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We Are Not Okay by Natália Gomes

We Are Not Okay by Natália Gomes

If only they could have spoken out. Lucy thinks she’s better than the other girls. Maybe if she’s pointing fingers at everyone else, no one will see the secret she’s hiding. Ulana comes from a conservative Muslim family where reputation is everything. One rumour –  true or false – can destroy futures. Trina likes to … Continue reading

Paper Avalanche by Lisa Williamson

Paper Avalanche by Lisa Williamson

‘Bonnie. Never Mum or Mummy or Mother. Just Bonnie.’ When it comes to flying under the radar, Ro Snow is an expert. No friends. No boys. No parties. And strictly NO VISITORS. It may be lonely, but at least this way the truth remains where it should – hidden. Then Tanvi Shah, the girl who … Continue reading

The Secret Dragon by Ed Clarke

The Secret Dragon by Ed Clarke

When would-be palaeontologist Mari finds a tiny dragon while out fossil hunting on a Welsh beach, she knows it’s a discovery that could change science – and her life – forever. Mari wants to make a scientific study of the baby reptile that will astound the world. But this dragon doesn’t want to be studied, … Continue reading

Power to the Princess: 15 Favorite Fairytales Retold with Girl Power by Vita Murrow & Julia Bereciartu

Power to the Princess: 15 Favorite Fairytales Retold with Girl Power by Vita Murrow & Julia Bereciartu

What if princesses didn’t always marry Prince Charming and live happily ever after? In this stunning anthology—elegantly presented in a red, clothbound hard cover with gold-toned metallic debossing—15 favorite fairytales have been retold for a new generation. These princesses are smart, funny, and kind, and can do anything they set their minds to. Focused on … Continue reading