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True stories (Children's / Teenage)

Paperback. A collection of good jokes to tell your dad, mum, your baby brother, your teacher and anybody else you can think of, such as: What goes ha ha bonk? A man laughing his head off; What goes 99 bonk? A centipede with a wooden leg; What goes putt, putt, putt, putt, putt, putt, putt, putt? A bad golfer and more besides.. Num Pages: 96 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 5AH; YFY; YNU. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 197 x 129 x 8. Weight in Grams: 76.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1982
Publisher
Puffin
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140314120
ISBN
9780140314120
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 8.52

Library Binding. As a child in South Korea, Ban Ki-moon wrote a letter to the UN secretary-general regarding the Hungarian uprising against Russia. A few years later in the US, he met President John F Kennedy. From then, Ban desired to work for peace. This title discusses how his further success in these areas attempts to keep the UN relevant in the complex world. Series: Modern World Leaders. Num Pages: 128 pages, full-colour & black-&-white photographs, chronology, bibliography, further reading, index. BIC Classification: YFY; YQG; YQN. Category: (ES) Secondary; (JC) Children's (6-12); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 173 x 268 x 13. Weight in Grams: 412.
Publisher
Chelsea House Publishers United States
Number of pages
128
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781604130706
ISBN
9781604130706
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 48.56

Hardcover.

An extraordinary picture book autobiography by famed jazz musician Trombone Shorty and Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King Award winner Bryan Collier

Illustrator(s): Collier, Bryan. Num Pages: 40 pages, Full-colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 5AD; YFY; YNC. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 266 x 363 x 15. Weight in Grams: 550.
Publisher
Abrams Books for Young Readers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781419714658
ISBN
9781419714658
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 14.46

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.82

Paperback. Consists of profiles of 23 foreign-born adolescents and young adults with a short narrative in the form of an interview or self-description. This illustrated book teaches sensitivity to foreign cultures and the value of diversity to middle school children and older and includes activities, a list of resources, suggested books, and websites. Num Pages: 208 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: YFY; YXF. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 216 x 141 x 19. Weight in Grams: 504.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Nicholas Brealey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781931930215
ISBN
9781931930215
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.11

Paperback. The sequel to BOB: NO ORDINARY CAT. A special edition for children aged 11 and above of the number one bestseller THE WORLD ACCORDING TO BOB. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 5AM; YFY; YNND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 199 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 255.
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444794052
ISBN
9781444794052
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.81

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.75

Library Binding. Madam C J Walker originally named Sarah Breedlove was the first in her formerly enslaved family to be born free. Poor for most of her life, Walker invented a line of hair-care products when she was 37 years old. Eleven years later, she owned her own thriving business, the Madam C J Walker Manufacturing Company. This book presents her story. Series: Black Americans of Achievement. Num Pages: 112 pages, full-colour & black-&-white photographs, sidebars, chronology, further reading & web site. BIC Classification: 5AM; YFY; YQH. Category: (ES) Secondary; (JC) Children's (6-12); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 235 x 165 x 13. Weight in Grams: 386.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Chelsea House Publishers United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
SKU
V9781604130720
ISBN
9781604130720
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 44.43

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: YFN; YFY. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 205 x 151 x 23. Weight in Grams: 452.
Publisher
Murdoch Books Australia
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781743361610
ISBN
9781743361610
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.25

Paperback. One in the series of "Song Dep" - Good Living, this book about love is a translation of one of Jack Canfield's Chicken Soup series. Vietnamese translation by Le Thu Giang. In Vietnamese. Distributed by Tsai Fong Books, Inc. Num Pages: 384 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 5AM; YDC; YFY; YX. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 215 x 134 x 29. Weight in Grams: 414. Good copy with some shelf wear
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Vermilion
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
SKU
KAK0002893
ISBN
9780091900229
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 4.64

Paperback. Henry VIII, one of the most famous and notorious kings of England, was flamboyant, courageous and headstrong. His life spans a fascinating, important period in history, in which he plays a crucial part. This narrative biography gets deep into the gripping and dramatic chain of events. Series: Lives in Action. Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JB; YFY; YNH. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 199 x 131 x 11. Weight in Grams: 136. The Story of the Ruthless Tudor King. Series: Lives in Action. 160 pages, Illustrations. Henry VIII, one of the most famous and notorious kings of England, was flamboyant, courageous and headstrong. His life spans a fascinating, important period in history, in which he plays a crucial part. This narrative biography gets deep into the gripping and dramatic chain of events. Cateogry: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JB; YFY; YNH. Dimension: 199 x 131 x 11. Weight: 136.
Publisher
A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408113233
ISBN
9781408113233
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.75

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.74

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
Paperback
Condition: Used, Good

€ 9.99
€ 6.85

Paperback. During the Gulf War in 1991, Chris Ryan became separated from the other members of the SAS patrol, Bravo Two Zero. Alone, he beat off an Iraqi attack and set out for Syria. Over the next seven days he walked almost 200 miles. Of the eight SAS members involved in this famous mission, only one escaped capture. This book tells his story. Num Pages: 336 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1FBQ; 3JJPR; 5AK; YFY; YNJ. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 198 x 133 x 23. Weight in Grams: 240.
Publisher
Red Fox
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Junior Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849413466
ISBN
9781849413466
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.28

Paperback. Series: Step into Reading. Num Pages: 48 pages, full colour. BIC Classification: YFY. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 118.
Publisher
Random House USA Inc United States
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780553537611
ISBN
9780553537611
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 6.45

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.
Publisher
Harper Collins Childrens Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
KSG0017768
ISBN
9780008244521
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.64

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 4.64

Paperback. Unforgettable tale of an orphan in Victorian London, based on the boy whose plight inspired Dr Barnardo to found his famous children's homes. Series: Collins Modern Classics. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 5AK; YFY. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 16. Weight in Grams: 152.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
HarperCollins Children's Books
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
9780007311255
ISBN
9780007311255
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 8.08

Paperback. When Jessica was thirteen years old, she met the Monkey. The Monkey lived inside her: a driving, fiery voice telling her that thinness was the only way. This is the story of a teenage girl's wanderings in darkness: the spiral down into madness, and the stark choice that she must either tame her monster - or die. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: YFY; YXA. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 201 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 218.
Publisher
Definitions
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909531413
ISBN
9781909531413
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.59

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.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141315188
ISBN
9780141315188
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.05

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