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June 2018
The Storm Dog
Holly Webb
The Storm Dog
Read by Harriet Carmichael

Tilly is going to stay with her grandparents in Wales. She’s got a school project about the Second World War to do and Gran, who was evacuated during the war, has promised to help. Travelling on the train for the first time alone, Tilly falls asleep and wakes to find herself back in time. It’s World War II and she’s being evacuated to Wales with her two younger brothers. Mr Edwards offers to give ... More >

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Spy Toys
Mark Powers
Spy Toys
Read by David Thorpe

The world’s leading toy manufacturer gives each of its amazing toys a tiny, computerized brain and a unique personality. But sometimes there’s a problem. Dan, a ‘Snugliffic Cuddlestar’ bear, should be perfect for hugging. But because of a faulty chip, he’s so strong he could crush a car. In the rejects pile, he meets Arabella, a ‘Loadsasmiles Sunshine’ doll with a temper. Soon Dan, Arabella and Fl... More >

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The Ice Garden
Guy Jones
The Ice Garden
Read by Rosie Jones

Jess is allergic to the sun. She lives in a world of shadows and hospitals, peeking at the other children in the playground from behind curtains. Her only friend is a boy in a coma, to whom she tells stories. One night she sneaks out to explore the empty playground she’s longed to visit, where she discovers a beautiful impossibility: a magical garden wrought of ice. But Jess isn’t alone in this fr... More >

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Beaky Malone: Worst Ever School Trip
Barry Hutchison
Beaky Malone: Worst Ever School Trip
Read by Joe Coen

It’s 92 hours since Beaky told a lie. He’s survived two full days of school ... but now he and his class are off to Learning Land, home to cheery-but-creepy Clumso the Clued-up Clown whose job is to dish out fascinating facts to one and all. Beaky’s partnered with Wayne, the school bully, who’s scared of clowns. With Beaky unable to tell a lie and Wayne intent on beating him up, things are tricky.... More >

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May 2018
The Scruffs & The Scruffs: Showtime!
Hannah Shaw
The Scruffs & The Scruffs: Showtime!
Read by Harriet Carmichael

Meet the Scruffs - the ugliest pets ever! There’s a new addition to the Pet Shop, Lady, a beautiful, pedigree cat with shiny fur and polished paws. But when there’s trouble, Lady saves the day and proves that she’s not just a pampered puss. Then disaster strikes – a customer wants to adopt Lady! The pets must make Lady less attractive to the potential owner. And in The Scruffs: Showtime! the scruf... More >

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There’s a Dragon in My Backpack!
Tom Nicoll
There’s a Dragon in My Backpack!
Read by Joe Coen

This is the second in a hilarious new series featuring one boy and a little dragon with an oversized appetite for adventure. Eric finally succumbs to Pan’s demands and agrees to take the Mini-Dragon to school with him. But Eric gets more trouble than he bargained for when nightmare neighbour Toby switches his backpack with Eric’s and dragon-naps Pan! Now Eric must dash across town to Toby’s posh s... More >

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How to Bewitch a Wolf
Abie Longstaff
How to Bewitch a Wolf
Read by Ashleigh Cheadle

Finding a friend can be hard when you’re a witch. Charlie used to think she was normal but now she knows she’s a witch. At least she lives in a weird little village where being a bit freaky is kind of like the new normal. Now Charlie is testing out her powers as a witch. But when Zack joins her school, she’s worried. He seems like the perfect friend, but she’s sure there’s more to him than meets t... More >

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Trouble Next Door & Trouble at School
Chris Higgins
Trouble Next Door & Trouble at School
Read by Penelope Rawlins

Bella’s new next-door neighbour is Magda. Magda is lots of fun and soon they are best friends.But Magda is also trouble! She breaks Bella’s mum’s best tea set, wrecks Bella’s room and covers the living room in soot. And in Trouble at School on Bella’s first day at her new school she already has a best friend – or Frenemy! – Magda! Bella wants to make a good impression, but with Magda around, thing... More >

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