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Free copies of Rainforest picture book

Are you planning your Rainforest topic or looking for a picture book to share with your group? We have five copies of Pongo, a picture book from Flying Eye Books, to give away.

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App adventure Temple Run helps draw readers

Before video games and apps gave us the ability to make our own way through adventures -- as well as to live and die again and again -- we had gamebooks. These offered readers the chance to create their own adventures...

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Specialist school library service and public librarians are ready to answer your book and reading-related questions. Whether you are searching for a book for a young football enthusiast or historical fiction set in the Elizabethan era, these experts will have the answer.

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EXTRACTS TO DOWNLOAD

The City of Fear: Bk.3

This is the third book in the Battles of Ben Kingdom trilogy. Victorian London is ruled by fear. The bloodthirsty Legion have captured the Queen and walled off the city, ushering in a reign of terror. Only Ben Kingdom...

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Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face and the Quest for the Magic Porcupine

This is the latest addition to the hilarious Stinkbomb & Ketchup Face books from the OUP stable, for ages seven years plus. Oi! You at the back! Yes, you! Stop mucking about and get a move on. Some of us are waiting to...

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