TOP 40

Have you ever wondered what all the other schools are buying for their libraries? 

Here’s a sneak preview to our top 40 best-selling titles of 2020:

1 Can You See Me?

With diary entries written by eleven-year-old Libby Scott, based on her own experiences of autism, this pioneering book, written in collaboration with esteemed author Rebecca Westcott, has been widely..

ATOS Book Level: 5.6

Point Level: 11.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

2 Ghost Boys

This was one of my most anticipated 2018 books and I was not disappointed. A must read." -Angie Thomas, No. 1 New York Times bestselling author of The Hate U Give'tender, timely ... sur..

ATOS Book Level: 3.0

Point Level: 3.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

3 Mortal Engines

 The first book in the award-winning MORTAL ENGINES quartet. In a dangerous future, huge motorized cities hunt, attack and fight each other for survival. As London pursues a small town, young ap..

ATOS Book Level: 6.6

Point Level: 13.0

£7.99 £3.99 Ex Tax: £3.99

4 The Explorer *Costa Book Awards Winner*

From his seat in the tiny aeroplane, Fred watches as the mysteries of the Amazon jungle pass by below him. He has always dreamed of becoming an explorer, of making history and of reading his name amon..

ATOS Book Level: 4.5

Point Level: 9.0

£7.99 £3.99 Ex Tax: £3.99

5 Wildspark: A Ghost Machine Adventure

Winner of the Blue Peter Book Awards 2020.A mind-bending adventure from the author of Brightstorm!A year after the death of her older brother, Prue Haywood's family is still shattered b..

ATOS Book Level: 5.6

Point Level: 11.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

6 Malamander

Nobody visits Eerie-on-Sea in the winter. Especially not when darkness falls and the wind howls around Maw Rocks and the wreck of the battleship Leviathan, where even now some swear they have seen the..

ATOS Book Level: 4.8

Point Level: 8.0

£7.99 £3.99 Ex Tax: £3.99

7 The Night Bus Hero

The boy's an absolute menace.''He's a bully. A lost cause!''Why can't he be more like his sister?'I've been getting into trouble for as long I can remember. Usually I don't mind 'cos some of my best, ..

ATOS Book Level: 5.3

Point Level: 8.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

8 Over The Line

A stunning new edition of Tom Palmer's bestselling novel based on the true story of WWI war hero and footballing legend Jack Cock. It's the proudest moment of Jack's life his debut as a professional f..

ATOS Book Level: 4.3

Point Level: 3.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

9 RICK

This title is not suitable for primary age children due to inappropriate content.

Rick's never questioned much.He's tagged along with his best friend Jeff, even when Jeff's acted like a bully.He's let his Dad joke with him about girls, even though it makes him feel uncomfortable.Ev..

ATOS Book Level: 5.1

Point Level: 5.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

10 The Boy At the Back of the Class **Blue Peter Book Award Winner**

Also Waterstones Children's Book Prize Winner 2019. Told with heart and humour, The Boy at the Back of the Class is a child's perspective on the refugee crisis, highlighting the importance of fri..

ATOS Book Level: 5.4

Point Level: 9.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

11 D-Day Dog

Jack can't wait for the school trip to the D-Day landing beaches. It's his chance to learn more about the war heroes he has always admired - brave men like his dad, who is a reserve soldier. But when ..

ATOS Book Level: 4.2

Point Level: 3.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

12 Perils in Paris

ALL ABOARD THE TRAIN TO PARIS!It’s 1911, and the young detectives of TAYLOR & ROSE are turning their talents to ESPIONAGE.On a case for the mysterious SECRET SERVICE BUREAU, the daring MISS SOPHIE..

ATOS Book Level: 6.9

Point Level: 11.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

13 The Star Outside My Window

'I've always wanted to be a Star Hunter. But I don't want to be the kind that looks for old stars that have already been burning for millions of years. I want to find the brand new ones - the ones tha..

ATOS Book Level: 5.3

Point Level: 9.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

14 Roman Diary: The Journal of IlIona

The year is AD 102 and Iliona, an educated Greek girl, has been orphaned and sold as a slave in Rome. Apart from her beloved diary, she hasn't a friend in the world... But the family she works for are..

ATOS Book Level: 6.1

Point Level: 2.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

15 Darkwhispers: A Brightstorm Adventure

The thrilling sequel to the acclaimed BRIGHTSTORM: A SKY SHIP ADVENTURE. The Brightstorm twins are back for another adventure! Eudora Vane has organized an explorer fleet to search the last known dest..

ATOS Book Level: 5.6

Point Level: 11.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

16 The Girl who Speaks Bear

Written with passion and compassion, Anderson s talent as a weaver of magic and creator of evocative landscapes is growing with every book - The Daily MailEnchanting story - The Daily TelegraphThey ca..

ATOS Book Level: 5.2

Point Level: 10.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

17 The House of Clouds

Tabby's fed up. Fed up with losing her best friend and fed up that Grandad has come to stay. Grandad's always telling the same old silly, made-up stories and now Tabby has to walk his smelly dog Buste..

ATOS Book Level: 4.2

Point Level: 2.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

18 The Boxer

This title is not suitable for primary age children due to inappropriate content.

Told over the course of the ten rounds of his first fight, this is the story of amateur boxer Sunny. A seventeen year old feeling isolated and disconnected in the city he's just moved to, Sunny joins ..

ATOS Book Level: 4.0

Point Level: 10.0

£7.99 £3.99 Ex Tax: £3.99

19 Armistice Runner

 Lily has lots of worries. She's struggling to compete in her fell-running races and, worse, she's losing her gran to Alzheimer's. But then she discovers her great-great-grandfather's diaries fro..

ATOS Book Level: 4.0

Point Level: 3.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

20 De Bruyne

Kevin de Bruyne is arguably Manchester City's best player. This is the story of how the young Belgian rose through the ranks, worked hard despite the difficulties he faced along the way, and showed co..

ATOS Book Level: 5.4

Point Level: 4.0

£5.99 £2.99 Ex Tax: £2.99

21 The Somerset Tsunami

A sinking boat.A girl in disguise.A disappearing sea.When Fortune Sharpe carves a boat from a tree with her beloved brother, Gem, she's only having a bit of fun. But now is not the time for a girl to ..

ATOS Book Level: 4.9

Point Level: 7.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

22 Vote for Effie

Join Effie Kostas as she fights to become Student Council President in her new school. With a campaign team of loveable misfits, she tackles the truly important subjects: gender imbalance, outdated sc..

ATOS Book Level: 5.4

Point Level: 8.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

23 De Gea

David De Gea is the Spanish superstar who earned a dream move to Manchester United and proved himself to be their best goalkeeper since the legendary Peter Schmeichel. David has had to face the pressu..

ATOS Book Level: 5.1

Point Level: 4.0

£5.99 £2.99 Ex Tax: £2.99

24 The Year We Fell From Space

Other planets in her solar system: Her dad who has drifted and is keeping secrets. Her mum, who is not imploding, like everyone expects. And her sister, who seems in a galaxy of her own.Can Liberty sa..

ATOS Book Level: 3.7

Point Level: 7.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

25 Asha & The Spirit Bird **Costa Children's Winner 2019**

Asha lives in the foothills of the Himalayas. Money is tight and she misses her papa who works in the city. When he suddenly stops sending his wages, a ruthless moneylender ransacks their home andher ..

ATOS Book Level: 5.3

Point Level: 8.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

26 Tom Gates Epic Adventure

The brand new hilarious and fully-illustrated instalment of the bestselling Tom Gates series! Having two sets of grandparents is turning out to be very good for me. The Wrinklies are keen on giving pr..

ATOS Book Level: 3.9

Point Level: 3.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

27 Galaxy Football Cup

Join the intrepid Galaxy Warriors Jet, Tip and Boo Hoo on their quest to save the universe from destructive baddies Lord and Lady Evil and Dr Y.In Galaxy Football Cup, Tip can't believe his luck ..

ATOS Book Level: 1.4

Point Level: 0.5

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

28 Owen And The Soldier

A crumbling stone soldier sits on a bench in the park. Only Owen understands how important he is. At home, Owen and his mum are struggling and there's nobody he can talk to. Hidden away in the park, O..

ATOS Book Level: 4.3

Point Level: 2.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

29 The Wizards Of Once: Knock Three Times

Wish and Xar are outlaws on the run, hunted by Warriors, Wizards and worst of all by WITCHES ...Can they find the ingredients for the spell to get rid of Witches before the Kingwitch gets his talons o..

ATOS Book Level: 6.6

Point Level: 9.0

£7.99 £3.99 Ex Tax: £3.99

30 Noodle the Doodle

Someone new is joining the class at Wigley Primary ... He's got four legs, a big bark and shaggy golden curls! Nora, Lou, Marty, Josh and the other children love having Noodle the Doodle at school. He..

ATOS Book Level: 3.4

Point Level: 1.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

31 Brightstorm

 Twins Arthur and Maudie Brightstorm receive word in Lontown that their famous explorer father has died in a failed attempt to reach the southernmost point in the world. Not only that, but he has..

ATOS Book Level: 5.5

Point Level: 9.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

32 Goodnight Mister Tom

"I must be good, he whispered urgently.  I must be good"When the Second World War breaks out, young Willie Beech is evacuated to the countryside.  A sad, deprived child, he slowly begins to ..

ATOS Book Level: 5.1

Point Level: 13.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

33 Oliver Twist (Real Reads)

Real Reads are retellings of great literature from around the world, each fitted into a 64-page book. Our books make classic stories, dramas and histories available to intelligent young readers as a b..

ATOS Book Level: 5.0

Point Level: 1.0

£5.99 £2.99 Ex Tax: £2.99

34 The Day I Was Erased

The brand new read-in-one-sitting mystery from the author of unforgettable bestseller The Goldfish Boy. Eleven-year-old Maxwell is always, always in trouble. Roaming the town with his belove..

ATOS Book Level: 4.5

Point Level: 9.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

35 Space Pirates

Join the intrepid Galaxy Warriors Jet, Tip and Boo Hoo on their quest to save the universe from destructive baddies Lord and Lady Evil and Dr Y.In Space Pirates, Jet and Tip get a new command fro..

ATOS Book Level: 1.4

Point Level: 0.5

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

36 Robot Rampage

Join the intrepid Galaxy Warriors Jet, Tip and Boo Hoo on their quest to save the universe from destructive baddies Lord and Lady Evil and Dr Y.In Robot Rampage, when Boo Hoo malfunctions, Jet an..

ATOS Book Level: 1.4

Point Level: 0.5

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

37 Jenny's Choice

A ghostly voice promises to help Karam, a new immigrant to the UK, deal with the bully at school. But there is a price to pay in this chilling thriller that's not for the faint-hearted ... A brilliant..

ATOS Book Level: 1.8

Point Level: 0.5

£5.99 £2.99 Ex Tax: £2.99

38 Serafina and the Black Cloak

Venture into the spooky world of Serafina and the Black Cloak - the New York Times bestselling magical mystery adventure for children"Never go into the forest, for there are many dangers there, and th..

ATOS Book Level: 5.9

Point Level: 11.0

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

39 Web World

Join the intrepid Galaxy Warriors Jet, Tip and Boo Hoo on their quest to save the universe from destructive baddies Lord and Lady Evil and Dr Y.In Web World, he goodies intercept a distress signal and..

ATOS Book Level: 1.5

Point Level: 0.5

£6.99 £3.50 Ex Tax: £3.50

40 The Black Flamingo

This title is not suitable for primary age children due to inappropriate content.

This is not about being ready, it's not even about being fierce, or fearless, IT'S ABOUT BEING FREE.Michael waits in the stage wings, wearing a pink wig, pink fluffy coat and black heels. One more ste..

ATOS Book Level: 4.7

Point Level: 5.0

£7.99 £3.99 Ex Tax: £3.99

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