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Paul Faustino, South America's top football journalist, relates the incredible story of the mysterious “El Gato”, the best goalkeeper in the world.
A good introduction to a great author for newly fluent readers. Meet the eccentric and gifted pupils of Wayside in this story of an unusual school where strange things always seem to be happening.
This highly interactive non-fiction book will amaze children and adults alike as they discover the true dimensions of nature’s largest hands, eyes, legs and teeth!
Araminta Spook is just like any girl that likes werewolves and vampires. She’d love to see a ghost, and living in Spook House there is a fair chance she will!
From an award-winning former children’s laureate, this chapter book for newly confident readers tells the funny and moving story of an angel that looks after bullied children at Nitshill Road school.
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