Transitional Texts

Bestselling transitional texts for those children moving from year 6 to year 7. All titles can be bought in year group quantity and prices include fitted plastic jackets and free delivery.

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Boy 87

Boy 87

Boy 87 is an original and beautifully written page-turner of a novel about love, survival and the strength that can be found in a hopeful human spirit' -- Sarah Crossan, Carnegie Medal Winner'Shif is an unforgettable character, and his story should ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 224
  • MBE Code : 433
£5.19 35% off
The Boy In The Tower

Boy In The Tower

When they first arrived, they came quietly and stealthily as if they tip-toed into the world when we were all looking the other way. Ade loves living at the top of a tower block. From his window, he feels like he can see the whole world stretching...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 336
  • MBE Code : 563
£5.19 35% off
Brightstorm

Brightstorm

Twins Arthur and Maudie Brightstorm receive word in Lontown that their famous explorer father has died in a failed attempt to reach the southernmost point in the world. Not only that, but he has been accused of stealing fuel before he died! The ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 344
  • MBE Code : 310
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Can You See Me?

Can You See Me?

With diary entries written by eleven-year-old Libby Scott, based on her own experiences of autism, this pioneering book, writtenin collaboration with esteemed author Rebecca Westcott, hasbeen widely praised for its realistic portrayal of autism. ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 368
  • MBE Code : 415
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Dread Wood

Dread Wood

It's basically the worst school detention ever. When classmates (but not mate-mates) Hallie, Angelo, Gustav and Naira are forced to come to school on a SATURDAY, they think things can’t get much worse. But they’re wrong. Things are about to get ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 336
  • MBE Code : 575
£5.59 30% off
The Case Of The Missing Marquess

Enola Holmes: The Case Of The Missing Marquess

When her mother disappears on her fourteenth birthday, Enola Holmes - the much younger sister of the famous detective Sherlock - suddenly finds herself in the care of her brothers. While Sherlock begins to investigate, his brother Mycroft sets about ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 192
  • MBE Code : 573
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Fight Back

Fight Back

Aaliyah is an ordinary thirteen-year-old living in the Midlands - she's into her books, shoes, K-pop and she is a Muslim. She has always felt at home where she lives ... until a terrorist attack in her area changes everything. As racial tensions ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 370
  • MBE Code : 543
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Go Big

Go Big

Secondary school can seem scary. Corridors are wide, older students look terrifying and there's homework, messy friendships and stressful exams to deal with. But, whether you're about to land at secondary school or you're still settling in, Mr ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 208
  • MBE Code : 566
£5.84 35% off
Striking Out

Striking Out

Thirteen-year-old Jerome Jackson dreams of becoming a world-class footballer. But with a difficult home life, Jerome can't see how he'll ever make this dream come true ... until he meets a mentor figure who can hopefully put him on the right track....
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 248
  • MBE Code : 527
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The Boy Who Fooled The World

The Boy Who Fooled The World

The brand new, read-in-one-sitting mystery from the bestselling author of The Goldfish Boy. When a little white lie leads to a huge dose of trouble... Cole is the odd one out at school: the other kids have the latest gadgets and trainers while...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 320
  • MBE Code : 456
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The Boy Who Made Everyone Laugh

The Boy Who Made Everyone Laugh

Billy Plimpton is an eleven-year-old boy with a big dream. He wants to be a stand-up comedian when he grows up: delivering pinpoint punch-lines and having audiences hang on his every hilarious word. A tough career for anyone, but surely ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 360
  • MBE Code : 444
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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
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The Goldfish Boy

The Goldfish Boy

A story about finding friendship when you're lonely - and hope when all you feel is fear. Twelve-year-old Matthew is trapped in his bedroom by crippling OCD, spending most of his time staring out of his window as the inhabitants of Chestnut Close go ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 400
  • MBE Code : 158
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The House with Chicken Legs ****Shortlisted For The Carnegie Medal****

The House with Chicken Legs

Shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Awards 2019.Shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 2019.Shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2019.Shortlisted for Children's Fiction Book of the Year at the British Book Awards 2019.Marinka ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 338
  • MBE Code : 221
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The Lion Above The Door

The Lion Above The Door

Leo and his best friend Sangeeta are the odd ones out in their school. But as Leo’s dad is always telling him, it’s because they’re special. Only thing is, if they’re so special, how come they never see anyone who looks like them in their ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 316
  • MBE Code : 564
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Super Miraculous Journey

The Super Miraculous Journey Of Freddie Yates

Freddie Yates likes facts. Just not the one staring him in the face - that his secret plan is not, in fact, secret. Because Freddie's journey wasn't meant to involve Big Trev and the onion-eating competition or the loo-exploding pear-and-potato ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 288
  • MBE Code : 529
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The Train To Impossible Places

The Train To Impossible Places

When Suzy hears a strange noise in the middle of the night, she creeps downstairs to find a train roaring through her house. But this is no ordinary train. This is the magical delivery express for the Union of Impossible Places. Whisked on board ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 374
  • MBE Code : 572
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Welcome to Nowhere

Welcome to Nowhere

Shortlisted for the Scottish Teen Book Award Winner of the UKLA Book Award Welcome to Nowhere is a powerful and beautifully written story about the life of one family caught up in civil war by the award-winning author Elizabeth Laird. ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 352
  • MBE Code : 418
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Who Let The Gods Out?

Who Let The Gods Out?

When Elliot wishes upon a star, he doesn't expect a constellation to crash into a dungheap on his family farm. The star is Virgo. She thinks she's perfect. Elliot doesn't. And together they release Thanatos, evil Daemon of Death ... epic fail. ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 372
  • MBE Code : 571
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You Are A Champion: How To Be The Best You Can Be

You Are A Champion: How To Be The Best You Can Be

Marcus Rashford MBE is famous worldwide for his skills both on and off the pitch – but before he was a Manchester United and England footballer, and long before he started his inspiring campaign to end child food poverty, he was just an ordinary ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 224
  • MBE Code : 440
£6.49 35% off
You Are Awesome

You Are Awesome

I'm no good at sport ... I can't do maths ... I really struggle with exams ... Sound familiar?If you believe you can't do something, the chances are you won't try. But what if you really could get better at maths, or sport or exams? In fact, what...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 160
  • MBE Code : 434
£6.49 35% off
You Can Do It: How To Find Your Voice And Make A Difference

You Can Do It: How To Find Your Voice And Make A Difference

Marcus uses the power of his voice to shine a light on the injustices that he cares passionately about, and now he wants to help YOU find the power in yours! From surrounding yourself with the right team, to showing kindness to those around you, to ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 224
  • MBE Code : 480
£6.49 35% off