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Groosham Grange
by Anthony Horowitz picture of book cover
Adventure for ages 9 - 12 published by Walker
When David is expelled from Beton College, his parents don't know what to do with him. Not until the mysterious letter arrives from Groosham Grange. This school is miles away from anywhere has one day's holiday a year and sounds like an awful place to send a child. His parents think this could be the answer to their problems, but it is definitely the start of David's! ...more 202/6
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* 3.19, Usually dispatched within 24 hours
by Anthony Horowitz picture of book cover
Adventure for ages 9 - 14 published by Walker Books Ltd
When his uncle is suddenly killed in a car crash, Alex Rider begins to realise how little he really knew about him. Strange people turn up at the funeral, some of them wearing guns, his uncle's locked office is cleared out and then he finds the car his uncle was driving when he died. It is riddled with bullets, his uncle was a spy and pretty soon Alex is training with the SAS to continue his uncle's work! ...more 1431/6
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* 3.99, Usually dispatched within 2-3 days
James And The Giant Peach
by Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quentin Blake picture of book cover
Adventure for ages 7 - 11 published by Puffin Books
James lives with his horrible aunts, who treat him very badly. Then one night he finds his way into the giant peach in the garden. Wonderful adventures follow, as do his terrible relations. All the way to America! ...more 35/4
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* 3.99, 
Public Enemy Number Two
by Anthony Horowitz picture of book cover
Adventure for ages 9 - 12 published by Walker
Nick Diamond finds himself sharing a cell with Johnny Powers, Public Enemy Number One. Nick's only chance is to find the real culprit, the Fence, but with only his bird-brained brother Tim to help him, things are looking bleak. Especially when Nick finds out Ma Powers and her gang are waiting to break Johnny and his 'pal' Nick, out of jail. ...more 226/6
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* 3.19, Usually dispatched within 24 hours
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
by C.S. Lewis picture of book cover
Adventure for ages 8 - 11 published by Armada Books
When Lucy finds her way into the land of Narnia she and her brothers and sisters become caught up in a battle against the white witch and her forces of evil. Winter reigns in Narnia, but it is never Christmas, the poor creatures live in fear and terror of the evil spreading through their land. But with the return of Aslan, come hope and the chance to fight the wicked forces and free the land from the grip of the witch. ...more 30/38
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* 3.19, 
The Lost Grandad
by Geoff Steward picture of book cover
Adventure for ages 9 - 12
Joseph is an ordinary little boy who has a problem. He has lost his imagination. Instead of reading stories at bedtime, he reads an encyclopaedia! Joseph lost his Grandad just before he was born, but one night Grandad appears and takes Joseph away on an amazing adventure, all the way to Australia to find his imagination. But as with all adventures, danger lurks in the bushes waiting to pounce . . . ...more 930/506
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* 6.39, Usually dispatched within 24 hours
Crocodile River
by Geoffrey Malone picture of book cover
Adventure published by Hodder Children's Books
Tom goes on a trip with his cousin Greg and a family friend, Sam, who is an Aborigine. They get caught up in a dispute between some men at a science laboratory and end up in danger from the men and a crocodile. ...more 1567/804
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* 4.99, usually dispatched within 24 hours.
Ragboy, Rats and the Surging Sea
by Alan Temperley picture of book cover
Adventure for ages 8 - 12 published by Scholastic
Silas collects rags and bones to earn a living and look after his sick grandfather. Tormented by the wicked bullies, Jasper Dredge and his son Albert, Silas leads a harsh life in which there is little comfort or happiness. One day he finds a mermaid half dead on the beach and offers to help her recover. Back at his grandfather's rag and bone yard, Silas listens to the wonderful stories Ooli tells whilst she recovers. But danger lurks nearby, and when Ooli is kidnapped Silas puts his own life in danger to save his new friend. ...more 356/225
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* 3.99, Availability: This title is currently on order. We are usually able to dispatch it within 3-5 weeks.
The Bad Beginning
by Lemony Snicket, illustrated by Brett Helquist picture of book cover
Adventure for ages 9 - 15 published by Egmont Children's Books
The Baudelaire children are charming and clever, they have a happy home and are encouraged to be themselves by their doting parents. This happy state of affairs lasts for about a page and a half, then they become charming orphans and their luck changes. They are left in the care of an uncle who clearly has wicked plans for them and they lurch from one disaster to the next. Surely there will be a happy ending though? ...more 1427/748
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* 4.79, Usually dispatched within 24 hours
The Falcon's Malteser
by Anthony Horowitz picture of book cover
Adventure for ages 9 - 12 published by Walker
Tim Diamond is probably the dumbest detective in the world, but fortunately his little brother, Nick, is very smart. When Tim gets the blame for the murder of Johnny Naples, Nick Sets out with the multi-million pound package, to clear his brother's name. ...more 227/6
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* 3.19, Usually dispatched within 24 hours

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