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    Book 1
    Book 1

    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 2
    Book 2

    The Phoenix and the Carpet

    When Cyril, Anthea, Robert and Jane accidentally destroy a carpet in their London home with fireworks, their parents rep... More

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    Book 3
    Book 3

    Kidnapped

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

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    Book 4
    Book 4

    Illustrated Hodgson Burnett Classics Three-Book Pack

    After her parents die of cholera in India, Mary Lennox is sent to live with her uncle in his gloomy house in Yorkshire, ... More

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    Book 5
    Book 5

    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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    Book 7
    Book 7

    The Wind in the Willows

    'There is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.' From picnics by t... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    Tales from Shakespeare

    Marcia Williams retells fourteen of Shakespeare's best-loved plays in her trademark witty, accessible style. Mu... More

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    Book 9
    Book 9

    Lassie Come-Home

    Lassie is Joe's prize collie and constant companion. But when Joe's father loses his job, Lassie must be sold. Three tim... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    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 11
    Book 11

    The Silver Skates

    As their father is sick, Hans Brinker and his younger sister Gretel must work to support their family. Despite this life... More

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    Book 13
    Book 13

    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 15
    Book 15

    The Story of the Amulet

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

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    Book 16
    Book 16

    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 17
    Book 17

    Heidi: Lessons at Home and Abroad

    "Orphaned at an early age, Heidi has been brought up by her mother's sister Dete in Switzerland. Having been offered a j... More

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    Book 18
    Book 18

    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 19
    Book 19

    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 20
    Book 20

    Belle & Sebastien: The Child of the Mountains

    The son of a gypsy woman, Sebastien is found as a newborn baby in the Alps and brought up by Cesar and his grandchildren... More

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    Book 22
    Book 22

    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 23
    Book 23

    Robinson Crusoe

    Robinson Crusoe, published in 1719, is considered by many to be the first novel in English, and its success was so enorm... More

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    Book 26
    Book 26

    Kim

    "Kimball O'Hara, the orphaned son of an Irish soldier, spends his childhood on the bustling streets of Lahore, begging a... More

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    Book 27
    Book 27

    Dracula

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    Book 28
    Book 28

    Daddy Long Legs

    Children's Book of the Week in The Sunday Times , The Times and The Observer . Meet a determined da... More

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    Book 29
    Book 29

    Treasure Island

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    Book 30
    Book 30

    The Selfish Giant and Other Stories

    When the Selfish Giant decides to build a wall around his garden to prevent the children from playing in it, it becomes ... More

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    Book 31
    Book 31

    Peter Pan in Scarlet

    Neverland is calling again...Something is wrong in Neverland. Dreams are leaking out-strangely real dreams, of pirates a... More

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    Book 33
    Book 33

    The Adventures of Pipi the Pink Monkey

    Pipi isn't like his four brothers or the other young monkeys living in the forest of Hullabaloo: he has bright-pink fur,... More

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    Book 34
    Book 34

    Best Loved Children's Classics - Box Set

    A beautifully produced box set containing five of the greatest stories ever told, all illustrated by well-known illustra... More

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    Book 35
    Book 35

    What Katy Did

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    Book 38
    Book 38

    Oxford Children's Classics: The Call of the Wild

    Adventure! Drama! Danger! Loyalty! Stolen from a life of luxury and taken to work in the frozen north as a sledge dog, B... More

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    Book 39
    Book 39

    The Sherlock Holmes Stories Pack

    A gifty shrink-wrapped pack containing three volumes of Sherlock Holmes stories: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The ... More

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    Book 40
    Book 40

    The Classic Adventure Stories Collection

    A gifty shrink-wrapped pack containing three great adventure stories for young readers: The Story of the Treasure Seeker... More

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    Book 41
    Book 41

    Gabriel-Ernest and Other Tales

    The local landowner Van Cheele experiences an unnerving encounter with a youth sunning himself near a pond, and starts t... More

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    Book 42
    Book 42

    Belle & Sebastien: The Child of the Mountains

    The son of a Gypsy woman, Sebastien is found as a newborn baby in the Alps and brought up by Guillaume and his grandchil... More

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    Book 43
    Book 43

    Little Women

    Grown-up Meg, tomboyish Jo, timid Beth, and precocious Amy. The four March sisters couldn't be more different. But with ... More

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    Book 44
    Book 44

    The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

    From his Baker Street apartment, Sherlock Holmes wields his powers of deduction in pursuit of justice and truth, venturi... More

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    Book 46
    Book 46

    A Study in Scarlet

    On his return after serving in the Second Anglo-Afghan War as an assistant surgeon, Doctor Watson is looking for a place... More

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    Book 47
    Book 47

    Good Wives

    'Life and love are very precious when both are in full bloom' With four lively, attractive women in one house and a... More

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    Book 48
    Book 48

    The Bears' Famous Invasion of Sicily

    A wonderful story for children and an allegory for adults about the absurdity of war, presented here with an introductio... More

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