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Recommendations age 7-8

Our publishing team chooses the best children’s and teens’ books every day. Our latest recommendations for children age 7 to 8.

5-9 years

The Impressionists

Frederic Sorbier, Jean-philippe Chabot

The Impressionists

Discover the painters who were masters of immediate impressions. Look at the way they saw the city and country life, sea, summer and winter. Featuring illustrations and transparent pages that reveal hidden pictures. 

£6.29 £8.99

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8-12 years

The Many Worlds of Albie Bright

Christopher Edge

The Many Worlds of Albie Bright

When Albie's mum dies, it's natural he should wonder where she's gone. His parents are both scientists and they usually have all the answers. Dad mutters something about Albie's mum being alive and with them in ...

£4.89 £6.99

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5-8 years

Woodland Hedgehugs Activity Book

Lucy Tapper

Woodland Hedgehugs Activity Book

Children can finally join Horace and Hattie on their adventures with the Woodland Activity Book. With fun facts, games, activities and craft ideas, children can now take the magic of Hedgehugs to the woodland and start their own adventures of ...

£4.19 £5.99

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5-7 years

Trouble Next Door

Chris Higgins, Emily MacKenzie

Trouble Next Door

From much loved author Chris Higgins and acclaimed illustrator Emily MacKenzie comes a charming new young fiction series about friendship. Bella has just moved into a new house. It's old and dark and she's sure there's a ...

£3.49 £4.99

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8-12 years

Ray Charles

Ray Charles

Did you know that Ray Charles lost his little brother at five, his sight when he was seven and his mother at fifteen? It is at this point that he decides to leave school to dedicate his life to music ...

£15.95

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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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5-9 years

Winnie-the-Pooh

A. A. Milne, E. H. Shepard

Winnie-the-Pooh

Curl up with a true children's classic by reading A.A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh Winnie-the-Pooh may be a bear of very little brain, but thanks to his friends Piglet, Eeyore and, of course, Christopher Robin, he's never far ...

£6.29 £8.99

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5-8 years

Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Playful Panda

Amelia Cobb, Sophy Williams

Zoe's Rescue Zoo: The Playful Panda

When Great-Uncle Horace brings back lost and homeless animals from his travels around the globe, it falls to Zoe, and her mum, the zoo vet, to settle them into their new home. She's good at this, because she can ...

£4.19 £5.99

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