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Sophy Williams

  • 5 stars across 106 books
    Holly Webb lives with her husband, sons and three cats. She started writing several years ago while working as a children's books editor. She has written over ninety books including the Animal Stories, My Naughty Little Puppy and Maisie Hitchins series for Stripes Publishing. In 2012 she wrote The Clever Little Kitten for World Book Day. Holly lives in Tilehurst, just outside of Reading, Berkshire. Sophy Williams took a degree in graphic art at Kingston. Her first illustrated book, When Grandma Came, was runner-up for the Mother Goose Award.
    1st August 2009

    The Secret Cave

    A story in rhyme and colouring book for young children about a small boy's adventures through time with a big, green dra... More

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    1st June 2017

    A Kitten Called Tiger

    Ava's new kitten, Tiger, may be small but he makes up for it with his big personality and sense of adventure. As Tiger g... More

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    7th April 2016

    The Seaside Puppy

    A rowdy family comes to stay at the holiday cottages where Laura's mum works. Laura notices that they are always leaving... More

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    1st January 2008

    Sam the Stolen Puppy

    Sam, a golden Labrador puppy, is Emily's best present ever! The two become great friends and Emily is sad to leave him a... More

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    2nd June 2014

    The Brave Kitten

    A brand new tale in the Animal Stories series from best-selling author Holly Webb, about a girl and her brave pet ca... More

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    5th January 2015

    The Forgotten Puppy

    Emi looks forward to her weekend visits to her dad's, but she's sad that her Shiba Inu puppy, Rina, can't come too. Duri... More

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    1st March 2012

    The Frightened Kitten

    When Maddy's best friend moves away, Maddy feels like she'll never be able to replace her. To cheer her up, her parents ... More

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    7th April 2014

    The Scruffy Puppy

    A brand new tale in the Animal Stories series from best-selling author Holly Webb, this story is about the true mean... More

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    1st September 2011

    The Kitten Nobody Wanted

    Mia can't get over her pet cat Sandy's death, and can't ever imagine replacing him. Over the Christmas holidays, she get... More

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    1st March 2010

    Jess the Lonely Puppy

    When Chloe's big brother Will breaks his leg, he's stuck in hospital for weeks. Mum and Dad are frantic, and there's no ... More

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    6th February 2014

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Silky Seal Pup

    When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and he... More

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    30th June 2011

    The Rescued Puppy

    Twins Georgia and Adam can't wait to go on their holiday to Cornwall - especially as it's the first time they're taking ... More

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    1st August 2013

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: Puzzled Penguin

    When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe and her... More

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    23rd September 2016

    Lucy's Winter Rescue

    Christmas miracles come in all sizes! When Lucy finds a lost baby otter she makes a Christmas wish to find him a special... More

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    6th July 2017

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Picky Puffin

    When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and he... More

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    7th January 2013

    The Abandoned Puppy

    A brand new tale in the Animal Stories series from best-selling author, Holly Webb. The Abandoned Puppy is the... More

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    3rd November 2011

    Aladdin and the Enchanted Lamp

    Philip Pullman's wry wit and award-winning talent brings much to this rich, dark and uplifting rendition of the cl... More

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    3rd May 2010

    Misty the Abandoned Kitten

    Amy has always loved cats and is thrilled when she spots a tiny little black kitten in her garden. Although she has no c... More

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    1st June 2008

    Sky the Unwanted Kitten

    Olivia's very unhappy about moving house and leaving all her friends behind, not to mention next door's two lovely cats.... More

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    16th October 2010

    Lucy the Poorly Puppy

    Lauren's dog Bella is about to have puppies. Lauren can't wait, even though she knows they'll all be going to new homes ... More

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    7th May 2015

    The Secret Rescuers: The Storm Dragon

    Sophy is a maid at the Royal castle in a magical kingdom. When a small dragon crash-lands in the orchard, not only can s... More

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    3rd September 2007

    Lost in the Storm

    The sequel to Lost in the Snow . Ella loves her kitten, Fluff, and worries about her going missing again. But one day... More

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    1st August 2013

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Lonely Lion Cub

    When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and he... More

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    3rd October 2013

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Playful Panda

    When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and he... More

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    1st June 2009

    Buttons the Runaway Puppy

    Sophie often sees old Mr Jenkins walking his Labrador puppy, Buttons, and wishes she could have a dog of her own just li... More

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    1st March 2008

    Max the Missing Puppy

    Molly is over the moon when she's given Max, a gorgeous Old English Sheepdog puppy, and soon the two are inseparable. Ma... More

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    4th September 2006

    Lost in the Snow

    A magical, Christmassy story guaranteed to melt the hearts of all animal lovers! Fluff is the smallest and weakest of th... More

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    1st July 2013

    Holly Webb's Puppy Tales: Alfie all Alone, Sam the Stolen Puppy, Max the Missing Puppy

    Three gorgeous puppy stories to treasure in one book, from best-selling author Holly Webb. Holly Webb's Puppy Tales ... More

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    1st April 2014

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Lucky Snow Leopard

    When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and he... More

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    4th February 2016

    The Secret Rescuers: The Baby Firebird

    In a magical land far far away it's up to a small group of secret rescuers to keep magical creatures safe from the grasp... More

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    11th August 2016

    The Curious Kitten

    Amber's parents are having building work done and her kitten is very curious about all the new people coming and going. ... More

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    1st September 2016

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Sleepy Snowy Owl

    When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and he... More

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    4th November 1993

    When Grandma Came

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    4th October 2018

    Lucy's Search for Little Star

    Lucy is on holiday with her family when she meets a curious little kitten called Star. He's a tiny little thing and he f... More

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    2nd June 2003

    Polly's Picnic

    Polly has made her picnic and she is going down to the field to enjoy her tasty snacks. But before she knows what is hap... More

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    19th October 2006

    Princess Pearl

    Princess Pearl lives with her mother and father, The King and Queen of the Ocean, in a magnificent palace beneath the se... More

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    4th October 2007

    Santa's on His Way

    What a great stocking stuffer: a behind-the-scenes peek at the days leading up to Christmas - and 100 reusable stickers,... More

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    26th March 2014

    Hoff Weddiau

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    1st February 2009

    The Easter Angels

    First published in Bob Hartman's imaginative collection of tales about angels (Angels, Angels, All Around) this is a com... More

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    2nd January 2012

    The Lost Puppy

    Ruby loves playing with Toby and can't wait to take him for proper walks - they'll have such fun! But on an outing to th... More

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    7th September 2009

    Alone in the Night

    Jasmine is thrilled when she gets to catsit for her neighbours while they're away on holiday for Christmas. She adores l... More

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    1st April 2014

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Eager Elephant

    When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and he... More

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    4th October 2012

    Oxford Treasury of Fairy Tales

    Retold by renowned children's writer, Geraldine McCaughrean, here are all the best-loved fairy tales and more. Favourite... More

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    13th September 2011

    The Lion Classic Bible gift edition

    Stunning in presentation and full in scope, The Lion Classic Bible is an evocative retelling of the Bible's great storie... More

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    1st June 2015

    It's Time for Bed

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    8th January 2016

    Prayers and Verses for a Child's Baptism

    A striking and sincere book of over 40 prayers, psalms and Bible verses to be given as a Baptism gift. The prayers are d... More

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    1st June 2015

    A Home for Molly

    On holiday at the seaside, Anya is excited when she meets a friendly family with children her own age - playing with t... More

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    1st February 2014

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Pesky Polar Bear

    When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and he... More

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    1st June 2015

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Cuddly Koala

    When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe and her... More

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    1st October 2015

    The Secret Rescuers: The Sky Unicorn

    Maya is a dancer with a travelling troupe of entertainers. When Clover, a little unicorn, is trapped by Sir Fitzroy and ... More

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    3rd September 2015

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Wild Wolf Pup

    A little wolf pup has arrived at the zoo, just in time for Halloween. He won't stop howling, and Zoe doesn't know if he'... More

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    4th March 2013

    The Missing Kitten

    A brand new tale in the Animal Stories series from best-selling author, Holly Webb. The Missing Kitten is the ... More

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    18th March 2011

    The Lion Classic Bible

    Stunning in presentation and full in scope, The Lion Classic Bible is an evocative retelling of the Bible's great storie... More

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    1st September 2005

    The Winter Dragon

    Rory was afraid of winter's darkness. He always thought that monsters and demons of the dark might creep out from the sh... More

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    6th September 2010

    My Little Treasures

    This delightful mini library features four books of rhymes accompanied by adorable full colour pictures of animals by So... More

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    31st December 2009

    The Orchard Book of Ghostly Stories

    Come closer and listen to these chilling ghostly tales, from master storyteller, Martin Waddell. For when darkness falls... More

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    5th June 2008

    Grandpa's Boat

    Since Grandpa's illness and death, his family have left his boat, The Periwinkle, untouched and unused. But one day the... More

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    2nd March 2009

    Harry the Homeless Puppy

    Grace can't have a puppy of her own, but she loves walking the dogs at the local animal shelter; her favourite is Harry,... More

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    1st September 2008

    A Christmas Wish

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    1st September 2008

    Timmy in Trouble

    Katie can't believe it when her parents agree that she can have a puppy. And when she sees the lively Timmy, she's sure ... More

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    1st January 2009

    Ginger the Stray Kitten

    Rosie loves visiting the stray cats that live on the farm near her gran's house. Her favourite is a tiny kitten who she ... More

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    19th February 2007

    Alfie All Alone

    Evie is overjoyed when she is given her very own puppy, Alfie. Alfie adores Evie - he loves to be cuddled, sleeps on her... More

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    21st September 2012

    The Child of Christmas

    This delightful keepsake book tells the gospel story of the nativity simply and faithfully, to evoke all the wonder of C... More

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    26th September 2014

    Lucy's Secret Reindeer

    Dear Lucy Thank you so much for asking me if I needed help this Christmas. What a kind girl you are! As a matter of fa... More

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    18th March 2016

    The Lion Baptism Bible

    Serene, classic illustrations throughout make this gift Bible for a Baptism extra special. Written to be accessible to n... More

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    18th March 2016

    The Lion First Holy Communion Bible

    Serene, classic illustrations throughout make this gift Bible for a First Holy Communion extra special. Written to be ac... More

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    3rd June 2013

    The Puppy who was Left Behind

    A brand new tale in the Animal Stories series from best-selling author, Holly Webb. The Puppy Who Was Left Behin... More

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    24th August 2012

    The Lion Classic Prayer Collection

    This beautifully illustrated volume contains a themed collection of prayers that young readers can appreciate while they... More

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    7th January 2016

    Sammy the Shy Kitten

    Emma loves going to Summerhill Stables for her riding lessons. One day she arrives to find that everyone is really worri... More

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    1st September 2012

    It's Time for Bed

    When Mother says it's bedtime, Little Hare announces that he can't go to sleep until Mouse does, so his mother sings a l... More

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    6th January 2014

    The Kidnapped Kitten

    Tia is thrilled when she gets a beautiful pedigree Bengal kitten, who she names Milly. Bengal kittens are cute and cleve... More

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    4th January 2010

    Ellie the Homesick Puppy

    Megan is really excited about moving. She can't wait to take her lively Golden Labrador puppy, Ellie, for walks in the c... More

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    7th July 2014

    Holly Webb's Kitten Tales: Sky the Unwanted Kitten, Ginger the Stray Kitten, Misty the Abandoned Kitten

    Three cute kitten stories to treasure in one book, from best-selling author Holly Webb. Holly Webb's Kitten Tales in... More

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    6th July 2015

    Holly Webb's Puppy Friends: Timmy in Trouble, Buttons the Runaway Puppy, Harry the Homeless Puppy

    Three heart-warming puppy stories to treasure in one book, from best-selling author Holly Webb. Holly Webb's Puppy F... More

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    17th September 2015

    Lucy's Magic Snow Globe

    Lucy - Make a wish on the magic snow globe. You can save Christmas! Lucy has found a tiny baby rabbit, injured and all a... More

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    7th April 2016

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Happy Hippo

    Henry the hippo turns up at the zoo after his mother dies. But the zoo already has a hippo and horrible Mr Pinch wants t... More

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    2nd June 2016

    The Secret Rescuers: The Magic Fox

    In a magical kingdom far, far away it's up to a small group of secret rescuers to keep magical creatures safe from the g... More

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    14th July 2016

    Holly Webb's Kitten Friends: Lost in the Snow, Smudge the Stolen Kitten, The Kitten Nobody Wanted

    Three heart-warming kitten stories to treasure in one book, from best-selling author Holly Webb. Holly Webb's Kitten F... More

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    12th January 2017

    The Secret Rescuers: The Star Wolf

    In a magical kingdom far, far away it's up to a small group of secret rescuers to keep magical creatures safe from the g... More

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    12th January 2017

    Monty the Sad Puppy

    Amelie has always loved dogs, but she never dreamed that she'd end up with two of them! Their puppy, Monty, has only bee... More

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    1st March 2016

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Scruffy Sea Otter

    Zoe is SO excited when Great Uncle Horace brings THREE gorgeous sea otter pups to live at the Rescue Zoo! The orphaned p... More

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    6th April 2017

    The Homeless Kitten

    Lily and her family are going for a walk with their dog, Hugo, when Hugo sniffs out an amazing secret. A litter of kitte... More

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    6th April 2017

    The Secret Rescuers: The Sea Pony

    The sixth title in this brilliant series for 7+ readers, full of adventure, magic and friendship. Grace loves living in... More

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    5th October 2017

    Lucy's Magical Surprise

    Lucy's help is needed when a donkey foal is about to be born. Will she be able to gather everyone together in time? And ... More

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    10th August 2017

    Puppy Love: Lucy the Poorly Puppy, Jess the Lonely Puppy, Ellie the Homesick Puppy

    Three delightful puppy stories to treasure in one book, from best-selling author Holly Webb. Puppy Love includes L... More

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    21st September 2007

    The Nativity Story

    Geraldine McCaughrean's breathtakingly evocative prose brings new life to the familiar stories. This sumptuous take on t... More

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    1st October 2005

    Oxford Treasury of Fairy Tales

    Retold by renowned children's writer, Geraldine McCaughrean, here are all the best-loved fairy tales and more. Favourite... More

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    11th January 2018

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Giggly Giraffe

    Zoe loves living at her uncle's rescue zoo because there's always something exciting going on. And Zoe also has an amazi... More

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    11th January 2018

    The Unwanted Puppy

    Zoe loves dogs but hasn't had one of her own since her beloved Honey died. Then Zoe spies Scout, a gorgeous Bernese Mou... More

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    1st October 2007

    A Christmas Wish

    It's finally Christmas, and Gemma and Ty are so excited. But as they unpack the tree decorations, Ty breaks the snow dee... More

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    17th October 2003

    The Last Angel

    Zillah is the last angel. She's always late and no matter how hard she tries, something always goes wrong. But the Baby ... More

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    7th September 2000

    Cat in the Dark: And Other Cat Poems

    A collection of familiar and not-so-familiar poems about cats, some old, some new, and celebrating every facet, tail-twi... More

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    6th August 2001

    Once Upon an Everyday

    "I have never gone to sea in a pirate ship, or joined the circus, or fought with a dragon". This picture book about the ... More

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    1st March 2018

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Curious Kangaroo

    Zoe loves living at her uncle's rescue zoo because there is always something exciting going on. And Zoe has an amazing s... More

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    5th April 2018

    The Rescued Kitten

    Edie and her friend Layla are on their way home from school when they discover a tiny ginger kitten caught up in some ba... More

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    14th June 2018

    The Shelter Puppy

    As part of her school's community week, Kaitlyn visits her a local animal shelter. There she falls in love with Teddy, a... More

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    9th August 2018

    The Missing Kitten and other tales: The Missing Kitten, The Frightened Kitten, The Kidnapped Kitten

    Three cute kitten stories to treasure in one book, from best-selling author Holly Webb. The collection includes The Fr... More

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    1st November 2018

    Lucy's Magical Winter Stories

    Lucy's snow globe has a little forest and house inside, and sometimes, when Lucy makes a wish and shakes the globe, magi... More

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    5th July 2018

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Super Sloth

    Zoe loves living at her uncle's rescue zoo because there's always something exciting going on. And Zoe also has an amazi... More

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    4th October 2018

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Little Llama

    Zoe loves living at her uncle's rescue zoo because there is always something exciting going on. And Zoe has an amazing s... More

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    10th January 2019

    The Perfect Kitten

    Abi has always wanted a kitten of her own, but when her family contact the local animal shelter to enquire about adoptin... More

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    4th April 2019

    Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Messy Meerkat

    Zoe loves living at her uncle's rescue zoo because there's always something exciting going on. And Zoe also has an amazi... More

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    4th April 2019

    The Puppy Who Couldn't Sleep

    When Lara and her dad discover a scared black puppy in an alleyway while walking their dog Oliver, Lara desperately want... More

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    11th July 2019

    The Loneliest Kitten

    Emily is delighted her lively new tabby kitten, Charlie, is settling in so well - if only he would just wear a collar! T... More

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