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The Worst Witch by Jill Murphy read by Miriam Margolyes.
Riding a broomstick is no easty matter! Mildred Hubble is a trainee witch at Miss Cackle's Academy and she is making an awful mess of it. She can't even ride a broomstick without crashing it and she is always getting her spells wrong. But she manages to get by until she turns Ethel the teacher's pet into her deadly enemy... 1 hour 10 minutes. Ages 8+
But You Promised! by Bel Mooney read by Nigel Anthony.
Kitty Bel Mooney's naughty messy lovable heroine returns in a new set of adventures. This time her cry is 'But you promised!' She discovers that sometimes grown-ups make promises they can't keep. But then so do children! 40 minutes. Ages 8+
Long Way Home by Michael Morpurgo, read by Michael Malloney
George is an orphan, and he has adjusted to his status as the loner, the outsider. But it is different when he is sent to the Dyer's farm where, for the first time, he makes real friends. Which makes it particularly agonising when he has to go back. Michael Morpurgo has a special talent for dealing with serious issues in childrens books.
2 hours 25 minutes. Age 9-13