Year 8

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In the Sea there are Crocodiles

In the Sea there are Crocodiles

One night before putting him to bed, Enaiatollah's mother tells him three things: don't use drugs or weapons, don't cheat, don't steal. The next day he wakes up to find she isn't there. Ten-year-old Enaiatollah is left alone at the border of Pakistan...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 224
  • MBE Code : 395
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Keedie

Keedie

As Keedie and her twin Nina approach their fourteenth birthday, they seem to only be growing further apart. Keedie instead feels drawn to, and fiercely protective of, their quiet younger sister Addie – who on the surface is the opposite of loud and...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 192
  • MBE Code : 615
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King Of Shadows

King Of Shadows

I lay very still, with all my senses telling me that I had gone mad. The plague? Nobody's had the plague for centuries . . .Nathan Field, a talented young actor, arrives at the newly rebuilt Globe Theatre in London to play Puck in A Midsummer Night's...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 256
  • MBE Code : 224
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Look Both Ways

Look Both Ways (Carnegie Medal Winner 2021)

When the bell rings and school is finished for the day, the walkers are finally set free. For ten blocks they have no-one telling them what to do; they can talk about bogies, skateboard, plan dramatic escapes, make jokes, face bullies, and hear about...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 200
  • MBE Code : 641
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Looking For JJ

Looking For JJ

An emotionally searing novel that will grip every reader from start to finish. The storyline of Looking For JJ explores the circumstances and motives behind the murder of a child, which was done by her own friend. Now six years on, JJ has been ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 300
  • MBE Code : 176
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Maggot Moon

Maggot Moon

Winner of the Carnegie Medal and a 2012 Costa Award winner. Narrated against the backdrop of a ruthless regime determined to beat its enemies in the race to the moon, Maggot Moon is the astonishing new novel from award-winning author Sally ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 304
  • MBE Code : 356
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Mortal Engines

Mortal Engines

MORTAL ENGINES launched Philip Reeve's brilliantly-imagined creation, the world of the Traction Era, where mobile cities fight for survival in a post-apocalyptic future.The first instalment introduces young apprentice Tom Natsworthy and the murderous...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 320
  • MBE Code : 309
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My Sister Lives On The Mantelpiece

My Sister Lives On The Mantelpiece

My Sister Lives On The Mantelpiece, is based around the time of five years ago, when Jamie’s sister, Rose, was blown up by a terrorist bomb. And as an act of grief, the family were torn apart. His mum ran away, His dad turns to drink and ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 234
  • MBE Code : 201
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My Swordhand Is Singing

My Swordhand Is Singing

Written by the talented Marcus Sedgwick and set in the 17th century, My Swordhand Is Singing is based around the inspiration of the original vampire folk of Eastern Europe. Featuring Tomas and his son Peter, they arrive in Chust, but there are ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 240
  • MBE Code : 231
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Noughts & Crosses

Noughts And Crosses

Sephy and Callum have been friends since early childhood, and that's as far as it can go. They live in a society full of prejudice, racism, distrust and mounting terrorist violence. Despite the world being against them, a romance builds between the ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 496
  • MBE Code : 216
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Nowhere on Earth

Nowhere on Earth

It starts with a plane crash. There are survivors: a teenage girl and her little brother. They are running from something. But what? Then the men arrive. They are hunting the girl and boy. And- And that's all we can tell you ... A ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 352
  • MBE Code : 419
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October, October (Carnegie Shortlisted 2022)

October, October (Carnegie Winner 2022)

A classic in the making for anyone who ever longed to be WILD.October and her dad live in the woods. They know the trees and the rocks and the lake and stars like best friends. They live in the woods and they are wild. And that's the way it is.Until ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 292
  • MBE Code : 451
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Oxford Playscripts : Noughts & Crosses

Oxford Playscripts : Noughts And Crosses

Dominic Cooke's acclaimed Royal Shakespeare Company adaptation of the bestselling novel by Malorie Blackman. First performed by the Royal Shakespeare Company in 2007. Two young people are forced to make a stand in this thought-provoking look at ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 136
  • MBE Code : 333
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Pig Heart Boy

Pig Heart Boy

This thirteen-year-old just wants to live a normal life, like every other thirteen-year-old kid he knows. But most normal kids don't need a heart transplant… So, a doctor has been discovered and he says that there is a chance for him to live a ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 256
  • MBE Code : 262
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Rat

Rat (Super-Readable Rollercoasters)

When his mum is sent back to prison, Al knows exactly who's to blame. Mr Brayker, who lives downstairs, has been making trouble for Al's mum ever since they moved in, and Al's determined to get his revenge. Ignoring advice from his gran and sister, ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 152
  • MBE Code : 684
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Refugee Boy

Refugee Boy

Alem is on holiday with his father for a few days in London. He has never been out of Ethiopia before and is very excited. They have a great few days togther until one morning when Alem wakes up in the bed and breakfast they are staying at to find ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 304
  • MBE Code : 183
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Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry is the classic story of a girl growing up in the deep South. Set in Mississippi at the height of the American Depression, this is the story of a family's struggle to maintain their integrity, pride and independence ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 368
  • MBE Code : 343
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Steady For This

Steady For This (Shortlisted For The Yoto Carnegie Medal 2024)

Yeah they call me Growls, I'm like a tiger on the prowl. King of jungles so you better take a bow. King of concrete so you better say it loud! Shaun (aka MC Growls) is ready to drop his best bars and smash the competition at Raptology. That way,...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 272
  • MBE Code : 581
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Stone Cold

Stone Cold

The title of Stone Cold is a Carnegie Medal-Winning thriller, created by the author Robert Swindells. This intense thriller plot has been combined with the perceptive and distressing portrait of what life is like on the streets, as a serial killer ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 144
  • MBE Code : 126
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The 57 Bus

The 57 Bus

One teenager in a skirt. One teenager with a lighter. One moment that changes both their lives forever. Two teenagers growing up in Oakland, California. One, Sasha, was born male but identifies as agender, wears skirts and attends a private ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 320
  • MBE Code : 567
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The Boxer

The Boxer

Told over the course of the ten rounds of his first fight, this is the story of amateur boxer Sunny. A seventeen year old feeling isolated and disconnected in the city he's just moved to, Sunny joins a boxing club to learn to protect himself after a ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 280
  • MBE Code : 501
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The Boy at the Top of the Mountain

The Boy at the Top of the Mountain

When Pierrot becomes an orphan, he must leave his home in Paris for a new life with his Aunt Beatrix, a servant in a wealthy household at the top of the German mountains. But this is no ordinary time, for it is 1935 and the Second World War is fast ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 224
  • MBE Code : 409
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Boy Who Steals Houses

The Boy Who Steals Houses

Can two broken boys find their perfect home? By turns heartbreaking and heartwarming, this is a gorgeously told, powerful story.Sam is only fifteen but he and his autistic older brother, Avery, have been abandoned by every relative he's ever known. ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 348
  • MBE Code : 584
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The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night Time

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night Time

Christopher is a 15-year-old boy who lives in Swindon, just him and his father. He has Asperger’s Syndrome, a form of Autism. He is obsessed with maths, science and Sherlock Holmes but he finds it hard to understand other people. However, ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 288
  • MBE Code : 122
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The Day of the Triffids

The Day of the Triffids

When Bill Masen wakes up blindfolded in hospital there is a bitter irony in his situation. Carefully removing his bandages, he realizes that he is the only person who can see: everyone else, doctors and patients alike, have been blinded by a meteor ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 256
  • MBE Code : 354
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