Tom Gates: Best Book Day Ever! (so far): World Book Day 2013

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407138804

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

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A BRILLIANT new TOM GATES book for World Book Day 2013 crammed with Tom's stories and doodles. It's BOOK WEEK in Oakfield school and EVERYONE is very excited. Including all the teachers, who are making costumes of their own. Mr Keen says there's an EXCELLENT prize on offer for BEST costumes worn on BOOK DAY. So suddenly making a good costume is VITALLY important, but tricky and Delia's not much help (as usual). Then Marcus decides that HE is a super hero and can't understand why 'Super Marcus' isn't the best name.
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Best Book Day Ever!(So Far)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781407136813

Category: Children's costumes

Page: 83

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This is crammed with Tom's stories and doodles. "It's BOOK WEEK in Oakfield school and EVERYONE is very excited. Including all the teachers, who are making costumes of their own. Mr Keen says there's an EXCELLENT prize on offer for BEST costumes worn on BOOK DAY. So suddenly making a good costume is VITALLY important, but tricky and Delia's not much help (as usual). Then Marcus decides that HE is a super hero and can't understand why 'Super Marcus' isn't the best name."
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The Brilliant World of Tom Gates

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407139487

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 256

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Tom Gates is the master of excuses for late homework: dog attacks - spilt water - lightning... Tom's exercise book is full of his doodles and thoughts, as well as comments from his long-suffering teacher, Mr Fullerman.
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Extra Special Treats ( ... Not)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443139343

Category: Boys

Page: 240

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Tom Gates: overachiever? We never thought we'd see the day! Tom's latest goal is to earn a Star Pupil Badge. Marcus Mildrew has one, and Tom wants one so he can stay in the library at lunchtime and catch up on his comics. But it's not going to be easy. To earn the badge, he'll have to get his homework in on time . . . and as always, his life is full of distractions. A new girl has moved in next door. A girl who hates him and keeps pulling faces. His grandparents are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary and Uncle Kevin thinks it would be a great idea to get a family portrait taken. Tom doesn't. And as usual, Delia is being very grumpy. How will Tom ever get his hands on that Star Pupil Badge?
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Tom Gates 14: Biscuits, Bands and Very Big Plans

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407168134

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 240

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The bestselling fully-illustrated Tom Gates series is back with a new book! This book is VERY important because it contains BISCUITS, BANDS and all my (doodled) plans to make DogZombies the BEST band in the world.
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Tom Gates is Absolutely Fantastic (at some things)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407139967

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 272

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Exciting News! Mr Fullerman announces that class 5F are going on an 'Activity Break'! Which should be fun. As long as I don't get stuck in a group with anyone who snores or worse still with . . . . . . Marcus Meldrew.
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Everything's Amazing Sort of

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Candlewick Press

ISBN: 0763674737

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 416

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Tom is back to school, but it's not all bad. He is thinking in his coming birthday but there is a problem, Granny Mavis says she's going to cook.
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A Tiny Bit Lucky

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443146277

Category: Auditions

Page: 272

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What luck - more Tom Gates! Tom's dad wants to make a kite so they can go out together and get some fresh air. This would be okay with Tom if he had a dog, but that's just not going to happen. Tom's grumpy sister Delia is allergic to dogs! Tom has other things on his mind. The Rock Weekly Band Battle Audition is coming up, and Tom, Derek and Norman need some SERIOUS band practice. But Tom's not panicking because they have loads of time . . . time that passes quickly . . . time that runs out! Will Tom and his friends pull it together in time for the audition?
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Family, Friends and Furry Creatures

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781743816523

Category: Children's stories

Page: 272

View: 393

In the next hilarious instalment of Tom Gates, Mr Fullerman has a class assignment: a family tree! Tom's ready to learn all about the Gates family, his friends and a furry creature (or two!). But just what *is* that squeaking sound coming from Tom's shoes?
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Tom Gates: Genius Ideas (Mostly)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443133035

Category: Boys

Page: 320

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The highs and lows of Tom's life are funnier than ever in this fourth wicked diary in the Roald Dahl Funny Prize-winning series! Seeing Delia without her sunglasses on is a big shock for Tom, but that's nothing compared to the surprise that Dad has in store with his new-found fitness regime! He says he's going to compete at the school Sports Day . . . can you even imagine the horrendous shame that will bring? Meanwhile, Tom, Derek, and Norman are preparing for the school talent show. Tom is desperate to become a rock star . . . but will his band Dog Zombies actually get a chance to play, or will Tom's plans be thwarted by the Measly Marcus Meldrew? This fourth book in the award-winning Tom Gates series is packed with cheeky antics and hilarious doodles. Plus: a doodle-filled glossary will help Canadian kids make sense of British terms (what IS a caramel wafer, anyway?).
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Top of the Class (Nearly)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781407143200

Category: Boys

Page: 240

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From the winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize, the Best Book for Younger Readers - Red House Children's Book Award, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize 5 - 12 year-olds and the Blue Peter Best Story Book Award 2013, comes the ninth amazing instalment of this brilliant series! TIPS FOR BEING TOP OF THE CLASS (Sadly...I did NONE of these things.) 1. Stay awake in lessons (it helps.) 2. Don't draw HILARIOUS pictures of your teachers. 3. AVOID the class bully to stay out of trouble. 4. Don't let Mum and Dad write ANYTHING in your school planner. 5. Don't let your grumpy sister Delia BOSS you around. (Technically not a school issue - but still important.) I'm TRYING to get voted onto the school council as well - but thanks to the ABOVE list it's not exactly going to plan.
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Epic Adventure

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781443163774

Category:

Page: 240

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Tom is ready for an epic adventure (kind of)! Having two sets of grandparents is turning out to be very good for Tom. The "Wrinklies" (Mum's parents) are keen on giving presents and they're planning a family outing too, which is going to be EPIC! Delia wants to go as well. But Tom can always ignore her.
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Yes! No (Maybe...)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781407148793

Category: Children's stories

Page: 272

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The laugh-out-loud Tom Gates is back in another brilliant instalment of Liz Pichon's bestselling illustrated series. Sometimes making up my mind isn't easy to do. Especially when my grumpy sister Delia is LOOMING over me. Mum's on a mission to TIDY UP the whole house. She says if I can't decide what to get rid of, she'll do it for me. Which would be a DISASTER! Lucky for me, The FOSSILS come to my rescue (more than once!)
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Reaper's Gale

Book Seven of The Malazan Book of the Fallen

Author: Steven Erikson

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9780765310071

Category: Fiction

Page: 832

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A clash of warriors draws closer as Rhulad Sengar, the Emperor of a Thousand Deaths, spirals into madness, surrounded by sycophants and agents of his Machiavellian chancellor. Against this backdrop, a band of fugitives seek a way out of the empire, but on
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The Sleepwalkers

Author: J. Gabriel Gates

Publisher: Health Communications, Inc.

ISBN: 0757315887

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 336

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A chilling and masterfully crafted teen horror novel guaranteed to keep the pages turning, the mind reeling, and the lamp on any reader's bedside table on long after midnight. Privileged and popular Caleb Mason is celebrating his high school graduation when he receives a mysterious, disturbing letter from his long-lost childhood playmate, Christine. Caleb and his jokester friend Bean decide to travel to his tiny hometown of Hudsonville, Florida, to find her. Upon arrival, they discover the town has taken a horrifying turn for the worse. Caleb's childhood home is abandoned and his father has disappeared. Children are going missing. The old insane asylum has reopened, and Christine is locked inside. Her mother, a witch, is consumed with madness, and Christine's long-dead twin sister whispers clues to Caleb through the static of an a.m. radio. The terrifying prophesies of the spirits are coming to pass. Sixteen clocks are ticking; sixty-six murdered souls will bring about the end of the world. As Caleb peels back layer after layer of mystery, he uncovers a truth more horrible than anything he had imagined, a truth that could only be uttered by the lips of the dead.
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Super Good Skills (Almost...)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic Canada

ISBN: 1443157295

Category: Humorous stories

Page: 256

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Tom Gates has super good skills! Tom, Delia and the whole Gates family are going on holiday. How will Tom manage to keep himself busy on the most boring campsite ever? By doodling, of course! An exciting new story - this time with doodle your own elements!
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My Big Brother, Boris

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 140714491X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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Little Croc loves his big brother, Boris. But lately Boris has been acting strangely. All he wants to do is eat and sleep and spend time with friends his own age - and he is SO grumpy. E-book edition of a brilliantly funny and reassuring tale about dealing with teenage siblings, written especially for little ones.
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Forbidden Gates

How Genetics, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Synthetic Biology, Nanotechnology, and Human Enhancement Herald the Dawn of Techno-dimensional Spiritual Warfare

Author: Thomas Horn,Nita Horn

Publisher: Defender Pub Llc

ISBN: 9780984061198

Category: Religion

Page: 310

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"The dawn of techo-dimensional spiritual warfare."
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Tom Gates 11: Dogzombies Rule (Nearly)

Author: Liz Pichon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781407171340

Category:

Page: 240

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Here's my EXCELLENT PLAN to make DogZombies the BEST band in the WHOLE WIDE WORLD! How hard can it be? (Very.) Right now I'm going to: 1. Write more songs. (Not about teachers.) 2. Make a SPECTACULAR music video. (Easy.) 3. Get some sleep. (Tricky when you're being kept awake by LOUD NOISES.) 4. Annoy Delia. (Nothing to do with DOGZOMBIES but always FUN.)
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