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Recommendations age 9-11

Our publishing team chooses the best children’s and teens’ books every day. Our latest recommendations for children age 9 to 11.

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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5-9 years

Cat and Mouse in a Haunted House

Roberto Ronchi

Cat and Mouse in a Haunted House

It's Halloween and Geronimo is lost in a dark, spooky forest! Even worse, his car has broken down and his only shelter is a creepy old castle. But is it as deserted as he thinks? And what is that ...

£4.74 £4.99

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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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7-9 years

Amelia Fang and the Barbaric Ball

Laura Ellen Anderson

Amelia Fang and the Barbaric Ball

A GORGEOUSLY GOTHIC, WICKEDLY FUNNY NEW SERIES FROM WITCH WARS ILLUSTRATOR LAURA ELLEN ANDERSON Welcome to the world of Nocturnia, where darkness reigns supreme, glitter is terrifying, and unicorns are the stuff of nightmares! Amelia Fang would much rather hang ...

£6.64 £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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6-9 years

DKfindout! Coding

DK

DKfindout! Coding

DKfindout! Coding explains coding clearly for children with beautiful photography, lively illustrations, and key curriculum information. The DKfindout! series will satisfy any child who is eager to learn and acquire facts - and keep them coming back for more! DKfindout! Coding ...

£5.09 £5.99

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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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