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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 ...

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3.0 Stars3.0 Stars3.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

Brat Farrar (by Josephine Tey)

Arrow (06 Aug, 2009)

A stranger enters the inner sanctum of the Ashby family posing as Patrick Ashby, the heir to the family’s sizeable fortune. The stranger, Brat Farrar, has been carefully coached on Patrick’s mannerisms, appearance and every significant detail of Patrick’s early life, up to his thirteenth year when he disappeared and was thought to have drowned himself. It seems as if Brat is going to pull off this mos ...

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Maximum Ride: The Final Warning (by James Patterson)

Arrow (09 Apr, 2009)

Max, Fang, Iggy, Gasman, Nudge and Angel are 6 extraordinary avian hybrids. The result of a cruel Biotech experiment. This flock has endured a turbulent upbringing and they have been continually faced with evil. Danger is never far away and while fighting to save their own skin, they have a mission to undertake, one with devastating consequences.

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2.0 Stars2.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

Max (A Maximum Ride Thriller) (by James Patterson)

Arrow (04 Feb, 2010)

Max and the flock have lived a lonely existence: hunted down, tortured, and pushed to the fringe of society; always on the run, they have never been able to live a normal life. The flock have finally found acceptance for their extraordinary skills. Meanwhile sinister forces are plotting their attack, putting more than just the flock in danger.

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2.0 Stars2.0 Stars from 1 Review

 
 

Breaking Dawn (Twilight Saga) (by Stephenie Meyer)

ATOM (19 Aug, 2010)

Twilight tempted the imagination ...New Moon made readers thirsty for more ...Eclipse turned the saga into a worldwide phenomenon ...And now - the book that everyone has been waiting for ...Breaking Dawn. In the much anticipated fourth book in Stephenie Meyer's love story, questions will be answered and the fate of Bella and Edward will be revealed.

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3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars from 2 Reviews

 
 

Runelight (by Joanne Harris)

Black Swan (08 Nov, 2012)

Five past midnight, three years after the End of the World, and, as usual, there was nothing to be seen or heard in the catacombs - except, of course , for the rats and (if you believed in them) the ghosts of the dead. Runelight is set in a world coming back to life, but it is also a world in conflict. For Maddy, born with the mark of magic on her hand, the return of the old gods and the overthrow of the br ...

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2.0 Stars2.0 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 ...

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At the Sign of the Sugared Plum (by Mary Hooper)

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC (04 Aug, 2003)

An historical novel set at the time of The Great Plague in London. It conveys how the atmosphere in London changes from a disbelief that the Plague is anything serious, to the full-blown horror of the death carts and being locked up - in effect to die - if your house is suspected of infection.

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The Wonderling (by Mira Bartok)

Candlewick Press (MA) (26 Sep, 2017)

In this extraordinary debut novel with its deft nod to Dickensian heroes and rogues, Mira Bartok tells the story of Arthur, a shy, fox-like foundling with only one ear and a desperate desire to belong, as he seeks his destiny. Have you been unexpectedly burdened by a recently orphaned or unclaimed creature? Worry not! We have just the solution for you! Welcome to the Home for Wayward and Misbegotten C ...

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Noughts and Crosses (by Malorie Blackman)

Corgi Childrens (01 Apr, 2002)

Sephy is a Cross - a member of the dark-skinned ruling class. Callum is a Nought - a 'colourless' member of the underclass who were once slaves to the Crosses. The two have been friends since early childhood. But that's as far as it can go. Until the first steps are taken towards more social equality and a limited number of Noughts are allowed into Crosses schools...Against a background of prejudice and dis ...

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Knife Edge (Noughts & Crosses Trilogy) (by Malorie Blackman)

Corgi Childrens (30 Jun, 2005)

A razor-sharp and intensely moving novel, the second in the Noughts & Crosses trilogy.

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Checkmate (Noughts & Crosses Trilogy) (by Malorie Blackman)

Corgi Childrens (07 Sep, 2006)

Can the future ever erase the past? Rose has a Cross mother and a nought father in a society where the pale-skinned noughts are treated as inferiors and those with dual heritage face a life-long battle against deep-rooted prejudices. Sephy, her mother, has told Rose virtually nothing about her father, but as Rose grows into a young adult, she unexpectedly discovers the truth about her parentage and becomes ...

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