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A fabulous book set with ten Captain Underpants adventures packed with wedgie-power, evil villains and flip-o-rama!When naughty schoolboys George and Harold brought Captain Underpants to life, they never dreamed that through his amazing wedgie-power, Earth would be saved time and time again. Evil villains like Professor Poopypants and the Wicked Wedgie Woman are no match for the waistband warrior. The power of pants is on hand to save humanity! Titles in this collection: • The Adventures of Captain Underpants • Captain Underpants and the Attack of the Talking Toilets • Captain Underpants and the Invasion of the Incredibly Naughty Cafeteria Ladies from Outer Space • Captain Underpants and the Perilous Plot of Professor Poopypants • Captain Underpants and the Wrath of the Wicked Wedgie Woman • Captain Underpants and the Big, Bad Battle of the Bionic Booger Boy Part 1 • Captain Underpants and the Big, Bad Battle of the Bionic Booger Boy Part 2 • Captain Underpants and the Preposterous Plight of the Purple Potty People • Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkle Trousers • Captain Underpants and the Revolting Revenge of the Radioactive Robo-BoxersAbout the Author:Dav Pilkey is best known as the author and illustrator of the bestselling children's book series' 'Captain Underpants' and 'Dumb Bunnies'. His hilarious style and fun illustrations have made him an award winning children's author including the 'Caldecott Honor Book' and the 'California Young Reader Medal'. His most notable works, ' Captain Underpants', was made into a feature length movie in 2017, 'Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie'.Product Information: • ISBN: 9781407163284 • Format

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Dive into five hilarious and extraordinary novels from the number one bestselling that are sure to make you laugh-out-loud - from the critically acclaimed author and comedian, David Walliams! Discover why Dennis is considered SO different in The Boy In The Dress! Enjoy Mr Stink and uncover the reasons why he stinks and stunk! And if it was correct English to say he stinked, then he stinked as well!Uncover the one thing that would make Joe the happiest he has ever been in Billionaire Boy!Dive into all of Ben's grandma's adventures and she tells the tales of her career as an international jewel theif in Gangsta Granny!And finally, find out whether Zoe can keep her beloved rat safe from the clutches of dastardly Burt of Burt's burgers in Ratburger! Seen as the new Roald Dahl, this amazing book set will capture the hearts of both children and adults!Product Information:• ISBN: • Author: • Publisher: • Format: Paperback - 5 Book Box Set• Dimensions:20 x 13 x 10.5cm

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Laugh-out-loud with the hilarious Diary of a Wimpy Kid phenomena and dive into a 6-book collection of hysterical stories!When Greg Heffley is thrown into a new year AND a new school, he soon realises that the under-sized weaklings are doomed from the get go!Read along with exclusive access to Greg's diary where he makes note of the dramas of sharing the corridors with much taller, meaner kids... who have even started growing facial hair! Containing books 1-6 in Jeff Kinney's bestselling series, this extremely amusing collection belongs on every young trouble-maker's bookshelf. Zoo-wee-mama! Titles in this collection:• Diary of a Wimpy Kid• Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Rodrick Rules• Diary of a Wimpy Kid - The Last Straw• Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Dog Days• Diary of a Wimpy Kid - The Ugly Truth• Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Cabin FeverProduct Information:• ISBN: 9780241378601• Author: Jeff Kinney• Publisher: Penguin• Format: Paperback - Collection• Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 9cm

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Mira cannot wait to start Unicorn School! (Her big sister goes and won't stop going on about it). But when Mira arrives on her first day all the unicorns are gone . . . except Dave! Dave isn't quite the sparkly magical unicorn Mira was expecting to find at the end of the rainbow... Delve into this stunning book collection of The Naughtiest Unicorn! Included in this title:• The Naughtiest Unicorn• The Naughtiest Unicorn - At Sports Day• The Naughtiest Unicorn - At the School Disco• The Naughtiest Unicorn - At Christmas Product Information:• ISBN: 9780603578663• Author: Pip Bird• Publisher: Egmont Publishing• Format: Paperback - Book Collection• Dimensions: 19.8 x 13.1 x 4.9 cm

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An enchanting collection of stories about the most famous little sister in the world, with the beautiful and iconic illustrations by Shirely Hughes. Included in this title: • My Naughty Little Sister • More Naughty Little Sister Stories • My Naughty Little Sister and Bad Harry • When My Naughty Little Sister Was Good • My Naughty Little Sister’s Friends My Naughty Little Sister has charmed generations of adults and children alike thanks to Dorothy Edwards’ playful stories and Shirley Hughes’ beautiful illustrations. These best-selling books are perfect for little girls with siblings of their own. A great book for early readers aged 6 and up. Fans of Milly Molly Mandy and Mrs Pepperpot will love My Naughty Little Sister. Product Information: • ISBN: 9781405268158 • Author: Dorothy Edwards • Publisher: Egmont • Format: Paperback • Pages: 752 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 4.7cm

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Caitlyn has just arrived at Coombe House School and is rather shy... Maddy is sure she must be a fellow ballet dancer and she certainly has all the poise and grace of a ballerina! With Caitlyn strongly denying it, Maddy finds her practising ballet in secret and realises there must be more to Caitlyn's story... Now, Maddy is determined to find out what it is! Product Information:• ISBN: 9780008164522• Author: Jean Ure• Publisher: HarperCollinsPublishers• Format: Paperback• Pages: 215• Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 1.5cm

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Stanley has been chosen to receive a medal of honour in the American capital! But in Washington, DC, Stanley gets swept away by a crowd and separated from his family. Now he's on the run in a city filled with monuments - and shadowy figures are on his trail. What's a flat boy to do now? Product Information:• ISBN: 9781405272506• Author: J. Greenhut• Publisher: Egmont• Format: Paperback• Pages: 88• Dimensions: 19.8 x 13 x 0.6cm

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Luke's dad has bought a lot of gadgets recently and not one of them works as it's supposed to. Maybe it's because a machine-from-the-future is stalking Bromley, playing havoc with all the tech and trying to stop Star Lad going on a date. Could this be the Rise of the Machines? Luke knows what he must do - he just needs his fellow SCARF members to help, or it will be the end of everything... Product Information: ISBN: 9780857639929 Author: David Solomons Publisher: Nosy Crow Ltd Format: Paperback Pages: 282 Dimensions: 19.7 x 12.9 x 2.9cm

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The first title in an exciting, unofficial MINECRAFT-fan adventure series inspired by the bestselling game. Dark forces are at work on the Elementia server, and when new players Stan, Kat and Charlie arrive on the scene, they quickly find themselves in peril. Targeted by more experienced players, the noobs must band together against the King, battle the natural forces of the game, and unravel the mysteries of Elementia in the name of justice. Product Information: ISBN: 9780008152864 Author: Sean Fay Wolfe Publisher: Harper Collins Format: Paperback Pages: 512 Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 3.8cm

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Sam decides to take a well-deserved day off from the fire brigade, but a series of catastrophes in Pontypandy reminds him that good firefighters are never off duty. A fantastic Fireman Sam story! Product Information:• ISBN: 9780603578816• Author: Egmont Publishing• Publisher: Egmont Publishing• Format: Paperback• Pages: 24• Dimensions: 15 x 14 x 0.3cm

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Turning invisible at will: it’s one way of curing your acne. But far more drastic than 13 year-old Ethel Leatherhead intended when she tried a combination of untested medicines and a sunbed. It’s fun at first, being invisible. And aided by her friend Boydy, she manages to keep her extraordinary ability secret. Or does she…? When one day the invisibility fails to wear off, Ethel is thrown into a nightmare of lies and deception as she struggles to keep herself safe, to find the remedy that will make her seen again – and solve the mystery of her own birth… Product Information: • ISBN: 9780008156350 • Author: Ross Welford • Publisher: HarperCollins • Format: Paperback • Pages: 416 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.6cm

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Join Woody and the gang for a brand-new adventure based on the highly anticipated new movie! Also includes full colour inserts introducing the toys. A funny, fresh retelling full of exciting new insights. A satisfying longer read to build confidence and fluency. The perfect way to encourage kids to read for pleasure. Product Information: ISBN: 9781838526252 Author: Autumn Publishing Publisher: Autumn Publishing Format: Paperback Pages: 144 Dimensions: 12.9 x 19.8 x 1cm

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Mandy Flood is convinced that Radar, the fire station dog, would make a great sniffer dog. Her dad, Mike, isn't so sure. But when Mike has an accident in Bronwyn's fish shop, Radar has the chance to prove himself a hero. A fantastic Fireman Sam story! Product Information:• ISBN: 9780603578854• Author: Egmont Publishing• Publisher: Egmont Publishing• Format: Paperback• Pages: 32• Dimensions: 22 x 14 x 0.5cm

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One snowy Christmas a little hedgehog wakes from his deep winter sleep...He's cold - much too cold to go back to sleep!What a treat, then, to be given a snug, woolly red hat from Father Christmas. But no matter how much Little Hedgehog stretches it, his prickles get in the way every time! The perfect read for excited children this Christmas.Product Information:• ISBN: 9781848694774• Author: M Christina Butler { Tina Macnaughton• Publisher: Little Tiger• Format: Paperback• Pages: 28• Dimensions: 28 x 24.5 x 0.3cm

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Sam had a very ordinary life, until Oscar the dog arrived on his doorstep. Because Oscar has a big secret – he can talk!  Oscar usually has a lot to say on any subject, but in this book something makes him speechless . . . a CAT has moved in next door! And Carmen the pampered feline is almost as much of a nightmare neighbor as her owner, Mrs Bentley-Wallop.  But Sam and Oscar have bigger things to worry about. When a jewel thief strikes, it's time for the daring duo to turn detective . . . Can they sniff out the culprit before it's too late? Product Information: • ISBN: 9781405287241 • Author: Alan MacDonald • Publisher: Egmont • Format: Paperback • Pages: 144 • Dimensions: 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.3cm

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The Romans conquered Britain a very long time ago... before underpants had been invented! They built fine houses and straight roads, as well as encouraging the Celts to take baths. But not everyone liked the Romans... lots of people fought back! However, there was no one more stubbornly than Queen Goodica's youngest daughter Roodica the Rude! And it is Roodica's birthday when her plans are ruined. Everyone has been invited to a party for Magnus Maximus instead, but that isn't going to stand in Roodica's way! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781846471445• Author: Margaret Ryan• Publisher: Catnip Books• Format: Paperback• Pages: 79• Dimensions: 20 x 13 x 1cm

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Tom and Moose find themselves in trouble as they race each other up the mountain. It's up to Fireman Sam to save the day! A fantastic Fireman Sam story! Product Information:• ISBN: 9780603578830• Author: Egmont Publishing• Publisher: Egmont Publishing• Format: Paperback• Pages: 24• Dimensions: 15 x 14 x 0.3cm

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Tom Falconer is in trouble. Pursued by the notorious criminal Ratsey, Tom soon finds himself alone and hungry on the streets of London. Luckily enough, the mysterious Dr Mobius soon recruits Tom to play an important role in a play to be performed in front of Queen Elizabeth. Tom knows there’s something not right about Mobius, but he’s willing to take a risk in order to keep his neck out of Ratsey’s murderous hands. Little does Tom realise that Mobius’s dark secret will trap him in the middle of an international conspiracy, holding the fate of the English empire in his hands. Product Information:• ISBN: 9781486237401• Author: Anthony Horowitz• Publisher: Bolinda Audio• Format: MP3 CD• Read by: Nickolas Grace• Discs: 1• Dimensions: 12.5 x 14 x 1cm

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Long ago, when wolves and bears roamed the land, and before underpants had bee invented, the Romans conquered Britain. ROMANS 1 - CELTS 0! The Romans built fine houses and straight roads, they encouraged the Celts to take baths. But not everyone liked the Romans. Lots of people fought back. No one more stubbornly than Queen Goodica's youngest daughter Roodica the Rude! If there's one thing Roodica hates it's spying, sneeky snots. So when Copius Mucus enters the children's chariot race, she just has to beat him! Product Information: ISBN: 9781846470738 Author: Margaret Ryan Publisher: Catnip Publishing Ltd Format: Paperback Pages: 64 Dimensions: 19.8 x 14.6 x 0.7cm

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Exciting News! Mr Fullerman announces that class 5F are going on an 'Activity Break'! Which should be fun. As long as I don't get stuck in a group with anyone who snores or worse still with... Marcus Meldrew. Delia is already threatening to paint my room funny colours while I'm away. Which is annoying. I just hope the only surprise I have when I get home is the new pet that I hear Mum and Dad talking about. Because I've always wanted a pet! Product Information:• ISBN: 9781489022066• Author: Liz Pichon• Publisher: Bolinda Audio• Format: CD• Read by: Rupert Grint• Discs: 2• Dimensions: 12.5 x 14 x 1cm

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