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  • 5 stars across 14 books
    Michelle Magorian is undoubtedly one of the pre-eminent children's writers of historical family drama. She wrote her first novel for young readers over the course of four and a half years and is best-known for Goodnight Mister Tom. It won numerous awards including the Guardian Children's Fiction Award and has sold in excess of 1.2 million copies in the UK alone.
    5th January 2017

    His Royal Whiskers

    Something bad has happened to Prince Alexander, the only heir to the mighty Petrossian Empire. Something worse than kidn... More

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    6th April 2017

    Film Crew

    It's Art Camp Week and Lara's class is off for an adventure in a big house in the middle of the woods. Mr Mac is keen to... More

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    1st February 2009

    Leapfrog: Handyman Doug

    When Doug crashes into Mr Brown's car, he does his best to sort things out. But he just keeps getting it wrong!... More

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    8th April 2016

    In at the Deep End

    Ben knows he's taking on a lot, offering to do the first hundred lengths of the swimathon himself, but he's desperate to... More

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    2nd April 2015

    Hercufleas

    Greta is a girl on a mission: to venture to Avalon and bring back a hero who can save her home from destruction by the m... More

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    13th January 2011

    Hopscotch: Adventures: Captain Kidd: Pirate Hunter

    Captain Kidd is a pirate hunter and not a pirate - at least, that's what his cabin-boy thinks. But when Kidd's crew turn... More

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    4th March 2014

    The Mystery Of The Man With The Black Beard

    Annie's dad is a private investigator. She's used to mysterious things going on, but when a string of visitors come to h... More

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    6th July 2017

    Terrible True Tales from the Tower of London: As told by the Ravens

    The history of the Tower of London - as told by the ravens that live there. The ravens of the Tower of London b... More

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    12th June 2009

    Hopscotch: Histories: The King and the Great Fire

    Exciting stories in under 400 words that bring History to life for children who are building up their reading confidence... More

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    27th October 2009

    Hopscotch: Myths: Heracles and the Terrible Tasks

    Heracles must serve King Eurystheus and do whatever the king orders. From beating a man-eating lion with his bare hands,... More

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