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CBC Online Catalogue : Books for 8 to 12 years : Authors G to I

The Beach by Alex Garland(Reference #0140270051)


Price: £6.99

The Beach by Alex Garland


Shadow of the Minotaur by Alan Gibbons Shadow of the Minotaur by Alan Gibbons(Reference #185881721-8)
'Real life' or the death-defying adventures of the Greek myths, with their heroes and monsters, daring deeds and narrow escapes - which would you choose?

For Phoenix it's easy. He hates his new home and the new school where he is bullied. He's embarrassed by his computer geek dad. But when he logs into The Legendeer, the game his dad is working on, he can be a hero. He is Theseus fighting the terrifying Minotaur, or Perseus battling with snake-haired Medusa.

The trouble is The Legendeer is more than just a game. Play it if you dare.

Price: £4.99


The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame.(Reference #0140366857)
When Mole discovers the river bank he finds some wonderful new friends. Ratty, Badger and the irrepressible Mr Toad. A happy world of fun and adventure. And when Toad Hall is taken over by the fiendish Weasels, the four friends share the most thrilling adventure of all.

Price: £2.99

The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame.


King Solomon`s Mines by H. Rider Haggard. King Solomon`s Mines by H. Rider Haggard.(Reference #0140366873)
Three men trek to the remote African interior in search of a lost friend and reach, at the end of a perilous journey, an unknown land cut off from the world where terrible dangers threaten anyone who ventures near the diamond mines of King Solomon.

Price: £3.99


Bartlett and the Ice Voyage by odo Hirsch.(Reference #0747544549)
A young queen who rules seven kingdoms is far too busy and important to leave her palace, so her loyal subjects send gifts from far and wide: mankeys, flamingos, giraffes, exotic fruits...

Price: £9.99

Bartlett and the Ice Voyage by odo Hirsch.


A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett(Reference #0140366881)
When Sara Crewe is seven years old she is sent to school in England. There she is called the Little Princess as she has all the comforts in life. But when her father dies, she is reduced to proverty. But she has a loving heart and a vivid imagination...

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The Sky Grew Red by Anne Holm.(Reference #0749710411)


Price: £3.99

The Sky Grew Red by Anne Holm.


I am David by Anne Holm. I am David by Anne Holm.(Reference #0749701366)


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Mister Spaceman by Lesley Howarth.(Reference #0744572827)
Thomas Moon is a space freak.

Price: £3.99

Mister Spaceman by Lesley Howarth.


Paulina by Lesley Howarth. Paulina by Lesley Howarth.(Reference #0744559480)
The whole room seemed to close in on me. a feeling of dread rushed out from the walls. My mouth felt dry...

Price: £9.99


Rats. by Pat Hutchins.(Reference #0099931907)


Price: £2.99

Rats.  by Pat Hutchins.


On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls Wilder. On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls Wilder.(Reference #0749709324)
Pa, Ma, Mary, Laura and baby Carrie are now living in a house cut into a grassy bank beside Plum Creek. There is fun and danger too. The day the creek overflowed, a prairie fire, and when Pa was out in a three day blizzard.

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Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder.(Reference #0749709308)
First, Laura went to work in a town, then the blackbirds ruined Pa's corn crop, and Ma baked four and twenty of them in a pie to make up. And the time the new teacher made fun of Carrie. And Laura meets Mr Wilder.

Price: £3.50

Little Town on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder.


Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder. Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder.(Reference #0749709316)


Price: £4.50


Toy Story 2 - the novelisation by Leslie Goldman(Reference #ts2novel)
When Woody is kidnapped and taken to the toy museum by Al the collector its a crisis. But help is at hand when Buzz and co set off to rescue their pal.

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Toy Story 2 - the novelisation by Leslie Goldman