Amir Khan recently won his first world title. This inspirational biography doesn't pull any punches, relating how hard work took him from a small gym in Bolton to being Britain's youngest boxing champ.
A humourous illustrated book telling the story of 9 year-old Roger, who finds himself aboard the Golden Behind with a bunch of smelly, hairy, scary pirates. Great for pirate fans and less keen readers.
This humourous but gory illustrated murder mystery featuring two girl sleuths is a Waterstone’s Children’s Book Prize-winner, and is highly recommended for 7-10 year old Dahl fans (but not for particularly sensitive readers!)