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Spookyrumpus

By Tony Mitton, Guy Parker-Rees
Authors:
Tony Mitton
Illustrated by:
Guy Parker-Rees
Bong! Goes the bell in the rickety tower, Twelve times...that means it's Spooky Hour. Listen! Hush! Oooh, what's that sound? The midnight spooks are coming round. The creepy countdown has begun, so get ready to giggle at funny, floaty ghosts, clickety-clackety skeletons and terrific tromping trolls! A real rollicking, romping, rhyming story with hilarious illustrations - perfect for every little monster!
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  • Sticker Activity Book

    By Penny Dann
    Authors:
    Penny Dann
    Have fun with all your favourite Secret Fairies in this fantastic sticker activity book packed with games, puzzles and activities, plus over 50 reusable Secret Fairy stickers. Hours of fun for all young fairy fans!
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  • Shining Star

    By Jenny Oldfield
    Authors:
    Jenny Oldfield
    Shining Star always appears to Krista when they need to help someone in trouble. And now Drifter, the new chestnut pony, is missing from his stables. Nathan Steele's taken him out on the cliffs, and he's only a beginner. It's time for Krista and her magical pony to save the day!
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  • Silver Mist

    By Jenny Oldfield
    Authors:
    Jenny Oldfield
    Krista learns that a gang of horse thieves has stolen several of the famous wild ponies that live on Hartfell moor. She returns to the magic place on the cliff path to ask Shining Star for help. They track down the gang as they plan another raid, but events run out of control as the whole herd of ponies runs towards some dangerous cliffs. How can Krista and Silver Star save the ponies from a fatal fall?
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  • Stella The Star Fairy

    By Daisy Meadows, Georgie Ripper
    Authors:
    Daisy Meadows
    Illustrated by:
    Georgie Ripper
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  • The Shadewell Shenanigans

    By David Lee Stone
    Authors:
    David Lee Stone
    Groan Teethgrit and Gordo Goldeaxe have looted one village too many, and now the Lords of Illmoor are baying for their blood. Can Duke Modeset, exiled Lord of Dullitch, devise a plan clever enough to topple the duo AND Groan's equally reckless half-brother? Of course he can't, he's next to useless himself ... ... but he does have one secret weapon: an extremely beautiful princess who seems willing to do absolutely nothing for the good of her country.
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    Story Shop: Stories For Literacy

    By Nikki Gamble
    Authors:
    Nikki Gamble
    Myths, legends, folk tales, fables, trickster stories, humourous stories, adventure stories, mystery stories, historical stories, fantasy, science fiction, stories with familiar settings, stories that raise issues ... all kinds of complete stories for Literacy and reading for pleasure. Chosen by an expert in the use of children's literature in the classroom, this is a collection of 70 complete texts from a range of cultures which are perfect for the requirements of the National Literacy Strategy at KS2. It is also an exciting and immensely varied treasury of short stories that will be enjoyed by all readers. Authors range from Aesop and Arthur Ransome to a role call of the very best for today's young, including Anthony Horowitz, Morris Gleitzman, Alexander McCall Smith, Michael Rosen, Michael Morpurgo, Philippa Pearce, Jan Mark, Jeremy Strong, Adele Geras, Paul Stewart, Malorie Blackman, Jamila Gavin and Beverley Naidoo.
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  • Spooky Sleepover

    By Emma Thomson
    Authors:
    Emma Thomson
    Felicity's sleepover party is a lot of fun, but a little scarier than she expected in these three short stories, perfect for young readers.Story 1 - A noise at night gives the fairies a big fright - Who - or - what - is at the window?Story 2 - Felicity loves cooking - but something always seems to go wrong. Can she make her cakes without mishap, in time for Polly's birthday tea?Story 3 - A trip to the beach ends with a missing fairy - and a special pair of water-wings...
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  • Summer Shadows

    By Jenny Oldfield
    Authors:
    Jenny Oldfield
    One of the young ponies at the stable yard, Drifter, has been sold back to his previous owner. On a sunny summer day, Krista bids him a sad goodbye. But then she hears he's being neglected. He needs to be rescued! It's time for Krista and Shining Star to save the day!
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    Snip Snap

    By Mara Bergman, Nick Maland
    Authors:
    Mara Bergman
    Illustrated by:
    Nick Maland
    Reminiscent of We're Going on a Bear Hunt, this text is an absolute delight to read aloud, enabling a child audience to really join in. An alligator is creeping up the stairs, slithering down the hall and swishing and swooshing its tremendous tail and the children are very scared. Until they decide they've had enough of all this scary alligator stuff! And they banish him back from where he came. Beautifully designed and illustrated this book is a real treat!
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  • The Secret Seven & Secret Seven Adventure

    By Enid Blyton
    Authors:
    Enid Blyton
    The Secret Seven are siblings Peter and Janet, and Jack, Barbara, Pam, Colin and George. Together they are The Secret Seven - ready to solve any mystery, any time - in Enid Blyton's classic series of 15 mystery novels.Book 1: The Secret Seven It's their first adventure and the Secret Seven super-sleuths are already on the trail of a mystery! The gang are dressed in disguise, following a lead to a spooky old house in the snow...Book 2: Secret Seven Adventure In book two a priceless pearl necklace goes missing. The Secret Seven are first off the mark to catch the thief. Why? Because they saw him making his escape! Now all they have to do is find the necklace.First published in 1949 and 1950, this audio CD edition contains the original text. Both stories are abridged and dramatised with a full cast.
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  • Secret Seven On The Trail

    By Enid Blyton, Esther Wane
    Authors:
    Enid Blyton
    Read by:
    Esther Wane
    The Secret Seven are siblings Peter and Janet, and Jack, Barbara, Pam, Colin and George. Together they are The Secret Seven - ready to solve any mystery, any time - in Enid Blyton's classic series of 15 mystery novels.In book four, something mysterious is going on at Tigger's Barn, and the Secret Seven are intrigued. Peter thinks it's all just gossip, but Jack isn't so sure when he overhears a strange conversation. Looks like the Seven are on the trail of another exciting adventure.First published in 1952, this edition contains the original text and is unillustrated.
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  • The Secret Of Pandora's Box

    By Saviour Pirotta, Jan Lewis
    Authors:
    Saviour Pirotta
    Illustrated by:
    Jan Lewis
    Epimetheus is happy when beautiful Pandora comes to live with him. But when she opens Epimetheus's special chest, the one the Gods warned him not to touch, something terrible escapes... Join a cast of larger-than-life characters in a series of extraordinary adventures.
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  • Spectacular Skies

    By Emma Thomson
    Authors:
    Emma Thomson
    The weather is behaving very strangely in Little Blossoming, but Felicity and her friend are on hand to help in these three short stories, perfect for young readers.Story 1- It is the day of the Summer fete but the awful weather scuppers the fairies' plans for the day.Story 2 - The Weather Fairies have quit their jobs but there are four more fairies dying to take over...Story 3 - Fog has enveloped the whole of Little Blossoming. Felicity gets caught up in hilarious mix-ups and near catastrophes as she tried to find her way home.
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  • Summer Sunshine

    By Emma Thomson
    Authors:
    Emma Thomson
    Felicity and her friend are off backpacking around Fairy World in this colour summer special with three short stories.Story 1 - It is the start of the fairies' summer adventure. They are on their way to Dreamland but it's not long before their plans start to go wrong...Story 2 - The fairies are on their way to Bird Island but they are not alone! Being a Friendship Fairy, Felicity has made one or two friends along the way...Story 3 - The fairies are on their last leg of the journey to Friend Land. Will Felicity ever be able to leave somewhere so close to her heart?
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  • Summertime Blues

    By Jenny Oldfield
    Authors:
    Jenny Oldfield
    There's a new girl at the stables. Bonnie follows Krista around everywhere, and even comes close to seeing Shining Star! But when Bonnie gets into trouble, will Krista risk her pony's secret and fly to the rescue?
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  • Spirit Walker

    By Michelle Paver
    Authors:
    Michelle Paver
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  • Sea Haze

    By Jenny Oldfield
    Authors:
    Jenny Oldfield
    Darcy, a friend of Krista's from school, leaves her dog with Krista to look after while she's away. Molly is a beautiful golden retriever and Krista loves her. She has a wonderful time with Molly, running her along the cliff path on summer evenings. But then Molly disappears! Everyone is involved in the search, but she is nowhere to be found. Krista rides out in search, feeling scared about Molly and guilty that she hasn't looked after her well enough for Darcy. She calls Shining Star, but he has urgent matters to deal with. Can he help in the search for Molly?
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  • The Sirens of Surrentum

    By Caroline Lawrence
    Authors:
    Caroline Lawrence
    Mystery and adventure for four young detectives in Ancient Roman times...It's summer in the Bay of Naples - time for fun and relaxation. Everyone is thinking about love at the beautiful Villa Limona, but danger lurks beneath the luxury. A famous murder was committed nearby, and a poisoner is at large amongst the guests. Can Flavia and her friends set a trap to catch the culprit before it's too late?
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  • Sinbad and the Diamond Valley

    By Martin Waddell, A O'kif
    Authors:
    Martin Waddell
    Illustrated by:
    A O'kif
    Sinbad and Ali are shipwrecked on an island. They spy a sparkling valley below them and decide to investigate. But they are not alone...The Hopscotch Adventures series features exciting, page-turning adventures in under 400 words for children developing their reading confidence.
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