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Sophie's Squeaky Surprise by Holly Webb
Scholastic ISBN 9781407154329

Sophie isn't happy about moving away from home especially to a new country and a new school where the children aren't very nice to her. But when she meets Josephine, a friendly and very furry guinea pig, she learns to stand up to the mean children at school. With her super new friend and with all the delights that living in Paris brings, will Sophie be able to settle into her exciting new life? This warm and funny story is complemented by lovely illustrations. It is a great book for newly confident readers or for reading together.

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Claude Going for Gold by Alex T Smith
Hodder ISBN 9781444926484

Claude and his best friend Sir Bobblysock are off on their latest adventure. They discover a special competition at the local sports centre and are tremendously excited, even more so when they are asked to take part but this might not be as simple as they first thought. When some thieves try to steal the Gold Cup, can Claude run fast enough to catch them? Here is another super book in the Claude series, brilliantly written and illustrated by this extremely talented author / illustrator. It is action-packed and humorous from start to finish.

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