"If you like mutilations, murders and flesh-eating farmyard animals, keep reading . . . My name is Percy Jackson. I'm a modern-day demigod - the son of Poseidon. I've had some bad experiences in my time, but the heroes I'm going to tell you about were the original... read more
|Series:||The Land of Stories|
|Reading Level:||Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11|
Fairy tales are just the beginning. The Masked Man is on the loose in the Land of Stories, and it's up to Alex and Conner Bailey to stop him ...except Alex has been thrown off the Fairy Council, and no one will believe they're in danger. With only the... read more
David Almond says of this unique collection, "Stories on the page are so beautifully neat. All that lovely black print; those lovely straight lines and paragraphs and pages. But stories are living things, creatures that move and grow in the imag... read more
Summer is trying to recover from a tragedy, but it seems impossible when her family is falling apart around her.
Having an extraordinary best friend like Mal helps a little, but Summer's secret source of happiness is a link to the past: one very special guitar. ... read more
|Awards:||Winner of Sainsbury's Children's Book Awards: Fiction for Age 9+ 2016.|
Amir is mad. He's crazy. But the hospital wouldn't let a crazy person in. They must have interviewed him and checked his qualifications. But maybe he didn't even meet them? Maybe he hasn't even come from India. He might have arrived on an alien spaceship and snuck in here in t... read more
|Reading Level:||Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7|
Lift the lid on eight animal habitats to see the extraordinary natural stories that happen above and below the surface. From the rainforest to the ocean and the macro to the micro, lift the flap to explore the fascinating relationships occurring in each of the world's ecosystems.
There's an Owl in My Towel is a beautiful and engaging book for little ones from Julia Donaldson and Rebecca Cobb, the creators of the bestselling The Paper Dolls - with over 200,000 copies sold worldwide. It's tricky to have breakfast when there's a mole in yo... read more
|Series:||Tom Gates Ser.|
Look out! Tom, Delia and the whole Gates family (Fossils included) are going on holiday. How will Tom manage to keep himself busy on the most boring campsite ever? By doodling, of course! An exciting new story with pages for your own doodles from award-winning and best-selling author Liz Pichon.
Can the new recruits kick it with the best young talent in the country? Twelve-year-old Nick dreams about football u and his dreams are big: state squad, Joeys, A-League, Socceroos ...and that's just for starters! So when Nick wins a scholarship to the prestigious National... read more
When the sun comes out, it's time to get outside and explore. All around you are extraordinary things in nature, waiting to be discovered...and collected! This box is your one-stop guide to finding, observing, collecting and exhibiting your discoveries, from shells and ... read more
Class is in session, and the subject is physics. The teacher? He s the smartest cat in the galaxy!Professor Astro Cat takes a journey through the world of physics, looking at the basic laws of the universe, the fundamental rules that describe the nature ... read more
I'm called an asylum seeker, but that's not my name. A little girl and her mother have fled their homeland, making the long and treacherous journey by boat to seek asylum. Timely, powerful and moving, Out celebrates the triumph of the human spirit in the darkest times, and the many paths peo... read more