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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... More

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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 cla... More

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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 i... More

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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... More

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    Book 6
    Book 6

    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 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 j... More

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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... More

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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 as... More

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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 Moonflee... More

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    Book 12
    Book 12

    A Christmas Carol

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

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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... More

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    Book 15

    White Fang

    Part wolf, part dog, White Fang learns to survive in the freezing wilderness. As well as being forced to confront the ha... More

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    Book 16
    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... More

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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... More

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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 ... More

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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... More

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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 ... More

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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... More

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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. ... More

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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... More

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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.... More

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    Book 26
    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 ... More

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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, ... More

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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... More

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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! ... More

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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... More

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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... More

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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... More

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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 ... More

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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. ... More

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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... More

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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... More

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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... More

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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... More

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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... More

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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... More

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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. ... More

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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... More

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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 t... More

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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... More

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    Book 47
    Book 47

    1984

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    Book 48
    Book 48

    Animal Farm

    NOMINATED - CILIP KATE GREENAWAY MEDAL All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others. It's just an... More

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    Book 49
    Book 49

    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 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... More

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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... More

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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 ... More

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    Book 55

    Christmas Stories

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

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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... More

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