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JUN 2014 Kindly note: - Send your orders via fax at : +65 6457 0314 or contact our respective sales rep. - All publication dates and prices are provisional and are subject to changes. - For further enquiries, please contact our sales reps. - All prices featured are in SGD, excluding GST.


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CHILDREN TITLES JUNE 2014 BABY/TODDLERS

9780062306524 WHO FLIES, CAT THE CAT? (Hard Cover) MO WILLEMS HARPER COLLINS S$9.90

9780062306531 WHO IS THAT, CAT THE CAT? (Hard Cover) MO WILLEMS HARPER COLLINS S$9.90

9781472360410 HEY DIDLE DIDLE: LITTLE LEARNERS FINGER PUPPET (Hard Cover) PARRAGON S$6.90

Mo Willems's New York Times bestselling Cat the Cat series is now in board book format—the perfect baby gift. Kids will love making friends with spunky Cat the Cat as she introduces you to her flying animal pals. This irresistible new series focuses on simplifying essential concepts through vibrant art, spare text, and repetition. And in signature Mo style, there's a gently funny twist at the end of each book!

Mo Willems's New York Times bestselling Cat the Cat series is now in board book format-the perfect baby gift! Kids will love making friends with Cat the Cat as she introduces you to her animal pals. This irresistible new series focuses on simplifying essential concepts through vibrant art, spare text, and repetition. And in signature Mo style, there's a gently funny twist at the end of each book!

Wiggle the cute cat puppet as you act out this well-loved nursery rhyme.

9781472360427 HUMPTY DUMPTY: LITTLE LEARNERS FINGER PUPPET (Hard Cover) PARRAGON S$6.90 Wiggle the cute Humpty Dumpty puppet as you act out this wellloved nursery rhyme.

9781783440566 MATTHEW’S DREAM (Soft Cover) LOE LIONNI TRANSWORLD S$13.90

9781783440443 BEST, BEST BABY! (Soft Cover) ANTHE SIMMONS TRANSWORLD S$13.90

9781842706916 I WANT A CAT (Soft Cover) TONY ROSS TRANSWORLD S$11.90

9780062223975 CHU’S FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL (Hard Cover) NEIL GAIMAN HARPER COLLINS S$24.90

Matthew the mouse lives in a dreary corner of a dusty attic. But a trip to the museum helps him to see his surroundings in a new light. With brush in paw, Matthew sets out to paint "the shapes and colours of joy".

A big sister learns that although her baby brother can be very annoying and there are lots of things that he can't do yet, he's still the best, best baby that a sister ever had!

Jessy feels like she is the only girl in the whole world without a pet. She really wants a cat, but there's just one problem—her parents can't stand cats. But Jessy is determined to have one, so she makes herself a fluffy white cat suit and refuses to take it off until her parents buy her a real cat. She even goes to school in her cat suit and eats raw fish under the table! Jessy's parents finally give in, but to their surprise, Jessy seems to have changed her mind about wanting a cat, and has her sights set on

A brand-new picture book adventure about the New York Times bestselling panda named Chu from Newbery Medal-winning author Neil Gaiman and acclaimed illustrator Adam Rex! Chu, the adorable panda with a great big sneeze, is heading off for his first day of school, and he's nervous. He hopes the other boys and girls will be nice. Will they like him? What will happen at school? And will Chu do what he does best?

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9781409583929 PHONIC’S ACTIVITY PACK (Soft Cover) USBORNE S$30.90

9781472362841 GOLD STAR WIPE CLEAN STARTING PHONICS (Hard Cover) PARRAGON S$5.90

9781472362858 GOLD STAR WIPE CLEAN STARTING TO ADD (Hard Cover) PARRAGON S$5.90

9781472362865 GOLD STAR WIPE CLEAN STARTING TO COUNT (Hard Cover) PARRAGON S$5.90

Bright, lively workbooks full of activities to help children recognize simple letter-sounds and write the letters.

Slim, wipe-clean, flip-pad with cover-mounted pen. Fun, engaging, re-useable and educational introductory titles for pre-school.

Slim, wipe-clean, flip-pad with cover-mounted pen. Fun, engaging, re-useable and educational introductory titles for pre-school.

Slim, wipe-clean, flip-pad with cover-mounted pen. Fun, engaging, re-useable and educational introductory titles for pre-school.

9781472362872 GOLD STAR WIPE CLEAN STARTING TO WRITE (Hard Cover) PARRAGON S$5.90

9781472362759 GOLD STARS TELLING THE TIME (Soft Cover) PARRAGON S$6.90

9781472362766 GOLD STAR TIMES TABLES (Soft Cover) PARRAGON S$6.90

Slim, wipe-clean, flip-pad with cover-mounted pen. Fun, engaging, re-useable and educational introductory titles for pre-school.

Fully-updated educational content, written by expert authors and consultants. Makes home learning easy and fun!

Fully-updated educational content, written by expert authors and consultants. Makes home learning easy and fun!

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9780007544929 COLLINS AMAZING LEADERS LVL 1 (Soft Cover) SILVIA TIBERIO HARPER COLLINS S$13.90 The inspiring stories of 6 people who changed history. Contents: William the Conqueror, the first Norman King of England Saladin, historic Muslim leader Genghis Khan, famous leader of the Mongol empire Catherine the Great, the woman who turned Russia into an empire Abraham Lincoln who stopped slavery in the USA Queen Victoria, the famous British Queen BRITISH ENGLISH Word count: 6,360 Headword count: 628 Each book includes a free CD with a full recording of each story.


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Cover art to come 9780007545070 COLLINS AMAZING LEADERS LVL 4 (Soft Cover) KATHERINE MESTHENEOU (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$13.90

9780007545100 COLLINS AMAZING SCIENTISTS: LVL 3 (Soft Cover) ANNE COLLINS HARPER COLLINS S$13.90

9780007545001 COLLINS AMAZING SCIENTISTS: LVL 4 (Soft Cover) KATHERINE MESTHENEOU HARPER COLLINS S$13.90

The inspiring stories of 6 people who changed history. About the Amazing People series: A unique opportunity for learners of English to read about the exceptional lives and incredible abilities of some of the most insightful people the world has seen. Each book contains six short stories, told by the character themselves, as if in their own words.

A unique opportunity for learners of English to read about the exceptional lives and incredible abilities of some of the most insightful people the world has seen.

A unique opportunity for learners of English to read about the exceptional lives and incredible abilities of some of the most insightful people the world has seen. Contents: Alessandro Volta, inventor of the battery. Michael Faraday, inventor of the electric motor. Marie Curie, famous for her work on radioactivity. Albert Einstein, creator of the Theory of Relativity. Alexander Fleming, discoverer of the first antibiotic. Linus Pauling, chemist and peace activist

9780007523122 COLLINS FIRST ENGLISH WORDS ACTIVITY BK 2 (Soft Cover) ANNE COLLINS HARPER COLLINS S$7.90

9780007481422 COLLINS SOLAR SYSTEM STICKER BOOK (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$7.90

9780007481439 COLLINS WORKD FLAGS STICKER BOOK (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$7.90

9780007481446 COLLINS WORLD STICKER ATLAS (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$7.90

An activity book to accompany Collins First English Words, winner of the Best Entry for Young Learners prize at HRH The Duke of Edinburgh English Language Book Awards 2012. Encourage a love for learning English and capture the imagination of children.

A fun activity book for 5-8 year olds, this exciting sticker book is full of awesome images of the planets and galaxies. With over 150 reusable stickers the book is a perfect introduction to the ever popular topic of the planets and intergalactic space.

An educational activity book packed with colorful illustrations, photographs, and reusable stickers Encouraging young children to identify national and international flags, each flag in this book is linked to its country shape or international organization.

Packed with amazing colorful maps, this amazing atlas will provide fun to young explorers and adventurers A balanced mix of colorful maps, stickers, and facts combine to make this atlas a perfect combination of learning and fun. With more than 200 reusable stickers, it's the perfect way to introduce the world of geography to young children.

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Each book contains six short stories, told by the character themselves, as if in their own words. The stories explain the most significant parts of each character’s life, giving an insight into how they came to be such an important historic figure.

9780007523139 COLLINS FIRST ENGLISH WORDS ACTIVITY BK 1 (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$7.90

An activity book to accompany Collins First English Words, winner of the Best Entry for Young Learners prize at HRH The Duke of Edinburgh English Language Book Awards 2012. Encourage a love for learning English and capture the imagination of children. Through fun and engaging activities, young learners can practise the English words they need to learn with the help of Ben, Daisy and Keekee the monkey.


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9781607109136 SKILL SHARPENERS MATH & PHONIC FUN: GRADE 1 (Soft Cover) MARY ANN CHMELIK PERSEUS INTERNATIONAL S$53.90

9781607109129 SKILL SHARPERNERS MATHS & PHONICS FUN: KINDERGARDEN (Soft Cover) MARY ANNE CHMELIK PERSEUS INTERNATIONAL S$53.90

9780007521234 MY FIRST BOOK OF MYTHS & LEGENDS (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

9780007521166 MY FIRST BOOK OF ANIMALS (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

Simply by playing, children can build skills in addition, subtraction, story problems, measurement, telling time, long and short vowels, nouns and verbs, and reading comprehension. "Skill Sharpeners Math and Phonics Fun" is a smart way to sharpen the minds of first-graders, helping young learners strengthen many basic skills and concepts while having fun and building confidence.

Skill Sharpeners Math and Phonics Fun: Kindergarten is the smart way to sharpen the minds of kindergarteners. The concepts in these activity books are taken from several key points in the Common Core State Standards for kindergarten and are a fun way to build confidence and skills in shapes, colors and patterns, number recognition, addition, the alphabet, sight words, rhyming, and beginning letter sounds.

An introduction to some of the most popular myths and legends from around the world. Written in clear and easy-to-follow language for both parent and child, this book helps the reader to associate popular stories with the regions they came from and reinforces the stories that have always helped people to understand the world around them. Educational and entertaining, My First Book of Myths and Legends is full of colourful images and engaging stories.

The animal kingdom's greatest celebrities and weirdest wonders have been herded together inside this book. Apes and anacondas, penguins and parakeets, whales and wallabies, there's amazing photographs and fascinating facts about them all. So come on a journey from the frozen Arctic, through the boiling desert, to the bottom of the deep blue sea and discover about the wonderful creatures we share our planet with.

9780007521173 MY FIRST BOOK OF SCIENCE (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

9780007521159 MY FIRST BOOK OF THE HUMAN BODY (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

This book tells you all you need to know to become the next great scientist! From atoms, to lightening, from android robots of the future right back to the start of life on earth, you'll learn all about the secrets of science. Be astounded ...This brightly illustrated and engaging book will give hours of pleasure as well as help with school work and projects. Find out about it all with Collins. Part of the 'My First' series of reference books for young readers.

Let Collins take you on a journey inside your amazing body. Fun and fact-filled, this is the book for you if you want to know everything about how your body works. This brightly illustrated and engaging book will give hours of pleasure as well as help with school work and projects. Find out about it all with Collins. Part of the 'My First' series of reference books for young readers.

9780007528301 MY FIRST BOOK OF DINOSAURS (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

9780007528318 MY FIRST BOOK OF EARTHQUAKES AND VOLCANOES (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

Meet Tyrannosaurus rex and lots of other dinosaurs in this first introduction to dinosaurs. Fantastic images of many favourite dinosaurs to capture the imagination of young readers. Clear and easy-to follow language makes this high interest subject accessible and fun. Part of 'My First' series of reference books for young readers.

This book dips into the fascinating topic of earthquakes and volcanoes. Where do they occur? Why do they happen? What effects do they have? These and many more questions are answered, explained and illustrated in this introduction to the forces of nature. This engaging book will give hours of pleasure and supply endless facts and figures to help with school work and projects. Part of the 'My First' series of reference books for young readers.

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9780007521241 MY FIRST BOOK OF SOLAR SYSTEM (Soft Copy) HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

9780007521180 MY FIRST BOOK OF TRANSPORT (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

9780007528295 MY FIRST BOOK OF WONDERS OF THE WORLD (Soft Copy) HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

9780007521258 MY FIRST BOOK OF WORLD FLAGS (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

My First Book of the Solar System introduces children to the ever-popular topic of space and the amazing worlds that make up our solar system. My First Book of the Solar System is written in clear and easy-to-follow language and packed with colourful illustrations and photographs.

Discover about the world's fastest planes, boats and floating trains. There's everything inside: cars of the future, one man space-ships, hot air balloons, submarines and more. This brightly illustrated and engaging book will give hours of pleasure as well as help with school work and projects. Find out about it all with Collins. Part of the 'My First' series of reference books for young readers.

Explore the world's most fascinating landscapes, buildings and structures. This brightly illustrated and engaging book introduces young readers to ancient pyramids, lost cities, beautiful palaces and amazing natural features. It provides hours of pleasure as well as help with school work and projects

My First Book of World Flags introduces children to the everpopular topic of flags. The book is packed with colourful illustrations and photographs. It encourages young children to identify national and international flags. Each national flag is linked to its country shape or International organisation. Includes flags for every country and many of their dependent territories. Educational and entertaining, and full of colourful photographs. Supporting facts and quizzes. Part of Collins 'My First' series of reference books for young readers.

9780007521265 MY FIRST WORLD OF ATLAS (Soft Cover) HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

9780062305039 MY 1ST ICR: HUFF ABD THE NEW TRAIN (Soft Cover) TISH RABE HARPER COLLINS S$5.90

My First Atlas is an illustrated pictorial atlas which takes children on a journey of discovery around the countries of the World. The atlas is clear, colourful and highly informative. Topics are introduced globally to explain simply the use of illustrations selected on the regional mapping. Mapping is arranged by continent for easy reference, each map is packed with useful statistics and fascinating facts about the world we live in.

Huff and Puff are a team who stay on track: Huff pulls the train. Puff pushes the train. But when a new speedy train challenges the pair to a race, the caboose and engine must find out if slow and steady can win the race. Ready, set, go!

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9780062075598 ICR L1: BBEARS GONE FISHIN’! (Soft Cover) MIKE BERENSTEIN HARPER COLLINS S$5.90 Go fishing with the Berenstain Bears! Papa Bear is thrilled to take Brother, Sister, and Honey fishing: finally he can share with them all his knowledge and expertise. But the cubs prefer to use their simple bamboo poles, bent pins, and worms. Will Papa Bear realize that the shiniest, fanciest gear isn't always the best? Fans of fishing and the Berenstain Bears alike will delight in this addition to the Berenstain Bears picture book series.

9780062187918 ICR L1: PINKALICIOUS: ROYAL TEA PARTY (Soft Cover) VICTORIA KANN HARPER COLLINS S$5.90 #1 New York Times bestselling author Victoria Kann is back with a new I Can Read story featuring Pinkalicious! Pinkalicious is crowning Goldie as Princess Goldilicious and throws a royal tea party to celebrate. Of course, that means tea, sandwiches, and lots and lots of pinkerrific decorations! But Peter has a few creative ideas of his own for the party—right before all the guests arrive! Will the perfect party turn into a royal mess?


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9780062115973 ICR L1: SPLAT THE CAT MAKES DAD GLAD (Soft Cover) ROB SCOTTON HARPER COLLINS S$5.90 Join Splat the Cat in New York Times bestselling author-artist Rob Scotton's hilarious beginning reader about field day. When Dad's team loses a soccer game, Splat decides to cheer up his dad by entering them in a father-son six-legged race at the Cat School Picnic. The race doesn't go the way Splat hoped, but he still makes his dad very, very glad!

9780062210081 ICR L2: BATMAN CLS: BATMAN VS THE RIDDLER (Soft Cover) DONALD LEMKE HARPER COLLINS S$5.90

9780062294968 ICR L2: PLANTS VS ZOMBIES: SAVE YOUR BRAINS! (Soft Cover) CATHERINE HAPKA HARPER COLLINS S$5.90

9780062228017 SYLVIA AND HE FAIRY BALL: FAIRY BELL SISTER # (Soft Cover) MARGARET McNAMARA HARPER COLLINS S$5.90

Kids who love DC Comics Super Heroes will be excited to see Batman starring in a brand-new adventure! In Batman versus the Riddler, an unwelcome guest shows up at a gala event to honor Police Commissioner Gordon.

Based on the bestselling game, Plants vs. Zombies, Save Your Brains! introduces young readers to Crazy Dave and the fun-dead! The zombies are coming! If you want to save your brains, you'll need to know which plants to use. Don't worry—Crazy Dave is here to help guide you. I Can Read books are designed to encourage a love of reading. Plants vs. Zombies: Save Your Brains! is a Level Two I Can Read book, geared for kids who read on their own but still need a little help.

With Sylva and the Fairy Ball, Margaret McNamara launches the Fairy Bell Sisters, an enchanting new chapter-book series. The books feature Tinker Bell’s little sisters and are a must-read for lovers of the Rainbow Fairies and Disney Fairies stories. Clara Bell, Golden Bell, Rosy Bell, Sylva Bell, and baby Squeak are fairy sisters who live on Sheepskerry Island. Usually Sylva and her sisters get along just fine—until the week of the Fairy Ball. Sylva has her heart set on going—

9780062228048 9780062228079 ROSY AND THE SECRET FRIEND: FAIRY BELL SISTERS #3: FAIRY BELL SISTER #2 GOLDEN AT THE FANCY(Soft Cover) DRESS PARTY (Soft Cover) MARGARET McNAMARA MARGARET McNAMARA HARPER COLLINS HARPER COLLINS S$5.90 S$5.90 Margaret McNamara tells the stories of Tinker Bell’s little sisters in her charming chapter-book series, the Fairy Bell Sisters. Readers of the Disney Fairies and Rainbow Fairies series will adore these magical fairy tales. In the second book in the series, Rosy and the Secret Friend, it’s summertime, and the island cottages are taken over by the Summer People. The fairies are supposed to stay in hiding, away from the big, scary humans. But one Summer Child, Louisa, is sick and lonely.

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For fans of Rainbow Magic Fairies and Disney Fairies comes the third book in the Fairy Bell Sisters, a magical and utterly charming chapter-book series about Tinker Bell's little sisters, by Margaret McNamara. In Golden at the Fancy-Dress Party, Goldie travels to the mainland for Queen Titania's annual fancy-dress competition.

9780062228109 FAIRY BELL SISTERS #4: CLARA AND THE MAGICAL CHARMS (Soft Cover) MARGARET McNAMARA HARPER COLLINS S$5.90

9780062267207 FAIRY BELL SISTERS #5: SYLVIA AND THE LOST TREASURE (Soft Cover) MARGARET McNAMARA HARPER COLLINS S$5.90

Aspiring young fairies who adore Rainbow Magic and Disney Fairies will delight in the fourth magical installment in Margaret McNamara's Fairy Bell Sisters series, about Tinker Bell's little sisters. All the fairies on Sheepskerry Island look up to Clara Bell. Clara can do anything, which is why the younger Bell sisters—Rosy, Goldie, Sylva, and Squeak—are so proud of her.

Readers of Disney Fairies, The Never Girls, and Rainbow Magic will absolutely love the fifth book in the Fairy Bell Sisters series by Margaret McNamara, a delightful chapter-book series about Tinker Bell's little sisters for kids ages 610. Springtime means springcleaning for the fairies of Sheepskerry Island. It also means getting to search for treasure in the jumble pile.


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9781472341136 DISNEY CINDERELLA TABBED PURSE BK (Soft Cover) PARRAGON S$11.90

9781472341129 DISNEY MINNIE BOWTIQUE TABBED PURSE BK (Cover) PARRAGON S$11.90

9781423189145 DISNEY JUNIOR ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ANIMATED CHARACTERS (Hard Cover) LITTLE BROWN US S$17.90

9781423178798 DISNEY PLANES : FIRE & RESCUE (READ-ALONG STORYBK & CD) (Soft Cover) LITTLE BROWN US S$9.90

Sparkle in style! Read the wonderful story about Cinderella’s purse, which is packed full of everything she needs! Carry this book with you wherever you go.

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From Ariel to Zurg, this jacketed hardcover guide features fun facts, tricky trivia, and cool quotes about over 150 Disney heroes (and villains!). Readers will also learn about the stars of the latest Disney and Disney*Pixar films, like Wreck-It Ralph, Frozen, The Good Dinosaur, and more! Plus the book jacket reverses to reveal a poster

Follow the thrilling adventures of Dusty Crophopper and all his pals in this exciting read-along. Complete with music, sound effects, and character voices, kids will love this new highflying story.

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9781484706541 DISNEY PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE DUSTY’S BIG JOB (Hard Copy) LITTLE BROWN US S$14.90

9781484706565 DISNEY READ ALONG & CD: CARS / PLANES: FLY-AND-DRIVE (Hard Cover) LITTLE BROWN US S$17.90

9781472346872 DISNEY TOY STORY 2 MAGICAL STORY W LENTICULAR (Hard Cover) PARRAGON S$7.90

Follow the thrilling adventures of Dusty Crophopper and all his pals in this exciting storybook. Plus, download the Planes Storybook Deluxe app!

This action-packed Read-Along Storybook and CD set includes four thrilling stories narrated with sound effects and character voices: Cars, Cars 2, Air Mater, and Planes. Plus, download a bonus read-along eBook: Planes: Fire and Rescue featuring character voices.

Relive the adventure of the hit film in this beautifully illustrated storybook. At 32 pages it's handily sized for a bedtime story or for developing readers. The 3Deffect lenticular cover image adds an eye-popping feature to your bookshelf!

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Planes: Fire & Rescue, in cinemas, 4 Sep 2014

9781472356536 DISNEY SOFIA THE FIRST: THE FLOATING PALACE (Hard Cover) CATHERINE HAPKA PARRAGON S$7.90 During her family vacation on a floating palace, Sofia befriends a mermaid, and through their friendship, helps save the mermaid's kingdom and brings their two worlds together. Based on the Disney Junior movie event featuring Princess Ariel.


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9780062187680 PINKALICIOUS: CRAZY HAIR DAY (Soft Cover) VICTORIA KANN HARPER COLLINS S$5.90

9781423194316 SOFIA THE FIRST PRINCESSES TO THE RESCUE! (Hard Cover) CATHERINE HAPKA PARRAGON S$9.90

9781472339430 BARBIE MAKE YOUR DREAM HOUSE (Soft Cover) PARRAGON S$15.90

9781472348395 PINKABELLA PARTY DRESS UP (Soft Copy) PARRAGON S$7.90

While visiting the Kingdom of Wei-Ling, James and Prince Jin set off to search for the legendary treasure of the Jade Jaguar but soon find themselves trapped in the jaguar's den. It's up to Sofia, Amber, Princess Jun, and a very special Disney Princess to rescue their families!

Press, build and play. No glue needed! With fabulous dream house and storybook.

Pinkabella and her friends love getting dressed up for parties it's just as much fun as going to them! Help them pick outfits for birthday parties, beach parties, fancy-dress parties and lots more! With over 200 outfit and accessory stickers.

Pinkalicious can't wait to show off her wacky hairdo for Crazy Hair Day, but disaster strikes when Rose shows up to class with the same hairstyle. Can Pinkalicious pull together a pinkamazinsg look at the last minute? #1 New York Times bestselling author Victoria Kann is back with this hair-sterical 8x8 storybook.

9781472356529 JAKE AND NEVER LAND PIRATES: MAMA HOOK KNOWS BEST (Hard Cover) SHARON OSBOURNE PARRAGON S$7.90

9780007425099 ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS: BEST LOVES CLASSICS (Soft Cover) EMMA CLARK HARPER COLLINS S$12.90

9780062075550 BBEARS’ GRADUATION DAY (Soft Cover) MIKE BERENSTAIN HARPER COLLINS S$5.90

9780007468386 MAX AND THE WON’T GO TO BED SHOW (Soft Cover) MARK SPERRING HARPER COLLINS S$11.90

Mama Hook reminisces about her great experiences sailing the Never Sea and the stories she told young James Hook when he was growing up. Written by Sharon Osbourne, the stories are reminiscent of familiar fables like "The Tortoise and the Hare," set in Jake and the Never Land Pirates' world of fun pirate playfulness and daring adventures.

The sequel to Alice in Wonderland. Step through the Looking-glass into a topsy-turvy, magical world in this gloriously illustrated picture book retelling of Lewis Carroll's enduring classic, from the highly-regarded, prize-winning illustrator of Blue Kangaroo and Melrose and Croc. A luxurious gift book that no child's library should be without! In this magnificent sequel to Alice in Wonderland, Alice walks through a mirror straight into the back-to-front Looking-glass Kingdom.

Celebrate graduation day with the Berenstain Bears! It's the end of the school year and Bear Country School is holding a graduation ceremony for all the students. This year, Brother and Sister will get to wear a cap and gown—and get a diploma. But what about Honey Bear? Will she be able to join in on the fun? Read along as the Berenstain Bears learn about the true meaning of the end of the school year.

A fabulously funny extravaganza conjured up by dynamic duo Mark Sperring and Sarah Warburton. Perfect for bedtime! Ladies and gentlemen! Boys and girls! Roll up, roll up, for Max the Magnificent and his world famous show: putting off bedtime for as long as possible! Cheer as he makes a cookie disappear (very slo-o-owly)! Gasp as he asks for ten bedtime stories (ye, ten)! Will the show go on all night, or will Max finally go

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9780552567770 FAIRY TALE HAIRDRESSER AND SNOW WHITE (Soft Cover) ABIE LONGSTAFF TRANSWORLD S$13.90 Another adventure for hairdresser extraordinaire Kittie Lacey. Snow White has fled from the palace and the wicked queen is on her trail. With the help of seven musical dwarves, a magic mirror and a dashing doctor prince, can Kittie Lacey save the day?

9781607107866 TOTALLY SEA CREATURES (Soft Cover) DANNY SCHATZ PERSEUS INTERNATIONAL S$35.90 With "Totally Sea Creatures" young oceanographers get a close look at sea creatures' parts and how they connect together. The book includes easy, stepby-step instructions and the pieces to build five different creatures: an orca, a giant squid, a sea horse, a hammerhead shark, and a giant spider crab. The world beneath the sea comes to life as kids build each creature, then read along and learn fascinating facts about their lives and what makes each sea creature unique.

9780062216274 RADIO ACTIVE: ALIEN IN MY POCKET #3 (Soft Cover) NATE BALL HARPER COLLINS S$6.90 This third book in the Alien in My Pocket series is the zaniest yet! Zack and Amp create a massive mishap in this hilarious story. Plus the book comes with a do-it-yourself science experiment. Nothing's been easy since Amp crash-landed his spaceship through Zack McGee's bedroom window. Now Amp has built a quantum radio to alert his commanders to call off the invasion of Earth. Unfortunately, instead of contacting Erdian Central Command, Amp's radio accidentally broadcasts Amp's messages all over Zack's hometown.

9781626860131 ANIMAL ADVENTURES: INSECTS & SPIDERS (Soft Cover) LORI C FROEB PERSEUS INTERNATIONAL S$38.90 Animal Adventures: Insects and Spiders takes budding bug enthusiasts deep into nature to discover the enormous world of creepy-crawly creatures around us. Young readers have fun while learning about their favorite bugs with colorful illustrations, fascinating facts about insects and spiders, and a detailed diorama.

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9780545646505 ALIEN ESCAPE: GS SPACEMICE #01 (Soft Cover) GERONIMO STILTON SCHOLASTIC S$9.40 An all-new Geronimo Stilton series spin-off, set in outer space! Meet Geronimo Stiltonix: He is a spacemouse -- the Geronimo Stilton of a parallel universe! He is captain of the spaceship MouseStar 1. While flying through the cosmos he visits distant planets and meets crazy aliens. His adventures are out of this world!

9780307931474 ESCAPE FROM MR. LEMONCELLO’S LIBRARY (Soft Cover) CHRIS GRABENSTEIN RANDOM HOUSE S$9.90 In this cross between "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" and "A Night in the Museum, " Agatha Award winner Chris Grabenstein uses rib-tickling humor to create the perfect tale for his quirky characters. Kyle Keeley is the class clown and a huge fan of all games--

9781607108825 PREDATORS: 3D EXPLORER (Soft Cover) BARBARA TAYLOR PERSEUS INTERNATIONAL S$32.90

9781607107767 ROBOTIC GORILLA (Soft Cover) PAUL BECK PERSEUS INTERNATIONAL S$44.90

Take a spectacular 3-D tour through the fascinating world of predators. Young explorers learn about the “mouthy” clouded leopard, the stalking habits of the tarsier, and how the world’s longest snake grabs its victims. The book includes five incredible pop-up scenes with seethrough layers and is illustrated with a rich diversity of habitats and predators, including a frozen forest in northern Asia, a dry, sandy semidesert in southwest Africa, and the warm waters off the northeast coast of Australia.

Moving from biology to technology, readers explore the worlds of gorillas and robots. For decades, scientists have looked to gorillas and other creatures for inspiration. The book teaches about gorilla behavior and anatomy, the design and development of robots, and what happens when scientists combine gorillas and robots. This complete kit to build a walking gorilla is sure to inspire young animal and robot enthusiasts.


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CHILDREN TITLES JUNE 2014 YOUNG CHILDREN

9781607109525 BUILD THE ROCKET (Soft Cover) IAN GRAHAM PERSEUS INTERNATIONAL S$35.90

9781626860094 ROLLER COSTER SCIENCE: SCIENTRIFFIC (Soft Cover) CHRIS OXLADE PERSEUS INTERNATIONAL S$26.90

9781626860070 OPTICAL ILLUSIONS: SCIENTRIFFIC (Soft Cover) JON KIRKWOOD PERSEUS INTERNATIONAL S$26.90

Build the Rocket takes young explorers out of this world to discover the thrilling science of rocket building. Budding space enthusiasts have fun while learning, examining spacecraft through colorful illustrations and fascinating facts about rockets. Finally, everything needed to build a model rocket from the ground up is included, ready to assemble at home or to take on the go.

Adventurous young learners will lose their marbles when they spend an afternoon with this fun set, all while learning some fascinating science along the way! Using a ball or marble and a small-scale ramp, children are introduced to amazing principles of physics like gravity, momentum, velocity, acceleration, friction, and centripetal force. A unique kit that introduce budding scientists to the fields of physics and engineering,

A mind-blowing adventure into the world of optical illusions, this fascinating kit is a terrific way to get children excited about the brain and neuroscience. Scientriffic: Optical Illusions introduces amazing facts and astonishing examples of how the brain works with the sense of sight to create phenomena like blind spots, filling in the blank, mystery movements, seeing the invisible, and so much more.

9780007560882 FANCY NANCY AND THE WEDDING OF THE CENTURY (Soft Copy) JANE O’CONNER HARPER COLLINS S$11.90 Fancy Nancy is back in this magical new story about little girls' favourite dolls...and not so favourite little sisters! When Fancy Nancy's little sister JoJo gives Nancy's favourite doll a tattoo, Fancy Nancy is livid (that's fancy for tres angry and upset)! Even worse, it's in permanent marker - that means it will NEVER come off! When Mum suggests a fancy doll party to make Nancy feel better, Nancy is excited to accept.

PRE-TEENS

9780062269546 FANCY NANCY: SAND CASTLES AND SAND PALACES (Soft Cover) JANE O’ CONNER HARPER COLLINS S$6.90

9780007260454 DEMONATA #09: DARK CALLING, RE-ISSUE (Soft Copy) DARREN SHAN HARPER COLLINS S$11.90

9780007260362 DEMONATA #10: HELLS HEROES, RE-ISSUE (Soft Copy) DARREN SHAN HARPER COLLINS S$11.90

9780062102669 SURVIVORS #03: DARKNESS FALLS (Soft Cover) ERIN HUNTER HARPER COLLINS S$10.90

Join Fancy Nancy on a trip to the beach in New York Times bestselling team Jane O'Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser's 8x8 picture book, complete with a fabulous set of stickers. In Fancy Nancy: Sand Castles and Sand Palaces, Nancy spends the day at the beach with her friends. They build the most magnificent sand palace imaginable! But when the tide comes in, what will happen to their beautiful creation?

Events take an unexpected turn in this ninth awesome foray into the worlds of the Demonata...The Disciples are being manipulated by beings older than time. Only Kernel Fleck knows that something is wrong. But he is in the grip of a creature who cares nothing for the fate of humanity. Voices are calling to him from the darkness and he's powerless to resist.

The final dramatic conclusion to Darren Shan's international phenomenon, The Demonata. Expect the unexpected...Beranabus and Dervish are gone. Bec has formed an unholy alliance with Lord Loss. Kernel is blind, held on Earth against his will. Grubbs is mad with grief and spinning out of control. The demons are crossing. The Disciples are falling. The Shadow is waiting. Welcome to the end.

Erin Hunter, the #1 nationally bestselling author of the Warriors and Seekers series, is back with book three in the action-packed, New York Times bestselling Survivors animal fantasy series, which Kirkus Reviews called "wild and wonderful adventure" in a starred review.

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CHILDREN TITLES MAY 2014 PRE-TEENS

9781783440863 THE BOY ON THE PORCH (Soft Cover) SHARON CREECH TRANSWORLD S$11.90

A young couple wakes up to find a strange boy asleep on their porch. At first they don't expect him to stay, but stay he does, and as the couple's connection to him grows, the three of them blossom into an unlikely family. But where has he come from and to whom does he belong?

TEENS

9780007531882 HOW HARRY RIDDLES MADE A MEGA-AMAZING ZOMBIE MOVIE: SHOUTY KID #1 (Soft Cover) SIMON MAYLE HARPER COLLINS S$11.90 Meet the funniest kid in fiction! Hi there My name is Harry Riddles and I am ten years old which my mum says is too young to have problems but she is WRONG. Firstly, my dad lost his job which means the Riddles family might fall off something called the fiscal cliff and I need money to make my megaamazing zombie movie.

9780007541225 PERFECT RUIN (INTERNMENT CHRONICLES #1) (Soft Cover) LAUREN DESTEFANO HARPER COLLINS S$12.90

9780007569908 SHADOWMAGIC TRILOGY (Soft Cover) JOHN LENAHAN HARPER COLLINS S$16.90

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Chemical Garden trilogy: On the floating city of Internment, you can be anything you dream. Unless you approach the edge. Morgan Stockhour knows getting too close to the edge of Internment, the floating city in the clouds where she lives, can lead to madness. Even though her older brother, Lex, was a Jumper, Morgan vows never to end up like him.

A Lord of the Rings for the 21st century. Only a lot shorter. And funnier. And completely different. The complete Shadowmagic trilogy. Including Shadowmagic, Prince of Hazel and Oak and Sons of Macha. Shadowmagic is a fantasy adventure for young adults (although grown ups will like it too). Written by one of the most popular magicians in the country it brings a fresh approach to the genre and will have a broad appeal beyond the fantasy sections.

YOUNG ADULT

9780062347046 DOROTHY MUST DIE (Soft Cover) DANIEL PAIGE TRANSWORLD S$16.90

9780857533500 HEXED (Soft Cover) MICHELLE KRYS TRANSWORLD S$19.90

9780007569960 SLEEP NO MORE (Soft Cover) APRILYNNE PIKE HARPER COLLINS S$12.90

9780007569922 WICKED GAMES #1 (Soft Cover) SEAN OLIN HARPER COLLINS S$12.90

I didn't ask for any of this. I didn't ask to be some kind of hero. But when your whole life gets swept up by a tornado—taking you with it—you have no choice but to go along, you know? Sure, I've read the books. I've seen the movies. I know the song about the rainbow and the happy little blue birds. But I never expected Oz to look like this. To be a place where Good Witches can't be trusted, Wicked Witches may just be the good guys, and winged monkeys can be executed for acts of rebellion. There's still the yellow brick road, though—but even that's crumbling. What happened?

If high school is all about social status, Indigo Blackwood has it made. Sure, her quirky mom owns an occult shop, and a nerd just won’t stop trying to be her friend, but Indie is a popular cheerleader with a football-star boyfriend and a social circle powerful enough to ruin everyone at school. Who wouldn’t want to be her?...

'Inception' meets 'The Body Finder' in this dark thriller from No. 1 New York Times bestselling author Aprilynne Pike - perfect for fans of Kelley Armstrong, Alyson Noel and Kimberly Derting. Charlotte Westing has a gift. She is an Oracle and has the ability to tell the future. Not that it does her much good. Instead of using their miraculous powers, Oracles are told to fight their visions - to refrain from interfering…

Hot weather, hot guys, hot girls - hot drama! Good guy Carter is about to find out that hell has no fury like an ex-girlfriend scorned...Carter and Lilah seem like the perfect It Couple - sexy, beautiful and madly in love - but their relationship is about to brutally unravel before everyone's eyes in Dream Point, Florida. Carter has always been a good guy, and while Lilah has a troubled past, she's been a loyal girlfriend…

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