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    Book 8
    Book 8

    Through The Looking Glass

    HarperCollins is proud to present its range of best-loved, essential classics. 'It's a poor sort of memo... 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 ... More

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    Book 17
    Book 17

    Anne of Green Gables

    'Oh, it seems so wonderful that I'm going to live with you and belong to you. I've never belonged to anybody' When ... More

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    Book 21
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    Book 22

    What Katy Did at School

    When Katy Carr and her sister Clover leave for boarding school, they are weighed down by worry. How will their father ma... More

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    Book 23
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    Book 24
    Book 24

    King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table

    Classic stories retold in exciting graphic novel format. Each title includes high-quality artwork, simple text, discussi... More

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    Book 25
    Book 25

    Stories from Shakespeare

    Ten of Shakespeare's best-known tales retold in a lively, easy-to-read style with enchanting illustrations by Elena Temp... More

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    Book 27
    Book 27

    Ballet Stories

    Beloved by all little girls, ballet stories enchant and open a world of magic. This collection of eight favourite ball... More

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    Book 28
    Book 28

    The Adventures of Odysseus

    As Odysseus fights to find his way back home after the long and brutal Trojan War, he has to endure harrowing ordeals an... More

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    Book 29
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    Book 30
    Book 30

    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 31
    Book 31

    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 32
    Book 32

    The Story of the Amulet

    THE THIRD BOOK IN THE PSAMMEAD TRILOGY, FOLLOWING FIVE CHILDREN AND IT AND THE PHOENIX AND THE CARPET '... More

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    Book 33
    Book 33

    The Tale of Troy

    There was once a time, when the tall towers of Troy reached gleaming into the sky, and its proud king fought against an ... More

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    Book 34
    Book 34

    Elidor

    Part folklore, part adventure and part fantasy, Alan Garner's "Elidor" is a modern children's classic. When Roland opens... More

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    Book 36
    Book 36

    Five Children and It

    When five siblings - Cyril, Anthea, Robert, Jane and their baby brother, the Lamb - discover a sand-fairy in their grave... More

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    Book 37
    Book 37

    Black Beauty

    This story of a thoroughbred horse's adventures of life, cruel misfortunes and ultimate triumph, remains a favorite amon... More

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    Book 38
    Book 38

    The Canterville Ghost

    This series of books combine good stories with easy reading text for children aged six to seven who have just started re... More

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    Book 39
    Book 39

    Religions of the World

    It is important for children living in the multi-faith society of today to grow up with an understanding of the rich div... More

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    Book 40
    Book 40

    The Eagle of the Ninth

    This is a story set in Roman Britain. Marcus Flavius Aquila, a young centurion is forced into retirement after a wound i... More

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    Book 41
    Book 41

    Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There

    Lewis Carroll's timeless classic, introduced by Chris Riddell. You never know where you'll find yourself in Alice... More

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    Book 42
    Book 42

    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 45
    Book 45

    Famous People in History

    This audio-original series designed for 8-12 year-olds and written specially for Naxos AudioBooks recounts the energy, i... More

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    Book 46
    Book 46

    Moses and Other Stories from the Old Testament

    Here are the main stories from The Old Testament. Adam and Eve, Noah's Ark, Abraham and Isaac, Cain and Abel, Moses, the... More

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    Book 48
    Book 48

    Tales of Irish Myths

    It is a mysterious world that this selection of stories from the treasure house of Irish myths and legends describes. He... More

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    Book 49
    Book 49

    Great Rulers of Ancient Rome

    The mighty Roman Empire held the ancient world in awe and presided over unprecedented advances in civilization which sti... More

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    Book 50
    Book 50

    More Tales from the Greek Legends

    Bellerophon and the winged horse Pegasus launch into the blue sky in search of the dreaded three-headed Chimera, but wil... More

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    Book 53
    Book 53

    Classic Fairy Stories

    A selection of some of the most famous fairy stories which every child needs to foster their imagination. Three Little P... More

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    Book 54
    Book 54

    Tales from the Norse Legends

    The tales of the Norse Gods, of the giants, demons, trolls and dwarves still have the power to fascinate more than a tho... More

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    Book 55
    Book 55

    Tales from the Greek Legends

    The great myths of ancient Greece, including Gods and Titans, Perseus, The Labours of Hercules, The Adventures of Theseu... More

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    Book 56
    Book 56

    Selected Poetry

    Featuring some of Lewis Carroll's most famous and best-loved poems - including Jabberwocky and The Hunting of the Snark ... More

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    Book 57
    Book 57

    The Jungle Books

    The story of the man-cub Mowgli who is raised by wolves in the Indian jungle, guided by his mentors Baloo the bear, Ba... More

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    Book 58
    Book 58

    Treasure Island

    One of the best-loved adventure stories ever written, Treas ure Island's timeless tale of pirates, lost treasure maps, m... More

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    Book 59
    Book 59

    Pinocchio

    The perfect gift for all ages, Pinocchio as you've never seen him before: telling his own story through the master sto... More

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    Book 60
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    Book 61
    Book 61

    The Treasure Seekers

    Six children decide that the only way to restore the fortunes of their family is to go out and do it themselves. They pr... More

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    Book 62
    Book 62

    Dragon Tales

    Here is a collection of four delightful dragon stories by two master writers for children. "The Reluctant Dragon" is the... More

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    Book 63
    Book 63

    Kidnapped

    Scholastic Children's Books are proud to publish this beautiful edition of the classic tale, Kidnapped. ... More

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    Book 64
    Book 64

    Rikki Tikki Tavi

    The thrilling tale of a brave young mongoose and his great war with the wicked and deadly cobras Nag and Nagaina, Rikki-... More

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    Book 65
    Book 65

    Black Beauty

    "Now I say that with cruelty and oppression it is everybody's business to interfere when they see it." Tran... More

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    Book 66
    Book 66

    Heidi

    Heidi is a girl who has been raised by her aunt Dete in Maienfeld, Switzerland after the early deaths of her parents. Ho... More

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