Books - Families


  • Luma and the Pet Dragon

    Luma and the Pet Dragon

    • Leah Mohammed, illus Loretta Schauer
    • Welbeck Publishing Group
    • ISBN13: 9781801300025
    • Published: 03-02-2022

    Two warm and funny stories about Luma and her cheeky pet dragon - for readers aged 5+. When Luma Dewan wakes up on the morning of her seventh birthday, she knows that today will be special. But she has no idea just how wonderful and extraordinary it will be.  For today is the day she wi...

  • When The War Came Home

    When The War Came Home

    • Lesley Parr
    • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
    • ISBN13: 9781526621009
    • Published: 06-01-2022

    A STIRRING HISTORICAL ADVENTURE FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE VALLEY OF LOST SECRETS.The First World War has ended, but it hasn't gone away.When Natty has to move to a new village, she meets two young soldiers who are still battling the effects of war. Huw can't forget the terrible things he's seen,...

  • Blue Running

    Blue Running

    • Lori Ann Stephens
    • Moonflower Publishing
    • ISBN13: 9781838237486
    • Published: 02-12-2021

    14-year-old Bluebonnet Andrews is on the run across the Republic of Texas. An accident with a gun killed her best friend but everyone in the town of Blessing thinks it was murder. Even her father - the town's drunken deputy - believes she did it. Now, she has no choice but to run. In Texas, mu...

  • Art of Protest: What a Revolution Looks Like

    Art of Protest: What a Revolution Looks Like

    • De Nichols
    • Templar Publishing
    • ISBN13: 9781787417663
    • Published: 30-11-2021

    "Start making. Start being the change you want to see in this world." De Nichols From the psychedelic typography used in 'Make Love Not War' posters of the 60s, to the solitary raised fist, take a long, hard look at some of the most memorable and striking protest artwork from across the...

  • A Puppy's First Christmas

    A Puppy's First Christmas

    • Holly Webb, Sophy Williams
    • Little Tiger Press Group
    • ISBN13: 9781788953429
    • Published: 12-11-2021

    Aria is excited to celebrate her puppy's first Christmas - they'll make snowmen and eat lots of food, and she's even bought him a special present with her pocket money! But when Aria's family come to stay, Jackson becomes over-excited and scares Aria's younger cousin. On Christmas morni...

  • When Shadows Fall

    When Shadows Fall

    • Sita Brahmachari, Natalie Sirett
    • Little Tiger Press Group
    • ISBN13: 9781788953160
    • Published: 11-11-2021

    Kai, Orla and Zak grew up together, their days spent on the patch of wilderness in between their homes, a small green space in a sprawling grey city. Music, laughter and friendship bind them together and they have big plans for their future - until Kai's family suffers a huge loss. Tryi...

  • Einstein the Penguin

    Einstein the Penguin

    • Iona Rangeley, David Tazzyman
    • HarperCollins Publishers
    • ISBN13: 9780008475963
    • Published: 11-11-2021

    Perfect for all readers from 7 to 70, Einstein the Penguin introduces an unforgettable new character in a future-classic and fantastically funny debut for all the family to enjoy. Get ready to welcome the most extraordinary penguin into your own home... When the Stewarts spend...

  • A Flying Visit (A Percy the Park Keeper Story)

    A Flying Visit (A Percy the Park Keeper Story)

    • Nick Butterworth
    • HarperCollins Publishers
    • ISBN13: 9780008455620
    • Published: 11-11-2021

    An exciting new picture book about much-loved Percy the Park Keeper and his animal friends from the bestselling creator of One Snowy Night. Percy's friend the hedgehog has always longed to fly but without wings it's an impossible dream. Until, one day, a stranger arrives in the...