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  • 5 stars across 61 books
    Philip Pullman is one of the most highly respected children's authors writing today. Winner of many prestigious awards, including the Carnegie of Carnegies and the Whitbread Award, Pullman's epic fantasy trilogy His Dark Materials has been acclaimed as a modern classic. It has sold 17.5 million copies worldwide and been translated into 40 languages. In 2005 he was awarded the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. He lives in Oxford. Peter Bailey has illustrated numerous children's books, and lives in Liverpool. He has illustrated books by some of Britain's best known authors and poets including Allen Ahlberg, Alexander McCall Smith and Philip Pullman. Peter Bailey has illustrated numerous children's books, and lives in Liverpool. He has illustrated books by some of Britain's best known authors and poets including Allen Ahlberg, Alexander McCall Smith and Philip Pullman.
    4th November 2004

    The Firework Maker's Daughter

    What Lila wants to be more than anything else in the world is . . . a Firework-Maker! But firework-making is not just a... More

    (15 reviews)
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    4th May 2017

    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

    (15 reviews)
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    1st June 2014

    Cinderella

    A beautifully illustrated picture book that brings new life to the classic tale. Meet Cinderella, a young girl with a wi... More

    (10 reviews)
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    15th August 2018

    A Little Princess

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    10th December 2008

    The Scarecrow and His Servant

    Outrageously zany and filled with non-stop surprises, Simon Reade s theatrical adaptation of "The Scarecrow and His Serv... More

    (5 reviews)
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    7th June 2018

    Clockwork or All Wound Up

    Tick, tick, tick, tock. Once you've wound some things up nothing can stop them . . . It is a cold winter's nigh... More

    (5 reviews)
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    13th April 2007

    Homecoming

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    9th September 2016

    A Twist of Tales

    A king hides a terrible secret under his crown ...A marvellous dream inspires an epic journey ...A clever girl outwits t... More

    (3 reviews)
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    4th September 2014

    Jet the Rescue Dog: ... and other extraordinary stories of animals in wartime

    As mascots, messengers, rat-catchers and even spies, animals have long marched into war alongside servicemen and women. ... More

    (1 review)
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