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A funny book using a series of clever illustrations to show how changing the order of four key words can result in some very different scenes! A simple but effective exploration of language
Paul Faustino, South America's top football journalist, relates the incredible story of the mysterious “El Gato”, the best goalkeeper in the world.
Packed with jokes, quizzes, puzzles, games, extracts from favourite stories and a brand new short story! Great for dipping in and out of, this will appeal to humour fans and less keen readers.
Ellie’s cat Tuffy brings her presents. Unfortunately, they’re dead animals so she’s not very grateful! Hear Tuffy’s side of the story in an entertaining story for readers new to chapter books.
The first of an exciting horror series following the adventures of Luke Watson, a boy forced to move to Scream Street after he transforms into a werewolf, and his spooky new friends.
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