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A fun picture book telling the story of Timothy and his new telescope. Lots of
rhymes, actions and refrains for children to enjoy make this a Words for Life favourite.
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.
The humourous story of a multicultural football team's unlikely rise to fame in the Cup Final. Bright illustrations and short chapters appeal to new readers.
Max, Fang, Iggy, Nudge, Gazzy and Angel are 6 very unusual children, and their amazing powers mean they’re often in danger – and being able to fly isn’t always enough to keep them safe...
This well-researched cloth book has been developed to appeal to babies from birth. The mix of high-contrast images, crinkly pages and a mirror make this a perfect introduction to books.
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