged goat last seen heading towards dangerous dragon country.
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  • Sir Gadabout and the Ghost

    By Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    Sir Gadabout nods off at the Round Table, and wakes up to find himself in the same room as a ghost!At first, the ghost of Sir Henry makes Sir Gads clank his armour with fright, but he soon recovers his spirits and sets off of another calamitous quest - to clear Sir Henry's name of the ghastly crime of pilchard-stealing.Another side-splitting adventure, with Sir Gads, his trusty squire Herbert and Merlin's sarcastic ginger cat, Sidney Smith, raising a riot in Camelot.
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  • Sir Gadabout Out of Time

    By Martyn Beardsley, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Martyn Beardsley
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    King Arthur desperately needs a haircut and because the royal barber is away, he foolishly accepts Sir Gads' offer to do the job. The result is a disaster, of course, so he turns to Merlin for help. Merlin's quick solution is a 'turn back time' spell, so that Arthur can return to the hour just before Sir Gads wreaked havoc on his hair. However, Sir Gads intervenes once more, and King Arthur finds himself unexpectedly in the present day instead. Trapped in the future, Sir Gads must find a way to help Arthur and himself return to mediaeval times. Knowing Sir Gadabout as we do, it's not going to be easy . . .
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  • Sir Gadabout Goes to Knight School

    By Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    When Sir Lancelot is called away from Knight School, Sir Gadabout becomes the teacher - even though he's the one who needs to learn a thing or two about courtly conduct. How can the lads defeat the King of Gaul and his angry mob with the worst knight in the world as their leader? A story full of comic cunning and chaos.
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  • Sir Gadabout Goes Overboard

    By Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    Longbeard, a loathed and prickly pirate, and his cranky crew have been stirring up trouble in the English Channel. Luckily, Sir Gadabout is on a mission to save sailors from the scurvy scoundrels.But Sir Gadabout's never sailed a ship before and the pirates don't have much love for landlubbers . . .A shiver-yer-timbers sea story exploding with cannonballs and cutlasses and starring Camelot's crassest knight!
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  • Sir Gadabout

    By Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    Sir Gadabout is a walking disaster. Voted the "knight most likely to chop his own foot off in a fight", he shivers in his rusty armour when he has to face the brave Sir Lancelot in a joust. Sir Gads travels with his loyal squire Herbert to the wizard Merlin's cottage to get his ear stuck back in place after the joust, and survives an attack by Merlin's crazed guard turtle. Then, when Queen Guinevere is kidnapped, Sir Gads sets out to save the day!Join the loveable Sir Gadabout, loyal Herbert and Merlin's sarcastic cat, Sidney Smith, on a chaotic quest that will make every reader - child or adult - laugh out loud.
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  • Sir Gadabout and the Little Horror

    By Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    Owing to a shortage of suitable knights, Sir Gadabout is entrusted with escorting one of King Arthur¿s children to Camelot. The beastly brat gives him the slip and poor Sir Gadabout ends up in terrible trouble ¿ not surprising, since he¿s the worst knight in the world.
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  • Sir Gadabout goes Barking Mad

    By Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    The Magic World Cup is on - and it's the talk of the town. Sir Gadabout is sent to escort Merlin - the reigning world champion - to the competition, but they are waylaid by evil magicians. The Worst Knight in the World is convinced that the great magician has been turned into a mutt - and that the unfortunate dog is trying to talk to him.While Merlin wreaks havoc at a prize vegetable competition instead, Sir Gads is left to impersonate Merlin at the Magic World Cup - with hilarious consequences . . . Another hilarious adventure with the bumbling knight - a delight to read.
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  • Sir Gadabout Gets Worse

    By Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley, Tony Ross
    Authors:
    Martyn Beardsley, Martyn Beardsley
    Illustrated by:
    Tony Ross
    Meet Sir Gadabout - the Worst Knight in the World . . . When Excalibur is stolen, Sir Gads sets off with his trusty band of followers to find the evil Sir Rudyard the Rancid. They must face the worst if they are to return the mighty sword to its rightful home.
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  • The Squurms

    By Kes Gray
    Authors:
    Kes Gray
    Ever played fetch with a four-eyed Grerk or made pancakes with a giant orange squurm? Nelly isn't scared of monsters. In fact she babysits for them. Every night, Nelly the monster sitter looks after a new friend, but its never easy...Slop, the five and a bite year old Squurm, has innumerable Spaghetti-like feelers, two brains and six eyes. He's a practical joker, hates loosing and gets bored very, very easily. Nelly has got her work cut out!
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  • Shadows

    By Ilsa J. Bick, Ilsa J. Bick
    Authors:
    Ilsa J. Bick, Ilsa J. Bick
    Alex has escaped from Rule - but what new horrors face her in the ravaged world outside? Tom is safe - but what will he risk to find Alex? Chris - how much does he really know about the terrible darkness of Rule? And what are his true feelings for Alex? Ellie - where is she? The terrifying follow-up to the hugely popular Ashes.
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    Summertime of the Dead

    By Gregory Hughes, Gregory Hughes
    Authors:
    Gregory Hughes, Gregory Hughes
    Yukio's two best friends are dead. Tormented and blackmailed by the Yakuza - the Japanese mafia - they have taken their own lives. Yukio is a kendo champion and he knows all the stories of the samurai. Heartbroken and furious, he is determined to avenge the deaths of his beloved Hiroshi and Miko. And so begins a deadly struggle between Yukio and the Yakuza, and between Yukio's capacity for love, and his thirst for revenge. Shot through with the beauty of Tokyo in spring, this is an unforgettable and uncompromising read.
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    Secrets, Lies and Locker 62

    By Lil Chase, Lil Chase
    Authors:
    Lil Chase, Lil Chase
    Secrets have a special home at Mount Selwyn High. For years, students have posted their deepest desires and fears in Locker 62. And then this locker is assigned to new girl Maya. She could use the knowledge to help people. Or she could use it to become popular. Maya, who was bullied, who has never been cool, who will do anything to be popular, is now the most powerful girl at school. What will she choose to do next?
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  • Scramasax

    By Kevin Crossley-Holland, Kevin Crossley-Holland
    Authors:
    Kevin Crossley-Holland, Kevin Crossley-Holland
    Solveig has made it all the way from Norway to the glittering city of Constantinople, where her father is a member of the guard of Empress Zoe. Soon Solveig finds herself caught up in the conflict between the Viking guard and the Islamic people of nearby Sicily. In this world of competing religious beliefs, brutal violence and ruthless mercenaries, Solveig must face some terrible truths about her father and her fellow Vikings, and decide what she considers worth fighting for.
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  • The Spiral Horizon

    By Benjamin J. Myers
    Authors:
    Benjamin J. Myers
    The time when the twelve suns become one is drawing closer and it could mark the end of all things. Only Chess Tuesday can prevent destruction - or make it happen.She has a choice to make, but there are powerful forces trying to influence her decision and Chess isn't sure who the enemy is any more. Is it Splinter, who betrayed her, and who is now falling for ever through time and space? Or could he hold the key to everyone's salvation?
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