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Schools Book Pack
Tom Palmer book pack – 31 books with 20% discount and free delivery for £160. Save £55 off the RRP!
NEW Kindle books
Jack can’t wait for the school trip to the D-Day landing beaches – his chance to learn about his war heroes – brave men like his own reserve soldier dad. But when his dad is called up to action and things at home spiral out of control, Jack questions everything he believes in. Finding comfort only in his loyal dog, Finn, Jack is drawn to the true story of one particular D-Day paratrooper. On 6 June 1944, Emile Corteil parachuted into France with his dog, Glen – and Jack is determined to discover their fate …
NEW Roy of the Rovers
Sixteen-year-old Roy Race always dreamed of playing up front for Rovers. Oozing with natural talent and possessing a powerful left foot, Roy may just be the answer to all of Melchester’s prayers.
Lily is struggling to compete in her fell-running races and, worse, she’s losing her gran to Alzheimer’s. But then she discovers her great-great-grandfather’s diaries from the First World War. Could his incredible story of bravery help her reconnect with her gran and even give her the inspiration she needs to push through and win?
Defenders series, great way into KS2 history.
Football Academy series (Puffin) follow the boys in an under-twelve Premier League side:
Football Academy 1: Boys United Amazon
Football Academy 2: Striking Out Amazon
Football Academy 3: The Real Thing Amazon
Football Academy 4: Reading the Game Amazon
Football Academy 5: Free Kick Amazon
Football Academy 6: Captain Fantastic Amazon
Football Academy Set Amazon
Wings (Barrington Stoke)
Rugby Academy (Barrington Stoke)
In the first book of the Rugby Academy series, Combat Zone, football-mad Woody finds himself stuck in a rugby-obsessed British boarding school, as his RAF dad is being deployed overseas.
Barrington Stoke Books
Collins Big Cat Progress books are specifically designed for children at Key Stage 2 who have a Key Stage 1 reading level, giving them age-appropriate texts that they can read, building their confidence and fostering positive attitudes towards reading.
The Penalty Amazon
Real Cricket Amazon
First Football Game Amazon
These stories were written for children to celebrate the RLWC 2013.
Published by Scratching Shed.
What’s a Bear to Wear – Amazon
Haka Boy – Amazon
These stories are the result of careful collaboration between me and a large number of young people and adults on both Alderney and Guernsey. To kick off the writing process, I visited all of Guernsey’s High Schools and St Anne’s School in Alderney. I met with groups of Year 7s to discuss possible storylines. From these meetings grew the twelve stories.
The Last Try, Kingston Press.
Commemorates the life of Jack Harrison, the Hull FC hero killed in the First World War. Illustrated by James Innerdale.
Contact Hull Libraries tel : 01482 300 300
Franklin Watts : Go Turbo series
GO TURBO is power-packed with MORE FACTS, MORE RECORDS and MORE WEBSITES than most books. From the Franklin Watts EDGE range of books to get children reading with confidence. EDGE – for books children want to read, and books children can read.
Large print books
Foul Play is available in a large print edition.
Foul Play, Chivers. Read by Mark Meadows 9781408434888
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“Jordan was so surprised to receive the books for his birthday and couldn’t believe that they were actually signed by Tom! The expression on his face was priceless. He was so rapt he took them to school to show his friends. They were definitely a gift he will long remember.” Kellie, Australia