Science fiction

Science fiction stories

Children’s science fiction books and stories

12+ years

The Dance of the Red Death

Bethany Griffin

The Dance of the Red Death

Araby's life is on the line. Her brother is dead. Her best friend could be soon. The mob wants her. The rebels want her. Her mother is prisoner and her father is in hiding. And the two boys who ...

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13+ years

What's Left of Me

Kat Zhang

What's Left of Me

HOW I LIVE NOW meets HIS DARK MATERIALS in this stunningly written and intensely moving debut, the first book in the Hybrid trilogy. Imagine that you have two minds, sharing one body. You and your other self are closer than ...

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13-16 years

Ruins

Dan Wells

Ruins

The only hope for humanity isn't human. But she's fighting to stop a war that could destroy them all...Kira is fighting to prevent a final war between Partials and humans in the gripping final installment of the ...

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Exam Fever

21 may 2017

Exam Fever

First, take a deep breath! The most important thing is to do what works for you. There are lots of different suggestions for how to revise and prepare for exams but no two people are ever the ...

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12+ years

Hunger

Michael Grant

Hunger

The clock is ticking for Sam Temple and the kids of Perdido Beach but it's not the big one-five that they face now; it's starvation that threatens the FAYZ. In an abandoned mine shaft a faceless animal lurks ...

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12+ years

The Masque of the Red Death

Bethany Griffin

The Masque of the Red Death

A sexy, post-Apocalyptic reimagining of Poe's gothic horror story of the same name. It's 1870 and a deadly virus has decimated the population of North America. Masked corpse-collectors roam the streets, removing the bodies before the contagion can ...

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12+ years

Crewel Trilogy Bindup

Gennifer Albin

Crewel Trilogy Bindup

Crewel, Altered, Unravelled Gifted with the ability to weave time and matter, sixteen-year-old Adelice is exactly what the Guild is looking for, and in the world of Arras, being chosen as a Spinster is everything a girl could want. But ...

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11+ years

Inheritance

Malinda Lo

Inheritance

David's fingers squeezed hers, and through the connection that opened between them when they touched, Reese felt his emotions echoing her own. They both had that jittery, butterflies-in-the-stomach feeling that said: You're about to do something that could ...

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Book Lovers Interview

25 april 2017

Book Lovers Interview

This months Book Lovers Interview is with primary school teacher, Kate (or Teacher Kate as she's known as on Twitter!) Kate has had many years experience teaching students and promoting the importance ...

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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 ...

£6.99

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