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Being regular kid Liam McKenzie is just an act; being The Masked Avenger is this 12-year old’s true calling.

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Penelope Crumb is a determined nine-year-old. Once she has an idea in her head, nothing will stop her. Which is why one day Penelope and her best friend Lizzie Maple decide to play detective and find her Grandpa Felix, who she hasn’t seen since her father died.

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Poppy Sinclair has gone to a pagan festival in the Lake District so that she can attend her mother and step-father’s ‘handfasting’ ceremony.  While out for a walk early in the morning after their arrival at the campsite, Poppy finds the drowned body of a girl that she made friends with the e

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Anton is looking forward to his summer holidays with his grandparents. It might not be the coolest thing, hanging around with the oldies, but Anton is planning to spend the whole time in the pool.

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Anne Fine’s latest offering from the turbulent world of childhood is Blood Family, Eddie’s tale of rescue and redemption and the constant battle between nature and nurture.

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A fun story rammed full of ice cream vans, community centres, new friends and difficult families, Elen Caldecott’s The Great Ice-Cream Heist is a lesson in growing up and not judging people on appearances.



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Oksa Pollock: The Last Hope is a fusion of fantasy, sci-fi, supernatural and adventure with an inspirational teen heroine that fans of Harry Potter will love.

Oksa Pollock is an ordinary 13-year-old French girl, starting a new life in London.  

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