Year 8

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I Am Malala

I Am Malala

Winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley, one girl fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday, 9 October 2012, she almost paid the ultimate price when she was shot in the head at point-blank ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 304
  • MBE Code : 346
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I Must Betray You

I Must Betray You (Shortlisted for the YOTO Carnegie Medal 2023)

Trapped by an evil dictatorship, will Cristian be forced to betray his family or will he risk everything he loves to resist? A bestselling YA thriller based on real events, from a prizewinning author. Cristian has lived his entire life in the ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 320
  • MBE Code : 523
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I'm The King Of The Castle

I’m The King Of The Castle

‘I didn’t want you to come here.’ So says the note that the boy Edmund Hooper passes to Charles Kingshaw upon his arrival at Warings. But young Kingshaw and his mother have come to live with Hooper and his father in the ugly, isolated Victorian...
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  • Number Of Pages : 226
  • MBE Code : 131
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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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Junk

Junk

It was a love story. Me, Gemma and junk. I thought it was going to last forever. Tar loves Gemma, but Gemma doesn't want to be tied down. She wants to fly. But no one can fly forever. One day, finally, you have to come down. Melvin Burgess' most ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 352
  • MBE Code : 339
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Last of the Spirits

Last of the Spirits

Sam and Lizzie are freezing and hungry on the streets of Victorian London. When Sam asks a wealthy man for some coins, he is rudely turned away. Months of struggle suddenly find their focus, and Sam resolves to kill the man. Huddling in a graveyard ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 208
  • MBE Code : 411
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Long Way Down **Shortlisted For The Carnegie Medal**

Long Way Down **Shortlisted For The Carnegie Medal**

AND THEN THERE WERE SHOTS, Everybody ran, ducked, hid, tucked themselves tight. Pressed our lips to the pavement and prayed the boom, followed by the buzz of a bullet, didn't meet us. After Will's brother is shot in a gang crime, he knows the ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 322
  • MBE Code : 223
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Machine Gunners

Machine Gunners

Chas McGill has the second-best collection of war souvenirs in Garmouth, and he desperately wants it to be the best. When he stumbles across the remains of a German bomber crashed in the woods - its shiny, black machine-gun still intact - he grabs ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 224
  • MBE Code : 355
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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...
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  • Number Of Pages : 320
  • MBE Code : 309
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My Family and Other Animals

My Family and Other Animals

My Family and Other Animals is the bewitching account of a rare and magical childhood on the island of Corfu by treasured British conservationist Gerald Durrell. Escaping the ills of the British climate, the Durrell family - acne-ridden Margo, ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 320
  • MBE Code : 336
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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 ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 234
  • MBE Code : 201
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Needle

Needle

Award-winning author Patrice Lawrence explores the harsh reality of the criminal justice system for young people in this riveting teen drama. Charlene is a demon knitter. It’s the only thing she enjoys and the only thing she believes she’s ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 120
  • MBE Code : 481
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No Turning Back

No Turning Back

No Turning Back by Carnegie-medal winning author Beverley Naidoo is the powerful and moving story of Sipho and his struggle to survive on the city streets of Johannesburg in the 1990s. South African society is on the brink of a huge change as ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 160
  • MBE Code : 363
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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 ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 292
  • MBE Code : 451
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Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist

The story of orphaned Oliver, who runs away from the workhouse only to be taken in by a den of thieves. Plunged into a dark criminal underworld of vivid and memorable characters - the arch-villain Fagin, the artful Dodger, the menacing Bill Sikes and...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 352
  • MBE Code : 129
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Private Peaceful

Private Peaceful

Aimed to provide students with the highest quality texts for the most effective learning in English Language. At MBE we provide every book in a free plastic cover, so you can ensure every title will be safe and protected through transport and for ...
  • Book Cover : Paperback
  • Number Of Pages : 208
  • MBE Code : 115
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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, ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 152
  • MBE Code : 684
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Rebound **Shortlisted For The Carnegie Medal**

Rebound **Shortlisted For The Carnegie Medal**

‘Hoop kings SOARin kicks with wings.Game so sweetit’s like bee stings.’It's 1988. Charlie Bell is still mourning his father, and struggling to figure out how he feels for his best (girl) friend, CJ. When he gets into trouble one too many times,...
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  • Number Of Pages : 414
  • MBE Code : 243
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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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Rook

Rook

Shortlisted for the 2018 CILIP Carnegie Medal.When Kenny and Nicky rescue a rook left for dead, Kenny is determined to keep it alive. Nicky doubts the scruffy bird will make it, but then Nicky has plenty else to worry about. This time, it's not his ...
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  • Number Of Pages : 104
  • MBE Code : 402
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Shadow & Bone

Shadow & Bone

Enter the Grishaverse with book one of the Shadow and Bone Trilogy by number one New York Times-bestselling author, Leigh Bardugo. Perfect for fans of Laini Taylor and Sarah J. Maas. Soldier. Summoner. Saint. Orphaned and expendable, Alina Starkov...
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  • Number Of Pages : 308
  • MBE Code : 165
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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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