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Rachel Delahaye - Author

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Little Tiger Rescue

Little Tiger Rescue

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/03/2020

Fliss loves animals and will do anything to save them! Join her on her adventures to save wild species in danger. When Fliss volunteers to help at her cousin's birthday party in a jungle gym, she doesn't expect to end up in the rainforest in India! And if that wasn't exciting enough, she soon makes a new friend - a tiny tiger cub, left behind when its family fled from a flood. The little tiger is bursting with energy and Fliss can't believe her luck - playing with an actual tiger cub! But as the flood water rises, the time for games is running out, and to save her stripey friend, Fliss must face monsoons, dangerous creatures and the darker side of nature... LITTLE TIGER RESCUE is perfect for fans of Holly Webb, the ZOE'S RESCUE ZOO series and animal-lovers everywhere!

Little Penguin Rescue

Little Penguin Rescue

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/09/2019

Fliss loves animals and will do anything to save them! Join her on her adventures to save wild animals in danger. In the middle of a snowball fight, aspiring vet Fliss is whisked away to the Antarctic! Surrounded by penguins, Fliss marvels at the sight of these beautiful animals huddling together to keep warm. Then a snowstorm blows in, separating a chick and its injured mother from the group. Fliss is determined to return her feathery friends to their colony, but the icy waters are full of dangerous creatures and Fliss isn't used to the harsh environment. It's going to take a lot of quick thinking, and waddling, to reunite them... LITTLE PENGUIN RESCUE is perfect for fans of Holly Webb, the ZOE'S RESCUE ZOO series, and animal-lovers everywhere!

Reading Planet - Anne of Green Gables - Level 5: Fiction (Mars)

Reading Planet - Anne of Green Gables - Level 5: Fiction (Mars)

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/08/2019

Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert have arranged to take in an orphan boy to help work on their farm. Imagine their surprise when Anne Shirley - an imaginative, talkative girl - is sent to them in error! For plain-speaking Marilla, having a chatterbox like Anne interrupting their quiet life at Green Gables is a disaster. But for her brother Matthew, Anne's enthusiasm is a breath of fresh air. Will Anne finally find the happy new home she's always dreamed of? One thing's for sure - life at Green Gables will never be the same again! Anne of Green Gables is part of the Reading Planet range of books for Stars (Lime) to Supernova (Red+) band. Children aged 7-11 will be inspired to love reading through the gripping stories and fascinating information books created by top authors. Reading Planet books have been carefully levelled to support children in becoming fluent and confident readers. Each book features useful notes and questions to support reading at home and develop comprehension skills. Reading age: 9-10 years

Reading Planet - Conan Doyle - Hound of the Baskervilles - Level 8: Fiction (Supernova)

Reading Planet - Conan Doyle - Hound of the Baskervilles - Level 8: Fiction (Supernova)

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/08/2019

For generations, men in the Baskerville family have met with untimely deaths. One by one, they have fallen foul of the curse of the Hound of Baskervilles. So when the last of the Baskervilles inherits Baskerville Hall - the remote stately home where so many of his ancestors have met a terrifying end - he begins to suspect the same fate may await him. Famous detective, Sherlock Holmes, sends his trusted companion Dr Watson to Baskerville Hall to investigate the legend of the hound and to protect Sir Henry Baskerville. But they are about to discover that terrible secrets and long-held grudges will lead them into shocking danger ... and that nobody is safe at night on the moors ... Hound of the Baskervilles is part of the Reading Planet range of books for Stars (Lime) to Supernova (Red+) band. Children aged 7-11 will be inspired to love reading through the gripping stories and fascinating information books created by top authors. Reading Planet books have been carefully levelled to support children in becoming fluent and confident readers. Each book features useful notes and questions to support reading at home and develop comprehension skills.. Reading age: 10-11 years

Little Dolphin Rescue

Little Dolphin Rescue

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/06/2019

Fliss loves animals and will do anything to save them! Join her on her adventures to save wild animals in danger. A swimming lesson takes an exciting turn when Fliss is magically whisked away to the Indian Ocean! There she finds a young dolphin in trouble and she knows she has to help. But she's scared of deep water, and who knows what other animals there might be out there! Can Fliss face her fears and save her new friend? LITTLE DOLPHIN RESCUE is perfect for fans of Holly Webb, the ZOE'S RESCUE ZOO series and animal-lovers everywhere!

Reading Planet - Did You Hear That? and Other Noisy Poems - Purple: Galaxy

Reading Planet - Did You Hear That? and Other Noisy Poems - Purple: Galaxy

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/04/2019

A fun collection of noisy sound poems, which explore tummy rumbles, spaghetti and using kitchen utensils as intruments. Did you Hear That? And Other Noisy Poems is part of the Galaxy range of books from Rising Stars Reading Planet. Galaxy provides captivating fiction and non-fiction for Pink A to White band. The rich collection of highly decodable books immerses children in a range of cross-curricular topics and genres. Reading Planet books have been carefully levelled to support children in becoming fluent and confident readers. Each book features useful notes and activities to support reading at home as well as comprehension questions to check understanding. Reading age: 6-7 years

Little Lion Rescue

Little Lion Rescue

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/03/2019

Fliss loves animals and will do anything to save them! Join her on her adventures to save wild animals in danger. What starts out as a school trip to the zoo for Fliss and her classmates ends up being the adventure of a lifetime when Fliss is magically whisked away to the Serengeti! There she finds a little lost lion cub, separated from its family, and Fliss is determined to reunite them. But with only a bottle of water, half a sandwich and her instinct to guide her across the plains, is she ready to face the wild? LITTLE LION RESCUE is perfect for fans of Holly Webb, the ZOE'S RESCUE ZOO series and animal-lovers everywhere!

Reading Planet KS2 - The Bush Rat Rap - Level 4: Earth/Grey band

Reading Planet KS2 - The Bush Rat Rap - Level 4: Earth/Grey band

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/02/2019

Dylan really misses his old life back in Australia. He misses his rapping partner, Troy, the most - throwing out rhymes over video chat just isn't the same. Knowing he has to stand up in front of the whole school to present a project on the pyramids makes Dylan feel even worse. Will he find a friend to help him handle being in the spotlight or are the bush rat's rapping days over? The Bush Rat Rap is part of the Reading Planet range of books for Stars (Lime) to Supernova (Red+) band. Children aged 7-11 will be inspired to love reading through the gripping stories and fascinating information books created by top authors. Reading Planet books have been carefully levelled to support children in becoming fluent and confident readers. Each book features useful notes and questions to support reading at home and develop comprehension skills. Reading age: 8-9 years

The Mean Monkey Blue Band

The Mean Monkey Blue Band

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/10/2017

Endorsed for reading by Cambridge Assessment International Education, Cambridge Reading Adventures is our international primary reading scheme. Babbo doesn't want to share his coconuts with the other monkeys. Can Kamal find a way to get the coconuts? Blue Band books feature more complex stories with several characters and episodes within one story to support comprehension development. Greater variation in sentence patterns helps readers to self-correct independently. Contains full teaching support including learning outcomes, curriculum links and follow-up activities.

Race Further with Reading: The Calamitous Cook

Race Further with Reading: The Calamitous Cook

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/04/2017

Horrible Histories meets Wimpy Kid in these funny stories mismatching characters with careers. The stories are colour chapter books perfect for the independent reader. In this story it is the grand opening of a new restaurant, but have they got the right chef? As food flies something seems to be going terribly wrong in the kitchen! Race Further with Reading is a series designed to build reading confidence with illustrated stories in manageable bite-size chapters, which encourage a sense of achievement at completing each one. They follow on a level from the Race Ahead with Reading series with stories of 2,000 words. The books are perfect for children aged 6-8 or who read book band 11.

Jim Reaper: The Glove of Death

Jim Reaper: The Glove of Death

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2017

When Mum asks Jim to rid their garden of snails, he has an idea. Using the white glove from Dad's study, Jim is going to give each snail a swift and painless death. But can he go through with it? When Mr Darcy the cat gets involved, Jim loses the glove and trouble breaks loose. The third story in the deadly funny JIM REAPER series, perfect for fans of Dahl, Walliams and Lemony Snicket.

Race Further with Reading: The Calamitous Cook

Race Further with Reading: The Calamitous Cook

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/10/2016

Horrible Histories meets Wimpy Kid in these funny stories mismatching characters with careers. The stories are colour chapter books perfect for the independent reader. In this story it is the grand opening of a new restaurant, but have they got the right chef? As food flies something seems to be going terribly wrong in the kitchen! Race Further with Reading is a series designed to build reading confidence with illustrated stories in manageable bite-size chapters, which encourage a sense of achievement at completing each one. They follow on a level from the Race Ahead with Reading series with stories of 2,000 words. The books are perfect for children aged 6-8 or who read book band 11.

Jim Reaper: Saving Granny Maggot

Jim Reaper: Saving Granny Maggot

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/07/2016

Another fast and fun adventure about life, death and all the hilarity in between . . . Jim is getting to grips with his father's rather unusual job at the Dead End Office and is keeping the truth secret as a promise to Dad. But when Jim sees that Will's grandma is next on the list of Death Dates, he springs into action. Even though Granny Maggot is smelly, mean-spirited and VERY unfriendly, his best friend Will adores her. Jim has to do something! If the boys can keep Will's granny safe until midnight, can they save her life?

Jim Reaper 1: Son of Grim

Jim Reaper 1: Son of Grim

Author: Rachel Delahaye Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/02/2016

You might have heard how the universe began with the Big Bang? Well, the universe as Jim Wimple knows it is about to end. With a Bazoom! Not only are Bazoom! scooters super fast and deadly cool, but fierce (and swoonsome) older girl Fiona has just started riding hers to and from school, and possibly out of Jim's life forever. Disaster! Jim Wimple needs a Bazoom!, and fast. So he and his best friend Will devise a clever scheme, which involves having to sneak into Dad's workplace. But when the boys break into the Mallet & Mullet 'accountancy' office they find that the walls are lined with ancient portraits, the staff are highly secretive, and Jim's dad's office bears the sign 'G Reaper'. . . And then all hell really breaks loose. What would YOU do if you thought your dad might be . . . Death?! Illustrated with cool art by artist Jamie Littler.

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