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Recommendations age 9-11

Our publishing team chooses the best children’s and teens’ books every day. Our latest recommendations for children age 9 to 11.

8+ years

Tales from Weird Street

Anne Fine, Vicki Gausden

Tales from Weird Street

The children of Weir(d) Street are lazing about one sunny day when they challenge each other to tell stories of all the odd goings-on in their neighbourhood. A grandfather's guilt at the long-ago death of his twin brother ...

£5.69 £5.99

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4-9 years

The Great Italiano Word Search

Hannah Hutchings

The Great Italiano Word Search

Give your child the gift of another language with this beautifully illustrated language learning book. Little linguists will be introduced to over 50 foreign words throughout the story thanks to our innovative Clockwork Methodology®, as well as perfecting their accents ...

£14.99

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8-12 years

Hamish and the Gravity Burp

Danny Wallace, Jamie Littler

Hamish and the Gravity Burp

This may look like just a completely and utterly ordinary book. But it’s not. This book knows something terrifying: that the people of Earth face their gravest, grimmest threat yet! When Hamish arrives home to find his mum and ...

£6.64 £6.99

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9-11 years

Quest for the Golden Arrow

Carrie Jones

Quest for the Golden Arrow

Annie is no longer a Nobody--she's a Time Stopper, one of the last of a magical line of humans who can control time. And even better, she's found a new home in the enchanted town of Aurora alongside ...

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7-9 years

There's A Werewolf In My Tent

Pamela Butchart, Thomas Flintham

There's A Werewolf In My Tent

Izzy and her friends are SO EXCITED about their school trip. They’re going camping and there’ll be marshmallows and no washing and everything. But then WEIRD things start happening! There’s howling sounds at night, and lots of ...

£4.89 £6.99

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9-11 years

Dogs and Doctors

Elen Caldecott

Dogs and Doctors

The final title in the brilliant Marsh Road Mysteries adventure series by hugely popular children's author Elen Caldecott. For fans of the Laura Marlin Mysteries by Lauren St John. Meet Piotr, Minnie, Andrew, Flora and Sylvie - the Marsh Road ...

£4.19 £5.99

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8-12 years

Sci-Fi Junior High

Scott Seegert

Sci-Fi Junior High

Kelvin Klosmo's scientist parents are investigating a strange, unstable phenomenon at the edge of the galaxy. That means the family is moving all 390,000,000,000,000,000 miles out there, and Kelvin has to attend a new ...

£4.19 £5.99

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7-9 years

The Adventures of Miss Petitfour

Anne Michaels, Emma Block

The Adventures of Miss Petitfour

Meet the utterly irresistible Miss Petitfour (a name of unknown origin but possibly descended from bakers of tiny delicious cakes). She loves baking and making and dancing with her cats, but most of all she loves to fly. All she ...

£4.89 £6.99

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