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1788005333
Book:Little bird lands; Karen McCombie; illustrated by Jasu Hu:2020 Little bird lands; Karen McCombie; illustrated by Jasu Hu
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Author: MacCombie, Karen
Author: Hu, Jasu
Year: 2020
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: JF
Category: Fiction
Publisher: Nosy Crow, 2020
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9781788005333
Notes:
Little Bird has landed in America, far from her home in Scotland and far from the danger that stalked her family. But the new world holds new perils, and soon she's on the run again. From the teeming streets of New York to the prairies of the west, Little Bird holds tight to secrets and dreams of freedom. Then, on her journey, she comes face-to-face with an unwelcome ghost from the past.
Series: Little Bird's Adventures
Additional information: 236 pages, map (black and white), 20 cm, pbk
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Year: 2014
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Puffin
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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1407131850
Book:Crushes, cliques and the cool school trip:2012
Author: MacCombie, Karen
Year: 2012
Language: English
Type: Book
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
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1407131869
Book:Hassles, heart-pings! and sad, happy endings:2012
Author: MacCombie, Karen
Year: 2012
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Scholastic
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Originally published: London: Scholastic Children's, 2004 Ally is shocked when she finds out that her best mate Sandie is moving away and even more shocked to find that Linn is considering going to university miles away from home. She's only just got her mum back and now everyone else seems to want to leave. Apart from Billy, that is.
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Author: Harbour, Kate
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
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1781128162
Book:The lost diary of Sami Star:2018
Author: MacCombie, Karen
Author: Kear, Katie
Year: 2018
Language: English
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
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Author: MacCombie, Karen
Year: 2019
Language: English
Type: Book
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
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Book:The girl with the sunshine smile:2020:[New edition]
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Language: English
Type: Book
Edition: [New edition]
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
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Book:Candy girl:2015
Author: MacCombie, Karen
Author: Secheret, Jessica
Year: 2015
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
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Book:Sweetness and lies:2015
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Author: Secheret, Jessica
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Physical or Electronic: Physical
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64 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0141344563
Book:Angels like me:2015
Author: MacCombie, Karen
Year: 2015
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Puffin
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Riley's new neighbours are different. Colourful and sparkly, they stand out. It's not just their names or how they dress - there's something magical about them. And since they arrived there have been loads of strange coincidences. Who are these new girls and what's with all the glitter?
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