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BOOK OF THE MONTH
CHANGE: HOW TO MAKE BIG THINGS HAPPEN
Damon Centola
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'A remarkable and important guide to effecting change in our individual lives,...(+)

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Indigo's Star
Hilary McKay

Classification : Others
Pub Date : Sep 03, 2009
Imprint : Hodder Children's Books
Page Extent : 272
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780340989050
Price : 399

About the book
Indigo's going back to school after a long bout of glandular fever. He's not looking forward to it, as he knows the bullies will be waiting for him. But he's determined to stand on his own two feet - so when Saffy and Sarah break up a fight in the boys' bathroom, he's furious. Until he meets Tom. Tom is over from the States for a term, staying with his gran while his family sort out their own problems back home. He loves music and joking and is unfazed by the bullies. He helps Indigo to challenge his fears, and in doing so is absorbed into the crazy Casson family and finds some answers of his own. Rose adores him and is determined to help him get the guitar he's been eyeing in the local music shop - but her attempts to help end in disaster, leaving only one way out: Daddy needs to come back from London to the home (and wife) he's been neglecting. Rose couldn't have an ulterior motive, could she?>

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Hilary McKay
Hilary McKay won the Guardian Children`s award with her first novel, The Exiles. Her subsequent work has achieved recognition - The Exiles at Home won the Smarties Prize, whilst Saffy`s Angel, the fir...(+)
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Binny for Short (HB)
Caddy Ever After (PB)
Caddy's World (PB)
Casson Family 01: Saffy's Angel (PB)
Casson Family 02: Indigo's Star (PB)
Casson Family 04: Caddy Ever After (PB)
Casson Family 05: Forever Rose (PB)
Casson Family 06 : Caddy's World (HB)
Cold Enough For Snow (PB)
Echo In The Chimney (PB)
Forever Rose (HB)
Indigo's Star (AA)
Keeping Cotton Tail (PB)
Keeping Cotton Tail (PB)
Permanent Rose (AA)
Permanent Rose (PB)
Practically Perfect (PB)
Saffy's Angel (PB)
Saffy's Angel (AA)
Saffy's Angel (AA)
The Amber Cat (PB)
The Birthday Wish (PB)
The Exiles (PB)
The Exiles At Home (PB)
The Exiles In Love (PB)
The Surprise Party (PB)
Wishing for Tomorrow: The sequel to The Little Princess (PB)