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Travel books for children

Children's stories and books about travels and people

Santa is Coming to Greenwich

Steve Smallman, Robert Dunn

Santa is Coming to Greenwich

It's Christmas Eve. Santa's packed up all the presents and set the Santa-nav to Greenwich. So what could possibly go wrong? Discover how Santa dashes all over your town while you are safely tucked up in bed and ...

£4.99

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Santa is Coming to Barnet

Steve Smallman, Robert Dunn

Santa is Coming to Barnet

It's Christmas Eve. Santa's packed up all the presents and set the Santa-nav to Barnet. So what could possibly go wrong? Discover how Santa dashes all over your town while you are safely tucked up in bed and ...

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Santa is Coming to Ealing

Steve Smallman, Robert Dunn

Santa is Coming to Ealing

It's Christmas Eve. Santa's packed up all the presents and set the Santa-nav to Ealing. So what could possibly go wrong? Discover how Santa dashes all over your town while you are safely tucked up in bed and ...

£4.99

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4+ years

Stories from Around the World

Heather Amery, Linda Edwards

Stories from Around the World

This is a magical collection of traditional stories, filled with brave heroes and heroines, wonderful magic and strange creatures. It is delightful to read aloud to small children, or for young readers to read themselves. It is decoratively and imaginatively ...

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Tales of King Arthur

Felicity Brooks, Rodney Matthews

Tales of King Arthur

Legendary tales of knights and nobility in ancient Britain, rivetingly retold for today's readers. From the sword in the stone to the lady in the lake, these stories bring to life the fantastic characters of Camelot: the wise wizard ...

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16+ years

Long Walk to Freedom

Chris van Wyk, Paddy Bouma

Long Walk to Freedom

Nelson Mandela (1918-2013) is a true hero of our times, loved and admired across the globe. This children's book tells the story of his life, from his carefree days as an ordinary village boy to his unflinching leadership of ...

£7.99

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3-7 years

The Great Big Book of Families

Mary Hoffman, Ros Asquith

The Great Big Book of Families

What is a family? Once, it was said to be a father, mother, boy, girl, cat and dog living in a house with a garden. But as times have changed, families have changed too, and now there are almost as ...

£8.99

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9+ years

Oceans

Angela Royston

Oceans

Can you imagine living and working under the sea? It's the reality for some scientists, who inhabit laboratories deep at the bottom of the ocean. Research on the Edge - Ocean Lab is a gripping look at the daily lives ...

£8.99

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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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Tale of Gwyn

Cynthia Voigt

Tale of Gwyn

"Voigt is extraordinary in her subtle development of every single character and in her ability to immerse her readers in a time many centuries back."ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCHThere is much want in the kingdom and the tales of Jackaroo, the ...

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