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First published on December 19, 1843 and written at a time of decline in festive tradition, A Christmas Carol became an instant classic. It reinforced expectations for Christmas Day as a time of peace and goodwill to all menÂ”and it even put turkey on the menu as the staple meal for many in the Western world. This special facsimile of the origin...
Don’t be fooled by the new, Netflix-inspired book covers of the first four books in this New York Times bestselling series. The events recounted in this four-book box set (which includes The Bad Beginning, The Reptile Room, The Wide Window, and The Miserable Mill) are sure to depress you. If you cannot stomach stories that find misfortune contin...
All nine books in the A Series of Unfortunate Events series, repackaged with cover art from the Netflix hit TV show, in a box set.
Don't be fooled by the new, Netflix-inspired book covers of the nine books in this New York Times bestselling series.
The events recounted in this box set are sure to depress you. So if you cannot stomach stori...
The Â“two citiesÂ” are Paris in the time of the French Revolution, and London. Dr. Manette, a French physician, having been called in to treat a young peasant and his sister, realizes that they have been cruelly abused by the Marquis de St. Evremonde and his brother. To ensure Dr. ManetteÂ’s silence, the Marquis has him confined for eighteen yea...
Writing in an age when the call for the rights of man had brought revolution to America and France, Mary Wollstonecraft produced her own declaration of female independence in 1792. Passionate and forthright, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman attacked the prevailing view of docile, decorative femininity, and instead laid out the principles of ...
A beautiful restoration of Steadman's 1968 edition.
The force of social satire and fantasy in the original text of Alice in Wonderland is as relevant today as when the novel was first published in 1865. This version of Carroll's classic tale is a startling departure from the traditional Victorian or Disney approaches. In his introduction,...
Lewis Carroll's classic story of Alice and her incredible adventures in Wonderland is brought to life in this brand new slipcase edition. Follow curious Alice as she ventures down a rabbit hole and into a magical world, filled with unforgettable characters such as the March Hare, the Mad Hatter, the Cheshire Cat and the Queen of Hearts. Illustra...
When Anne Shirley arrives at Green Gables farm on Prince Edward Island, she surprises everyone: first of all, she is a girl. Marilla Cuthbert and her brother, Matthew, had specifically asked for an orphan boy. She has bright red hair that won't manage and a mouth that won't shut. Nothing will ever be the same at Green Gables!
A favorite story...
Enjoy five of the best selling Celebrate Enid Blyton's most famous and well-loved characters, with this collection featuring the first 5 titles in each of the Famous Five and Secret Seven series. Famous Five books packed with five of the best selling Secret Seven books.
Five on a Treasure Island
Five Go Adv...
Billie B Brown is bright, funny and loveable - and stars in this superb series from Sally Rippin for early readers. Billie is always on the go and has so much fun. She's a brave girl who enjoys playing soccer and is learning ballet, but she's also getting used to having a new baby brother. She's strong and feisty and always looking for a creativ...
Meet Billie B Brown, a superstar on the early-reader scene!
Written by award-winning and beloved author Sally Rippin, Billie B Brown stands up for what she believes in, protects her friends and does it all in her own way. With exuberance, humour and a very cheeky smile, she's brave, bubbly and BIG with young kids!
Billie B Brown prepares youn...
This new series of "Oxford Bookworms" offers younger readers at an elementary level of the English language the chance to enjoy lively and accessible adaptations of the best classic and modern fiction. Each title is highly illustrated to engage the reader in the world of the book and to help with specific vocabulary. Accompanying exercises make ...
Candide By Voltaire Candide, ou l'Optimisme is a French satire first published in 1759 by Voltaire, a philosopher of the Age of Enlightenment. It begins with a young man, Candide, who is living a sheltered life in an Edenic paradise and being indoctrinated with Leibnizian optimism (or simply Optimism) by his mentor, Pangloss. The work describes ...
Classic Fairy Tales is a wide-ranging anthology showcasing the very best of classic stories for children. Every entry is world-renowned, and the collection provides a beautiful volume of tales that spans an extraordinary spectrum from the uplifting to the hilarious. Each story is accompanied by original and colourful artwork, and the book also i...
This collection of chilling horror stories from the maestro of suspense contains nearly 20 of Edgar Allan Poe's best known stories, including:
"The Fall of the House of Usher"
The Masque of the Red Death"
"The Pit and the Pendulum"
For readers who have never come across the work of Poe before, this is a great introduction to some...
Clementine Rose was delivered not in the usual way, at a hospital, but in the back of a mini-van, in a basket of dinner rolls.
So begins the story of a lovely little girl who lives in Penberthy Floss in a large ramshackle house with her mother, Lady Clarissa, Digby Pertwhistle the butler and a very sweet teacup pig called Lavender.
Raskolnikov, a conflicted former student, lives in a tiny, rented room in Saint Petersburg. He refuses all help, even from his friend Razumikhin, and devises a plan to murder and to rob an unpleasant elderly pawn-broker and money-lender, Alyona Ivanovna. His motivation comes from the overwhelming sense that he is predetermined to kill the old wo...
Just give her a cuddle, and everything spins; a twitch of her whiskers and magic begins! So if you see a sunbeam and hear Cuddle's bell, you can join in the adventures as well! When Cuddle appears, her kitten magic takes best friends Olivia and Grace on an amazing adventure in Ancient Egypt. With Cuddle's help, can the girls find the pharaoh's m...
Just give her a cuddle, and everything spins; a twitch of her whiskers and magic begins! So if you see a sunbeam and hear Cuddle's bell, you can join in the adventures as well! When Cuddle appears, her kitten magic takes best friends Olivia and Grace on an amazing princess palace adventure. With Cuddle's help, can the girls get the princess to g...
Just give her a cuddle, and everything spins; a twitch of her whiskers and magic begins! So if you see a sunbeam and hear Cuddle's bell, you can join in the adventures as well! When Cuddle appears, her kitten magic takes best friends Olivia and Grace on a television talent show adventure. With Cuddle's help, can the friends save a little girl's ...
FOUR THRILLING NOVELS IN THE DARKEST MINDS SERIES NOW AVAILABLE IN THIS STUNNING BOXED SET EDITION. With gorgeous, fresh designs and exclusive bonus short stories from the perspectives of fan-favorite characters Liam, Vida, and Clancy, this collection will delight loyal fans and new readers alike, just in time for the major motion picture starri...
Four of David Walliams’ amazing picture books on one spectacular CD for the first time! Read by the author himself.
33 minutes of side-splitting stories for the very young, hilariously read by David Walliams. This unabridged CD compilation includes:
THE SLIGHTLY ANNOYING ELEPHANT
What’s big, blue, bossy, and turns up uninvited? A slightly...
Every day we are issued with new directives from those who are trying to run our lives and grim news about the recession is beamed at us constantly. On top of that, we work longer hours, so we increasingly enlist helpers to manage the home we hardly spend any time in. We're also snowed under by conflicting advice for the myriad of decisions to b...
The structure of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde follows a path as indirect and elusive as its multiple narrative voices. With its obliquely recorded incidents, its eyewitness accounts and sealed confessions, it resembles...a police detective's casebook - a collection of gathered clues, fragments, through which the clever detective may be able to...proj...
During a business visit to Count Dracula's castle in Transylvania, a young English solicitor finds himself at the center of a series of horrifying incidents. Jonathan Harker is attacked by three phantom women, observes the Count's transformation from human to bat form, and discovers puncture wounds on his own neck that seem to have been made by ...
Emma Woodhouse, handsome, clever and rich...had lived nearly twenty-one years in the world with very little to distress or vex her.
This comedy of manners, published in 1816, features Emma as an avowed spinster and matchmaker, who is convinced that she knows best who should marry whom.
And despite Austen's own doubts, the charming ...
A beautiful new slip-case of the three original Magic Faraway Tree stories: • The Enchanted Wood • The Magic Faraway Tree • The Folk of the Faraway Tree
Meet Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog. Together they are The Famous Five. The holidays are always full of excitement for the Five, whether they're rowing out to Kirrin Island, exploring dungeons or going camping. There are bound to be smugglers to catch, secrets to uncover and enemies to outwit. What a way to join their adventure wit...
Far from the Madding Crowd (1874) was the first of Hardy's Wessex novels and remains one of his most popular. The strong-willed and beautiful Bathsheba Everdene arrives to take charge of her late uncle's thriving farm at Weatherbury, thus ensuring that life in the area will never be the same again. She attracts three suitors, each of whom is ver...
Join Fireman Sam in this fantastic bumper book! This book includes stories, mazes, colouring pages and more! Fans of Fireman Sam will be kept busy for hours!
Darrell Rivers is off to boarding school for the first time. She quickly settles down and makes new friends, but it's not all fun and Darrell has some tricky problems to cope with: her dreadful temper, the mystery of Sally Hope's odd behaviour and the spiteful tricks played on Mary Lou.
When Doctor Frankenstein builds a monster in the name of science, he never expects to have to leave the creature and return later to find it killed his brother. The monster eventually tracks him down so that Victor Frankenstein can build the monster a female companion so that he can exercise his right for happiness.
Featuring nearly 20 pop-ups from the New York Times best-selling author, artist, and pop-up master, Matthew Reinhart, this breathtaking work of art revisits the enduring story of Frozen. Elsa and Anna's remarkable adventure lives on in a magnificent display of paper engineering and artistic devotion. Frozen Pop-Up is a vibrant tribute to these b...
The concluding part of Penelope Green's trilogy of memoirs about her life in Italy. After living in Rome and Naples, Penny and her Italian partner, Alfonso, move to the small and beautiful island of Procida in the Gulf of Naples, across the bay from Capri. Penny and Alfonso want a change of scene and decide to accept the challenge set by Enzo, t...
The best-selling Australian GO GIRL series is back and bigger than ever! Everyone loves hanging out with their besties, whether at school, during parties or even at home! Join Holly, Annabelle and Lola in this besties collection of Go Girl favourites.
Great Expectations tells the story of Pip, a young lad, who grows up without any expectations, but is surprised to hear from a lawyer that he has an unknown benefactor who is sending him to London to learn to become a gentleman. But the great expectations that he has change him, leading him almost to the brink of death, and in the course of even...
Full of magic and trickery, Grimm's Fairy Tales have delighted generations with such timeless classics as Cinderella, Red Riding Hood, Hansel and Gretel, Snow White, and Rapunzel. The Complete Fairy Tales Every fairy tales collected by the Brothers Grimm are includedÂ—that's over 200 tales. Popular favorites include:
Jonathan Swift's classic satirical narrative was first published in 1726, seven years after Defoe's Robinson Crusoe (one of its few rivals in fame and breadth of appeal).
As a parody travel-memoir it reports on extraordinary lands and societies, whose names have entered the English language: notably the minute inhabitants of Lilliput, the gia...