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‘ABC party’

Bilingual Japanese-English, from 1yo.

Learn the ABC with this fun and colourful book. Learn a couple of words in both languages for each letter. With its small format, take this book everywhere with you.

Fore more information visit https://bit.ly/30pUBck

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‘Hola, gracias, adios’

In Spanish, from 5yo.

Nora and Martin are friends and they do not like communicating with others. As a result of their lack of communication they start becoming invisible. The have to learn how to engage with others and it starts with some greetings.

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‘El pajaro sin nombre que queria ser rey’

In Spanish, from 6yo.

A little bird with no name wanted to become the queen of the forest. All the birds got together to decide who among them would become the queen. After much chatter, the wise owl told them that the best flyer should be the queen. All birds starts racing and the eagle was the one who could fly so much higher than the other birds and so majestically. However when she landed, a little bird who had hidden on the eagle’s back said he was the one who flew higher but it could not have done without the help of the larger bird. The Eagle became at once the queen and she announced that from that day on, the little bird without a name would become a wren or the ‘king of the birds’.

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‘Karim y las cebras’

In Spanish, from 6yo.

Karim lives in a war torn country. He dreams to see zebras. His cousins take him to the zoo for the first time. He is disappointed, half of the animals died during the war and there are no zebras. His cousin tells him, maybe the zebras have been taken away so they can be washed. They will have to come back the day after. His cousin feels sorry for Karim. She has a brilliant idea. She speaks with the zoo director and with the help of the neighbours, get two white donkeys to the zoo on which they pain black stripes. The next day, Karim goes back to the zoo with his cousins and he is so happy. He finally gets to see zebras and even rides on their back.

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‘Una Casetta troppo stretta’

In Italian, from 2yo.

An old lady lived in a house she found too small. A wise old man tells her to try and live with a bunch of noisy and destructing farm animals. She, then, realises that her little house was not so bad and not so small.

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‘The greediest Rajahs and the whitest clouds’

Bilingual Tagalog-English, from 8yo.

The Rajah was greedy, he liked living surrounded by wealth while his people were starving to satisfy his greed. One day, he was looking at the sky when he decided that he wanted the whitest cloud. His wisemen told him that he had to get a special kite that will take him up in the sky and allow him to bring down the whitest cloud. The kite was decorated with many jewels and precious stones. The Rajah finally took off on his kite and climbed up to the sky, then all of a sudden the kite stopped. It was too heavy and could not go up so the Rajah removed all the precious stones and throw them away. The people were so happy to see the greedy Rajah going up and receive the jewels. The Rajah kept climbing and was never seen again but if you look at the sky at night you can see him riding his kite.

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‘Hamish y los paramundos’

In Spanish, from 8yo.

What would YOU do… if the whole world just stopped? Birds in the air. Planes in the sky. And every single person on the planet – except you!

Because that’s what keeps happening to ten-year-old Hamish Ellerby.
And it’s being caused by The WorldStoppers and their terrifying friends The Terribles! They have a PLAN! They want to take over our world . . . Oh, and they hate children. Especially if you’re a child who knows about them.

Oh no! Now you know about them too!

To find out how Hamish’s adventures finish visit https://bit.ly/2x5smn5

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‘Il libro preferito di Pablito’

In Italian, from 3yo.

Pablito (Charlie Cook) is reading his favourite book about a pirate who also has a favourite book… Each character is reading about another character who has a favourite book. At the end they all join Pablito in his living room to listen to him reading his favourite book.

Another wonderful story by Julia Donaldson and Axel Schaeffler.

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‘El libro de la selva’

In Spanish, from 0yo

Beautifully illustrated, this board book is an excellent tool to introduce literature to the youngest readers. Each double page presents an animal character from the jungle book story, ie Akeela the wolf, Bagheera the panther, Baloo the bear, Kaa the snake, Hathi the elephant, Mao the peacock, Tabaqui the jackal, Ikki the porcupine, the monkeys and finally Shere Khan the tiger.

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‘First words Mandarin flashcards’

Bilingual English-Mandarin, from 4yo.

Fun way to learn Mandarin with these 50 double-sided flashcards. One side shows a drawing representing the word, on the other side there is the word in English, Mandarin, pinyin and written phonetically. Still not sure about the pronunciation you can hear each word spoken aloud on the free Lonely Planet Kid pronunciation guide.

For more information visit https://bit.ly/2xjTyhQ