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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. Num Pages: 56 pages, Colour and Black and White. BIC Classification: 1HB; 3JF; YFY. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 254 x 312 x 9. Weight in Grams: 636.
Publisher
Mabecron Books Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780957256064
ISBN
9780957256064
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 14.72

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. Jung-ling's family considers her bad luck because her mother died giving birth to her. They discriminate against her and make her feel unwanted yet she yearns and continuously strives for her parents' love. Her stepmother is vindictive and cruel and her father dismissive. Series: A Puffin Book. Num Pages: 304 pages, photographic inset. BIC Classification: 5AH; YFY. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 130 x 197 x 21. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
Puffin Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141359410
ISBN
9780141359410
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.28

Paperback. Christopher Columbus' astonishing life is a story of inspiration, bravery, incredible achievement and terrible hardship. His heroic determination to cross the Atlantic opened up a new continent, but his greed for gold brought tragedy on its people. His amazing story captures the excitement and urgency of the Golden Age of Discovery. Series: Lives in Action. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: 1DST; 1K; 3H; YFT; YFY; YNH. Category: (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 200 x 130 x 8. Weight in Grams: 100.
Publisher
A&C Black
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408132654
ISBN
9781408132654
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.75

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.74

Paperback. A collection of amazing but true animals. It includes: the bird that fights by being sick on you; the frog that can kill 1,500 people; the Bee Blanket of Death; and, many more. Series: Reality Check S. Num Pages: 80 pages, approx 10 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 5AL; 5AR; YFY. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 7. Weight in Grams: 118. Series: Reality Check S. 80 pages, approx 10 b&w illustrations. A collection of amazing but true animals. It includes: the bird that fights by being sick on you; the frog that can kill 1,500 people; the Bee Blanket of Death; and, many more. Cateogry: (JC) Children's (6-12). BIC Classification: 5AL; 5AR; YFY. Dimension: 198 x 132 x 7. Weight: 92.
Publisher
Barrington Stoke
Number of pages
80
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781842994573
ISBN
9781842994573
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.59

Paperback. David Grant and his wife Carrie are some of the best known pop vocal coaches in the UK. This book follows the life of the young David, a boy who loves music and reading. It tells how he overcomes a daunting move from Jamaica to post-war Britain, a near-fatal car crash, dull jobs and unsuccessful auditions with hard work and determination. Num Pages: 48 pages. BIC Classification: 5AK; YFY; YNCP. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 209 x 146 x 4. Weight in Grams: 110.
Publisher
Random House Children's Publishers UK United Kingdom
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848530140
ISBN
9781848530140
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 7.99
€ 7.75

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. 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. After a summer spent with her family, fifteen-year-old Anna is travelling back to her English boarding school alone. But her plane never makes it home. Anna's flight is hijacked by Palestinian guerillas. They land the plane in the Jordanian desert, switch off the engines and issue their demands. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 5AN; YFY; YXZW. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 131 x 198 x 19. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Andersen Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783443314
ISBN
9781783443314
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.27

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. 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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.69

Paperback. The heartwarming true story of a wrong-way humpback whale who is helped and cheered back to freedom in San Francisco. Illustrator(s): Wakiyama, Hanako. Num Pages: 36 pages, Color illustrations throughout. BIC Classification: 1KBBWF; YFY; YNNR. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 260 x 203 x 5. Weight in Grams: 181.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Stone Bridge Press United States
Edition
Second
Number of pages
36
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611720174
ISBN
9781611720174
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.12

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.39

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: YFY; YQR. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 110 x 178 x 11. Weight in Grams: 106.
Publisher
Christian Focus Publications Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857926101
ISBN
9781857926101
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.11

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
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 9.99
€ 8.52

Paperback. As mascots, messengers, rat-catchers and even spies, animals have long marched into war alongside servicemen and women. Dogs, horses, cats (even birds, camels and elephants) have saved thousands of lives through intelligence, courage and devotion. This book tells the stories of these brave, silent heroes with sensitivity and gentle humour. Illustrator(s): Bailey, Peter. Num Pages: 240 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 5AJ; YFY; YNJ. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 199 x 130 x 16. Weight in Grams: 168.
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571304936
ISBN
9780571304936
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 10.99
€ 9.03

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

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