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9-12 years

The Princess and the Foal

Stacy Gregg

The Princess and the Foal

A novel of heart and courage inspired by the incredible story of a real life princess. Princess Haya, daughter of the King of Jordan, loves her family more than anything. So when tragedy strikes at its heart, she is devastated ...

£6.99

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9-12 years

The Princess and the Foal

Stacy Gregg

The Princess and the Foal

A novel of heart and courage inspired by the incredible story of a real life princess. Princess Haya, daughter of the King of Jordan, loves her family more than anything. So when tragedy strikes at its heart, she is devastated ...

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16+ years

The Beloved

Alison Rattle

The Beloved

Escape from a bullying mother takes one young woman to an even more dangerous placeAlice Angel has known only a life of rules, restriction and punishments that are inevitably doled out as she strays from the rigid path of Victorian ...

£7.99

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7-9 years

Pirates, Plants And Plunder!

Stewart Ross, David Roberts

Pirates, Plants And Plunder!

Twelve fascinating tales about the adventurers who travelled all over the globe, finding new plants and the amazing things they produce. Join Joseph Banks as he gets stranded on the Australian Great Barrier Reef whilst searching for new botanical specimens ...

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11-16 years

Stories of Women in World War II: We Can Do it!

Andrew Langley

Stories of Women in World War II: We Can Do it!

More than 75 million people fought in World War II - nearly all of them men. Who was going to produce the weapons and the food, and do countless other vital jobs? The answer was women. Millions stepped forward to take ...

£9.99

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Women's History Month Books

5 march 2017

Women's History Month Books

It's time for some Women's History! The following collection of books celebrates past and present women who have shaped the world!

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14+ years

Falling into Place

Amy Zhang

Falling into Place

One cold fall day, high school junior Liz Emerson steers her car into a tree. This haunting and heartbreaking story is told by a surprising and unexpected narrator and unfolds in nonlinear flashbacks even as Liz's friends, foes, and ...

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