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Walker Racing Reads Series

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    Book 1
    Book 1

    Invasion

    Take an exciting journey into history with this illustrated story for newly confident readers. It's 1066 and William, D... More

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    Book 2
    Book 2

    Victor's Quest

    A light-hearted, humorous fantasy for newly independent readers. The queen sends her son Prince Victor (who is not very... More

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    Book 3
    Book 3

    Love from Anna Hibiscus

    The seventh title in this brilliant series about Anna Hibiscus, who lives in Africa with her large extended family, ... More

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    Book 4
    Book 4

    Good Luck, Anna Hibiscus!

    Third in the series of delightful stories about Anna Hibiscus, a little girl who lives in Africa. Anna Hibiscus... More

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    Book 5
    Book 5

    Anna Hibiscus

    A collection of four linked stories of family life set in modern west Africa. Anna Hibiscus lives in amazing Af... More

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    Book 6
    Book 6

    Being Ben

    A quirky Racing Read featuring a British Jamaican family in a contemporary setting. Ben is a boy with a lively imaginat... More

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    Book 7
    Book 7

    Go Well, Anna Hibiscus!

    Anna Hibiscus lives in Africa, amazing Africa. Anna is amazing too! Anna Hibiscus and her family are going to t... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    Welcome Home, Anna Hibiscus!

    Anna Hibiscus lives in Africa. Amazing Africa. Anna Hibiscus is back home after visiting her grandma in Canada.... More

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    Book 9
    Book 9

    Oshie

    Oshie is an engaging, funny, enthusiastic and often rebellious boy - it just so happens he has cerebral palsy. In these... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    The No. 1 Car Spotter and the Car Thieves

    Oluwalase Babatunde Benson is the number 1 car spotter in the village - maybe even the world! Trouble is brewin... More

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    Book 11
    Book 11

    Have Fun, Anna Hibiscus!

    Anna Hibiscus lives in Africa. Amazing Africa. Anna Hibiscus has never been away from her home in Africa, surro... More

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    Book 12
    Book 12

    Daisy Dawson at the Seaside

    Daisy Dawson is on holiday at the seaside for her fourth animal adventure. We're so happy by the sea / He... More

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    Book 13
    Book 13

    Miracle on Separation Street

    A heartwarming story written in the form of Jack's diary. Jack lives with his family in an unremarkable part of... More

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    Book 14
    Book 14

    Flotsam and Jetsam: A Home by the Sea

    Resourceful and entertaining, Flotsam and Jetsam are the Borrowers of the seashore. A tiny beach... An upturned... More

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    Book 15
    Book 15

    The No. 1 Car Spotter and the Broken Road

    Oluwalase Babatunde Benson is the number 1 car spotter in the village - maybe even the world! The road through ... More

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    Book 16
    Book 16

    A Dollop of Ghee and a Pot of Wisdom

    Here is a bunch of dung-dropping, sweet-stealing, luck-jinxing villains! Four stories about young Prince Veera,... More

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    Book 17
    Book 17

    Hooray for Anna Hibiscus!

    A collection of four linked stories about family life set in modern west Africa. Anna Hibiscus lives in amazing... More

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    Book 18
    Book 18

    Emily's Surprising Voyage

    Emily is prepared for a long, monotonous voyage to Australia, but then she meets Thomas - and notices a small head a... More

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    Book 19
    Book 19

    The Boy who Knew Nothing

    "On the day he was born, before he could crawl, the boy who knew nothing, knew nothing at all." There is a boy who ... More

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    Book 20
    Book 20

    Flotsam and Jetsam and the Grooof

    Resourceful and entertaining, Flotsam and Jetsam are the Borrowers of the seashore. One day Flotsam and Jetsam ... More

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    Book 21
    Book 21

    Flotsam and Jetsam and the Stormy Surprise

    Resourceful and entertaining, Flotsam and Jetsam are the Borrowers of the seashore. Flotsam and Jetsam live on ... More

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    Book 22
    Book 22

    Best Dog Bonnie

    The little dog with big ideas is back in this illustrated story for independent readers. The dog show is in tow... More

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    Book 23
    Book 23

    The Most Impossible Parents

    Ben and Mary have got an embarrassing problem, their parents - they're impossible! Ben and Mary's parents are a total e... More

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    Book 24
    Book 24

    You're Amazing, Anna Hibiscus!

    The eighth and final title in this brilliant series about Anna Hibiscus, who lives in Africa with her large extended... More

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    Book 25
    Book 25

    A Jar of Pickles and a Pinch of Justice

    Further delightful trickster tales from India Prince Veera and his best friend, Suku, are left in charge of Kin... More

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    Book 26
    Book 26

    The No. 1 Car Spotter

    Oluwalase Babatunde Benson is No. 1. He's the No. 1 car spotter in his village. The No. 1 car spotter in the world! ... More

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    Book 27
    Book 27

    Busy Dog Bonnie

    Bonnie the tiny white dog takes on the great outdoors in her fifth adventure. "Camping's not for girls - or girlie dogs... More

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    Book 28
    Book 28

    The No. 1 Car Spotter and the Firebird

    Oluwalase Babatunde Benson is No. 1. He's the No. 1 car spotter in his village - probably the No. 1 car spotter in t... More

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    Book 29
    Book 29

    The No. 1 Car Spotter Goes to School

    Oluwalase Babatunde Benson is the No. 1 car spotter in his village - probably the world! In this fourth book ab... More

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    Book 30
    Book 30

    Brave Dog Bonnie

    Bonnie, the tiny, fluffy, white dog, is back and learning all about being brave in this great adventure story. "I want ... More

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    Book 31
    Book 31

    Big Dog Bonnie

    Meet the little dog with big ideas in this brand-new illustrated story for independent readers. Harry longs for... More

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    Book 32
    Book 32

    Animal Pants

    From long johns to bloomers, Y-fronts to boxers - this book is quite simply packed with pants! There's a cat who b... More

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    Book 33
    Book 33

    Bright Dog Bonnie

    Join Bonnie and Harry for their sixth and final adventure - with a surprise ending that will delight all Bonnie fans! "... More

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    Book 34
    Book 34

    Bad Dog Bonnie

    Bonnie's behaving badly - will she and Harry both end up in the doghouse? Bonnie the tiny, fluffy white dog kee... More

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    Book 35
    Book 35

    The Whistling Monster: Stories from Around the World

    All children love stories. Here, master storyteller Jamila Gavin draws them from the four corners of the globe: "The Whi... More

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    Book 36
    Book 36

    The No. 1 Car Spotter Fights the Factory

    The sixth and final title in this brilliant series about the No. 1 car spotter by a renowned Nigerian storyteller. ... More

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    Book 37
    Book 37

    The Queen's Maid

    Lady Jane has a taste for Elizabethan adventure in this spirited historical Racing Read. Lady Jane Hargrave is a reluct... More

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