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GET AROUND IN ENGLISH(Paperback)
By: Martyn Alexander Ford, Peter Christopher Legon
Lee Gone Publications
Published: 31/03/2014

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IB ENGLISH A LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE COURSE BOOK: OXFORD IB ...(Paperback)
By: Rob Allison, Brian Chanen
Oxford University Press
Published: 20/07/2012
The most comprehensive, challenging and engaging, this text was developed with the IB to match the current syllabus for SL and HL. With unparalleled insight into IB assessment it will concretely equ...

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THE WOMAN WARRIOR(Paperback)
By: Maxine Hong Kingston, Xiaolu Guo
Picador
Published: 01/01/2015
With an introduction by Xiaolu Guo. A classic memoir set during the Chinese revolution of the 1940s and inspired by folklore, providing a unique insight into the life of an immigrant in America.

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THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE: A VERY SHORT INTRODUCTION(Paperback)
By: Simon Horobin
Oxford University Press
Published: 25/01/2018
How has the English language evolved into the version we know today? How will it develop in future? Is it changing for the better or the worse? Simon Horobin's entertaining Very Short Introduction e...

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IB SPANISH B COURSE BOOK: OXFORD IB DIPLOMA PROGRAMME(Paperback)
By: Ana Valbuena, Suso Rodriguez-Blanco
Oxford University Press
Published: 28/06/2012
Developed with the IB, this course book supports SL and HL, and is packed with support straight from the IB to ensure exceptional achievement. It covers all the core and optional topics, and include...

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FRENCH B SKILLS AND PRACTICE: OXFORD IB DIPLOMA PROGRAMME(Paperback)
By: Ann Abrioux, Pascale Chretien, Nathalie Fayaud
Oxford University Press
Published: 07/08/2012
Written by experienced French B teachers and workshop leaders and designed to solidify all the skills central to IB assessment, this focused study tool comprehensively matches the 2011 syllabus. Pac...

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DREAMS FROM MY FATHER(Paperback)
By: Barack Obama
Canongate Canons
Published: 01/12/2016
Barack Obama's number one bestseller in a new edition to tie in with the end of his landmark presidency.

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IB FRENCH B COURSE BOOK: OXFORD IB DIPLOMA PROGRAMME(Paperback)
By: Christine Trumper, John Israel
Oxford University Press
Published: 16/08/2012
Developed with the IB to accurately match the 2011 syllabus, this comprehensive text tangibly builds fluency and strengthens assessment potential. Oral activities in every chapter build confident sp...

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DUBLINERS(Paperback)
By: James Joyce, Jeri Johnson (Editor)
Oxford University Press
Published: 12/06/2008
Although only 24 when he signed his first publishing contract for Dubliners, Joyce already knew its worth: to alter it in any way would 'retard the course of civilisation in Ireland'. Each of the fi...

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TRADITIONAL TATTOO IN JAPAN -- HORIKAZU(Hardback)
By: Miho Kawasaki, Fiona (Fiona Caroline) Graham, Agnes Giard
Edition Reuss
Published: 22/10/2012

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Ryo witnesses a lone warrior scare bandits away from the village in which he has grown up, and sets his heart on training to become like the hero he saw. He sets out on a journey to find his way in the world, and his encounters with the people he meets leads him to a true understanding of what it means to follow his dream.
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Monstrous beasts have feelings too! This lively story of a lonely monster called Dave, who lives all alone in a retirement cave, is a lighthearted reminder that we should treat others as we would want to be treated ourselves - and that we could all do with a bit more monster in our lives! Another classic-in-the-making all about kindness from the unbeatable duo of brilliant author Anna Kemp and Sara Ogilive, illustrator of The Detective Dog. PRAISE FOR THE WORST PRINCESS: `Those sick of the cult of pink princesses will appreciate this quirky take on the traditional princess tale...
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Welcome to Camp Reset, a summer camp with a difference. A place offering a shot at "normality" for Olive, a girl on the edge, and for her new friends, who are all dealing with their own battles. But as Olive settles in, she starts to wonder - maybe it's this messed up world that needs fixing, and not them. And so she comes up with a plan. Because together, snowflakes can form avalanches... A trailblazing and painfully honest novel about mental health, friendship and making this crazy world a kinder place.
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