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Ballroom dancing fans will enjoy the Poppy Love series for newly confident readers. In this title Poppy and friends get the opportunity to dance in London’s West End, and maybe even on TV!
Little Fish has lots of fishy friends and this bright and colourful book lets young children meet all kinds of imaginary fish. Stripy fish, spotty fish, happy fish, grumpy fish, so many fish!
See how long it takes to spot wandering Wally on his quest in this title from the Where’s Wally? series.
Based on the popular online world of Moshi Monsters, this ‘Pick Your Path’ book allows you to decide where the story will take you, as you become a monster and explore Monstro City!
Is a sinister hand puppet the reason for the school’s sudden leap in the league tables? Graphic-novel style pictures complement a fast-paced story.
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