The Fairytale Hairdresser and the Little Mermaid

Author: Abie Longstaff
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448192649
Release Date: 2015-05-07
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The little memaid is all in a lather - the Sea Witch has stolen her beautiful singing voice! The Fairytale Hairdresser will need all her hairdressing (and matchmaking) skills to tackle this terrible tangle and guarantee a happy ever after. This magical, fairytale adventure is awash with funny fairytale references to spot and favourite friends to find, with a sprinkling of glitz and glamour. The Fairytale Hairdresser: a modern girl in a fairytale world!

The Fairytale Hairdresser

Author: Abie Longstaff
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9780552561860
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Children's stories

Kittie Lacey is the best hairdresser in all of fairyland. From Red Riding Hood to the Seven Dwarves, she thinks she's seen it all - until one day she meets a wicked witch with a big hairy problem!

The Fairytale Hairdresser and the Princess and the Frog

Author: Abie Longstaff
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780141389219
Release Date: 2018-06-14
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The Fairytale Hairdresser is styling her fairytale friends for an animal-themed parade to celebrate Prince Freddie's coronation. But Prince Freddie is nowhere to be seen - could his mysterious uncle be behind the disappearance? And who is the funny little frog in Kittie's salon? Together with her new friend Princess Lily, and armed with all her hairdressing skills, Kittie sets out to solve the mysteries and bring order back to Fairy Land.

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How to Catch a Witch

Author: Abie Longstaff
Publisher: Scholastic UK
ISBN: 9781407170343
Release Date: 2016-10-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Charlie and her family have moved from the big city to a small country village, and everything feels wrong. Their cottage is old and creepy. Anxiety about her new school is causing Charlie's stutter to return. And the villagers are just plain weird. Not least, Agatha, who may not have a broomstick or a cauldron, but is definitely a witch...

The Snow Princess

Author: Holly Webb
Publisher: Scholastic Picture Books
ISBN: 9781407158020
Release Date: 2015-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

An enchanting new picture book from bestselling author Holly Webb. What would you wish for if you already had everything? As Princess Amy nears her tenth birthday, the queen says she must have a gift grander than any before. No one in the palace talks about anything but cakes and dresses and presents. But Princess Amy has just one birthday wish: that it would snow. All she wants is to spend the day building snowmen with her best friend, Bella. This tale of friendship and sharing will melt hearts everywhere. A magical picture book with a sparkly glittery cover!

Very Little Sleeping Beauty

Author: Teresa Heapy
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9781328684073
Release Date: 2016-11-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Very Little Sleeping Beauty is adorably re-cast as a very little precocious toddler in this modern retelling of the classic tale. Once upon a bedtime, a certain little girl isn't very sleepy at all—tomorrow is her birthday, and she is reeling with excitement. From lullaby to stories to tickles to dancing, Daddy tries just about everything to get this little toddler to go to bed. Will Very Little Sleeping Beauty finally fall asleep to rest up for her big day? Look for all three books in this must-have read-aloud series: Very Little Red Riding Hood, Very Little Cinderella, and Very Little Sleeping Beauty.

How to Trap a Wolf

Author: Abie Longstaff
Publisher:
ISBN: 1407162527
Release Date: 2017-10-05
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Charlie is finally testing her powers as a witch. But when new boy Zack joins the school, everything goes wrong. He seems perfect - but Charlie is sure there's more to him than meets the eye. Another enchanting exploration of friendship and magic, from best-selling author Abie Longstaff.

Peppa Pig I Love You Mummy Pig

Author: Ladybird
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780241332078
Release Date: 2018-02-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Peppa and George want to give Mummy Pig a very special day to show her just how much they love her, but things don't always go entirely to plan! Clever, brave and resourceful Mummy Pig comes to the rescue over and over again in this charming, sparkly picture book. The perfect read for a snuggly bedtime story all year round, I Love You, Mummy Pig will make the whole family smile.

Yours Truly Louisa

Author: Simon Puttock
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 006136634X
Release Date: 2009-03-10
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Louisa the pig writes anonymous letters to Farmer Joe complaining about conditions on the farm.

Shear Heaven

Author: Katy Regnery
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ISBN: 194481017X
Release Date: 2017-08-11
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From New York Times bestselling author Katy Regnery comes a new twist on a beloved fairytale. In this modern-retelling of Rapunzel, hair stylist Bella Capelli, who works in a salon at the top of the New York Metro Tower Hotel, falls hard for His Serene Highness, Prince Nico De'Medici, in town for the wedding of his twin sister. But Bella isn't really princess material and Nico is promised to another. When a week of romance quickly turns into love, Bella and Nico will have to figure out if a country girl and a prince can mesh two different worlds into one happily-ever-after.

Dear Mermaid

Author: Alan Durant
Publisher:
ISBN: 1406359874
Release Date: 2015-05-01
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Join Holly as she learns about a magical undersea world in this picture book containing a real gift.

The Magic Potions Shop The Emerald Dragon

Author: Abie Longstaff
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781448193127
Release Date: 2017-08-03
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In the sixth magical adventure in the new young fiction series from the creators of the Fairytale Hairdresser, the time has come for young Tibben to take the test to become the new Potions Master. But he's going to need some help along the way, and the Emerald Dragon might well have to lend a hand . . . Or a wing! Perfect for first readers whether reading alone or reading aloud. This is the sixth book in the enchanting six-book Magic Potions Shop series. Book 1: The Young Apprentice; book 2: The River Horse; book 3: The Blizzard Bear; book 4: The Lightning Pup; book 5: The Fire Bird; book 6: The Emerald Dragon

The Trapdoor Mysteries

Author: Abie Longstaff
Publisher: Orion Children's Books
ISBN: 1510104240
Release Date: 2019-02-07
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The third book in The Trapdoor Mysteries, a series about Tally, a code-breaking, animal-loving servant girl and her best friend, a squirrel named Squill, who solve mysteries with the help of a secret library... Orphan Tally is the servant girl at Mollett Manor - and she's also the Secret Keeper of the magical library hidden beneath a trapdoor, underneath the manor's grounds. Along with Squill the squirrel, she uses the enchanted books to solve crimes. So when a mysterious ghostly creature visits the Manor in the middle of the night, leaving barely a trace, it's up to Tally and Squill to figure out what it is and why it's there...with a little help from the library, of course!

The Trapdoor Mysteries A Sticky Situation

Author: Abie Longstaff
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781510201903
Release Date: 2018-02-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The first book in The Trapdoor Mysteries, a series about Tally, a code-breaking, animal-loving servant girl and her best friend, a squirrel named Squill, who solve mysteries with the help of a secret library... Ten-year-old Tally is a servant girl at Mollett Manor. She sleeps in the scullery sink, and spends her days scrubbing, polishing and ironing (when she's not secretly reading books). Then Tally and her squirrel friend, Squill, find a secret library hidden under the manor - a magical library where the books come to life! When Mollett Manor is burgled, can Tally use the knowledge she finds in the books to catch the criminals? Can they even help her solve the mystery of her missing mother?