Essential Modern Classics Series

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Book 1
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Charmed Life

Glorious new rejacket of a Diana Wynne Jones classic award-winning favourite, featuring Chrestomanci – now a book with e... MoreCharmed Life

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Book 2
Book 2

Feather Boy

Essential Modern Classics are relaunched in gorgeous new covers bringing these timeless story to a new generation. ... MoreFeather Boy

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Book 3
Book 3

The Silver Brumby

"The Silver Brumby took me cantering into the world's wilder places." - Geraldine McCaughrean A silver b... MoreThe Silver Brumby

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Book 4
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Elidor

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

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Number the Stars

In Nazi-occupied Denmark, ten-year-old Annemarie Johansen is called upon for a selfless act of bravery to h... MoreNumber the Stars

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Book 6

White Boots

The author of children's classic 'Ballet Shoes' delights with a best-loved story of ice skating rivalry... ... MoreWhite Boots

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Book 7
Book 7

The Phantom Tollbooth

The timeless, classic fantasy novel, beloved by generations of readers. Milo’s extraor... MoreThe Phantom Tollbooth

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Book 8
Book 8

Bugsy Malone

Get your students to be gangsters in this great play which has been specially adapted for schools from the popular film ... MoreBugsy Malone

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Book 9
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Spellhorn

A blind girl and a unicorn in a world where magic and reality merge together. Can Laura save the Wild Ones and take them... MoreSpellhorn

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Book 10
Book 10

When Marnie Was There

A major motion picture adaptation by Studio Ghibli, creators of SPIRITED AWAY and ARRIETTY. Anna hasn’t a frie... MoreWhen Marnie Was There

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Book 11
Book 11

When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

This semi-autobiographical classic, written by the beloved Judith Kerr, tells the story of a Jewish family escaping Germ... MoreWhen Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

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Book 13

The Giver

In a perfect world, Jonas begins to see the flaws… THE GIVER is the classic award-winning novel that inspired ... MoreThe Giver

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Book 14
Book 14

Essential Modern Classics

In a perfect world, Jonas begins to see the flaws...THE GIVER is the classic award-winning novel that inspired the dysto... MoreEssential Modern Classics

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Book 15
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When Marnie Was There

Anna hasn't a friend in the world - until she meets Marnie among the sand dunes. But Marnie isn't all she seems...An atm... MoreWhen Marnie Was There

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The Phantom Tollbooth

When Milo finds an enormous package in his bedroom, he's delighted to have something to relieve his boredom with school.... MoreThe Phantom Tollbooth

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Book 17
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Feather Boy

Robert Nobel, the school pariah, triumphs over his own fears and the school bully, in this extraordinary tale of self-em... MoreFeather Boy

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Book 18
Book 18

The Silver Brumby

The silver stallion is the most special of all! A silver brumby is special, but he will be hunted by man and horse alik... MoreThe Silver Brumby

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Book 19
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Elidor

On a gloomy day in Manchester, Roland, Helen, Nicholas and David are lured into a ruined church, where the fabric of tim... MoreElidor

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Hopscotch: Adventures: The Sword In The Stone

When young Arthur accompanies his uncle to a tournament to find the new king of Britain, he's in for a surprise...The Ho... MoreHopscotch: Adventures: The Sword In The Stone

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