Books

Page 1 of 6, showing 12 records out of 71 total, starting on record 1, ending on 12

The Chalet School (24) - Three Go to the Chalet School (by Elinor M. Brent-Dyer)

Armada, London (30 Nov, -0001)

Everyone is mystified by the strange Verity-Ann. She keeps herself to herself, and not even Mary-Lou, who's a new girl too, can understand her. Luckily for everyone involved, the solution to the problem turns up in the end! Mary-Lou Trelawney does not want to go to school. She has always had her lessons at home and, besides, she doesn't like girls! Verity-Ann Carey, a child who has spent all her time with e ...

Buy Now See Reviews

3.0 Stars3.0 Stars3.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

The Big Alfie And Annie Rose Storybook (by Shirley Hughes)

Red Fox (05 Jul, 1990)

This gorgeous storybook is full of snapshots of family life, from breakfast to bedtime and from birthdays to walks in the park. All small children will be able to identify with Alfie and Annie Rose, two hugely appealing pre-schoolers who are constantly tackling new experiences and making new friends.

Buy Now See Reviews

5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

The Story of Babar (by Jean de Brunhoff)

Methuen young books (01 Mar, 1999)

Barbar plays happily in the Great Forest until one day he has to run away to the city to escape from a cruel hunter. There he makes a new friend and enjoys life in the town, but soon begins to dream of the Great Forest and makes up his mind to go home, where new adventures await him.

Buy Now See Reviews

3.0 Stars3.0 Stars3.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

The Gruffalo (by Julia Donaldson)

Macmillan Children's Books (27 Aug, 1999)

"A gruffalo? What's a gruffalo?" "A gruffalo! Why, didn't you know? He has terrible tusks, and terrible claws, and terrible teeth in his terrible jaws." And so begins the story of a quick-witted mouse as he encounters a host of predators who seem to think he might make a tasty treat. As he ventures deeper into the deep dark wood, stumbling across a hungry fox, a not-so-wise owl, and a slimy snake, spinn ...

Buy Now See Reviews

5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

Monkey Puzzle (by Julia Donaldson)

Macmillan Children's Books (11 Aug, 2000)

Can Butterfly help Little Monkey find his mum? Yes, but only after a lot of trial and error as Butterfly misunderstands Monkey's descriptions and leads him to all kinds of unsuitable animals.

Buy Now See Reviews

5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

The Chronicles of Narnia (6) - The Silver Chair (by C. S. Lewis)

HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks (01 Oct, 2001)

The Narnia Chronicles, first published in 1950, have been and remain some of the most enduringly popular ever published. The best known, the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, has been translated into 29 languages! The illustrations in this book have been coloured by the original artist, Pauline Baynes. SILVER CHAIR "Quick!" said Eustace. "Hold hands! We mustn't get separated!" And before Jill quite knew wha ...

Buy Now See Reviews

4.0 Stars4.0 Stars4.0 Stars4.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Book 1) (by J. K. Rowling)

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC (08 Oct, 2001)

A mysterious letter, delivered by the friendly giant Hagrid, wrenches Harry from his dreary, Muggle-ridden existence: "We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry". Of course, Uncle Vernon yells most unpleasantly, "I AM NOT PAYING FOR SOME CRACKPOT OLD FOOL TO TEACH HIM MAGIC TRICKS!" Soon enough, however, Harry finds himself at Hogwarts with his ow ...

Buy Now See Reviews

This book has not yet been reviewed.

 
 

Room on the Broom (by Julia Donaldson)

Macmillan Children's Books (20 Sep, 2002)

A witch and her cat fly over forests, rivers and mountains on their broomstick until a stormy wind blows away the witch's hat, bow and wand. They are retrieved by a dog, a bird and a frog, but each animal asks for a ride and the broom snaps and they tumble into a bog and meet a greedy dragon!

Buy Now See Reviews

5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

Ug : Boy Genius Of The Stone Age And His Search For Soft Trousers (by Raymond Briggs)

Red Fox (03 Oct, 2002)

Ug and his parents live in the Stone Age. This means stone blankets, stone cold food, an even colder cave and, worst of all, hard stone trousers! Being an inquisitive boy, Ug suggests a series of modifications to improve the quality of family life. Even Ug himself is occasionally unsure of the practical purpose of his creations.

Buy Now See Reviews

4.0 Stars4.0 Stars4.0 Stars4.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

The Borrowers (Puffin Modern Classics) (by Mary Norton)

Puffin Classics (06 Mar, 2003)

Arrietty's father, Pod, was an expert Borrower. He could scale curtains using a hatpin, and bring back a doll's teacup without breaking it. Girls weren't supposed to go borrowing but as Arrietty was the only child her father broke the rule. She made friends with the human boy living in the house.

Buy Now See Reviews

4.0 Stars4.0 Stars4.0 Stars4.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

Clever Daddy (by Maddie Stewart)

Walker Books Ltd (02 Jun, 2003)

What do clever daddies do? They swirl and twirl you, they chase and catch you, they tickle and carry you, they build towers and read stories and make you laugh. Clever daddies are just great! If you've got a clever daddy, then this is the book for you!

Buy Now See Reviews

4.0 Stars4.0 Stars4.0 Stars4.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

The Smartest Giant in Town (by Julia Donaldson)

Macmillan Children's Books (05 Sep, 2003)

George wished he wasn't the scruffiest giant in town. So when he sees a new shop selling giant-sized clothes, he decides it's time for a new look: smart trousers, smart shirt, stripy tie, shiny shoes. Now he's the smartest giant in town ...until he bumps into some animals who desperately need his help - and his clothes.

Buy Now See Reviews

5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars5.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 
 
<< previous | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6