Year 8

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The Door Of No Return

The Door Of No Return (Shortlisted For The Yoto Carnegie Medal 2024)

Eleven-year-old Kofi Offin has dreams of water, of its urgent whisper that beckons with promises and secrets. He has heard the call on the banks of Upper Kwanta, West Africa, where he lives. He loves these things above all else: his family, the ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 432
  • MBE Code : 583
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Fastest Boy In The World

The Fastest Boy in the World

Eleven-year-old Solomon loves to run! The great athletes of the Ethiopian national team are his heroes and he dreams that one day he will be a gold-medal-winning athlete like them, in spite of his ragged shorts and bare feet. When his grandfather ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 176
  • MBE Code : 420
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The Foreshadowing

The Foreshadowing

It is 1915, WWI. Seventeen-year-old Sasha Fox is the privileged only daughter of a respected doctor living in the wealthy seaside town of Brighton. But her brothers, Edgar and Tom, have gone to war and Sasha has a terrible gift: she can see the ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 288
  • MBE Code : 443
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The Girl of Ink and Stars

The Girl of Ink and Stars

Winner of the Waterstones Children's Book Prize & the British Book Awards Children's Book of the Year Forbidden to leave her island, Isabella dreams of the faraway lands her cartographer father once mapped. When her friend disappears, she ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 240
  • MBE Code : 388
Original price was: £7.99.Current price is: £5.19. 35% off
The Giver

The Giver

THE GIVER is the classic award-winning novel that inspired the dystopian genre and a major motion picture adaptation for 2014 starring Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep, Katie Holmes and Taylor Swift. It is the future. There is no war, no hunger, no ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 256
  • MBE Code : 202
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Hitchhikers Guide

The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy

It's an ordinary Thursday lunchtime for Arthur Dent until his house gets demolished. The Earth follows shortly afterwards to make way for a new hyperspace express route, and his best friend has just announced that he's an alien. At this moment, ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 224
  • MBE Code : 613
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The Ruby In The Smoke

The Ruby In The Smoke

The first book in Philip Pullman's classic SALLY LOCKHART quartet in a beautiful new edition to celebrate the 30 year anniversary. Soon after Sally Lockhart's father drowns at sea, she receives an anonymous letter. The dire warning it contains makes ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 240
  • MBE Code : 220
Original price was: £8.99.Current price is: £5.39. 40% off
Treasure Island

Treasure Island

Jim Hawkins is the son of the innkeepers of the Admiral Benbow near Devon and becomes fascinated by a mysterious lodger, the old seaman Billy Bones. It soon becomes apparent to Jim that Billy Bones is in hiding from a man with one wooden leg and he ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 288
  • MBE Code : 140
Original price was: £4.99.Current price is: £2.50. 50% off
Welcome To Nowhere

Welcome To Nowhere

Twelve-year-old Omar and his brothers and sisters were born and raised in the beautiful and bustling city of Bosra, Syria. Omar doesn't care about politics - all he wants is to grow up to become a successful businessman who will take the world by ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 352
  • MBE Code : 614
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While The Storm Rages

While The Storm Rages

September 1939. The world is on the brink of war. As his dad marches off to fight, Noah makes him a promise, to keep their beloved family dog safe. When the government advises people to have their pets put down in readiness for the chaos of war, ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 384
  • MBE Code : 664
Original price was: £7.99.Current price is: £5.59. 30% off