Sheila Burnford, the author of The Incredible Journey, offers the spellbinding tale of a small dog caught up in the Second World War, and of the extraordinary life-transforming attachments he forms with the people he encounters in the course of a perilous passage from occupied France to besieged England.Nameless, Burnford’s hero first turns up as a performing dog, a poodle mix earning
This wonderful anthology features the stories of some of the best-loved heroines in children's books.
Uncover the stories from one of the greatest-novelists of all time in this beautiful anthology of tales from Charles Dickens, rewritten and adapted in an accessible way for children.
This book introduces children to eight of Dickens' greatest works, accompanied by beautiful, colourful illustrations which breathes new life into these timeless classics.$17.99ISBN: 9780823442652Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Holiday House - January 21st, 2020
A devoted, courageous dog always stands by the boy who loves him in this genuine classic, in print for 75 years.
"A timeless, not-to-be-missed classic." --Katherine Applegate, Newbery Award winning author of The One and Only Ivan$7.99ISBN: 9780062433176Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: HarperCollins - February 25th, 2020
Paddington has warmed the hearts of generations of readers with his earnest good intentions and humorous misadventures. This edition of the classic novel contains the original text by Michael Bond and illustrations by R.W. Alley.$17.99ISBN: 9780062937544Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: HarperCollins - March 3rd, 2020
Based on the beloved classic children’s novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, this edition of The Secret Garden is a beautifully illustrated hardcover picture book adaptation that all children will treasure.$18.99ISBN: 9780062981950Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: HarperCollins - March 3rd, 2020
Celebrate an unforgettable classic with this gorgeously repackaged edition, featuring the timeless art of Tasha Tudor. Just in time for the movie adaptation starring Colin Firth and Julie Walters!$12.99ISBN: 9781681374482Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: NYRB Kids - February 11th, 2020
Penelope Taberner Cameron is a solitary and a sickly child, a reader and a dreamer. Her mother, indeed, is of the opinion that the girl has grown all too attached to the products of her imagination and decides to send her away from London for a restorative dose of fresh country air.$12.99ISBN: 9781681374260Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: NYRB Kids - February 4th, 2020
A gripping and fast-paced adventure story about one boy's life-threatening mission to support the secret resistance in Nazi-occupied Netherlands, based on the author's own childhood in Holland during World War II.$24.99ISBN: 9780603577574Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Dean - January 10th, 2020Jean de Brunhoff’s tales of Babar have charmed readers around the world for 80 years. One of those most iconic series of animal books in history, Babar has become a household name both as a character in children's books and on TV. Beautifully illustrated, this edition is an ideal gift for children aged 3 and up.$11.99ISBN: 9781912464333Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Baker Street Press - April 1st, 2020"It would have been far better if you had never been born." Esther, at 14, has never known love. Determined to live well, earn some love, and overcome the shadow of her birth, she takes her first steps into an unknown world. A family curse, a manipulating lawyer, poverty, and secrets threaten to destroy Esther’s world.$11.99ISBN: 9781912464265Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Baker Street Press - April 1st, 2020"I saw everything. They told me everything. I played a part in everything." Nelly Dean has spent her life serving the inhabitants of Wuthering Heights. She has quite a tale to tell. She wants to tell it to you. Nelly’s story is as wild and stormy as the moors on which it is set. She talks of haunting, hatred, love, grief, and the desire for revenge.