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True stories (Children's / Teenage)

Paperback. Partly autobiographical, this is first of the internationally acclaimed trilogy by Judith Kerr telling the unforgettable story of a Jewish family fleeing from Germany at the start of the Second World War Series: Essential Modern Classics. Num Pages: 240 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 5AK; YFC; YFY. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 21. Weight in Grams: 258 245pp
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
9780007274772
ISBN
9780007274772

€ 9.99
€ 7.66

Paperback. In July 1942, thirteen-year-old Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the occupation, went into hiding in an Amsterdam warehouse. Over the next two years Anne describes in her diary the frustrations of living in such close quarters. This title presents her dairy that ends abruptly when, in August 1944, they were all betrayed. Translator(s): Massotty, Susan. Num Pages: 352 pages, portraits. BIC Classification: 1DDN; 3JJH; 5AN; YFY; YNH. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 197 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 254.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
9780141315188
ISBN
9780141315188

€ 9.99
€ 8.80

Paperback. Stuck at the bottom of the social ladder at 'pretty much the lowest level of people at school who aren't paid to be here,' the author decided to begin a unique social experiment: spend the school year following a 1950s popularity guide, written by former teen model Betty Cornell. This book tells her story. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 5AN; YFY. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 197 x 129 x 17. Weight in Grams: 200.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
New
SKU
9780141353258
ISBN
9780141353258

€ 9.99
€ 8.54

Paperback. In July 1942, thirteen-year-old Anne Frank and her family, fleeing the horrors of Nazi occupation, went into hiding in an Amsterdam warehouse. Over the next two years, Anne describes not only the daily frustrations of living in such close quarters, but also her thoughts, feelings and longings as she grows up. Illustrator(s): Brockway, Harry. Translator(s): Massotty, Susan. Series: Puffin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 432 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DDN; 3JJH; 5AN; YFY; YNH. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 32. Weight in Grams: 300.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Puffin Classics
Condition
New
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
9780141315195
ISBN
9780141315195

€ 9.99
€ 8.77

Paperback. This is the true story of Grace O'Malley, or Granuaile, who ruled on land and sea in Connaught over 400 years ago. A Pirate Queen and Chieftain, she became a legend. Num Pages: 120 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 3H; YFY; YNH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 209 x 150 x 9. Weight in Grams: 168.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
The Collins Press
Condition
Used, Good
SKU
9781848891920
ISBN
9781848891920

€ 9.99
€ 6.85

Hardcover. Series: New Windmills. BIC Classification: 2AB; YFY; YQCR. Category: (ES) Secondary. Dimension: 193 x 133 x 19. Weight in Grams: 302. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Heinemann
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0005236
ISBN
9780435017057

€ 17.95

Hardcover. Series: New Windmills. BIC Classification: 2AB; YFY; YQCR. Category: (ES) Secondary. Dimension: 193 x 133 x 19. Weight in Grams: 302. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Heinemann
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0005375
ISBN
9780435017057

€ 17.95

Paperback. For fans of A Streetcat Named Bob comes Finding Gobi, the heart-warming true story of a dog who captured the hearts of the world. Younger readers' edition. Num Pages: 240 pages, 16 col plates (4pp). BIC Classification: 1FPC; 5AH; YFP; YFY. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 197 x 130. Weight in Grams: 270. For fans of A Streetcat Named Bob comes Finding Gobi, the heart-warming true story of a dog who captured the hearts of the world. Younger readers' edition. Num Pages: 240 pages, 16 col plates (4pp). BIC Classification: 1FPC; 5AH; YFP; YFY. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 197 x 130. Weight in Grams: 270.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Harper Collins Childrens Books
Condition
New
SKU
KSG0017951
ISBN
9780008244521

€ 4.64

Paperback. When 10-year-old Abbas arrives in England to start a new life, little does he know that his troubles have only just begun.. His cousin packs him off to boarding school, and infrequent phone calls are Abbas's only contact with his beloved mother in Iran. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: YFY. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 131 x 197 x 20. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
Murdoch Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781743366899
ISBN
9781743366899

€ 10.35

Paperback. Num Pages: 40 pages, Full Colour. BIC Classification: YFY. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 276 x 214 x 4. Weight in Grams: 188.
Publisher
Random House USA Inc United States
Number of pages
40
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780385755573
ISBN
9780385755573

€ 7.99
€ 7.59

Paperback. A new edition of the classic story of Scotland's most famous, best-loved dog. Num Pages: 24 pages, chiefly col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: YFY; YNND. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 234 x 173 x 3. Weight in Grams: 108.
Publisher
Orion Publishing Co United Kingdom
Number of pages
24
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444000573
ISBN
9781444000573

€ 9.99
€ 8.60

Paperback. In this lovely biography, now in paperback, poetic text and gorgeous paintings come together to create a portrait of famed oceanographer, Jacques Cousteau, that is as magical as it is inspiring Illustrator(s): Puybaret, Eric. Num Pages: 38 pages, Full-colour throughout. BIC Classification: 5AD; YFY; YNWW. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 245 x 256 x 6. Weight in Grams: 224.
Publisher
Chronicle Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781452141237
ISBN
9781452141237

€ 8.91

Paperback. A true account of one girl's experience during World War II. Edith was just one of the children saved by the incredible actions of the villagers of Moissac, who kept the identity of the Jewish children a secret, protecting them from the Nazis. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; 5AK; YFY. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 13. Weight in Grams: 184. 160 pages, Illustrations, 1 map. A true account of one girl's experience during World War II. Edith was just one of the children saved by the incredible actions of the villagers of Moissac, who kept the identity of the Jewish children a secret, protecting them from the Nazis. Cateogry: (JC) Children's (6-12). BIC Classification: 1D; 3JJH; 5AK; YFY. Dimension: 197 x 130 x 13. Weight: 180.
Publisher
A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408113653
ISBN
9781408113653

€ 9.81

Paperback. France, the 1760s. The villagers cower in fear of a terrifying beast that stalks their livestock and attacks their children. Rumours are rife. Is the beast a wolf or is it something far more horrific - a werewolf? And can anyone kill it and stop the attacks? Series: Reality Check S. Num Pages: 52 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 5AL; 5AR; YFY. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 133 x 198 x 5. Weight in Grams: 116. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Barrington Stoke
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
SKU
KOC0007308
ISBN
9781842997765

€ 4.64

Paperback. An autobiography of Jacqueline Wilson that takes a look at her own childhood. It contains stories of friendships, loneliness, books, toys, parents and much more. It explores her early years and covers difficult issues such as her parents' extra-marital affairs. It also includes several photographs and illustrations. Illustrator(s): Sharratt, Nick. Num Pages: 368 pages, B+W illustrations & photos t/o. BIC Classification: 5AK; YFY. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12); (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 195 x 131 x 23. Weight in Grams: 260.
Publisher
Yearling
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780440867203
ISBN
9780440867203

€ 9.99
€ 8.62

Paperback. Spartacus was one of the most iconic and unusual figures of the history of the Roman empire. He fought back against the Roman system of slavery, and inspired thousands of other slaves to join him and rebel. This narrative biography gets deep into the gripping and dramatic chain of events. Series: Lives in Action. Num Pages: 80 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; YFY; YNH. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 199 x 128 x 6. Weight in Grams: 74.
Publisher
A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
80
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408113356
ISBN
9781408113356

€ 8.86

Paperback. A memoir of Jacqueline Wilson's life as a teenager - her problems with her family, first love, her school life and her friends. It includes extracts from her real secret teenage diaries and the stories she wrote as a teenager, to build up a picture of a real teenager and her inner life. Illustrator(s): Sharratt, Nick. Num Pages: 256 pages, B+W illustrations and photos t/o. BIC Classification: 5AK; YFY. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12); (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 194 x 133 x 15. Weight in Grams: 184.
Publisher
Corgi Childrens
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552561563
ISBN
9780552561563

€ 10.99
€ 9.39

Paperback. The story of Shackleton's amazing adventure in the heroic age of Antarctic exploration. Illustrator(s): Robertson, M. P. Num Pages: 32 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1MTS; 1QMP; 5AH; YFY; YQH. Category: (EJ) Primary. Dimension: 272 x 271 x 5. Weight in Grams: 196.
Publisher
Frances Lincoln
Number of pages
32
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780711217447
ISBN
9780711217447

€ 10.99
€ 9.51

Paperback. Cleopatra, the last pharoah of Egypt, is one of the most famous and powerful women in history. This narrative biography gets deep into the gripping and dramatic chain of events. Series: Lives in Action. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; YFY; YNH. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 196 x 133 x 10. Weight in Grams: 112. The Story of the Beautiful Egyptian Queen. Series: Lives in Action. 128 pages. Cleopatra, the last pharoah of Egypt, is one of the most famous and powerful women in history. This narrative biography gets deep into the gripping and dramatic chain of events. Cateogry: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; YFY; YNH. Dimension: 196 x 133 x 10. Weight: 110.
Publisher
A&C Black Childrens
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408124505
ISBN
9781408124505

€ 8.86

Paperback. Series: Real Lives. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 205 x 146 x 7. Weight in Grams: 90.
Publisher
A&C Black
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408178409
ISBN
9781408178409

€ 8.86

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