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Pip is enjoying playing at Posy’s house so much he forgets to use the potty... The first in a new series from the illustrator of the Gruffalo that covers toddlers’ every day experiences.
Less keen readers should enjoy this highly original page-turner featuring the adventures of two refreshingly different heroes.
Recommended for confident readers, the Worst Witch stories form a classic series. In this story, a new term at Miss Cackle's Academy for Witches gives Mildred Hubble another chance to impress!
Written by an ex-Spice Girl, the Ugenia Lavender series feature a lively 10 year old girl. The format includes short stories, news, top tips and puzzle pages.
One of a series of well-known tales retold in colourful picture book format with fun lift-up flaps that encourage prediction and discussion. Most stories can be purchased with or without a CD.
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