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Start Reading: Mad Uncle Albert: Mum's Robot

Start Reading: Mad Uncle Albert: Mum's Robot

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Jill Atkins, Eleftheria-Garyfallia Leftheri

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Mad Uncle Albert loves making machines and inventions for his family, but they don’t always turn out as they should. Luckily Uncle Albert manages to save the day…
In the War: The Blitz

In the War: The Blitz

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Simon Adams

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The key events, figures and chronology of World War II provide the backdrop to the experiences of civilians during the war years. The different experiences of children and their families are shown from a child’s perspective. Everyday lives are explored using real sources and accounts form the period including newspaper articles, posters, speeches and personal recollections. Readers are encouraged to identify with those who experienced the war.
Start Reading: Sheriff Stan: Rodeo Rider

Start Reading: Sheriff Stan: Rodeo Rider

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Mick Gowar, Francois Hall

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Buffalo Bob’s Wild West Show has come to town and Stan wants to ride Mad Mickey the Mean Mustang!
Who Was: Samuel Pepys?

Who Was: Samuel Pepys?

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Paul Harrison

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Samuel Pepys is famous for the diary he wrote 400 years ago. The diary tells us about lots of important events such as the Great Fire of London and the Great Plague.

Find out why people thought his diary was written in code, why Pepys was known as the ‘father of the modern navy’ and why he was arrested and sent to the Tower of London.

Part of a series of books for 9-11-year-olds. Other titles in the series include: Florence Nightingale, Guy Fawkes, Isambard Kingdom Brunel, Henry VIII, Mary Seacole and Queen Victoria.
We Love Festivals: Chinese New Year

We Love Festivals: Chinese New Year

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Saviour Pirotta

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An ideal introduction to the celebration of Chinese New Year for children aged 4-7 in Foundation Stage and KS1 classes. This book describes how Chinese people prepare for New Year by cleaning their house and having their hair cut. It shows how people around the world scare the monster Nian away with fireworks and watch the dragon dance in the street.

Attractively designed, its simple text and wonderful full-colour photos make this an essential resource in every Early Years setting. ‘Did You Know?’ boxes highlight interesting and unusual facts about Chinese New Year to give further points for children and adults to discuss. And a chart enables them to work out what Chinese year they were born in.
Start Reading: Out and About: Dogball

Start Reading: Out and About: Dogball

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Pippa Goodhart, Sue Mason

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The stories follow the adventures of Jake and his friends. Jake learns to swim and be good at PE. The children have great fun creating an obstacle race and going on a nature trail.
Start Reading: Freddy's Family: Spider In The Bath!

Start Reading: Freddy's Family: Spider In The Bath!

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David Orme, Beccy Blake

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Start Reading is a new series of highly enjoyable books for beginning readers at KS1. They have been carefully graded to correspond to the Book Bands now widely used in schools. This enables readers to be sure that they choose books that match their own ability. There is very careful and gentle graduation from Band to Band.

The books can be shared with an adult or read independently. They promote the enjoyment of reading through reading real, satisfying stories with a beginning, a middle and an end.

Freddy’s Family is at Book Band 4 in the Start Reading series. Freddy and his family have great fun- they go to the park, they play tricks on each other but sometimes they are very naughty…
Start Reading: Rosie's Rides: Are We There Yet?

Start Reading: Rosie's Rides: Are We There Yet?

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Jillian Powell, Stefania Colnaghi

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Start Reading is a new series of highly enjoyable books for beginning readers at KS1. They have been carefully graded to correspond to the Book Bands now widely used in schools. This enables readers to be sure that they choose books that match their own ability. There is very careful and gentle graduation from Band to Band.

The books can be shared with an adult or read independently. They promote the enjoyment of reading through reading real, satisfying stories with a beginning, a middle and an end.

Rosie’s Rides is at Book Band 3 in the Start Reading series. Rosie is going on all sorts of Rides, rollercoaster rides, pony rides, jeep rides and train rides. All have their adventures.
Start Reading: Pip's Pets: Bad Dog, Digby!

Start Reading: Pip's Pets: Bad Dog, Digby!

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Claire Llewellyn, Jacqueline East

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Start Reading is a new series of highly enjoyable books for beginning readers at KS1. They have been carefully graded to correspond to the Book Bands now widely used in schools. This enables readers to be sure that they choose books that match their own ability. There is very careful and gentle graduation from Band to Band.

The books can be shared with an adult or read independently. They promote the enjoyment of reading through reading real, satisfying stories with a beginning, a middle and an end.

This is a series of 4 books at band 3 of the Start Reading programme. Pip’s Pets is about Pip and his pets- Coco the cat, Digby the Dog, Sid and the snake and the perfect pet.
Little Bees: A Rainbow of Colours

Little Bees: A Rainbow of Colours

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Miriam Moss

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Step on to a magical rainbow and join Tilly and Grandad as they explore a dazzling world of colour. Watch out for the red frog in the rainforest and mix some colours with the clumsy clowns in the rainbow circus.
Gripping Tales: Emily's Legs

Gripping Tales: Emily's Legs

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Dick King-Smith

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Emily was like her ninety-nine brothers and sisters, until she won all the eight-legged races at spider sports. People grew suspicious. And then, they counted her legs. She had ten!



It’s not her fault, but everyone turns against her. But there’s something very special about Emily’s legs that will change her life for ever . . .
Gripping Tales: Fair's Fair

Gripping Tales: Fair's Fair

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Leon Garfield, Brian Hoskin

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Jackson is cold and starving in the dreadful winter weather. He’s looking forward to the steaming pie that is payment for a long night’s work. When the huge black dog comes – growling and glaring – Jackson gives it half his meal. One bargain soon leads to another – and to some unexpected rewards . . .



With an engaging (and very creepy) story, illustrated in colour and black and white on every double page spread, this story is ideal for newly confident readers.
Gripping Tales: Thomas and the Tinners

Gripping Tales: Thomas and the Tinners

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Jill Paton Walsh, Alan Marks

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The miner’s work is hard-they need pasties to keep them going. When Thomas shares his pasty with a small miner, he is rewarded with a wish. But soon, more miners appear and Thomas regrets his kindness-until he faces an even bigger problem…
A Day in the Life of a... World War II Evacuee

A Day in the Life of a... World War II Evacuee

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Alan Childs

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Spend the day with a historical figure and discover how people lived in different eras.

– Combines fictional narrative and quotes from the age to focus on a day in the life of a particular character.

– People, settlements, clothes and homes are brought to life through beautiful artwork and photographs.
Historical Stories: Great Fire of London

Historical Stories: Great Fire of London

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Jill Atkins

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As a sleepy William awakes from the cries of Fire, Fire, he thinks something big must be burning. But from the comfort of his own bed he does not realise the whole of London is ablaze! Will is desperate to help save his home and beloved city but are Will and his family in danger? Will they be able to escape with their lives?
Beginning History: The Life Of Florence Nightingale

Beginning History: The Life Of Florence Nightingale

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Liz Gogerly

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This book explains who Florence Nightingale was, and the work she did. Her role in the hospitals at Scutari during the Crimean War is looked at, together with the campaigning she did in Britain for better health care.

Complete with photos, paintings, glossary and index.
Story Shop: Stories For Literacy

Story Shop: Stories For Literacy

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Nikki Gamble

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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.
Beginning History: The Gunpowder Plot

Beginning History: The Gunpowder Plot

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Liz Gogerly

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A bright, colourful book which assumes no previous knowledge, for children of 5-7 years.



The book combines historical artwork with short, easy-to-read text suitable for less experienced readers. With a clean, fresh design, clear captions and index, the book is incredibly user-friendly. Young readers will find out all about Guy Fawkes and his fellow plotters and the events leading up to the intended night of the plot.
Beginning History: The Great Fire Of London

Beginning History: The Great Fire Of London

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Liz Gogerly

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This book combines good quality artwork and contemporary illustrations with simple, well-written text. Young readers will discover how the fire started, what devastation it caused and will be able to compare fire-fighting in 1666 to the present day.



Photos of artefacts and original illustrations help bring the topic to life.
Your Emotions: I Feel Frightened

Your Emotions: I Feel Frightened

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Brian Moses, Mike Gordon

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Young children experience many confusing emotions in their early years and I feel Frightened looks at the emotions of bring scared and frightened, in light-hearted but ultimately reassuring way. This picture book examines how and why people get frightened, illustrates scenarios of people being frightened and scared, and the best way to deal with it with age-appropriate content.

Ideal for home or the classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to help children cope when they are frightened.

Filled with colourful illustrations by the every-popular, award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon.
Your Emotions: I Feel Angry

Your Emotions: I Feel Angry

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Brian Moses, Mike Gordon

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Young children experience many confusing emotions in their early years and I feel Angry looks at the emotion anger, in light-hearted but ultimately reassuring way. This picture book examines how and why people get angry, illustrates scenarios of people behaving angrily, and the best way to deal with it with age-appropriate content.

Ideal for home or the classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to help children deal with anger.

Filled with colourful illustrations by the every-popular, award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon.
Your Emotions: I Feel Sad

Your Emotions: I Feel Sad

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Brian Moses, Mike Gordon

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Young children experience many confusing emotions in their early years and I feel Sad looks at sadness, in light-hearted but ultimately reassuring way. This picture book examines how and why people feel sad, illustrates scenarios of people feeling sad and upset, and the best way to deal with it with age-appropriate content.

Ideal for home or the classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to help children deal with being sad.

Filled with colourful illustrations by the every-popular, award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon.
Your Feelings: I Feel Bullied

Your Feelings: I Feel Bullied

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Jen Green, Mike Gordon

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Young children experience many confusing emotions in their early years and I feel Bullied looks at what it means and feels like to be bullied in light-hearted but ultimately reassuring way. This picture books examines how and why people are bullied, illustrates scenarios of people bullying and being bullied, and the best way to deal with it with age-appropriate content.

Ideal for home or the classroom, this book contains notes for parents and teachers with suggestions of ways to help children deal with bullying.

Filled with colourful illustrations by the every-popular, award-winning illustrator Mike Gordon.
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