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Recommendations age +12

Our publishing team chooses the best children’s and teens’ books every day. Our latest recommendations for children from ages 12 and above.

12+ years

We Come Apart

Brian Conaghan

We Come Apart

Jess would never have looked twice at Nicu if her friends hadn't left her in the lurch. Nicu is all big eyes and ill-fitting clothes. He's working on his English but he has to practise with the teachers ...

£7.99

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12+ years

Teacher's Dead

Benjamin Zephaniah

Teacher's Dead

Benjamin Zephaniah's story of violence, truth and the media is as powerful and pertinent as when it was first published.  A teacher is dead, murdered by two of his students in front of the whole school. Right in front ...

£7.99

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10+ years

Marvel Black Panther The Ultimate Guide

DK

Marvel Black Panther The Ultimate Guide

Find out everything you need to know about the heroic King of Wakanda, Black Panther.DK's Marvel Black Panther: The Ultimate Guide explores the fascinating world of the warrior, monarch, scientist and superhero known as Black Panther. This comprehensive ...

£17.99

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12+ years

Truly, Wildly, Deeply

Jenny McLachlan

Truly, Wildly, Deeply

Annie is starting college. She can't wait. No more school, no more uniform, and no one telling her what to do. It's the start of a new adventure and Annie's not going to let anyone or anything ...

£7.99

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11-15 years

Into The Unknown

Jaime Hex, Jake Hill

Into The Unknown

It is 2417 AD. Evil robots called the Chayos have taken over Earth. Three unique teenagers live hidden away in a shielded dome with their guardians. When the Chayos attack their sanctuary and their guardians are captured, Kes, Mato and ...

£6.99

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7-12 years

Out of the Box: Build Something Brilliant from Recycled Card

Out of the Box: Build Something Brilliant from Recycled Card

Out of the Box will broaden your child's imagination and develop craft skills through interactive play and creativity with clear step-by-step instructions showing you how to build 25 astonishing cardboard models. Build something brilliant with recycled card, from castles ...

£12.99

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5-12 years

HerStory: 50 Women and Girls Who Shook the World

Katherine Halligan, Sarah Walsh

HerStory: 50 Women and Girls Who Shook the World

Instead of just studying history, let’s think about HerStory too! In this uplifting and inspiring book, children can learn about 50 intrepid women from around the world and throughout history. Telling the stories of their childhood, the challenges ...

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