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Recommendations age +12

Our publishing team chooses the best children’s and teens’ books every day. Our latest recommendations for children from ages 12 and above.

8-12 years

Maudlin Towers: Curse of the Werewolf Boy

Chris Priestley

Maudlin Towers: Curse of the Werewolf Boy

"We shall be detectives, Sponge!" exclaimed Mildew. "We shall solve the Mystery of the School Spoon!" Mildew and Sponge don't think much of Maudlin Towers, the blackened, gloom-laden, gargoyle-infested monstrosity that is their school. But when somebody steals the ...

£5.94 £6.99

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8-12 years

You Can't Make Me Go to Witch School!

Em Lynas , Jamie Littler

You Can't Make Me Go to Witch School!

MAKE SURE YOU READ THE FIRST CHAPTER BELOW! Daisy Wart, a Shakespearean actress with grand ambitions, is FURIOUS at being left at Toadspit Towers School for Witches by her grandmother. SHE IS NOT A WITCH! And who will play her ...

£5.59 £6.99

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2+ years

Goodnight Baby Moon

DK

Goodnight Baby Moon

A wonderfully charming bedtime story to share with children 2 and up. The perfect introduction to our Moon for young children, featuring an engaging light-up LED Moon on the book jacket. Learn about the different phases of the Moon in ...

£8.99 £11.99

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8-12 years

A Beginner's Guide to Coding

Marc Scott

A Beginner's Guide to Coding

Ever wondered how to make your computer do what you want it to? If so, then it is time to get coding!  A Beginner's Guide to Coding is an easy-to-follow guide to the basics of coding, using the free ...

£6.29 £8.99

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8-12 years

Star Wars™ Coding Projects

Kiki Prottsman

Star Wars™ Coding Projects

Learn to code games and use Scratch, guided by your favourite Star Wars™ characters! Star Wars Coding Projects is a step-by-step visual guide to coding fun projects in Scratch and shows you everything you need to know to create cool ...

£9.74 £12.99

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9-14 years

Explanatorium Of Nature

Explanatorium Of Nature

Jaw-dropping, up-close photography shows the natural world and animals as you've never seen it before. From fruit to flowers, from shells to sharks, from ants to elephants, this extraordinary new encyclopedia will keep animal and nature enthusiasts aged 9 ...

£15.00 £20.00

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10+ years

The Picture Atlas

Simon Holland, Jill Calder

The Picture Atlas

Explore the world by looking not only at borders, mountains, rivers, seas and oceans, but by discovering the natural wonders of the world, historical artefacts, amazing animals, fascinating cultures and much much more. With stunning illustrations from the incredible Jill ...

£11.99 £14.99

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6+ years

Nadiya's Bake Me a Festive Story

Nadiya Hussain, Clair Rossiter

Nadiya's Bake Me a Festive Story

Join Great British Bake Off sensation Nadiya Hussain for scrumptious stories and delicious bakes that the family can enjoy together at Christmas. Christmas is a time when families come together. This unique combination of storybook and cookbook, with all recipes ...

£10.49 £14.99

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