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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

Ella Fitzgerald

Remi Courgeon

Ella Fitzgerald

Did you know that Ella loved playing baseball as a child? She initially dreams of becoming a dancer and decides to enter a dance competition, in which she takes first prize, but for singing, not dancing! Follow Ella's rise ...

£11.16 £15.95

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+12 years

Life in a Fishbowl

Len Vlahos

Life in a Fishbowl

Jackie's life wasn't perfect, but at least it was normal. That is, until her dad received a terminal cancer diagnosis. Then he went and did what anyone faced with mountains of medical bills and a family to support ...

£5.59 £7.99

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+9 years

20 Shakespeare Children's Stories

William Shakespeare

20 Shakespeare Children's Stories

A complete set of 20 stories by our favourite playwright, William Shakespeare - an excellent way to introduce young readers to these classic. These beautifully illustrated books have been thoughtfully narrated and simplified for an easy read. Children will love these ...

£19.95 £28.50

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+3 years

Colour Your Own Thank You Cards with Envelopes

David Antram

Colour Your Own Thank You Cards with Envelopes

A pack of twenty Thank You cards for children to colour and coloured envelopes to send them in. Each card is illustrated with a different design, including a patterned dinosaur, a friendly caterpillar and a cute kitten. The card insides ...

£4.89 £6.98

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+12 years

The Morrow Secrets Trilogy: 2015

Susan McNally, Luke Spooner

The Morrow Secrets Trilogy: 2015

The Morrow family has its fair share of secrets. For Tallitha Mouldson, though, they will become the only thing that matter. On a quest to uncover the truth, she will be taken on a dark journey across untold lands and ...

£14.68 £20.97

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+7 years

My First Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs

Delafosse Claude, Henri/grant Galeron

My First Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs

An ideal introduction to the prehistoric world and to the dinosaurs and other giant reptiles that thrived on Earth for millions of years before suddenly disappearing mysteriously.

£9.09 £12.99

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12 years

The One and Only Ivan

Katherine Applegate, Patricia Castelao

The One and Only Ivan

Winner of the Newbery Medal 2013 Inspired by a true story, this is the beautifully written tale of how a mighty gorilla wins his freedom. A winning blend of humour and poignancy that will appeal to fans of Michael Morpurgo ...

£4.89 £6.99

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