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              The Silver Hand

              The Silver Hand (Paperback)

              By Deary, Terry

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              This brand new, thrilling adventure from bestselling 'Horrible Histories' author Terry Deary brings the closing days of the First World War to life. Perfect for fans of Michael Morpurgo and John Boyne. It's 1918 and the Great War is entering its final phase. In northern France, y...oung Aimee has just found out that her mother is part of a spy network working with the British. After reluctantly befriending Marius, a German boy who has been left behind by his countrymen, she must try to help him get back behind German lines while evading a traitor she has helped to discover. This page-turning adventure sheds new light on the First World War and will have readers gripped from start to finish.
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              ISBN 9781472929488
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2018
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Flashbacks
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              Secret of the Oracle: An Ancient Greek Mystery

              Secret of the Oracle: An Ancient Greek Mystery (Paperback)

              By Pirotta, Saviour

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              Do not be afraid of them. They are both child-men and they have nothing but goodness in their hearts. The goddess has sent them your rescue... Delphi, 434 BC Nico and Thrax are back, for another adventure in ancient Greece. Their master has brought them to Delphi, to seek guidanc...e from the great oracle. But between the the majestic hills of the sacred city, a sinister plot has been formed, and a farmer's daughter has gone missing. Can Nico and Thrax solve the clues, save the girl and lift the curse of the harpies? Join Nico and Thrax for a mysterious adventure set in ancient Greece.
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              ISBN 9781472940162
              Released NZ 1 Dec 2017
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Flashbacks
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              Pirates of Poseidon: An Ancient Greek Mystery

              Pirates of Poseidon: An Ancient Greek Mystery (Paperback)

              By Pirotta, Saviour

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              A thrilling mix of Sherlock Holmes and Ancient Greece from bestselling author Saviour Pirotta, with stunning illustrations from up-and-coming illustrator Freya Hartas. This exciting adventure will have readers gripped from start to finish. When scribe Nico and his perceptive frie...nd Thrax travel with their master to the island of Aegina, the boys are once again faced with a mystery. A merchant is seeking a valuable ring that was stolen from him, so he can avoid a curse. But on the seas around one of the richest islands in the world lurks a pirate with a golden mask, who is also in pursuit of the ring. Can Nico and Thrax follow the clues, rescue the ring and escape from the pirates of Poseidon? This dramatic and mysterious tale is packed with wonderful characters and insight into the daily life of the ancient Greeks, a required topic in the KS2 History curriculum. Perfect for fans of the Roman Mysteries, or anyone interested in ancient Greece.
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              ISBN 9781472940209
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2018
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Flashbacks
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              Shield Maiden

              Shield Maiden (Paperback)

              By Hill, Stuart

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              Can Aethelflaed the Saxon princess succeed in becoming a shield maiden? Flashbacks offer dramatic stories set in key moments on history.

              ISBN 9781472918628
              Released NZ 26 Oct 2016
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Flashbacks
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              Warrior Heroes: The Pharaoh's Charioteer

              Warrior Heroes: The Pharaoh's Charioteer (Paperback)

              By Hulme-Cross, Benjamin

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              In this fantastic fictional story, historical fact and action packed fiction combine together. Travel back in time with Arthur and Finn and change the course of history.

              ISBN 9781472925893
              Released NZ 22 Feb 2017
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              The Golden Horsemen of Baghdad

              The Golden Horsemen of Baghdad (Paperback)

              By Pirotta, Saviour; Illustrated by Hartas, Freya

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              Written by bestselling author Saviour Pirotta, this fast-paced story is set in the Islamic Golden Age when Baghdad was the largest and most dazzling city in the world. Perfect for fans of thrilling adventure. Thirteen-year-old Jabir is hoping to save his family from being made ho...meless by finding work in Baghdad. Famished after his long journey to the city, Jabir is caught stealing bread and sent to prison. Luckily, one of the guards there notices that he has a gift for carving wooden models and he is released on the orders of the grand caliph Harun al Rashid himself. In return Jabir must carve twelve golden horsemen, a gift from the caliph to the emperor Charlemagne. But someone is determined to stop Jabir from completing the work and he will stop at nothing, not even arson, to achieve his aim. Can Jabir and his friend Yasmina finish the horsemen or will Jabir be sent back to prison? This exciting and readable adventure story is packed with great characters and insight into Islamic civilisation and the historic culture of the Middle East circa AD 900, a period which is now studied in the National Curriculum. The Flashbacks series offers dramatic stories set in key moments of history, perfect for introducing children to historical topics.
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              ISBN 9781472955999
              Released NZ 10 Jan 2019
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              A Slip in Time

              A Slip in Time (Paperback)

              By Pearson, Maggie

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              Jack Farthing has just nipped out to his grandad's local supermarket in central London when he is accosted by a young roadsweeper in the fog. Jack is quickly drawn into the dangerous world of Victorian street urchins. He even gets to meet a certain Dr Watson

              ISBN 9781408115053
              Released NZ 23 Aug 2010
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age Children
              Series Flashbacks
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              Mark of the Cyclops: An Ancient Greek Mystery

              Mark of the Cyclops: An Ancient Greek Mystery (Paperback)

              By Pirotta, Saviour

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              It seems you have a talent for solving problems. I believe Gaia is innocent. Find the real culprit and I'll pay you in gold... Athens, 434 BC. Nico's new friend Thrax has a strange knack of figuring things out. And when a valuable wedding vase is broken Thrax's special skills mig...ht just come in useful. Can the boys prove that slave girl Gaia is innocent, and discover what the mark of the cyclops means? Join Nico and Thrax for a mysterious adventure set in ancient Greece.
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              ISBN 9781472934147
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2017
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Flashbacks
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              Warrior Heroes: The Spartan's March

              Warrior Heroes: The Spartan's March (Paperback)

              By Hulme-Cross, Benjamin

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              In this fantastic fictional story, historical fact and action packed fiction combine together. Travel back in time with Arthur and Finn and change the course of history.

              ISBN 9781472925923
              Released NZ 22 Feb 2017
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 9-11 years
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              Winter of the Wolves: The Anglo-Saxon Age is Dawning
               

              Winter of the Wolves: The Anglo-Saxon Age is Dawning (Paperback)

              By Bradman, Tony

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              The history and partnership of the Angles and Saxons are explored in this thrilling adventure about the trials and tribulations of their settlement in Britain. Written by bestselling author Tony Bradman, this coming of age tale is perfect for fans of Rosemary Sutcliff and will ha...ve readers gripped from start to finish. Oslaf works hard to prove his worth in the village: he labours on the farm, he trains as a warrior and he is slowly finding his place in the community. But when the Chieftain makes the decision to move the village across the sea to the great new land of Britannia, suddenly the Britons are a greater threat than Oslaf's rivalry with the Chieftain's son, Wermund. Can the Angles and the Saxons defeat the Britons? And will Oslaf be as brave as the hero in the tale of Beowulf? This exciting and dramatic story is packed with great characters and insight into the Angles' migration, settlement and partnership with the Saxons in 6th century Britain. The Flashbacks series offers dramatic stories set in key moments of history, perfect for introducing children to historical topics.
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              ISBN 9781472953780
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2019
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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