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New books we love: September 2019

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Here are the books we reviewed and loved a lot this month. Happy reading!

  • Baby Touch Animals

    Author: N/A Illustrator: Lemon Ribbon Studio

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  • Baby Touch Animals

    Author: N/A Illustrator: Lemon Ribbon Studio

    The excellent Baby Touch series is a real feast for the senses for newborns, and is the perfect introduction to books for the tini…

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  • Bearmouth

    Author: Liz Hyder

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  • Bearmouth

    Author: Liz Hyder

    Newt has been living and working in the horrendous conditions of Bearmouth mine from an early age.  Any kind of way out …

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  • Chinglish

    Author: Sue Cheung

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  • Chinglish

    Author: Sue Cheung

    Jo’s terrified about bringing friend Tina home to meet her parents and revealing that she lives above a Chinese takeaway. In readi…

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  • Get Me Out of Here!

    Author: Andy McNab and Phil Earle Illustrator: Robin Boyden

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  • Get Me Out of Here!

    Author: Andy McNab and Phil Earle Illustrator: Robin Boyden

    This exhilarating story is written by Andy (SAS) McNab, together with Phil Earle. The adrenaline-pumping-pace and unashamed use of…

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  • Glitch

    Author: Sarah Graley

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  • Glitch

    Author: Sarah Graley

    Izzy and her friend Eric just can’t wait for Dungeon City to arrive – until Izzy find that she’s sucked into the game. Sarah Grale…

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  • Lori and Max

    Author: Catherine O’Flynn

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  • Lori and Max

    Author: Catherine O’Flynn

    Schoolgirl-turned-private investigator Lori must use all her prestigious detecting skills if she is to solve the mystery of her be…

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  • My Hair

    Author: Hannah Lee Illustrator: Allen Fatimaharan

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  • My Hair

    Author: Hannah Lee Illustrator: Allen Fatimaharan

    This joyful celebration of black hair demonstrates a range of styles and will inspire children to experiment with their own look.

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  • Nits!

    Author: Stephanie Blake Translator: Linda Burgess

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  • Nits!

    Author: Stephanie Blake Translator: Linda Burgess

    A funny, light-hearted picture book about a common childhood issue that will prompt plenty of chuckles and delight young fans…

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  • Nuts!

    Author: Lou Peacock Illustrator: Yasmeen Ismail

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  • Nuts!

    Author: Lou Peacock Illustrator: Yasmeen Ismail

    The squirrels are squabbling. He thinks the nuts are his and she thinks the nuts are hers. A really funny book to read aloud,…

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  • Princess BMX

    Author: Marie Basting Illustrator: Flavia Sorrentino

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  • Princess BMX

    Author: Marie Basting Illustrator: Flavia Sorrentino

    Princess Avariella is heir to the throne of the magical kingdom of Biscotti. Bored of behaving with grace and decorum, she gets a …

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  • The Iron Man

    Author: Ted Hughes Illustrator: Chris Mould

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  • The Iron Man

    Author: Ted Hughes Illustrator: Chris Mould

    Whether you’re already a fan of this classic children’s story or a new reader, this wonderful version is a real treat. Chris Mould…

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  • The Pirate Tree

    Author: Brigita Orel Illustrator: Jennie Poh

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  • The Pirate Tree

    Author: Brigita Orel Illustrator: Jennie Poh

    Sam and Agu play together in the tree in a make-believe world of desert islands and stormy seas. A gentle story that is atmospheri…

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