Fiction 8 to 12

The Explorer

Paperback, 10/08/2017, €10.40

Kid Normal

Paperback, 13/07/2017, €9.10

Birthday Boy

Paperback, 07/09/2017, €14.30
A hilarious rollercoaster ride of pure entertainment for 9+ readers everywhere, Birthday Boy is the new Baddiel Blockbuster: featuring David's inimitable and award-winning combination of wish-fulfilment, heart and hilarity, all brought to life by regular collaborator Jim Field's witty, stylish illustrations.

The Weight of Water

Paperback, 03/01/2013, €9.10
First love, friendship and quiet courage combine in this spare and beautiful story that will leave you sad, happy and wanting more from this fantastic new voice in children's fiction

One of Us is Lying

Paperback, 01/06/2017, €10.40

The Guns of Easter

Paperback, 01/03/1996, €8.99
It is 1916 and Europe is at war. From the poverty of the Dublin slums twelve-year-old Jimmy Conway is pulled between the British Army and the rebels in the Easter Rising.

The World's Worst Children 2

Paperback, 25/05/2017, €16.90
The brilliant follow-up to David Walliams' bestseller The World's Worst Children! Ten more stories about a brand new gang of hilariously horrible kids from everyone's favourite children's author, illustrated in glorious full colour by Tony Ross.

Knights of the Borrowed Dark

Paperback, 07/04/2016, €9.10
DUBRAY CHILDRENS BOOK OF THE MONTH Grey placed his finger in the middle of the shadow. 'What's this?' he asked. Denizen frowned. 'It's a shadow.' 'No, it isn't,' Grey said. 'It's a door.' Denizen Hardwick doesn't believe in magic - until he's ambushed by a monster created from shadows and sees it destroyed by a word made of sunlight. "This is one of the best fantasy novels I've read in a long time. It's a hilarious, fast-paced adventure with heart."

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

Paperback, 01/09/2014, €10.40
A Dubray Books Favourite Book of all Time. I never got my Hogwarts letter and this seemed like the next best thing. (Laura King, Bray)

Skulduggery Pleasant

Paperback, 03/09/2007, €9.10
Meet the great Skulduggery Pleasant: wise-cracking detective, powerful magician, master of dirty tricks and burglary (in the name of the greater good, of course). Oh yeah. And dead. Then there's his sidekick, Stephanie. She's... well, she's a twelve-year-old girl. With a pair like this on the case, evil had better watch out...