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Jillian Powell

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Jillian Powell

  • 5 stars across 369 books
    Jillian Powell is a full-time children's author, who writes both fiction and non-fiction, including many books on the body and health and other PSHE subjects.


    Publication Date


    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

    (61 reviews)
    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

    (19 reviews)
    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

    (15 reviews)
    7th February 2013

    The Witches

    "A true genius . . . Roald Dahl is my hero" David Walliams Witches really are a detestable breed. They disguise themsel... More

    (13 reviews)
    5th May 2016

    The Iron Man

    Read & Respond has been fully updated with new content. Itprovides teachers with a wealth of resources to teach Th... More

    (12 reviews)
    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

    (7 reviews)
    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

    (5 reviews)
    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

    (5 reviews)
    16th June 2016

    Street Child

    Unforgettable tale of an orphan in Victorian London, based on the boy whose plight inspired Dr Barnardo to found his fam... More

    (2 reviews)
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    Series by
    Jillian Powell

    Egmont Modern Classics

    Read & Respond

    Puffin Modern Classics

    Collins Modern Classics

    Deluxe Jigsaw Book


    ReadZone Picture Books

    Collins Big Cat Phonics

    Issues Today

    Sir Tony Robinson's Weird World of Wonders

    Simple Machines

    Children in History



    My Country


    Raintree Freestyle Express: Destination Detectives

    My New

    Leapfrog Rhyme Time

    Opposing Viewpoints (Library)

    Your Call

    Espresso: Ideas Box

    Journey into Civilization S.

    Issues That Concern You

    Weird True Facts

    Food and How to Cook it

    Literacy Links Plus Topic Books Emergent

    European Nations

    Craft Box

    Opposing Viewpoints (Paperback)

    Letters from Around the World

    The Invisible Friend

    I am Reading

    A River Journey

    Health Issues

    My Family Celebrates

    Be an ECO Hero

    Sticker Activity Wallet

    Full Flight Adventure

    Pictures of the Past S.

    Discover Through Craft

    Advanced Fluency 2 Non-Fiction Set A

    What Happens When We Rec

    Green Science Genius

    World in Focus

    Collins Big Cat Progress

    Been There

    Head to Toe Health

    Read Me!: Explorer Tales

    Growing Up in World War

    A World of Food

    Collins Big Cat Phonics Progress

    Countries in Our World



    ReadZone Reading Path Robins

    Body in Action

    Breakthroughs in Science

    Start Reading: Tales from Around the World

    Start Reading: My Sports

    Usborne True Stories

    Gruesome Truth About

    Food and How To Cook It!

    Full Flight Fear and Fun

    Earth Cycles


    Collins Big Cat

    Cyfres Bwrlwm

    Full Flight Portuguese

    Full Flight with Attitude

    Full Flight English / Polish Dual Language Books

    Full Flight Heroes and Heroines

    Full Flight Variety

    Writing Guides

    Pelican Guided Reading & Writing

    Pocket Readers Fiction

    Rapid Upper Levels

    Rigby Star

    Star Independent

    Literacy World

    Hodder Cambridge Primary English

    Full Flight Action

    Emotional Health Issues


    Literacy World Satellites

    Project X CODE Extra

    Looking at Countries


    Bug Club


    Dark Flight

    ReadZone Reading Path

    First Flight

    Full Flight Thrills and Spills

    Pocket Readers Nonfiction

    Project X Origins

    Full Flight Girl Power

    Full Flight Impact

    Problem Page

    Start Reading: Rosie's R

    Start Reading: Rosie's Rides

    Start Reading: Tales Fro

    Start Reading: Get Up an

    Collins Big Cat Talking Books

    Read & Respond Interactive

    International Rigby Star: Audio Big Books

    Oxford Reading Tree inFact

    Reading Champion

    Rapid Phonics

    What Happens When We Recycle


    Reading Corner

    Why Is This Festival Spe

    Why Manners Matter

    Why is This Day Special?

    Our Earth in Action

    Special Days of the Year

    British Issues

    River Adventures


    Start Reading: Tilly & Todd

    Forensic Science

    100 Literacy Homework Activities S.

    Body Needs

    Literacy Land

    Our Planet In Peril

    Start Reading: Get Up & Go!

    Young Entrepreneurs Club

    Start Reading: Tilly and

    The Gruesome Truth About

    How Do They Grow?


    Both Sides of the Story

    Rising Stars Reading Planet

    Like Me, Like You

    Read with Oxford

    Project X