By Mij Kelly
Illustrated by Nick Maland
- Sweet Pea and Boogaloo are walking and talking through the forest one day. When Swea Pea stops and suddenly asks: ‘Giants! Do they look like you and me? Except bigger?’
- And so begins a discussion about what giants are… until Boogaloo discovers that giants are not at all how he has imagined them!
- An original and timely story about the nature of stereoptyes and jumping to conclusions.
Publsihed by Hachette Children’s Books
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By Frank Cottrell Boyce
- A tall story from Carnegie Medal-winning Frank Cottrell Boyce.
- Liam is too big for his boots. And his football strip. And his school blazer. But being super-sized height-wise has its advantages: he’s the only eleven-year-old to ever ride the G-force defying Cosmic rollercoaster – or be offered the chance to drive a Porsche.
- Long-legged Liam makes a giant leap for boy-kind by competing with a group of adults for the chance to go into space. Is Liam the best boy for the job?
- Sometimes being big isn’t all about being a grown-up.
Published by MacMillan
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