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Under Attack - Jim Eldridge

The Taliban attack the much-needed hospital Sari and Joe are building in a small Afghan village. When a young girl is injured in the attack, Joe must draw fire away from the village while Sari performs the most dangerous operation of her life. Can Sari an

Tregarthur's Promise - Alex Mellanby

A school hiking expedition is hijacked by Miss Tregarthur, driven by her dreadful Promise. Her plan unravels when she is injured and the hikers find themselves alone and transported to a time before history. Alvin and Jenna lead the fight to survive and b

Split Second - Sophie McKenzie

Bound together by the devastating consequences of a terrorist attack on a London market, teenagers Charlotte (Charlie) and Nat appear at first to have much in common. But, as Charlie gets closer to Nat and his family, she begins to wonder if perhaps he kn

Paper Play - Lydia Crook

A page in this book is so much more than just a piece of paper! It can be a snowflake, a windmill, a paper chain, a fortune teller, a piece of modern art, a magic trick, a sculpture, a hat or any one of a hundred other things. This fabulously innovative t

Noughts and Crosses - Malorie Blackman

Sephy is a Cross - a member of the dark-skinned ruling class. Callum is a Nought - a 'colourless' member of the underclass who were once slaves to the Crosses. The two have been friends since early childhood. But that's as far as it can go. Until the firs

The Taming of the Tights - Louise Rennison

The tights run wild and free in the hilarious new novel from the Queen of Comedy! Tallulah Casey is putting all thoughts of wild boy Cain behind her. He is literally an animal in trousers… oo-er. Not like nice boy Charlie (who she’s totally not thi

Ethan's Voice - Rachel Carter

How do you begin to tell your story when you can't speak? Ethan lives on the canal. He likes it there. He can go to the pond and catch newts and minnows. He can learn everything he needs to know from books and from his mum. No one there laughs at him beca

Oliver Fibbs 2: The Giant Boy-Munching Bugs - Steve Hartley

This is the second Steve Hartley book about Oliver Fibbs, the world's biggest liar!

Read On: Unsolved Mysteries - Keith West

Read all about nine unsolved mysteries such as whether there really is a Loch Ness monster and wonder what did happen to the crew of the Marie Celeste? But can you figure out what is fact and what is fiction?

Blood Family - Anne Fine

Edward is four years old when he is locked away with his mother by her abusive, alcoholic partner, Harris. By the time an elderly neighbour spots his pale face peering through a crack in the boarded-up window and raises the alarm, he is seven. Rescue c