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Snow —Usher, Sam, author, illustrator.

A little boy, desperate to be first out in the snow, has one obstacle in his way, his slow-moving grandfather.

Storm —Usher, Sam, author, illustrator.

Despite the stormy weather, a boy and his granddad decide it's the perfect day for kite flying. First they have to find the kite ... then their adventure really takes off!

Rain —Usher, Sam, author.

Sam wants to go out but it's pouring with rain, so he and Grandpa decide to stay inside until the rain stops. Sam drinks hot chocolate and reads his books and dreams of adventures while Grandpa gets on with his important...

The most-loved bear —McBratney, Sam, author.

Growly Bear and Mary Rose do everything together. Until, one day, Growly Bear is left behind on a train. He's sure that Mary Rose will come back for him. However, as the days turn to weeks and the weeks turn to months, G...

Sun —Usher, Sam, author, illustrator.

It's the hottest day of the year, hotter than broccoli soup, hotter than the Atacama Desert, hotter than the surface of the sun. It's just the right kind of day for a boy and his grandad to go for a picnic. But as the su...

Wild —Usher, Sam, author.

"A boy and his granddad are taking care of someone's cat for the day. The boy does lots of reading up about what cats like, but this cat doesn't seem to like anything! And then it runs off into the wild, leading them to ...

Refuge —Booth, Anne (Children's fiction writer), author.

"A retelling of the nativity story from a perspective emphasizing the struggle of Mary and Joseph as refugees"-- Provided by publisher.

The umbrella mouse —Fargher, Anna, author.

1944, and London is under attack. Young mouse Pip Hanway's safe and quiet world is turned upside down when her home, umbrella shop James Smith and Sons, is destroyed by a bomb. Orphaned and alone, she must begin a perilo...

What will Danny do today? —Goodhart, Pippa, author.

Danny has a busy day ahead of him. What will he eat? Who will he meet? In this book you decide what happens! Can you help Danny choose whether to have juice or jelly for breakfast, travel to school on the bus or in a spa...

下雪了 Xia xue le —Usher, Sam, author, illustrator.

Join a boy and his grandfather as they enjoy a snow day in the park!

The adventures of Moose & Mr Brown —Smith, Paul, 1946 July 5- author.

Mr Brown is an international fashion designer, who meets Moose on a plane travelling to London. Moose is distraught as he has lost his twin brother Monty-- who got on the wrong plane! Mr Brown agrees to help Moose track ...

Free —Usher, Sam, author, illustrator.

"When a boy and his grandad take care of a little bird, the boy wants to keep it, but Grandad knows it must return to its natural habitat in the wild, where it can spread its wings and be free. And so begins an exhilarat...

Floss the playground boss —Averiss, Corrinne, author.

Floss says stop, Floss says go! Floss says yes, Floss says no! Floss is the playground boss! That is until a new boy named Peter moves into the house on the opposite side of the playground from Floss. When Peter decides ...

Il neige grand-papa! —Usher, Sam, author.

A little boy is very impatient to go play in the snow with his grandfather.

We are not frogs! —Morpurgo, Michael, author.

The frogs always beat the toads at long jump but the toads don't mind - anything for a quiet life. But then the children - and Mutt the dog - come in search of some good jumpers, and the toads see an opportunity to get t...

Hari and his electric feet —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

With an authentic Indian backdrop, this is a feel-good story of young kids chasing big dreams that shimmers with all of Alexander McCall Smith's trademark optimism and joy - an outlook on life that makes him one of the w...

The case of the vanishing granny —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

Roll up! Roll up! The Shortbread Family Circus is in town! Introducing the first tale in The Big Top Mysteries, an exciting new series from Alexander McCall Smith and illustrator Sam Usher. Roll up! Roll up! The Shortbre...

The Tin Snail —McAllister, Cameron, author.

"A thirteen-year-old French boy tries to save his father's job by inventing a special kind of car, but it isn't easy--especially when the Nazis are planning to steal his design"-- Provided by publisher.

Lupo and the secret of Windsor Castle —King, Aby, author.

Lupo is out for a walk with Nanny and Prince George in Kensington Gardens when he is lured into a wicked trap. Cyrus the swan has been attacked, and some precious royal treasure stolen. Lupo is innocent but can he prove ...

Umbrella mouse to the rescue —Fargher, Anna, author.

"Young mouse Pip Hanway is in France as she continues fighting for the French Resistance group Noah's Ark: a secret gang of animals operating beneath the feet of human soldiers, whose aim is to liberate France and secure...

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