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    Book 1

    The Brementown Musicians: Band 13/Topaz

    The lives of a donkey, a dog, a cat and a rooster are turned upside-down when they are abandoned by their owners. Do n... More

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    Lightsleep

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    Think Again!

    THINK AGAIN! is a title that will take readers on a wild ride through history, science, the natural world and the human ... More

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    I Can Do It

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    Book 8
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    Cars

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    Book 9
    Book 9

    In the Forest

    These colorful books introduce kids to wildlife of all kinds, providing informative details about the behavior of differ... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    Collins Big Cat Progress Starter Set (for reading age 6-7)

    The ideal way to try Collins Big Cat, to plug gaps and to refresh your reading resources at unbeatable prices. Starter s... More

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    Book 12
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    In the Desert

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    Book 13
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    Night Animals

    Which animals come out at night? How do they find food in the dark? Where do they go during the day? In this book you'll... More

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    Book 14

    Cinderella

    The classic fairy tale, specially retold for young children and illustrated with fresh, bright pictures. Poor Cinderella... More

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    How to be a Knight

    Aimed at children aged 6-9, this title provides information on how to be a knight. Steer's previous titles include 'Drag... More

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    Book 17
    Book 17

    World of Football

    New for the 2010 World Cup. , this series covers both the 2010 World Cup in South Africa but also sets it in historical ... More

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    Book 18
    Book 18

    My Family Tree

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    Book 19
    Book 19

    Up Up and Away

    Gorgeous new concept board book by Frann Preston-Gannon featuring animals up above us! * Author's The Journey Home has b... More

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    Book 20
    Book 20

    Buried Treasure

    Join the Peephole Pirates as they follow their treasure map in search of the buried gold. Peep through the pages to see ... More

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    Book 21
    Book 21

    Baby Dragon and the Animal Olympics: Band 03/Yellow

    Baby Dragon is excited about the Animal Olympics, but while his friends already have parts to play in the event, he ha... More

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    Book 22
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    Playing

    Originally published in Belgium and Holland by Clavis Uitgeverij, Hasselt, Amsterdam, 2010.... More

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    Book 23
    Book 23

    In the Garden: Band 01a/Pink a

    What happens when Mum is in the garden tidying up, but the children just want to play? This simple, humorous story bo... More

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    Book 25

    Rat-a-tat-tat

    Collins Big Cat is a guided reading series for ages 4-11 edited by Cliff Moon. Top children's authors and illustrators h... More

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    Book 26
    Book 26

    Fishy Friend: Band 04/Blue

    When Sam and his family took a trip to the beach, they weren't expecting him to make a snappy new friend... This sweet... More

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    Book 27
    Book 27

    The Magic Pen

    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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    Book 28
    Book 28

    Phonics Starter Set

    It's now even easier to get started with Collins Big Cat with our new Starter Packs - great for filling gaps in reading ... More

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    Book 29
    Book 29

    Knock Knock!: Band 04/Blue

    Joe is waiting for his friend Harry, but each time there is a knock at the door he finds an unexpected visitor waiting... More

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    Book 30
    Book 30

    Blast Off to the Moon!

    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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    Book 31
    Book 31

    Around the World: Band 03/Yellow

    Collins Big Cat has teamed up with award-winning educational developers, Shoo Fly, to create new cross-curricular E-Re... More

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    Book 33
    Book 33

    Playing: Band 01b/Pink B

    Collins Big Cat has teamed up with award-winning educational developers, Shoo Fly, to create new cross-curricular E-Re... More

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    Book 34
    Book 34

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    Lewis Carroll's fantastical tale is an artist's dream. With the complete, unabridged text and glowing full-colour illust... More

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    Book 35
    Book 35

    The Secret Garden: V&A Collector's Edition

    The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett is a magical novel for adults and children alike. This new hardback i... More

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    Book 36
    Book 36

    I Can Help

    A new and wonderfully illustrated book portraying many of the familiar sights of children's work around the home.... More

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    Book 37
    Book 37

    The Pond

    The Pond is a touching picture book about a young boy, and his family, overcoming the loss of his father. This colourful... More

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    Book 38
    Book 38

    Elephant's Ears: Band 03/Yellow

    Written by Collins Big Cat Writing Competition 2013 winner Grace Webster, this original and funny story follows a baby... More

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    Book 39
    Book 39

    Bob's Secret Hideaway: Band 03/Yellow

    Collins Big Cat is a guided reading series for ages 4-11 edited by Cliff Moon. Top children's authors and illustrators... More

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    Book 40
    Book 40

    Turtle's Party In The Clouds: Band 06/Orange

    Turtle wanted to go to the party in the clouds, but how would she get there without wings? She had an idea, but, unfor... More

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    Book 41
    Book 41

    Mighty Mountains, Swirling Seas: Band 11/Lime

    Poems inspired by the world all around us. * Lime/Band 11 books have longer sentence structures and a gr... More

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    Book 42
    Book 42

    The Great Chapatti Chase: Band 10/White

    "Run, run as fast as you can! You can't catch me, I'm Chapatti Man!" But will Chapatti Man escape? * Whi... More

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    Book 43
    Book 43

    Brave Nurses: Mary Seacole and Edith Cavell: Band 10/White

    Mary Seacole and Edith Cavell risked their lives to look after the wounded and the dying. They proved that bravery in ... More

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    Book 44
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    Happy New Year: Band 05/Green

    The start of a New Year is celebrated in different ways all over the world. Find out how inside! * Green... More

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    Book 45
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    The Big, Bad City: Band 07/Turquoise

    Little Red Hen is looking for Granny's house in the big, bad city. Should she trust the smiley stranger who wants to h... More

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    Book 46
    Book 46

    Landmarks of the World: Band 07/Turquoise

    From the pyramids in Egypt to the Sydney Opera House, landmarks have been built all over the world. Find out what make... More

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    Book 47
    Book 47

    The Gardening Year: Band 06/Orange

    Spring, Summer. Autumn. Winter. The garden changes with every season of the year. New surprises, new shoots and new jo... More

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    Book 48
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    Flying High: Band 09/Gold

    Hot-air balloons, gliders, solar-powered planes ... Climb board and find out about the world of aircraft. ... More

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    Book 49
    Book 49

    Wild Weather: Band 11/Lime

    From whirling sandstorms to freezing blizzards, take a journey around the Earth to see some of its wildest weather. ... More

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    Book 50
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    One Potato: Band 05/Green

    One potato is not at all happy about being eaten! He leads the farmer's wife on a wild potato chase through the garden... More

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    Book 51
    Book 51

    Own Goal: Band 08/Purple

    It's Jack's first day at Glendale School. He's a star goalie, so why isn't he happy when he's asked to join the team? ... More

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    Book 52
    Book 52

    Dubai From The Sky: Band 08/Purple

    A history of Dubai, told through stunning aerial photos. * Purple/ Band 8 books offer developing readers... More

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    Book 53
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    Rumpelstiltskin: Band 09/Gold

    Daisy longs to marry the king, but he wants her to prove herself first. Daisy asks for help from an unlikely friend, b... More

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    Book 54
    Book 54

    Full Moon Night in Silk Cotton Tree Village: A Collection of Caribbean Folk Tales: Band 15/Emerald

    Learn all about the strange goings on in Cotton Tree Village with these four traditional tales from the Caribbean, bea... More

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    Book 55
    Book 55

    The Firebird: A Russian Folk Tale: Band 14/Ruby

    June Crebbin tells this traditional magical tale. When Prince Ivan meets Grey Wolf, the two set out on an adventure th... More

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    Book 56
    Book 56

    The Legend of Blackbeard: Band 15/Emerald

    Travel with fearsome Captain Blackbeard and his crew of pirates across the open seas as they search for treasure and c... More

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    Book 57
    Book 57

    The battle of Kupe and Te Wheke: A Maori Tale: Band 13/Topaz

    Find out all about how New Zealand was made in this traditional Mauri creation story. As the heroic Kupe and mythical ... More

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    Book 58
    Book 58

    The Nutcracker and the Mouse King: Band 14/Ruby

    Wonderful storyteller Ursula Jones tells the story of the Nutcracker, and his noble attempt to defeat the evil Mouse K... More

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    Book 59
    Book 59

    The Jungle Book: Band 16/Sapphire

    Rudyard Kipling's much-loved classic story for children, retold here by Narinder Dhami. Follow Mowgli's adventures wit... More

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    Book 60
    Book 60

    The White Mouse: A Folk Tale from The Panchatantra: Band 13/Topaz

    Discover an ancient Indian culture in this traditional tale of magic, love and a very special quest. When a small whit... More

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    Book 61
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    Frankenstein: Band 18/Pearl

    When Frankenstein creates a monster, he never expects it to be such a huge threat to society, what will he have to do ... More

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    Book 62

    Aladdin and the Genies: Band 14/Ruby

    Vivian French tells this well-known, much loved traditional tale of Aladdin, the magical genies and Aladdin's wishes. ... More

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    The Black Bull: Band 14/Ruby

    When Flora dreams of happiness, she doesn't expect to be thrown on to the back of a great, black bull! But as Flora an... More

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    Book 64
    Book 64

    The Tinderbox: Band 15/Emerald

    When Jack finds an old tinderbox, he doesn't think much of it, but the fact that someone else wants it so much makes h... More

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    Book 65
    Book 65

    The Railway Children: Band 16/Sapphire

    A new chance to follow the lives of Roberta, Phyllis and Peter as they relocate to the country and make friends with s... More

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    Book 66
    Book 66

    Pinocchio: Band 15/Emerald

    Remind yourself of the enchanting story of Pinocchio, by Pinocchio, retold here by the multi-award winning author Mich... More

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    Black Beauty: Band 16/Sapphire

    A retelling of Anna Sewell's classic adventure story of Black Beauty as he starts life carefree in the field with his ... More

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    Book 68
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    The 39 Steps: Band 18/Pearl

    Revisit John Buchan's classic adventure story of danger and intrigue, as hero Richard Hannay desperately tries to esca... More

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    Book 69
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    The Wind in the Willows: Band 16/Sapphire

    Nicky Singer has captured all the beauty and familiarity of this classic children's book. Follow the adventures of Rat... More

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    Book 70
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    Anne of Green Gables: Band 17/Diamond

    A funny, heart-warming retelling of Lucy Maud Montgomery's classic story for children, which follows orphan Anne, as s... More

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    Book 71
    Book 71

    Teeth: Band 01a/Pink a

    Find out all about teeth in this photographic information book - from baby teeth and adult teeth to using them and cle... More

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    Book 72
    Book 72

    Yum: Band 01a/Pink a

    One snail, two beetles, three worms, four spiders and five flies - the frog eats them all, with hilarious consequences... More

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    Book 73
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    Helper Bird: Band 03/Yellow

    This little bird may be small, but it's very helpful to bigger animals. This photographic non-fiction book shows how t... More

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    Book 74
    Book 74

    Bad Bat: Band 02b/Red B

    Bad Bat enjoys tricking the other animals when they are sleeping - but will he still be laughing when they find a way ... More

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    This is Me!: Band 00/Lilac

    It's fun to draw your own portrait! Follow one girl as she shows how she can make her own self-portrait with collage m... More

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    Book 76
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    Getting Dressed: Band 01a/Pink a

    How do you get dressed in the morning? Follow one girl as she gets dressed in clothes appropriate for the changing wea... More

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    Book 77
    Book 77

    In the Forest: Band 01b/Pink B

    There are many exciting things in the forest. Find out all about them from dawn until night in this highly photographi... More

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    Book 78
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    Growing and Changing: Band 04/Blue

    As we grow up, our bodies grow and change with us. This information book by Teresa Heapy looks at the changes that hap... More

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    Book 79
    Book 79

    How to Make a Maraca!: Band 00/Lilac

    Ever wanted to make a maraca? This step by step guide will show you how, with clear, engaging photos that show just ho... More

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    Book 80
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    Rolling: Band 03/Yellow

    Follow a group of children as they climb to the top of a hill and race each other to the bottom by rolling in this fun... More

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    Book 81
    Book 81

    All in a Month: Band 02b/Red B

    Join the countdown as one boy describes the events in his life in the past month, from moving house a month ago to pre... More

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    Book 82
    Book 82

    Tod and the Trumpet: Band 04/Blue

    Tod is a shy tortoise who hides away, especially when it's time to tidy up! But what will happen when Tod is forced ou... More

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    Book 83
    Book 83

    The Lonely Penguin: Band 04/Blue

    Penguin is lonely - he can't find his friends. Follow him on his journey across Antarctica as he searches for them in ... More

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    Book 84
    Book 84

    Doing Nothing: Band 03/Yellow

    The frog is sitting at the bottom of the pond, doing nothing. But other animals keep coming after him and he has to ho... More

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    Book 85
    Book 85

    Recycling Plastic: Band 04/Blue

    We all know recycling is important, but what actually happens to the things we recycle? This photographic information ... More

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    Book 86
    Book 86

    Seasons Scrapbook: Band 01b/Pink B

    Follow one girl as she visits the park at different points of the year, collecting objects and pictures for her scrapb... More

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    Book 87
    Book 87

    The Pied Piper of Hamelin: Band 00/Lilac

    The town of Hamelin is over-run with rats, and the mayor is getting desperate for a solution. When the mysterious Pied... More

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    Book 88

    The Lion and the Mouse: Band 02b/Red B

    A tiny mouse accidentally disturbs a sleeping lion and fears he will be eaten - but the lion lets him go. When the lio... More

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    Book 89
    Book 89

    A Night at the Gallery: Band 02a/Red a

    All is quiet in the gallery, as two security guards keep watch. But something strange is happening in the paintings, a... More

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    Book 90
    Book 90

    Night Animals: Band 03/Yellow

    When we go to sleep at night, some animals are just waking up. Discover the different activities and features of noctu... More

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    Book 91
    Book 91

    Animal Coats: Band 02a/Red a

    When it rains, we put on a raincoat to protect ourselves. Animals have coats to protect themselves, too. Discover all ... More

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    Book 92
    Book 92

    Splash: Band 01b/Pink B

    There's a storm brewing and a mother and daughter are out on a walk - what can they see? Follow them on their journey ... More

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    Book 93
    Book 93

    World of Football: Band 02a/Red a

    Everyone can play football, anywhere in the world! Find out what you need to play the game and where in the world it i... More

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    Book 94
    Book 94

    Walking and Walking: Band 01a/Pink a

    Follow this girl and her family as they take a walk through changing landscapes and seasons and show how much fun walk... More

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    Book 95
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    River Journey: Band 02b/Red B

    Follow a river from its source to the sea and see how it adapts to its surroundings in this highly photographic non-fi... More

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    Book 96

    I Can Help: Band 01b/Pink B

    It's fun to help! Follow one boy as he helps his family over the course of one day in different parts of the home, and... More

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    Book 97

    Best Bird: Band 02a/Red a

    Owl thinks he is the best at everything, but he keeps meeting other birds who are better than him. What is Owl best at... More

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    Book 98
    Book 98

    The Three Musketeers: Band 17/Diamond

    Follow the exciting adventure of D'Artagnan as he desperately tries to fight for a place as one of the King's Musketee... More

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    Book 99
    Book 99

    Little Women: Band 18/Pearl

    Follow the lives of the March sisters, who are forced to pull together when their father leaves to fight in the war. B... More

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    Wuthering Heights: Band 17/Diamond

    Rediscover Emily Bronte's terrifying novel of revenge and hatred set on the wild Yorkshire moors. When an orphaned boy... More

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    Book 101
    Book 101

    Jane Eyre: Band 18/Pearl

    When governess Jane Eyre goes to work at Thornfield Hall and meets the mysterious Mr Rochester, her life finally feels... More

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    Book 102
    Book 102

    Dance to the Beat Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 103

    Hands Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 104
    Book 104

    Funny Fish Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 105
    Book 105

    Harry's Garden Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 106
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    Colour Bears Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 107
    Book 107

    Cats Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 108
    Book 108

    Cat and Dog Play Hide and Seek Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 109
    Book 109

    Have you Ever? Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 110
    Book 110

    Buzz & Bingo in the Starry Sky Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 111
    Book 111

    First Day Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 112
    Book 112

    At the Dump Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 113
    Book 113

    Chewy Hughie Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 114
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    How to Draw Cartoons Workbook

    A Workbook enabling children to practise the language points presented in the Reader. These workbooks ac... More

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    Book 115
    Book 115

    The Selfish Giant: Band 12/Copper

    A wonderful retelling of Oscar Wilde's classic story about a fierce, angry giant, who wants nothing to do with the chi... More

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    Book 116
    Book 116

    The Story of Nian: a Folk Tale from China: Band 12/Copper

    A traditional tale from China, which explores the ancient rituals of Chinese New Year, and explains how it's come to b... More

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    Book 117
    Book 117

    The Honey-Guide Bird: Two Traditional Tales from Africa: Band 12/Copper

    Two funny, light-hearted traditional tales from Africa. Copper/Band 12 books provide more complex plots ... More

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    Book 118
    Book 118

    Puss in Boots: Band 12/Copper

    A fun, lively retelling of the traditional tale of Puss and how he helps the miller's son when he's given a bag and a ... More

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    Book 119
    Book 119

    East of the Sun, West of the Moon: Band 13/Topaz

    Follow Rosa's magical journey across the snow and ice towards a mysterious prince, who she must rescue in order to unl... More

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    Book 120
    Book 120

    The Goose Girl: Band 13/Topaz

    This hilarious retelling of a traditional Hans Christian Anderson tale tells of mistaken identities as a kind, humble ... More

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    Book 121
    Book 121

    Collins Big Cat - Progress Starter Set

    It's now even easier to get started with Collins Big Cat with our new Starter Packs - great for filling gaps in reading ... More

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    Book 123

    Clementine's Smile: Band 06/Orange

    Clementine the crocodile is known for always being happy and having a big smile, but one day she gets toothache and ca... More

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    Book 124
    Book 124

    Catching Flies: Band 09/Gold

    A beautiful poetry book by June Crebbin exploring the themes of wildlife, the seasons and life's simple pleasures. ... More

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    Book 125
    Book 125

    I'm Growing a Truck in the Garden: Band 09/Gold

    A collection of weird and wonderful poems. Follow one boy through his day as he plays with his friends and creates hav... More

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    Book 126
    Book 126

    Brilliant Bridges: Band 09/Gold

    Bridges come in all different shapes and sizes. How were bridges made in the past? How do they work? Filled with clear... More

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    Book 127
    Book 127

    If: Band 08/Purple

    Using the influence of Rudyard Kipling's Poem "If", award-winning author Mij Kelly explores the challenges of living i... More

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    Book 128
    Book 128

    Charles Dickens: Band 11/Lime

    Charles Dickens was a famous writer who lived in the 19th century. Discover what life was like for Charles, from spend... More

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    Book 129
    Book 129

    Harry the Clever Spider on Holiday: Band 08/Purple

    When Clare and her family go on holiday, she is not allowed to take her pet spider Harry with her - so when he sneaks ... More

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    Book 130
    Book 130

    The Bogeyman: Band 07/Turquoise

    In the middle of a game, Carrie said to Harry "Don't step on the lines or the Bogeyman will get you". Find out who the... More

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    Book 131
    Book 131

    The Lost Sock: Band 06/Orange

    What happens when a lucky pair of socks goes missing? Where do all the lost socks go? Discover the mystical world of s... More

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    Book 132
    Book 132

    Your Senses: Band 10/White

    Each day we use all of our five senses. We see people, hear sounds, touch objects, smell odours and taste food. Filled... More

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    Book 133
    Book 133

    Skara Brae: Band 07/Turquoise

    In 1850 in Scotland, a great storm washed away tonnes of soil to reveal the remains of a village that existed 4,000 ye... More

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    Book 134
    Book 134

    Wash, Wash, Wash: Band 01a/Pink a

    This illustrated non-fiction book shows children how important it is to wash regularly. Follow the main character thro... More

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    Book 135
    Book 135

    The Prince and the Parsnip: Band 04/Blue

    Inspired by the tale of the Princess and the Pea, well-known children's author Vivian French tells the story of Prince... More

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    Book 136
    Book 136

    The Owl and the Pussycat: Band 00/Lilac

    This illustrated wordless version of the poem "The Owl and the Pussycat" by Edward Lear is told through the beautiful ... More

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    Book 137
    Book 137

    Time for School: Band 03/Yellow

    Engaging and fun, this poem is about the school day and is written by award-winning contemporary poet Wendy Cope. ... More

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    Book 138
    Book 138

    Animals in Hiding: Band 04/Blue

    How do animals in the wild hide when they are hunting or being hunted? This photographic information book shows how an... More

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    Book 139
    Book 139

    Oops, Owl!: Band 01a/Pink a

    A big owl and a small owl sit up in a tree. In trying to show each other how big they are, the small owl is accidental... More

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    Book 140
    Book 140

    The Three Little Rabbits: Band 01b/Pink B

    Three young rabbits have built their homes from straw, wood and bricks. But will their houses be strong enough to stop... More

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    Book 141
    Book 141

    Art in the Woods: Band 02b/Red B

    This non-fiction instruction book shows children how materials found in the wood, including pine cones, leaves and twi... More

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    Book 142
    Book 142

    What's in the Egg?: Band 00/Lilac

    This photographic information book by Moira Butterfield shows the variety of creatures that hatch from eggs, including... More

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    Book 143
    Book 143

    Arctic Life: Band 04/Blue

    Who lives in the Arctic? This photographic information book by Sean Callery explores the Arctic and looks at how the a... More

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    Book 144
    Book 144

    It's Great To Be Small!: Band 04/Blue

    Ebba the baby elephant doesn't like being the smallest elephant in her group. When she meets Tiny the mouse, though, E... More

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    Book 145
    Book 145

    In the Jungle: Band 01b/Pink B

    This non-fiction book takes you on a journey into the jungle and looks at the people, animals and wildlife that live t... More

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    Book 146
    Book 146

    In the Sea: Band 01b/Pink B

    This photographic non-fiction book explores the sea and looks at what kinds of plants and creatures live there - inclu... More

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    Book 147
    Book 147

    Jump and Fly: Band 01a/Pink a

    Follow baby bird as it learns how to fly for the first time. This beautifully-illustrated fiction story was written by... More

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    Book 148
    Book 148

    The Ugly Duckling: Band 00/Lilac

    Follow the ugly duckling, who is rejected by the other ducks because he doesn't look like them and doesn't fit in. Wil... More

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    Book 149
    Book 149

    My Pet Worm: Band 03/Yellow

    This photographic instruction book shows children how to keep worms as pets and take care of them correctly, including... More

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    Book 150
    Book 150

    How to Make a Hat: Band 01a/Pink a

    Children can learn how to make and decorate paper hats in this engaging non-fiction book by Sarah Levison. Step-by-ste... More

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    Book 151
    Book 151

    Discover Mars!: Band 03/Yellow

    Mars is the closest planet to Earth, but how much do we know about it? Written by science author Steve Parker, this fa... More

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    Book 152
    Book 152

    How to Make a Camp: Band 02a/Red a

    This photographic non-fiction book gives children simple instructions for how to build their own tent in the garden us... More

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    Book 153
    Book 153

    Homes: Band 02a/Red a

    Where do people live? This photographic non-fiction book looks at the variety of places that can be called home from h... More

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    Book 154
    Book 154

    The Hare and the Tortoise: Band 03/Yellow

    In this delightful retelling of Aesop's well-known fable, children's-book-award winner Melanie Williamson captures the... More

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    Book 155
    Book 155

    The Boy who Cried Wolf: Band 01b/Pink B

    A shepherd boy decides to play a trick on the people in his village by telling them that there is a wolf nearby. But w... More

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    Book 156
    Book 156

    So You Want A Pet?: Band 08/Purple

    From dogs and cats to stick insects and sea monkeys, there are many types of pet. Which one is right for you? ... More

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    Book 157
    Book 157

    Our Head Teacher is a Super-Villain: Band 10/White

    Something strange is going on at my school. All the teachers have yellow swirly eyes, and we've got some weird new sch... More

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    Book 158
    Book 158

    Slumbery Stumble in the Jungle: Band 06/Orange

    Charlie Monkey is worried. The forest is getting smaller and a big yellow monster is coming. What can he do to save hi... More

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    Book 159
    Book 159

    Wild Dog In The City: Band 05/Green

    Once, coyotes only lived in the country. Now, they've moved into cities, where they go hunting at night. ... More

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    Book 160
    Book 160

    Rally Challenge: Band 10/White

    An exhilarating ride with one of New Zealand's foremost adventure photographers, Andy Belcher as he takes on the New Z... More

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    Book 161
    Book 161

    Hercules: Superhero: Band 11/Lime

    Young Hercules is challenged by the King to carry out seven labours - no problem, although the King is less impressed ... More

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    Book 162
    Book 162

    Where on Earth?: Band 11/Lime

    Where on Earth describes the journeys of significant explorers, revealing the lands they discovered and what they foun... More

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    Book 163
    Book 163

    Building High: Band 11/Lime

    A non-chronological report that describes scaffolding: what it is made from, how it has developed around the world fro... More

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    Book 164
    Book 164

    Buzz and Bingo in the Starry Sky: Band 10/White

    In this comical adventure, Buzz and Bingo find themselves in Outer Space trying to help a lost alien, XY5, find his pa... More

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    Book 165
    Book 165

    The Cloud Forest: Band 11/Lime

    The photographs and text in this information book explain what a cloud forest is and reveal the many unusual and rare ... More

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    Book 166
    Book 166

    The Camel Fair: Band 10/White

    The Camel Fair is a non-fiction recount of a holiday in India, accompanied by spectacular, atmospheric photographs. Th... More

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    Book 167
    Book 167

    Harry the Clever Spider at School: Band 07/Turquoise

    This humorous story follows Harry the spider to Clare's school, where the class is studying minibeasts. Displeased wit... More

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    Book 168
    Book 168

    How Many Animals?: Band 01a/Pink a

    This non-fiction counting book shows photographs of the following animals: one crocodile, two elephants, three lions, ... More

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    Book 169
    Book 169

    First Day: Band 06/Orange

    It's Flynn's first day at school and he's nervous about making a mistake. An amusing story unfolds as Flynn's parents ... More

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    Book 170
    Book 170

    Colours: Band 04/Blue

    A simple text where a visit to an art show causes a girl to imagine what the world would be like if it was wholly yell... More

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    Book 171
    Book 171

    Weather Report: Band 02a/Red a

    A non-fiction report about different types of weather over the course of a week. Photographs of each weather accompany... More

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    Book 172
    Book 172

    Crunch and Munch: Band 05/Green

    From Jamie Oliver's favourite dinner lady, Nora Sands, this recipe book is all you need to make some great healthy mea... More

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    Book 173
    Book 173

    The Baby Turtle: Band 03/Yellow

    This photographic non-fiction book tracks the life of a turtle. Initially meeting the mother, we stay with her eggs an... More

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    Book 174
    Book 174

    How To Be A Knight: Band 09/Gold

    Here is everything you need to know about being a knight, from from being a young page to being knighted. This humorou... More

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    Book 175
    Book 175

    What Is CGI?: Band 06/Orange

    Artist Jon Stuart shows how he produces computer-generated images. The process starts with a simple block of cubes, wh... More

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    Book 176
    Book 176

    Peter and the Wolf: Band 09/Gold

    This book presents Serge Prokofieff's famous musical story about young Peter and the Wolf in the style of a play with ... More

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    Book 177
    Book 177

    What Are You Making?: Band 02b/Red B

    A non-fiction book about a group of children making a monster. Each stage of the monster-making process is shown - fro... More

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    Book 178
    Book 178

    Living Dinosaurs: Band 08/Purple

    Ever wondered why the dinosaurs didn't survive? In this fascinating non-chronological report the success story of croc... More

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    Book 179
    Book 179

    Super Ben: Band 02b/Red B

    This patterned picture story follows Ben on his trip to the park. The text describes the park visit, while the illustr... More

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    Book 180
    Book 180

    Have You Ever?: Band 02a/Red a

    A fun story that follows a boy through a fantastical land of weird and wonderful creatures. Imaginative illustrations ... More

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    Book 181
    Book 181

    Mojo and Weeza and the New Hat: Band 04/Blue

    This fantasy story is about two monkeys, who look smart in their new clothes. Mojo has new shoes, and Weeza has a new ... More

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    Book 182
    Book 182

    Going Fast: Band 07/Turquoise

    Faster than a speeding boat, and more exciting than a trip on a bobsleigh, this fact-packed non-chronological report l... More

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    Book 183
    Book 183

    I Can Do It!: Band 01b/Pink B

    A simple information book depicting different activities: running, jumping, hanging, skating, creeping and swimming. S... More

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    Book 185
    Book 185

    The Frog Prince: Band 00/Lilac

    When the princess accidentally drops her ball in the pond she doesn't expect a frog to bring it back to her, and certa... More

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    Book 186
    Book 186

    Monster Mess: Band 01b/Pink B

    A humorous story with simple, repetitive text about two little monsters painting spots, stripes, squares, zigzags and ... More

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    Book 187
    Book 187

    In the Boat: Band 01a/Pink a

    Who is in the boat? A hilarious counting story about a mouse with a boat taxi that reluctantly agrees to pick up an in... More

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    Book 188
    Book 188

    Think Again: Band 11/Lime

    At the dawn of time, the Maker is having problems with the animals he makes. His beaver and his ants are too big, his ... More

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    Book 189
    Book 189

    Is There Anyone Out There?: Band 10/White

    Is There Anyone Out There? investigates whether there is life beyond planet Earth. The non-chronological report examin... More

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    Book 190
    Book 190

    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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    Book 191
    Book 191

    Antarctica: Land of the Penguins: Band 10/White

    The survival of the white continent's most famous inhabitants is the subject of this beautiful book. The beauty of Ant... More

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    Book 192
    Book 192

    Our World: Band 02b/Red B

    Take a look at different climates and landscapes from around the globe. Explore climates that are wet, dry, hot and co... More

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    Book 193
    Book 193

    Meg, Mum and the Donkey: Band 02b/Red B

    Meg and her mum go to the market with their donkey, but find that listening to everyone else's advice along the way do... More

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    Book 194
    Book 194

    Jack and the Beanstalk: Band 02b/Red B

    Jack's mum sends Jack to sell their cow so that they have food to eat. But instead of coming home with money, Jack com... More

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    Book 195
    Book 195

    The Fox and the Stork: Band 02a/Red a

    The fox invites his friend the stork to dinner, but serves the stork his meal on a flat plate. Find out how the fox an... More

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    Book 196
    Book 196

    Snap!: Band 02a/Red a

    A colourful retelling of Rudyard Kipling's The Elephant's Child, this fable explains how the elephant got its long tru... More

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    Book 197
    Book 197

    My Friend Joe: Band 00/Lilac

    A boy makes a paper plane and accidentally throws it over the wall. Little does he know that another boy called Joe li... More

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    Book 198
    Book 198

    Tiger's Tales: Band 10/White

    A not very special cat loves nothing better than hearing the stories told in her library, or by her cat friends. Then ... More

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    Book 199
    Book 199

    Tig in the Dumps: Band 11/Lime

    School Book Character day is coming up and Tig is worried as his Mum has found him a frilly Little Boy Blue outfit. Ca... More

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    Book 200
    Book 200

    The Amazing Adventures of Batbird: Band 11/Lime

    Dunkan Dabble won't answer to his name as he believes he's Batbird, a superhero that he and his friends watch on TV. D... More

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    Book 201
    Book 201

    Fabulous Creatures - Are they Real?: Band 11/Lime

    This witty information book describes real and imaginary creatures, and answers the question - are they real? Some of ... More

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    Book 202
    Book 202

    The Sneezles: Band 10/White

    One day mysterious green clouds arrive in a fairy-tale kingdom and explode into a fine green dust, bringing an outbrea... More

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    Book 203
    Book 203

    The Porridge Pincher: Band 11/Lime

    When the Three Bears leave their house for a walk, a young girl named Goldilocks appears and is drawn in to the house ... More

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