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A topical look at bullying and contemporary teen issues in a gripping debut novel. Jess is having a hard time at home since her dad left, but school should be a safe haven from the misery of poverty and a tough family life.

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Grace is an embassy child and an army brat. She has travelled the world but the nearest she has to a home is the US Embassy in Adria.

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Every good story starts with some kind of movement. In Liam’s case it’s moving house to his grandma’s old place, far away from all of his friends but just down the road from a broken down, potentially haunted, old church.

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From the author who gave us The Spiderwick Chronicles and last year’s vampire remake The Coldest Girl in Coldtown comes another epic fantasy adventure in which Holly Black continues to reimagine the fairy tale genre.  Hazel and Ben Evans have gr

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For years now, Twylla has not touched another human being, but not by choice. As Daunan Embodied, Twylla lives in the royal castle as both a symbol of hope and the Queen's executioner.

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Captive is a novel about the abduction of the Prime Minister's daughter by suspected terrorists. Said daughter is Robyn Knollys-Green, society girl and celebrity who is normally constantly hounded by the press, but now no-one is following her and even she doesn't know where she is.

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Isn’t it every child’s dream to have an amazing treehouse? Well, once they settle down with this book every other treehouse will dissolve into insignificance. Welcome to the wacky world of Terry and Andy who live in a 13-storey treehouse.

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Another deeply moving story from the author of critically acclaimed YA novel If I Stay. Growing up, Cody and Meg were inseparable.

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When Paige Mahoney escaped the terrifying and brutal confines of Sheol I she could have been forgiven for hoping that the worst was over.

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If you enjoy epic, fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants, fantasy journeys, then Bloodstone is the book for you. Let your imagination set out on a perilous quest with India Bentley and friends as they travel in search of the missing pieces of a mysterious artefact: t

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Life for Sophie Gracewell could definitely be going better. Shunned by the majority of her town, due to her father’s incarceration, Sophie finds herself on the outskirts of society and often pretty lonely.

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