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  • 5 stars across 8 books
    Catherine Johnson is a screen-writer and best-selling author of several books for children and young adults. Her acclaimed novel Sawbones won the Young Quills Award for Historical Fiction, and her most recent book The Curious Tale of the Lady Caraboo, was nominated for the CILIP Carnegie Medal and the YA Book Prize. Catherine has been a Writer in Residence at Holloway Prison, a Royal Literary Fund Writing Fellow at the London institute and has mentored writers in Africa for the British Council.
    5th September 2018

    Race to the Frozen North: The Matthew Henson Story

    Matthew Henson was simply an ordinary man. That was, until Commander Robert E. Peary entered his life, and offered him... More

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    16th September 2021

    How Was That Built?: The Stories Behind Awesome Structures

    'From the construction of the Brooklyn Bridge to building on the moon, this utterly fascinating and visually stunning bo... More

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    6th September 2018

    Happy: A Children's Book of Mindfulness

    We breathe deep and expand like the galaxy, We breathe out many thousands of stars, And if ever we... More

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    15th October 2019

    Christmas Is Coming! An Advent Book

    Every day of December brings a delightful new Christmas tradition in this keepsake advent book. Each flap on the cover o... More

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    11th November 2021

    Once Upon A Silent Night

    Once upon a silent night, a stable stood. A star shone bright. It is midnight on Christmas Eve, and a child is about t... More

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    14th October 2021

    Journey to the River Sea: Illustrated Edition

    A gorgeous 20th anniversary hardback jacketed gift edition of Eva Ibbotson's award-winning, bestselling classic adve... More

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    4th August 2022

    The Greatest Song of All: How Isaac Stern United the World to Save Carnegie Hall

    From the acclaimed author of Bartali's Bicycle comes the inspiring story of violin virtuoso Isaac Stern and his ... More

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