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Jack is so short it doesn’t look like he’ll be allowed on the school football team – until his special technique is discovered, that is! An easy to read story from a series aimed at less keen readers.
One of a 24-part series using dialogue, humour and non-fiction elements to encourage less keen readers, featuring a gang of boys getting into scrapes as they investigate strange mysteries.
Join in the fun with this hilarious read-aloud story featuring the pesky, pestering Pigeon! It's getting late and the bus driver is going to and get ready for bed, but the pigeon isn't at all tired...
Find out how ordinary 10-year old Ben Tennyson becomes a super hero in this tie-in to the popular TV series Ben 10. A bright, comic-style chapter book full of alien adventures, quizzes and puzzles.
This brightly coloured pop-up book also introduces telling the time. But watch out for the surprise ending as the reader wakes up Mr Croc by knocking on his door!
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Small Talk is a new website from the National Literacy Trust. It’s full of guidance, activities and videos supporting parents of children aged 0 to 5 to chat, play and read with their child at home as much as possible. Take a look
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