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Spot: Fun in the Sun

Join Spot, the mischievous puppy, and all his friends as they play and explore outside. Spot: Fun in the Sun is a summer of fun with picnics, funfairs and adventures in the garden.

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For six to eight-year-olds

The Secret Garden

When Mary Lennox moves into her uncle’s home in Yorkshire after the loss of her parents, she’s selfish, spoiled and sickly. This soon changes as she makes friends, and begins her hunt for a secret walled garden which has been left overgrown and hidden on the estate. A classic tale of new starts and friendship for readers ages eight and up.

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James and the Giant Peach 3D

Designed to make you feel like you’re in the very same room as the characters, this version of James and the Giant Peach is an immersive experience. Join James as he sets off on an adventure through mystical worlds, where peaches grow to the size of a house and you can battle sky pirates while travelling across the world in a most unusual way. Well loved by readers eight and up, we recommend you close your eyes and listen with headphones.

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Nine to twelve-year-olds

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Greg Heffley is starting Middle School where undersize weaklings share the corridors with kids who are taller, meaner and already shaving. He’s never been particularly popular, and he’s happy to have Rowley, his sidekick, along for the ride... until Rowley’s star begins to rise. Greg decides he can use Rowley’s new found fame to his own advantage, kicking off a chain of events that will test their friendship in hilarious fashion.

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Wonder

Born with a terrible facial abnormality, Auggie has been home-schooled by his parents his whole life. Now, for the first time, he's being sent to a real school - and he's dreading it. All he wants is to be accepted - but can he convince his new classmates that he's just like them underneath it all? Wonder is a funny, frank, astonishingly moving debut for eight to twelve-year-olds.

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Murder Most unladylike: A Spoonful of Murder

You don’t have to be an adult to solve a mystery!  And that’s what Daisy Wells and Hazel Wong do best.  When Hazel's beloved grandfather passes away, Daisy is all too happy to accompany her friend (and Detective Society Vice President) to Hazel's family estate in beautiful, bustling Hong Kong. However, tragedy strikes very close to home, and this time Hazel isn't just the detective. She's been framed for murder! Join the super sleuths as they race to figure out who dunnit! 

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