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Jillian Powell

  • 4 stars across 351 books
    Jillian Powell has an MA in English from Cambridge University and an M.Phil in Art History from the Courtauld Institute, London. She is an experienced writer of children's fiction and non-fiction, and has written on many social issues.

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    11th February 2016

    The BFG

    Phizzwhizzing new cover look and branding for the World's NUMBER ONE Storyteller! On a dark, silvery moonlit night,... More

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    25th February 2016

    Kensuke's Kingdom

    I disappeared on the night before my twelfth birthday. Washed up on an island in the Pacific, Michael struggles to su... More

    (24 reviews)
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    1st June 2017

    Letters from the Lighthouse

    We weren't supposed to be going to the pictures that night. We weren't even meant to be outside, not in a blackout, and ... More

    (22 reviews)
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    10th September 2015

    The Wolf Wilder

    Feodora and her mother live in the snowbound woods of Russia, in a house full of food and fireplaces. Ten minutes away, ... More

    (17 reviews)
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    1st August 2019

    The Iron Man

    The Iron Man came to the top of the cliff. Where had he come from? Nobody knows. How was he made? Nobody knows. Mankind... More

    (15 reviews)
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    11th February 2016

    The Witches

    Soon to be a MAJOR MOTION PICTURE starring ANNE HATHAWAY, OCTAVIA SPENCER, STANLEY TUCCI and CHRIS ROCK, coming in 202... More

    (14 reviews)
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    7th May 2015

    Holes

    Stanley Yelnats' family has a history of bad luck, so when a miscarriage of justice sends him to Camp Green Lake Juveni... More

    (13 reviews)
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    7th March 2002

    Artemis Fowl

    *Soon to be a major film!* Join the world of Artemis Fowl , the number one bestseller by Eoin Colfer. A... More

    (10 reviews)
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    5th February 2007

    Why the Whales Came

    An exciting historical adventure from War Horse author and former Children's Laureate Michael Morpurgo. Gracie and her... More

    (6 reviews)
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    1st February 2013

    Danny the Champion of the World

    'A true genius . . . Roald Dahl is my hero' - David Walliams Danny and his father outwit their greedy, rich neighbour, M... More

    (6 reviews)
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    Hodder Cambridge Primary English

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    Opposing Viewpoints (Library)

    Issues That Concern You

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    Bug Club

    Digitexts

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    ReadZone Readers

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    Hot Topics

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    Read Me!: Explorer Tales

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    A River Journey

    Health Issues

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    A World of Food

    Special Days of the Year

    British Issues

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