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Genie in a Trap by Ciaran Murtagh
Piccadilly ISBN 9781848123120

Jamie is very excited when his genie friend Balthazar invites him back to Lampville to be the guest of honour at the Genie Academy party - but things are not always what they seem! Will Jamie be able to extricate himself from this dangerous trap? And can he and his friends survive lightning bolts, a landslide and a fire-breathing dragon among other things? This is the latest hilarious adventure in this magical series. Boys and girls will be rolling with laughter as they devour this fantastic page-turner of a book.

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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Over the Moon by Frank Cottrell Boyce
Macmillan ISBN 9780230757752

There are amazing goings-on in London with Big Ben hurtling across the city like a rocket, Little Harry going missing and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang being stolen. At times of national emergencies such as these, even the Queen has to get involved. With a trip to the moon and a fiendish criminal around, there's plenty of action in this story about the world's most famous car. This incredible story with fantastic illustrations will entertain readers young and old. Fasten your seat-belts and prepare for the fun in this magical time-travelling adventure!

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