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Adventure books ready to entertain young explorers

9-11 years

The Great Shelby Holmes: Girl Detective

Elizabeth Eulberg, Matt Robertson

The Great Shelby Holmes: Girl Detective

Shelby Holmes is not your average nine-year-old. For one, she happens to be the best detective her neighbourhood has ever seen, using her uncanny analytical mind and sassy attitude to solve crimes which stump even the police department. But when ...

£5.99

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9-11 years

Assassin's Code

Alex Woolf

Assassin's Code

To read or not to read? With a pulse-pounding historical thriller series like The Shakespeare Plot there's really only one answer! Journey back in time to danger-filled Elizabethan London. Alice Fletcher is a stagehand at the Globe theatre. When ...

£9.99

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7-10 years

The Dinosaur Detectives: Books 1-4

Stephanie Baudet, Illary Casasanta

The Dinosaur Detectives: Books 1-4

Matt Sharp has a secret talent: if he touches dinosaur eggs, he experiences mysterious visions of the prehistoric world. Join Matt, his dad and his cousin Jo as they travel to extreme locations in their quest to discover more eggs ...

£23.96

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Sandwiches in Space: A Story for Mini Scientists

Okido

Sandwiches in Space: A Story for Mini Scientists

Meet Messy, a sock-eating monster who loves jokes and science. Each storybook is a new Messy adventure based on his search to find the answer to an everyday question about science. Why do things float in space? How does rain ...

£5.95

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8-11 years

Knitbone Pepper. Ghost Dog

Claire Barker, Ross Collins

Knitbone Pepper. Ghost Dog

Knitbone Pepper is a friendly ghost dog, haunting the crumbling Starcross Hall with a gaggle of other ghostly pets. But when he discovers that the Hall is up for sale and his beloved owner, Winnie Pepper, and her madcap parents ...

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7+ years

The House on Spooky Street

Laurie S. Sutton

The House on Spooky Street

In this You Choose mystery, Scooby-Doo and the gang visit the great city of New Orleans. When the gang is forced to stop by an old mansion, it seems they've discovered a haunted house filled with witches and vampires ...

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7+ years

A Year at the Yard

Ken Lake

A Year at the Yard

Amusing tales, straight from the horse's mouth, about the people and activities that go on down at the yard. Ideal for pony-mad children from 6yrs+

£9.99

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9-11 years

Tom Gates. A Tiny Bit Lucky

Liz Pichon

Tom Gates. A Tiny Bit Lucky

From the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the Red House Children's Book Award, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize and the Blue Peter Best Story Book Award 2013, comes the seventh amazing instalment of Tom Gates' adventures ...

£6.99

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Action books that foster a childs imagination. Stories, adventures, mysteries and much more. Discover your child's next favourite book.