The Learning Curve by Melissa Nathan
Nicky Hobbs loves teaching at the local primary school. She's idolised by her class in particular tenyearold Oscar Samuels but she's starting to find she'd quite like some adult adoration for a change.
Mark Samuels is a frazzled single father working all the hours God gives to provide for his beloved son, Oscar. But he's unable to see that Oscar would prefer his presence to his presents once in a while.
Ms Hobbs knows Mr Samuels is a heartless workaholic. Mr Samuels is certain Ms...
Caves of Steel (The Robot Series Book 1) by Isaac Asimov
A millennium into the future two advancements have altered the course of human history: the colonization of the galaxy and the creation of the positronic brain. Isaac Asimov's Robot novels chronicle the unlikely partnership between a New York City detective and a humanoid robot who must learn to work together. Like most people left behind on an overpopulated Earth, New York City police detective Elijah Baley had little love for either the arrogant Spacers or their robotic...
The Hunt for Red October by Tom Clancy
The runaway international No 1 bestseller that launched Tom Clancy’s spectacular career and introduced his acclaimed hero, Jack Ryan, in the ultimate submarine beneath the chill Atlantic waters, Russia’s ultrasecret missile submarine, the Red October, is heading west. The Americans want her. The Russians want her back. With allout war only seconds away, the superpowers race across the ocean on the most desperate mission of a lifetime. The most incredible chase in history is on...
The Magic Cottage by James Herbert
"We thought we’d found our haven, a cottage deep in the heart of the forest. Charming, maybe a little run down, but so peaceful. That was the first part of the Magic. Midge’s painting and my music soared to new heights of creativity. That was another part of the Magic. Our love for each other – well, that became the supreme Magic. But the cottage had an alternative side. The Bad Magic." "What happened to us there was horrendous beyond belief. The healings, the crazy sect who wanted our...
Famous Five: Five Go Adventuring Again: Book 2 (Famous Five by Enid Blyton
Meet Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timothy. Together they are THE FAMOUS FIVE Enid Blyton's most popular adventure series. All 21 titles also available as audiobooks!
In their second adventure, the Famous Five find a thief at Kirrin Cottage. They think they know who it is, but need to prove it. Will the discovery of a very old map help uncover the true culprit?
Fantastic new cover art by Laura Ellen Anderson will draw young readers into this accessible timeless classic.