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Operation Sting

Operation Sting
Simon Cheshire

Stripes Publishing
ISBN: 9781847154378

SWARM - a tiny team of robotic bugs! - are searching for a deadly weapon that can change civilisation as we know it in seconds. At the same time, the villains who stole it are to crack the code to set the weapon... Extract.


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May Need Rebooting

May Need Rebooting
Jonathan Meres

Orchard Books
ISBN: 9781408329498

Life is unfair to Norm, and this really was turning into a bad day even by Norm's standards. His history teacher dumps a punishment exercise on him about Kings and Queens because he fell asleep in class, and now his precious bike has been stolen...


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Sir Scallywag and the Deadly Dragon Poo

Sir Scallywag and the Deadly Dragon Poo
Giles Andreae

Puffin Books
ISBN: 9780718197360

Sir Scallywag is back! And this time, he's on a mission to save King Colin's castle from a pile of dragon's poo! Hilarious! Extract.


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Ogres Don't Dance

Ogres Don't Dance
Kirsty McKay

Andersen Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781849397155

Ogden the Ogre loves to dance, but no one will partner him because they're all too scared of him - until he finds one person who might just be able to help.... extract.


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Goblin Quest

Goblin Quest
Philip Reeve

Marion Lloyd Books
ISBN: 9781407138329

We return to Clovenstone Castle for another brilliant adventure for the goblins, and especially Skarper after he accidentally 'bumps into' Prince Rhind... very funny, very magical. Read an extract.


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The Yoghurt Plot

The Yoghurt Plot
Fleur Hitchcock

Hot Key Books
ISBN: 9781471403248

Brothers Bugg and Dilan have just moved to a new house by the seaside when they discover a fridge which, mysteriously, won't turn off. It also contains a shelf of yoghurts with no sell by date. One slurp later, and the boys find themselves in the 1970's..


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Charlie Merrick's Misfits in Fouls, Friends, and Football

Charlie Merrick's Misfits in Fouls, Friends, and Football
Dave Cousins

Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780192736598

Charlie Merrick's bunch of misfit friends love football, but they're just not very good at it and their team is battling relegation - until Charlie bribes new boy Jack to join the team - in place of Charlie's best mate...


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The Sword of Kuromori

The Sword of Kuromori
Jason Rohan

Egmont Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781405270601

When Kenny arrives in Japan to spend a summer with his father, it sparks a series of events that unveil Kenny's true destiny - and put him in the path of some of the most terrifying creatures imaginable! Extract


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The History Keepers: Nightship to China

The History Keepers: Nightship to China
Damian Dibben

Doubleday Children's Books
ISBN: 9780857530592

The History Keepers are under threat like never before and this time, Jake must travel with his friends to ancient China to prevent one of their most dangerous enemies from destroying them forever... Extract.


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Marooned in Manhattan

Marooned in Manhattan
Sheila Agnew

O'Brien Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781847175588

When 12-year-old Evie's mother dies, Evie has to leave Ireland for Manhattan to live with her uncle and, by the end of that summer, has to decide whether she wants to remain with her uncle or to return to Ireland. Extract.


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Circus of Thieves and the Raffle of Doom

Circus of Thieves and the Raffle of Doom
William Sutcliffe

Simon & Schuster Childrens Books
ISBN: 9781471120237

Hannah and her very intelligent dog Fizzer are thrilled to see the circus arrive in their small village. But when Hannah uncovers a plot by the evil ringmaster Armitage Shank, she takes things into her own hands... Extract.


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Scavenger 1: Zoid

Scavenger 1: Zoid
Paul Stewart

Macmillan Children's Books
ISBN: 9781447231486

Scavenger: Zoid, takes us into space with a group of humans who left Earth 1,000 years ago to search for a new planet. They live on the a vast spaceship the size of a city - but the robots that were designed to help them are now hunting them... Extract


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Sam Swann's Movie Mysteries: Tomb of Doom!!!

Sam Swann's Movie Mysteries: Tomb of Doom!!!
Tanya Landman

Walker Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781406330878

Sam's dad - a 'Special Effects Make-up Supremo' - is off to film in Egypt. Sam is to join him but before he sets off, he encounters a 'Sinister Stranger' at The British Museum, who reappears once Sam is in Egypt....


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Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures

Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures
Kate DiCamillo

Walker Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781406354560

A chance encounter with a vacuum cleaner and a squirrel lead to an exciting adventure for Flora. She discovers the most unlikely superhero, Ulysses, who teaches her about friendship and adventure! The story is told in comic strip and text. Extract.


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Monkey and Me

Monkey and Me
David Gilman

Templar Publishing
ISBN: 9781848773356

Beanie is desperate to be in his older brother's gang so when the gang's headquarters are demolished, Beanie hatches a plan to find a new meeting place - hoping it'll give him a ticket to join the gang....


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