Category:

 Childrens 5-8

Reading Level:6

Armadillo and Hare live together in a small house in the Big Forest, enjoying their favorite activities: eating cheese sandwiches and playing the tuba. And so begins this brilliantly humorous collection of tales from Jeremy Strong, with nods to the classics like Winnie the Poo... read more

Armadillo and Hare

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 Childrens 5-8

Six-year-old Hazel tends her colony of shoebox snails while observing, with varying degrees of understanding, her father's illness and final decline.
Nan Blanchard's assured eye is a rare quality in a new writer; seldom has the world of a young child been so delicately... read more

Hazel and the Snails

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 Childrens 5-8

Series:Tom Gates

The next brilliant instalment of the fully-illustrated Tom Gates series will have readers cracking up!

What Monster? (Tom Gates #15)

Category:

 Childrens 5-8

Series:Milly-Molly-Mandy

Milly-Molly-Mandy lives in a tiny village in the heart of the countryside, where life is full of everyday adventures! Join the little girl in the candy-striped dress as she goes blackberry picking, gets ready to throw a party and going to her village fête - wha... read more

Milly-Molly-Mandy Stories

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 Childrens 5-8

Set sail and learn the ABCs with a boat for each letter Discover twenty-six types of vessels, from the more common--canoe and motorboat--to the unusual--umiak and Q-boat. Just like in Alphabet Trucks and Alphabet Trains, colorful art includes the letters of the alphabet hidden (a... read more

Alphabet Boats

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 Childrens 5-8

Series:Flying Furballs

Flying Furballs, a hilarious action-packed adventure series, captures the romance and excitement of the era at the dawn of aviation - set in a world of cats versus dogs. Put simply, Flying Furballs is pussycats, planes and Paris.
Our hero is Claude D'Bonair, a ... read more

Kit-Napped (Flying Furballs #5)

Beware of . . . this school?! Henry is taking his new classmate on a whirlwind tour of their school. Mysterious inventions lurk, the cafeteria requires ninja skills, and some teachers may be monsters! Is this fantastical school to be believed? Or is there a... read more

The Truth About My Unbelievable School . . .

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 Childrens 5-8

Series:Ivy and Bean

Annie Barrows' bestselling chapter book series, Ivy & Bean, is a classroom favorite and has been keeping kids laughing---and reading--for more than a decade With more than 5 million copies in print, Ivy & Bean return with a brand-new book for a new ge... read more

One Big Happy Family (Ivy and Bean #11)

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 Childrens 5-8

When Captain Beardy-Beard rescues Nellie from the North Pole she's ready to be safe and sound back at home. But mistakes and trouble are never far from Nellie, and when their submarine runs out of fuel in the docks of New York, Captain Beardy-Beard and his crew ar... read more

Big Trouble for Nellie Choc-Ice
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Category:

 Childrens 5-8

A complete guide to the art of card magic, enabling you to spring into action wherever cards can be found: learn how to make cards appear, vanish, change suit, multiply, and even defy the laws of gravity. Tricks for all levels of ability and experience: easy self-working tricks... read more

Magic Card Tricks

Category:

 Childrens 5-8

Series:The Questioneers

Rosie Revere is no stranger to flops and fails, kerfuffles and catastrophes. After all, she' s an engineer, and engineering is all about perseverance But sometimes, Rosie has a really important project to tackle' one that feels much bigger than herself. When... read more

Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters (The Questioneers #1)

Category:

 Childrens 5-8

Reading Level:8 Kids Middle Readers

Björk, Dr Seuss, Whoopi Goldberg, Andy Warhol, Ellen MacArthur, Greta Gerwig, Andrea Bocelli, Hua Mulan ... these are men and women who all dared to be different.
Boys will be boys and girls will be girls - or so the meaningless saying goes. B... read more

Stories for Kids Who Dare to Be Different