When the quill writes Go Go Go frantically on the wall, and the House of the Ancient Crones heaves Gracie Gillypot outside onto the path, it can mean only one thing: there's Trouble in the Five Kingdoms. This time it's in the form of a beady-eyed, green-tongued witch named Truda Hangnail, who with her banished Deep Magic has vowed to succeed Queen Bluebell on the throne. Now that her horrible spell has shrunk the good witches of Wadingburn to the size of, well, rats, can anything stop her? Will the strengths, smarts, and charms of a spunky true heart, a sweet-natured orphan, a scruffy prince, a substantial troll, and two squabbling bats be enough to foil her insidious plot?
Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey. Jason and his little sister Daisy B help Mum and Dad with the shopping, the gardening and eating cakes!
Early Readers are stepping stones from picture books to reading books. A blue Early Reader is perfect for sharing and reading together. A red Early Reader is the next step on your reading journey. Down in the Jungle it's time for bed, but Monkey wants a story, and he sets off to find one in this charming, funny story, perfect for early readers.
Sam J. Butterbiggins' only ambition is to be a Very Noble Knight, but he has a problem - he's been packed off to the castle next door to stay with his aunt and uncle while his parents are away. Not only does he have to put up with his annoying cousin Prune, there's also the weird creatures his aunt looks after in her Luxury Accommodation for Dragons, Griffins and other Regal Beasts to contend with! But when Godfrey the dragon gets stuck down a well, Sam and Prune have to work together to come to the rescue. Inside the well they make an incredible discovery - a scroll giving instructions on the six quests to be completed in order to become the perfect knight! Sam's ambition seems close at hand - if only Prune would stop getting in the way...
Sam J. Butterbiggins' only ambition is to be a Very Noble Knight, but he has a problem - he's been packed off to the castle next door to stay with his aunt, uncle and annoying cousin Prune while his parents are away. But Sam's discovered an ancient scroll listing the six quests to be completed in order to become a knight, and he's already completed the first one! Now he's found his True Companion (Prune), next on the list is to track down a Snow White Steed. But when Aunt Egg orders Sam and Prune to journey to Weasel's Hill to deliver Horace the warthog back to his owner, it looks like the young knight-in-training looks will have to put his quest on hold. Or will he ...?
A winning combination of princess glamour, school stories, friendship and magic. Princess Emma and Princess Jasmine are visiting the Tiara Club Academy to discover if they like it.
This is the third book about Morris, the lovable fat ginger kitten whose main interest in life is food! Morris gets chased up the apple tree by a great big dog.
Another lively story for beginner readers about this lovable cat. Morris is good at licking and purring. His mother wants him to be good at running and jumping, and bouncing and pouncing.
Princess Alice and her friends are going on a field trip to the Museum of Royal Life. Alice dreams of trying on Cinderella's famous glass slipper, but nasty Princess Diamonde has a plan of her own.
If Princess Alice doesn't pass the test for "Descending the Staircase as if Floating on Air," she won't be allowed to go to the Garden Party or look into the Magical Mirror. Luckily, help arrives!
On her first day at the Princess Academy, Princess Charlotte inadvertently causes an accident that ruins the dresses of her new roommates, and unless something can be done none of them will be able to attend the much anticipated Birthday Ball.
Princess Charlotte's first day at Silver Towers isn't going as planned. She's come to the wrong door, she can't find her friends, and it's starting to rain! Then Charlotte finds a magical rose lying in a puddle...
A new set of six princesses enroll at the Princess Academy for a new series. Princess Chloe packs too many frilly dresses and forgets her invitation to the ball. Thanks to her kindness, she is able to attend and wear her favorite party dress.
Princess Daisy is terrified when she hears that a real dragon is being brought into the Princess Academy. Will her friends think she is a scaredycat?
Princess Daisy is nervous about riding a merry-go-round for the first time at King Percival's Royal Carnival. But this is no ordinary merry-go-round, and Daisy turns out to be much braver than she thinks!
A little fawn has lost its way in Hollyberry Wood. Can the Pearl Palace Princesses help Witch Windlespin find his mother? Princess Ellie has an idea, but nasty Princess Diamonde has one too..
Princess Emily is delighted when a new Fairy Godmother arrives at the Princess Academy. Fairy Angora can grant the girls special wishes, but her magic creates some unexpected surprises!
It's nearly the end of the year, and Princess Emily is worried that she hasn't earned enough tiara points to get her silver sash and go to the Silver Ball. Hopefully horrible Princess Diamonde won't spoil everything.
Princess Georgia designs a beautiful bouquet, but nasty Princess Diamonde and Princess Gruella say it was their idea! Can Fairy G's magic pearl help find out who is telling the truth?
Fairy G is taking the princesses to the Museum of Royal Life! Princess Grace can't wait to hear the golden nightingale sing, but the horrible twins are determined to get her into trouble...
A trip to Lord Henry's castle in the Magical Mountains sounds so exciting! Princess Isabella hopes she will be lucky enough to see a unicorn. Will her wish come true?
The Princess Academy is having a Friendship Festival! Princess Jessica wants to make something special for her friends in the Poppy Room, but will Princess Diamonde spoil everything?
Princess Katie is thrilled--they're going on a field trip to meet a real witch! But when Witch Windlespin teaches the princesses how to make a magic potion, something goes terribly wrong.
Everyone at the Princess Academy takes Wish Class. Princess Katie and her friends must use their wishes wisely--but watch out for horrible Princess Perfecta; she has other ideas!
Princess Lauren falls in love with a beautiful necklace at the Annual Exhibition of Dazzling Diamonds. But she gets into terrible trouble over it. Can Fairy G's magic help?
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