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When Hitler stole pink rabbit
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This semi-autobiographical and unforgettable story, of a Jewish family fleeing from Germany before the start of the Second World War, now reissued wit...
Fantastically great women who made history
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Fantastically Great Women Who Made History is the eagerly anticipated follow up to Kate Pankhurst's hugely successful, Fantastically Great Women Who C...

Diver's daughter
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A gripping adventure told from the perspective of a young girl from Mozambique.Voices: Diver's Daughter - A Tudor Story explores th...
Fantastically great women who changed the world
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Nominated for the CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Children's Book Awards 2018. Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, has created thi...

Ada Lovelace
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Meet Ada Lovelace, the British mathematician and daughter of poet Lord Byron. Part of the beloved Little People, BIG DREAMS series, this inspiring and...
The diary of a young girl
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'One of the greatest books of the [last] century' - GuardianA deeply moving and unforgettable portrait of an ordinary and yet an extraordinary teenage...

A gift from Bob
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The festive standalone from James and Bob, the stars of the bestselling A Street Cat Named BobSTREET CAT BOB and James, stars of the bestselling A Str...
Fantastically great women who changed the world
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Nominated for the CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Children's Book Awards 2018. Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, has created this...

Survivors
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Winner of the Best Book With Facts Blue Peter Book Award 2017Beautifully presented in a large, paperback format, and fully illustrated in colour throu...
Son of the circus
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Voices: Son of the Circus - A Victorian Story explores the life of a young mixed-race boy, Ted, living with his mother and poorly older br...

Street child
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The unforgettable tale of an orphan in Victorian London, based on the boy whose plight inspired Dr Barnardo to found his famous children's homes.When ...
Trans mission
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I guess we should start at the beginning. I was born on 2 November 1995. The doctors in the hospital took one look at my genitals and slapped an F on ...

Ballerina dreams
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One windy day, a magazine blew down the road. I reached out and caught it. A pretty picture of a woman was on the front cover of the magazine. She wor...
Bombs on Aunt Dainty
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Partly autobiographical, this is the second title in Judith Kerr's internationally acclaimed trilogy of books following the life of Anna through war-t...

Coming home
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When underage soldier, Joe Henry, returns from the war in 1918, the England that he comes home to is very different from the one he left behind. His father is injured and the Spanish flu is raging. Joe may have survived World War One, but the danger isn't over yet.
The diary of a young girl
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In July 1942, thirteen-year-old Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the horrors of Nazi occupation, went into hiding in an Amsterdam warehouse. Over th...

Jane Goodall
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Be inspired by the lives of trailblazers past and present in this fun and factual biography series! How did Jane Goodall become the world's leading c...
War stories
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The Battle of Britain - when the RAF fought then German Luftwaffe for control of the skies above the English Channel. The decisive Battle ...

Harriet Tubman
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Part of the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the incredible life of Harriet Tubman, the Underground Railroad conductor ...
Animals
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A simple board book with black-and-white pictures of baby's favourite animals. The high-contrast images are easy for babies to focus on and the 'soft-touch' cover make this an ideal book for sharing between parent and child.