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A great first collection of nursery rhymes featuring all the classics. Each rhyme is brought to life through lively, colourful characters and a flap to lift on every page.
Discover who or what is on the menu when it's dino-dinnertime. A graphically illustrated book that will appeal to dinosaur fans with strong stomachs!
A quirky, fun tale for confident readers aged 8+, featuring another outrageous adventure for Clarice Bean and friends. In this story Clarice wants a role in the school play and to impress her teacher.
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
Packed with amazing facts and terrific trivia about things that children have done when they are eight, from writing novels and symphonies to climbing mountains and recording hit pop-songs!
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Comic books can be a great way of interesting children who aren’t enthusiastic readers. Use the power of comics to boost literacy with these fun activities. Click here.
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