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Scholastic Classics Series

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Book 2

A Tale of Two Cities

Fast-moving and accessible, each story in this series is a shortened version of the classic novel, which loses none of t... MoreA Tale of Two Cities

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Book 3
Book 3

The Jungle Book

Puffin Classics - the world's favourite stories - relaunched with exciting new covers.The Jungle Book is a classic story... MoreThe Jungle Book

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Book 4
Book 4

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 is one ... MoreThe Secret Garden: V&A Collector's Edition

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Book 5
Book 5

The Raven and Other Tales

A stunning collection of short stories and poetry containing the very best of the master of the macabre. Edgar All... MoreThe Raven and Other Tales

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Book 6
Book 6

Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables is the classic children's book by L M Montgomery, the inspiration for the Netflix Original series A... MoreAnne of Green Gables

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Book 7
Book 7

Alice's Adventures In Wonderland

Chris Riddell's brilliant full-colour illustrated Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland in a sumptuous hardback and jacketed ... MoreAlice's Adventures In Wonderland

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Book 8
Book 8

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... MoreOxford Children's Classics: The Call of the Wild

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Book 9
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Book 10
Book 10

Oliver Twist

Charles Dickens' classic story of a young boy who seeks his fortune on the streets of London.After Oliver Twist asks nas... MoreOliver Twist

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Book 11
Book 11

Moonfleet

A tale of smuggling set among the cliffs, caves, and downs of Dorset. Everyone in the tiny village of Moonfleet lives by... MoreMoonfleet

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Book 12
Book 12

A Christmas Carol

This classic seasonal tale of self-discovery has become one of Charles Dickens's most famous and best-loved works. On ... MoreA Christmas Carol

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Book 13
Book 13

Treasure Island

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

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Book 15

White Fang: Illustrated by Ian Beck

Part wolf, part dog, White Fang learns to survive in the freezing wilderness. As well as being forced to confront the ha... MoreWhite Fang: Illustrated by Ian Beck

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Book 16

Dracula

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Book 17
Book 17

Frankenstein

This timeless gothic novel presents the epic battle between man and monster. In trying to create life, the young student... MoreFrankenstein

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Book 18
Book 18

Wuthering Heights

The heartbreaking story of the tumultuous and passionate relationship between gypsy foundling Heathcliff and the wealthy... MoreWuthering Heights

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Book 19
Book 19

Jane Eyre

One of the greatest gothic love stories of all time, JANE EYRE tells of a lowly, plain governess who falls in love with ... MoreJane Eyre

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Book 20
Book 20

Pride and Prejudice

Elizabeth Bennet finds her neighbour Fitzwilliam Darcy arrogant and conceited. The fact that he has meddled in the roman... MorePride and Prejudice

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Book 21
Book 21

Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Suitable for use across all specifications, this study edition includes the full text, divided into manageable sections ... MoreStrange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

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Book 22
Book 22

Sense and Sensibility

Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve, and when she falls for charming but unsuitable John Willoughby, her rom... MoreSense and Sensibility

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Book 23
Book 23

Kidnapped

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

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Book 24
Book 24

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

A novel blending feminism, romance and mystery, THE TENANT OF WILDFELL HALL is the second and final novel by the A... MoreThe Tenant of Wildfell Hall

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Book 25
Book 25

A Christmas Carol

Ebenezer Scrooge is a miserly and mean-spirited old man. He treats family, coworkers, and strangers alike with distaste.... MoreA Christmas Carol

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Book 26

Ghost Stories

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Book 27
Book 27

Great Expectations

Perhaps Charles Dickens' most famous novel, and an epic coming of age story, Great Expectations features young Pip, who ... MoreGreat Expectations

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Book 28
Book 28

Pollyanna

THE COMPLETE AND UNABRIDGED TEXT'Most generally there is something about everything that you can be glad about, if you k... MorePollyanna

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Book 29
Book 29

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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

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Book 30
Book 30

Emma (Easy Classics)

An adapted and illustrated edition of Jane Austen's romantic classic - at an easy-to-read level for all ages! Clever an... MoreEmma (Easy Classics)

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Book 31
Book 31

The Happy Prince and Other Stories

A haunting, magical fairy-tale collection, in which Oscar Wilde beautifully evokes (among others) The Happy Prince who w... MoreThe Happy Prince and Other Stories

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Book 32
Book 32

The Nutcracker and Other Stories

Step inside the magic of the ballet with six beloved ballet stories, bound together into one beautiful new edition... MoreThe Nutcracker and Other Stories

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Book 33
Book 33

Oliver Twist

A beloved story, beautifully republished in this special, Scholastic Classics edition of Oliver Twist. "P... MoreOliver Twist

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Book 34
Book 34

The Sign of Four

After the mysterious disappearance of her father the beautiful Miss Morstan starts to receive a present each year - a ... MoreThe Sign of Four

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Book 35
Book 35

Macbeth

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Book 36
Book 36

Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends

  A complete collection of much loved fairy tales, myths and legends, bound into a beautiful new edition. ... MoreFairy Tales, Myths and Legends

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Book 37
Book 37

Alice Through the Looking-Glass

Walker Ilustrated Classics is a new series which brings together some of the best-loved stories ever told, illustrated b... MoreAlice Through the Looking-Glass

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Book 38
Book 38

Little Women And Good Wives

Written in six weeks, and at first thought by its editor to be 'dull', this story of an American family - four sisters a... MoreLittle Women And Good Wives

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Book 39
Book 39

Black Beauty

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

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Book 40
Book 40

What Katy Did

Scholastic Children's Books are proud to publish this beautiful edition of the classic tale, What Katy D... MoreWhat Katy Did

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Book 41
Book 41

Stories From Around the World

A complete collection of beloved tales, myths and legends from around the world, bound into a beautiful new editio... MoreStories From Around the World

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Book 42
Book 42

Irish Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends

  A complete collection of much loved Irish fairy tales, myths and legends, bound into a beautiful new edi... MoreIrish Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends

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Book 43
Book 43

Scottish Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends

  A complete collection of Scottish fairy tales, myths and legends, bound in a beautiful new edition. ... MoreScottish Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends

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Book 44
Book 44

Persuasion

Exam board: AQA A, Cambridge Assessment International Education Level & Subject: AS and A Level English Literature F... MorePersuasion

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Book 45
Book 45

The Wind in the Willows

'There is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.' From picnics by the... MoreThe Wind in the Willows

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Book 46
Book 46

Five Children and It

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

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Book 47
Book 47

1984

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Book 48
Book 48

Animal Farm

NOMINATED - CILIP KATE GREENAWAY MEDALAll animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others.It's just an ord... MoreAnimal Farm

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Book 49
Book 49

Little Women

'Timeless' HELEN MOORE, DAILY EXPRESS'I try to get every girly girl to read this one because those four sisters are so r... MoreLittle Women

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Book 50
Book 50

Welsh Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends

  Enjoy Wales's rich heritage of myth and fairy tales, re-told for young readers. From magical Welsh dragon... MoreWelsh Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends

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Book 51
Book 51

The Time Machine

Scholastic Children's Books are proud to publish this beautiful edition of the classic tale, The Time Ma... MoreThe Time Machine

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Book 54
Book 54

African and Caribbean Folktales, Myths and Legends

  Enjoy a rich collection of folktales, myths and legends from all over Africa and the Caribbean, re-told ... MoreAfrican and Caribbean Folktales, Myths and Legends

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Book 55
Book 55

Christmas Stories

A heartwarming collection of your favourite Christmas classics that are sure to get you into the festive spirit. F... MoreChristmas Stories

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Book 56
Book 56

South Asian Folktales, Myths and Legends

  A beautiful new edition of retellings - including tales from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Ba... MoreSouth Asian Folktales, Myths and Legends

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Book 57
Book 57

Norse Folktales, Myths and Legends

  A beautiful new edition of retellings - including legends from Norse mythology and a selection of fairy ... MoreNorse Folktales, Myths and Legends

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Book 58
Book 58

East Asian Folktales, Myths and Legends

  A beautiful new edition of retellings of classic folktales, myths and legends from China, Korea, Japan ... MoreEast Asian Folktales, Myths and Legends

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