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Macmillan Collector's Library

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    Book 3

    ALICE IN WONDERLAND

    Step into the magical world of Wonderland in this gloriously illustrated picture book retelling of Lewis Carroll's end... More

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    Book 4
    Book 4

    Grimms' Fairy Tales

    For the past two centuries these delightful stories, gathered together and written down by brothers Jacob and Wilhelm Gr... More

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    Book 5
    Book 5

    The Machine Gunners

    Chas McGill has the second-best collection of war souvenirs in Garmouth but wants it to be the best. When he stumbles ... More

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    Book 6
    Book 6

    English Fairy Tales

    Fairy tales are written both to entertain and to educate. Published in the shadow of the First World War, F. A. Steel's ... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    Huckleberry Finn had a tough life with his drunk father until an adventure with Tom Sawyer changed everything. But whe... More

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    Book 9
    Book 9

    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    The classic tale of a young boy's adventures on the Mississippi in the nineteenth century. Mark Twain's classic The... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    All the Mowgli Stories

    Separated from his human parents, Mowgli is raised by wolves, mentored by the cunning panther Bagheera, and taught the... More

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    Book 11
    Book 11

    The Call of the Wild & White Fang

    Extraordinary both for the vividness of their descriptions and the success with which they imagine life from a non-hum... More

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    Book 12
    Book 12

    I Capture the Castle

    One of BBC's 100 Novels That Shaped Our World. A wonderfully quirky coming-of-age story, I Capture the Castle... More

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    Book 13
    Book 13

    Pinocchio

    Geppetto, a poor woodcarver, crafts a marionette from a strange piece of talking wood and inadvertently brings the mis... More

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    Book 14
    Book 14

    The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus

    A baby is found by wood nymphs in the forest of Burzee. They raise him as their own and give him the name Neclaus. When... More

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    Book 14
    Book 14

    Peter Pan

    J. M. Barrie's Peter Pan is a thrilling adventure for all ages - the story of the boy who refuses to grow up is a ... More

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    Book 15
    Book 15

    Black Beauty

    Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautiful gift editions of much ... More

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    Book 16
    Book 16

    Heidi

    At the age of six, little orphan Heidi is sent to live with her grandfather in the Alps. Everyone in the village is af... More

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    Book 17
    Book 17

    The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

    Miss Jean Brodie is a rare breed of teacher - passionate, independent-minded and romantically inspired, with not the sli... More

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    Book 20
    Book 20

    Ten Fat Sausages

    Come on a great escape through the kitchen as we follow each sausage that decides to make a run for it. Will they succee... More

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    Book 21
    Book 21

    What Katy Did

    A treasured children's classic, Susan Coolidge's What Katy Did is a vivid story of childhood bravery with a feisty... More

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    Book 22
    Book 22

    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

    'Crackpot' is what everybody calls the Pott family. So when they go to buy a new car and come back with a WRECK, nobod... More

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    Book 23
    Book 23

    Pollyanna

    THE COMPLETE AND UNABRIDGED TEXT 'Most generally there is something about everything that you can be glad about, ... More

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    Book 26
    Book 26

    The Wizard of Oz

    This is THE WIZARD OF OZ - but not as you know it. ... More

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    Book 27
    Book 27

    Children's Classics Collection

    Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautiful gift editions of much ... More

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    Book 107
    Book 107

    Treasure Island

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    Book 108
    Book 108

    Poems of Childhood

    A child's life should be full of poems, rhymes and songs, and Poems of Childhood is a celebration of that. ... More

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    Book 109
    Book 109

    Anne of Avonlea

    The second book in the Anne Shirley series. 'Having adventures comes natural to some people,' said Anne serenely. '... More

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    Book 110
    Book 110

    Just William

    Meet everyone's favourite troublemaker in this beautiful Macmillan Children's Classics hardback edition. In Ric... More

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    Book 111
    Book 111

    The Little Prince

    Few books have been as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. A beautiful gift editi... More

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