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Dixie O’Day and the Haunted House by Shirley Hughes & Clara Vulliamy
Red Fox ISBN 9781782950059

Dixie and Percy are off on another holiday - this time they are going camping. Putting the tent up proves quite a challenge but finally it is ready, complete with sleeping bags and wood laid for a campfire outside. Soon trouble arrives in more ways than one so they decide to abandon the campsite and head for the spooky dilapidated house they passed earlier. What will the brave twosome find when the door creaks open? Here is another action-packed adventure in this super series, ideal for boys and girls reading on their own or reading together.

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Claude: Lights! Camera! Action! by Alex T Smith
Hodder ISBN 9781444926477

When Claude starts bouncing on his trampoline he never knows where he is going to land. His latest adventure involves a giant gorilla in a dressing gown, drinking a cup of tea. Claude decides to investigate, naturally with his best friend Sir Bobblysock, and discovers an amazing film set in Waggy Avenue. Not long after their arrival disaster strikes and the film director has to find two understudies. Will Claude and Sir Bobblysock be able to help? This laugh-out-loud story is as funny as all Claude's adventures and as always is complemented by brilliant illustrations.

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