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Captain Beastlie’s pirate party

by Lucy Coats; illustrated by Chris Mould

 

Who’s the grubbiest pirate on the high seas? Why, it’s Captain Beastlie, me hearties! He is EXTREMELY dirty and pretty smelly too, and that is just the way he likes it. But as he eagerly counts down the days to his birthday, little does he know that his smart and shiny crew have a huge - and very soapy surprise - lined up for the big day.



Bear and Hare go fishing

by Emily Gravett

 

Bear and Hare are off on a fishing trip, with nets and rods at the ready. Bear loves fishing! Hare seems more interested in his picnic. But after a long wait, the two adventurers catch more than they expect in this tale of fun, friendship and fishy goings-on.


Sir Charlie Stinky Socks and the Tale of the Wizard’s Whisper

by Kristina Stephenson

 
Once upon a whisper a wizard made his way from a tall, tall tower to a castle on top of a hill. A mysterious whisper had told him that in the castle was a legendary knight who had helped dragons, monsters and kings. Who could this perfect knight possibly be? Why, Sir Charlie Stinky Socks of course! And he’s looking for adventure. But this is Charlie’s most fearsome quest yet.






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