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Fiction Bestsellers for 8-12 Year Olds

  • Minecraft: the Official Beginner's Handbook

    Minecraft: the Official Beginner's Handbook

    Hardback · 10 Oct 2013 · €11.35
    Our Price: €8.99

    You're alone in a mysterious new world, full of hidden dangers. You have only minutes to find food and shelter before darkness falls and the monsters come looking for you. What do you do? This title helps you learn how to make a shelter, find resources, craft tools, armour and weapons, and protect yourself from monsters.

  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid (Book 1)

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid (Book 1)
    Jeff Kinney

    Paperback · 03 Jul 2008 · €9.95

    This was Mom's idea, not mine. But if she thinks I'm going to write down my "feelings" in here or whatever, she's crazy. The only reason I agreed to do this at all is because I figure later on when I'm rich and famous, this book is gonna come in handy. But for now I'm stuck with a bunch of morons.

  • Daisy and the Trouble with Sports Day

    Daisy and the Trouble with Sports Day
    Kes Gray

    Paperback · 03 Jul 2014 · €8.50
    Our Price: €6.99

    Daisy's getting into trouble again, and this time it's at her school Sports Day! Daisy's determined to win her race, and she and best friend Gabby have been training hard. They're going for gold! They're in the zone! They're sticking to a strict athlete's diet of Mars bars, Twiglets and cheese strings.

  • Stay Where You are and Then Leave

    Stay Where You are and Then Leave
    John Boyne

    Paperback · 03 Jul 2014 · €11.35
    Our Price: €8.99

    The day the First World War broke out, Alfie Summerfield's father promised he wouldn't go away to fight - but he broke that promise the following day. Four years later, Alfie doesn't know where his father might be, other than that he's away on a special, secret mission.

  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth (Book 5)

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth (Book 5)
    Jeff Kinney

    Paperback · 01 Feb 2012 · €9.95

    Greg Heffley has always been in a hurry to grow up. But is getting older really all it's cracked up to be? Suddenly Greg is dealing with the pressures of boy-girl parties, increased responsibilities, and even the awkward changes that come with getting older.

  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel (Book 7)

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel (Book 7)
    Jeff Kinney

    Paperback · 30 Jan 2014 · €9.95

    A Valentine's Day dance at Greg's school has turned his world upside down. As Greg scrambles to find a date, he's worried he'll be left out in the cold on the big night. His bestfriend, Rowley, doesn't have any prospects either but that's small consolation.

  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Cabin Fever (Book 6)

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Cabin Fever (Book 6)
    Jeff Kinney

    Paperback · 31 Jan 2013 · €9.95

    Greg Heffley is in big trouble. School property has been damaged and Greg is the prime suspect. But the crazy thing is, he's innocent! Or at least sort of. The authorities are closing in, but then a surprise blizzard hits and the Heffley family is trapped indoors.

  • Gangsta Granny

    Gangsta Granny
    David Walliams

    Paperback · 28 Feb 2013 · €9.95

    Another hilarious and moving novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country.

  • Billionaire Boy

    Billionaire Boy
    David Walliams

    Paperback · 09 Jun 2011 · €9.95

    A hilarious, touching and extraordinary new fable from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children's author in the country.

  • The Giver

    The Giver
    Lois Lowry

    Paperback · 31 Jul 2014 · €9.95
    Our Price: €7.99

    In a perfect world, Jonas begins to see the flaws... THE GIVER is the classic award-winning novel that inspired the dystopian genre and a major motion picture adaptation for 2014 starring Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep, Katie Holmes and Taylor Swift.

  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (Book 4)

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (Book 4)
    Jeff Kinney

    Paperback · 17 Jul 2010 · €9.95

    Greg's mom has a vision of "family togetherness" that really doesn't sound a whole lot of fun. But there's a brand-new addition to the Heffley family to contend with and it looks like Greg might be outnumbered. It could be a real dog of a summer...

  • Russian Roulette

    Russian Roulette
    Anthony Horowitz

    Paperback · 05 Jun 2014 · €9.95

    An international contract killer has been given his orders. His next target is a fourteen-year-old spy... Alex Rider. The man's name is Yassen Gregorovich. He knows Alex well. The two of them share a secret from the past. As he considers his next mission, Yassen remembers the forces that turned him from an ordinary schoolboy into a hired assassin.

  • Where's Larry?

    Where's Larry?
    Phillip Barrett

    Paperback · 11 Jun 2012 · €9.99

    Follow Larry the Leprechaun around Ireland, and see if you can find him in Newgrange, at The Rock of Cashel and in Dublin's St Patrick's Day Parade! But it won't be easy: he is hiding in the middle of Irish dancers, traditional musicians, climbers, tourists, hurlers and many others. Great fun for all the family.

 

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