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Bella Donna: Too Many Spells by Ruth Symes
Piccadilly Press ISBN 9781848121355

Bella Donna has finally found her Forever Family in the form of the adorable Lilith. As well as working hard at school, Bella has to work hard at learning spells as she is a young witch and has entered the Spell-Casting Contest! But some rather odd things happen at school that make Bella doubt her magical powers. Here is another sparkling story about Bella Donna and her Forever Family. It is beautifully written and illustrated with a wonderful mixture of magic and mystery.

 
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The Devilís Triangle by Mark Robson
Simon and Schuster ISBN 9781847389787

Every summer Sam and Niamh Cutler return to their second home in Florida with their father. But the holidays are overshadowed by the haunting memory of the twins' mother who disappeared nine years previously, particularly as their father Matt is obsessed with discovering what really happened to her. Sam and his friend Callum take Matt's boat out fishing and unwittingly start a series of terrifying events with mysterious consequences. Are they too going to fall victim to the Bermuda Triangle? With its exotic setting and complex plot this page-turner of a book is at the same time entertaining and thrilling. It is a great read for boys and girls alike.

 
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