The local youth club are putting an under-elevens squad together – and Dal, Chris, Abs and Jason are determined to be picked.They know they’re the best players in their school – but what if that isn’t good enough and they don’t make the team? Dal knows he’d be gutted if his mates made it and he didn’t . . . Then once the team is picked, they have to do the business on the pitch – go out and win! And their coach has a couple of surprise new players to help the team . . .
Cato Hopkins is the youngest member of Mother Hopkins’s ‘family’ – a group of skilled fraudsters and pickpockets. There’s Addy, who can become a very convincing boy when she needs to; the beautiful Bella, who can charm any rich young man out of his fortune; Sam, an escaped slave and Cato himself, a young boy, who Mother Hopkins has taught everything she knows.
But old age is slowing Mother Hopkins down, and she wants to carry out one last con, a con to outdo all the cons that have gone before. And so the gang set about bringing ruin upon Captain Walker, a proud and cruel slave captain, who deserves to be taught a lesson or two . . .
Follow one little witch as she tries to cast spells on some innocent woodland creatures. Each time she tries a bad spell, the witch gets an itch that sends her spells off in all sorts of unexpected directions…
Discover the solution to the mystery of Little Witch’s itch in this wickedly witty rhyming read.
Andi is basketball mad, but everyone says she's too short and besides, she can't find anybody to play with. Then she hears her long lost brother is coming to London – and that he's tall and loves basketball.
But when he turns up, he's an eight foot GIANT. In the Philippines, they think he's magic and that he'll protect them from earthquakes. But how's he going to do that from London?
But never fear, Scruffy Bear has all kinds of ingenious ideas about how to keep them safe!