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A short chapter-book introduction to a very popular author for new readers. Lizzie isn’t happy about having a new step-family and decides to stop talking. Can anything or anyone make her unzip?
A highly interactive, brightly-coloured book with simple language suitable for younger children, who will enjoy lifting the flaps and following the adventures of some very cheeky cats.
A hilarious series of books featuring Jiggy McCue and his friends. Jiggy’s adventure begins when his mum buys him a pair of underpants from hell…
Clap your hands and make some noise with this bright and cheerful board book. This delightful story will help engage toddlers and encourage a love of reading.
See how long it takes to spot wandering Wally on his quest in this title from the Where’s Wally? series.
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Comic books can be a great way of interesting children who aren’t enthusiastic readers. Use the power of comics to boost literacy with these fun activities. Click here.
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