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Martin Waddell

  • 5 stars across 248 books
    Martin Waddell Biography
    Irish author Martin Waddell is one of the most popular children's author, best known for writing picture books, most notably the Little Bear series illustrated by Barbara Firth. The first book in the series, Can't You Sleep Little Bear? won the Smarties book prize in 1988. He's also won the Kurt Maschler Award for The Park in the Dark and the Best Book For Babies Award for Rosie's Babies

    Martin writes for a range of ages from read-aloud picture books for the very young to books for teenage and young adult readers, which he often writes under the pseudonym Catherine Sefton. 

    Martin lives with his wife, three sons and their dog in Northern Ireland.

    Our favourite Martin Waddell Book Characters
    Pig - from The Pig in the Pond
    Sarah, Percy and Bill - from Owl Babies
    Little Bear - from You and Me, Little Bear
    8th September 1994

    Owl Babies

    A gentle tale of three baby owls reassures young children that Mummy will always come home. A gentle tale of three baby... More

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    1st August 2017

    Owl Babies

    A special 25th anniversary edition of a modern classic, Owl Babies reassures young children that Mummy will always come ... More

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    1st September 2013

    Can't You Sleep, Little Bear?

    Celebrate 25 years of Big Bear, Little Bear and their cosy cave in this gorgeous anniversary edition of a classic bedtim... More

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    1st October 2011

    Snow Bears

    Reissue of a seasonal family favourite. Imagine - three little bears, a game of snowballs, and hot toast by an open fir... More

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    1st September 2016

    Farmer Duck

    A hardworking duck is rescued from life with a lazy farmer in this beautiful 25th anniversary edition of an award-winnin... More

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    1st September 2009

    The Big Big Sea

    A beautiful reissue of a timeless classic. A child and her mother walk in the moonlight beside the sea. This night will... More

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    1st June 2006

    The Pig in the Pond

    Pigs don't swim ... or so it's said. A classic, much-loved picture book following the exploits of a hot and bothered pig... More

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    4th April 2005

    You and Me, Little Bear

    While Big Bear works, Little Bear patiently plays his bear games all by himself. What he really wants, though, is for Bi... More

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    1st May 2001

    Once There Were Giants

    Once there was a baby in the house - and to that baby, Mum and Dad and Jill and John and Uncle Tom were giants. But litt... More

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    3rd July 2014

    Bears, Bears, Bears

    Ruby likes bears. So she puts up a sign inviting them to call. She isn't content with just one bear though - she wants... More

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    2nd May 2013

    The Super Swooper Dinosaur

    Here comes the super swooper dinosaur - he's flying in for some fun! But just what games can Hal, Billy and the dino p... More

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    2nd August 2001

    Little Bear Stories

    "Once there were two bears, Big Bear and Little Bear. Big Bear is the big bear and Little Bear is the little bear." Thes... More

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    1st April 1993

    Squeak-A-Lot

    The bee wanted to play Buzz-a-lot. The chicken wanted to play Cluck-a-lot. The dog played Woof-a-lot. But the mouse didn... More

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    1st September 2001

    Mimi And The Blackberry Pies

    Mimi lives with all her brothers and sisters beneath the big tree, and it's blackberry time in the hedge. Mimi decides t... More

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    1st February 2006

    Owl Babies

    This is the story of three baby owls who wake up during the night to find their mother gone. Martin Waddell has won many... More

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    1st February 2006

    Kitten Called Moonlight

    A little girl and her mother rescue a stranded kitten from a rock on the seashore. Each night the little girl gets her m... More

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    1st February 1999

    Cwac!

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    1st March 1997

    Shadow Dance

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    1st December 1998

    Cwac!

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    7th April 2008

    Cup Final Kid

    A sparkling soccer story about an eight-year-old superstar by one of the greatest children's authors. Herbie Bazooka ma... More

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    4th September 2014

    Richard III

    I WAS THERE... is a perfect introduction for younger readers into stories from the past, allowing children to imag... More

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    22nd January 2007

    Who Do You Love?

    Cuddle up with a loved one and share this romantic toddler book from the creator of What Do You Say? Lov... More

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    28th November 2013

    The Tempest

    The Tempest is a comedy that was written by William Shakespeare. The action centers around a sorcerer named Prospero, wh... More

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    22nd October 2015

    The Tempest

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    27th October 2015

    Starry Night

    Sometimes one night can change everything. On this particular night, Wren and her three best friends are attending a bla... More

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    29th September 2016

    Baba Yaga

    Once upon a time, in a land far away from here, lived a girl named Olga. Olga lived with her father in a beautiful house... More

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    4th April 2005

    Well Done, Little Bear

    Little Bear wants to go exploring deep in the woods. Luckily, Big Bear is always there to look on, encourage him and hel... More

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    1st March 2010

    Sinbad and the Monkeys

    When Sinbad's ship is attacked by two angry rocs, he and Ali excape to the Island of Monkeys. But these monkeys are not ... More

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    1st May 2009

    Shakespeare Retold: Romeo and Juliet

    The story of Romeo and Juliet, whose forbidden love brings a tragic end, is beautifully retold by Martin Waddell with ... More

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    1st September 2009

    Shakespeare Retold: Hamlet

    The story of Hamlet, and his anguish following the murder of his father, is beautifully retold by Martin Waddell wit... More

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    1st September 2009

    Shakespeare Retold: A Midsummer Night's Dream

    The enchanting story of A Midsummer Night's Dream is brought to life beautifully in this simple retelling. Experie... More

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    14th August 2009

    The Tempest

    The story of the Tempest, the magical storm that brings a royal party to justice on a savage island, is beautifully re... More

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    1st May 2009

    Shakespeare Retold: Macbeth

    The story of Macbeth, whose burning ambition to be king overcomes all the good in his soul, is beautifully retold by M... More

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    14th August 2009

    Richard III

    The story of Richard III, and his destructive ambition to be king, is beautifully retold by Martin Waddell with stunni... More

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    21st January 2006

    Sleep Tight, Little Bear

    A gentle, heart-warming bedtime tale, featuring the popular Big and Little Bear. Little Bear has found a little-bear-si... More

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    4th April 2005

    Let's Go Home, Little Bear

    Little Bear is having a great time, playing in the snowy woods, when he hears a plodding noise that makes him shiver. Su... More

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    7th October 2010

    The Orchard Book of Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales

    Welcome to the wonderful fairytale world of Hans Christian Andersen . . . retold for today's children by Martin Waddell... More

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    4th September 1995

    Farmer Duck

    A hardworking duck is rescued from life with a lazy farmer in this award-winning picture book classic from Owl Babies au... More

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    6th September 2012

    Ulchabh in AGA

    A beautifully translated Irish language edition of the perennial best seller Owl Babies. An ideal first foray into Gaeil... More

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    5th September 2013

    Bardal Feirmeora (Farmer Duck)

    A hardworking duck is rescued from life with a lazy old farmer in this classic tale of justice from acclaimed Irish wri... More

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    25th February 2010

    Bears! Bears! Bears!

    With charming cut-paper collage artwork and sweet, rhyming text, this latest addition to Bob Barner's successful series ... More

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    1st September 1999

    Ti a Fi Arth Bach

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    16th August 2000

    An Croitear

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    1st June 2012

    Owl Babies

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    1st September 2009

    Sinbad and the Diamond Valley

    Sinbad and Ali are shipwrecked on an island. They spy a sparkling valley below them and decide to investigate. But they ... More

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    2nd October 2008

    Room for a Little One

    One cold winter's night, in his stable, Kind Ox welcomes animals looking for warmth and shelter with the call, 'Come ins... More

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    31st December 2009

    The Orchard Book of Ghostly Stories

    Come closer and listen to these chilling ghostly tales, from master storyteller, Martin Waddell. For when darkness falls... More

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    1st October 2006

    Ernie and the Fishface Gang

    A lively school story about beating bullies with brains! The honour of class P6 is at stake when Ernie Flack and his fr... More

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    27th April 2011

    Sinbad and the Giant Spider

    Sinbad and Ali are shipwrecked by the foot of some needle-sharp cliffs. It seems there's no way out, until they spy an u... More

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    5th July 2004

    Star Striker Titch

    It's the school five-a-side World Cup. Titch has new boots and he's ready to score goals. But Bungo's the striker and he... More

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    11th July 1996

    Farmer Duck

    There once was a duck who had the bad luck to live with a lazy farmer. While the duck worked, the farmer lay in bed - un... More

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    1st March 2010

    Sinbad and the Ogre

    Sinbad and his friend Ali are shipwrecked with the rest of the crew. They find an island...but they are captured by hung... More

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    5th February 1996

    The Pig in the Pond

    One day, Neligan's pig sits by the pond watching the ducks and geese play on the cool water. The pig gets hotter and hot... More

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    7th October 2002

    The Tough Princess

    Princess Rosamund is no fairy-tale princess. The King and Queen want her to marry a rich and handsome prince; she'd much... More

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    7th January 2010

    Captain Small Pig

    "I'm Captain Commander!" Small Pig said. "Aye-Aye, Captain Small Pig!" yawned Old Goat. "You are in charge of this boat... More

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    1st October 2005

    The Orchard Book of Goblins Ghouls and Ghosts and Other Magical Stories

    Martin Waddell has brought together fourteen tales of goblins, ghouls, ghosts and other mysterious spirits, skilfully re... More

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    1st January 2004

    Eachtra Mhor Luidin

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    1st January 1993

    An Lacha Sa Ghort

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    11th February 1998

    Owl Babies

    A big book edition of Martin Waddell and Patrick Benson's classic, reassuring tale of three loveable little owls home al... More

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    1st October 2015

    Room for a Little One: The Story of Christmas

    That cold winter's night, beneath the star's light, a Little One came for the world. The Story of Christmas is ... More

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    3rd September 2009

    The Dirty Great Dinosaur

    Grrrrrr! Look out! Here comes the Dirty Great Dinosaur! It's huge! It's hungry! It's the DIRTY GREAT DINOSAUR! He's go... More

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    1st September 2005

    Class Six and the Very Big Rabbit: Band 10/White

    It's just a normal lesson on a normal day at school, except Mrs Bennet , who can do magic, has turned into a very big ... More

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    1st June 2009

    Owl Babies

    Martin Waddell and Patrick Benson's classic, reassuring tale of three loveable little owls home alone is brought to life... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars:Pack 2: Pack of 6 (6 Books, 1 of Each Title)

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for Reception-Year 2/P1-P3. Their... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 1: Pack (6 Books, 1 of Each Title)

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for Reception-Year 2/P1-P3. Their... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 3: Pack (6 Books, 1 of Each Title)

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for Reception-Year 2/P1-P3. Their... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 3A: Pack (6 Books, 1 of Each Title)

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for Reception-Year 2/P1-P3. Their... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 1A: Pack (6 Books, 1 of Each Title)

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for Reception-Year 2/P1-P3. Their... More

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    31st December 2002

    Die Mensberg: 'n Eeste Stap Tot Lees

    "Jy is 'n reus," se Rosa benoud. "Moenie my opeet nie!" Die kinders van Enkelfontein is bang vir Mensberg, maar toe onde... More

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    22nd September 2005

    Gwepsgodyn

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    24th May 2004

    Lighthouse Gold Level: Finn MacCool And Big Head MacTavish Single

    Part of the Lighthouse collection, an engaging fiction and non-fiction series of readers carefully levelled to ensur... More

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    18th November 2008

    Literacy World Comets Stage 4 Easy Buy Pack

    Part of the Literacy World series that provides support to deliver shared reading and writing, guided reading, ICT and s... More

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    9th May 2003

    Rigby Star Independent Orange Reader 1 Why Islands Don't Swim

    Rigby Rocket offers a wide range of engaging stories and non-fiction texts. Written by much-loved children's authors, th... More

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    9th May 2003

    Rigby Star Independent White Reader 1 The Great Tree Mouse Adventure

    Rigby Rocket offers a wide range of engaging stories and non-fiction texts. Written by much-loved children's authors, th... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 1A: Charlie Stories

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for infants. They are books by to... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 1: Two Brown Bears

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for infants. They are books by to... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 3: Ronald the Tough Sheep

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for infants. They are books by to... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 2: Doris Bean and the Queen

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for infants. They are books by to... More

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    25th November 2008

    Literacy World Comets Stage 1 Easy Order Pack 10/2008

    Part of the Literacy World series that provides support to deliver shared reading and writing, guided reading, ICT and s... More

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    5th January 2010

    Ben and Bobo: Band 02b/Red B

    Ben and Bobo are painting, they're having lots of fun, but Bobo is very clumsy and things keep going wrong. Soon it's ... More

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    9th June 2010

    Star Reading White Level Pack (5 fiction and 1 non-fiction book)

    Five fantastic stories and one non-fiction book from Star Reading. With brilliant parent notes to help you get the mos... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 1: Farmer Skiboo Stories

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for infants. They are books by to... More

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    9th January 2014

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Fiction: Level 9: The Big Little Dinosaur

    In The Big Little Dinosaur best friends Emma and Sam dig up something strange on the beach. They take it to school, but ... More

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    5th January 2005

    Kind Emma: Band 06/Orange

    Kind Emma lives all alone in her little cottage by the wood, with no one to talk to. But one snowy night Emma hears a ... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 1a: Class Pack (36 Books, 6 of Each Title)

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for Reception-Year 2/P1-P3. Their... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 3a: Class Pack (36 Books, 6 of Each Title)

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for Reception-Year 2/P1-P3. Their... More

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    23rd April 2010

    Learn at Home:Star Reading Orange Level Pack (5 fiction and 1 non-fiction book)

    Five fantastic stories and one non-fiction book from Star Reading. With brilliant parent notes to help you get the mos... More

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    27th September 2002

    Literacy World Comets Stage 4 Stories Three Tales

    This literacy programme for juniors offers fiction, poetry and non-fiction reading and writing materials for shared, gui... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 2: Class Pack (36 Books, 6 of Each Title)

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for Reception-Year 2/P1-P3. Their... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars: Pack 1: Class Pack (36 Books, 6 of Each Title)

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for Reception-Year 2/P1-P3. Their... More

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    5th January 2005

    Talk Talk Talk: Band 04/Blue

    Bill longs for someone to talk to. Then one day the door to his room opens and...a giant bottom comes in! Legs, arms, ... More

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    5th January 2005

    Bert's Band: Band 04/Blue

    Bert's Band like to play as they march down the street. When they win the cup, they arrive back at their home town at ... More

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    1st September 2008

    Fearless Flynn and Other Tales: Band 17/Diamond

    Three spooky tales from three peerless storytellers, perfect for telling around the fire on a dark, windy night. Read ... More

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    1st January 2000

    I-read

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    1st January 2000

    I-read

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    2nd August 2007

    i-read Year 2 Anthology: Crazy Castles

    An easy-to-use resource for teaching essential reading skills to the whole class using an interactive whiteboard. This ... More

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    19th July 2007

    i-read Year 1 Anthology: Dinosaurs

    An easy-to-use resource for teaching essential reading skills to the whole class using an interactive whiteboard. This ... More

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    3rd February 2003

    Going Up!

    Inventively illustrated in just two colours, this stylish first reader uses several different media - posters, letters, ... More

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    27th September 2002

    Literacy World Comets Stage 1 Stories Goat-skin

    This literacy programme for juniors offers fiction, poetry and non-fiction reading and writing materials for shared, gui... More

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    22nd December 2011

    Jamboree Storytime Level A: Classroom Pack

    Jamboree Storytimeis an exciting, interactive and play-based series designed to introduce the English language to childr... More

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    21st October 2008

    Literacy World Comets Stage 1 Stories the Goat Skin Lad (6 Pack)

    Part of the Literacy World series that provides support to deliver shared reading and writing, guided reading, ICT and s... More

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    18th November 2008

    Literacy World Comets Stage 4 Stories: Three Tales from Shakespeare (6 Pack)

    Part of the Literacy World series that provides support to deliver shared reading and writing, guided reading, ICT and s... More

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    27th January 2005

    Oxford Reading Tree: Level 6: Snapdragons: Something So Big

    Written by top children's authors such as award-winning Gillian Cross, Malachy Doyle and Pippa Goodhart Snapdragons are ... More

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    4th January 2007

    Football Spy: Band 13/Topaz

    Do you know what it takes to be a top footballer? Can you pick out the best moves? Find out in this guide to football ... More

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    9th January 2014

    Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Fiction: Level 10 More Pack B: The Ghost Ship

    'Wow!' says Ernie. In The Ghost Ship Ernie is shocked to discover a ghost ship floating in the school playground. The Ca... More

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    3rd February 2003

    Cup Run

    A lively and engaging Starters title for beginner readers from bestselling author Martin Waddell, with a friendly te... More

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    23rd February 2004

    Rigby Star Independent Yr2/P3 Orange Level: Reader Set

    Part of the Rigby Star Family|, this Rigby Star Independent reader is levelled for independent, follow-on readin... More

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    23rd February 2004

    Rigby Star Independent Year 2/P3 White Level: Reader Set

    Part of the Rigby Star Family|, this Rigby Star Independent reader is levelled for independent, follow-on readin... More

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    1st September 2006

    Horse up a Tree: Band 03/Yellow

    When Horse went up a tree one day, he didn't think about how to get down again - and now he's stuck. The sheep, the du... More

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    9th May 2003

    Rigby Star Independent Year 2/P3 Orange Level: Why Islands Don't Swim

    "Rigby Rocket" is designed to offer links from guided to independent reading. It is linked to guided reading objectives,... More

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    6th June 2003

    Rigby Star Independent Year 2/P3 White Level: The Great Tree Mouse Adventure

    "Rigby Rocket" is designed to offer links from guided to independent reading. It is linked to guided reading objectives,... More

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    27th April 2009

    Rigby Star Independent Year 2 Easy Buy Pack Framework Edition

    Part of the Rigby Star Family|, this Rigby Star Independent reader is levelled for independent, follow-on reading from t... More

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    1st March 2007

    Oxford Reading Tree: All Stars

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars are first class fiction at an appropriate interest level for infants. They are books by to... More

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    2nd May 2011

    The Mouse and the Monster: Talking Books

    Collins Big Cat Phonics is a guided reading series for ages 4-6 edited by Kay Hiatt. Top children's authors and illustra... More

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    2nd May 2011

    Small Bun

    Collins Big Cat Phonics is a guided reading series for ages 4-6 edited by Kay Hiatt. Top children's authors and illustra... More

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    4th January 2011

    Talk Talk Talk

    Talking Books are read-along versions of the Collins Big Cat titles. Lively readings, sound effects and music all help t... More

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    2nd May 2011

    Horse Up a Tree

    Collins Big Cat Phonics is a guided reading series for ages 4-6 edited by Kay Hiatt. Top children's authors and illustra... More

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    4th January 2011

    Bert's Band

    Talking Books are read-along versions of the Collins Big Cat titles. Lively readings, sound effects and music all help t... More

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    8th May 2000

    Fred the Angel

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    1st December 2002

    The Beat of the Drum

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    1st November 2002

    Frankie's Story

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    1st January 2003

    Frankie's Stories

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    7th November 2008

    Literacy World Comets Stage 1: The Goat-Skin Lad & Other Tales Guided Rea Card Framwork Ed

    Part of the Literacy World series that provides support to deliver shared reading and writing, guided reading, ICT and s... More

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    7th November 2008

    Literacy World Comets Stage 4: Three Tales from Shakespeare Guided Reading Card Framework

    Part of the Literacy World series that provides support to deliver shared reading and writing, guided reading, ICT and s... More

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    1st August 2017

    Owl Babies

    A special 25th anniversary edition of a modern classic, Owl Babies reassures young children that Mummy will always come ... More

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    10th May 2017

    Star Striker Titch

    A fun football story by an award-winning author in this popular series for young readers. It's the school five-a-side W... More

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    8th September 2016

    Two Brown Bears

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    1st May 2006

    Boneless And The Tinker

    This title contains Irish folk tales with a ghastly ghostly twist! It features two tales written in Martin Waddell's ini... More

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    4th April 2005

    Can't You Sleep Little Bear?

    Little Bear can't sleep. He is frightened of the dark, even with the biggest lantern of them all at his bedside. But Big... More

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    8th September 2016

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars: Oxford Level 11 All Stars Pack 3 Pack of 6

    Oxford Reading Tree All Stars is an engaging chapter fiction series which combines age-appropriate content with imaginat... More

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    1st February 2006

    Can't You Sleep Little Bear?

    Little Bear can't sleep. He's frightened of the dark even with the biggest lantern of them all at his bedside. But Big B... More

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    5th July 2004

    Shooting Star

    Buzzer Jezz: the official story. The story of the most-feared striker in the Premiership - in the world even - is told h... More

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    1st March 2001

    Tom Rabbit

    Tom Rabbit is Sammy's soft-toy rabbit. One evening Sammy takes him out to the back field to see the real rabbits - and l... More

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    1st February 2001

    What Use Is A Moose ?

    If you can find a use for your moose, he can stay, Mum tells Jack when he brings home a moose one day. But what use is a... More

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    1st February 2000

    Farmer Duck

    This collection of dramatic versions of favourite stories, retold by Vivian French - with illustrations from the origina... More

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    28th August 1992

    Rosie's Babies

    Rosie's mum has a new baby but Rosie has two of her own. To look at they seem to be toy animals but to her they are enti... More

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    1st May 2001

    Starry Night

    When Kathleen was small, her grown-up sister Rose used to tell her stories, always beginning One starry night... Now a t... More

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