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A good book for children who are between picture and chapter books, the 12 sound effect buttons help to encourage new readers to follow and interact with this simple story.
What would it be like to come face-toface with a two-metre tall terror bird?
This visually stunning book allows children to measure themselves against the real size of prehistoric animals and includes two dramatic pull-out pages.
The first of 6 books in the action-packed Alex Rider series. When his guardian dies in suspicious circumstances, 14-year-old Alex becomes a teenage spy.
A battered journal reveals 8 year-old Charlie Small’s wild adventures, but are all the amazing stories just an elaborate hoax? Fun for less keen readers.
A thrilling page-turner telling the story of a day in the life of an action figure. Fantastic illustrations and a great plot make this a fun story for new readers.
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