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Biggles In Spain

Author: Captain W E Johns

Part of a series: Biggles: Between The Wars

Publisher: Red Fox (2004)

'Don't move yet. I'm going out of the front door. They'll rush me then. That's your chance to go out the back way. Got that?'-'Quite clear.'-'Good! But don't think I'm exaggerating. My chances of getting out of here alive are about one in a hundred. Yours are one in ten. They'll kill you without the slightest compunction if they think you're with me. I don't know what you're doing here, but it doesn't matter. Make for London. If you get there, tell them what happened.'Biggles, Algy and Ginger accidentally arrive in Spain during the civil war. After a chance encounter with a British Intelligence agent who passes them a coded message which has to be got back to the Ministry of Defence in London, they are involved in a desperate chase to get back home with the evil chief of Intelligence and Propaganda after them.

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Biggles Learns To Fly

Author: Captain W E Johns

Part of a series: Biggles: First World War

Publisher: Red Fox Books (2003)

He tilted the machine on to its side, holding up his nose with the throttle, and commenced to slip wing-tip first towards the ground. Whether he was over British or German territory he neither knew nor cared; he had to get on to the ground or be burnt alive. This is the story of the very beginning - of the Air Service and of Biggles. It's the First World War and Biggles is just 17; the planes are primitive; combat tactics are non-existent; and pilots and their gunners communicate by hand signals and have no contact with the ground. This is where Biggles learns his craft and finds he has a certain aptitude for flying in battle...

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Biggles Of The Fighter Squadron

Author: Captain W E Johns

Part of a series: Biggles: First World War

Publisher: Red Fox (1993)

Well into the later stages of the First World War, Biggles and his fellow flyers are struggling to maintain supremacy over the enemy pilots determined to shoot them down. In this game of cunning, they must use all their wit and skill to stay ahead of the fight against the German air force but will Biggles’ daring and bold schemes keep them alive in such treacherous skies? Join cult hero and flying ace, Squadron Leader James Bigglesworth on another action packed adventure!

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Biggles The Camels Are Coming

Author: Captain W E Johns

Part of a series: Biggles: First World War

Publisher: Red Fox (1993)

At the end of WW1, Biggles and fellow pilots contend with enemies in their own Sopwith Camels. "The Camel closed up until it was flying beside him; the pilot smiling. Biggles showed his teeth in what he imagined to be an answering smile. 'You swine,' he breathed: 'you dirty, unutterable, murdering swine! I'm going to kill you if it's the last thing I do on earth.'"

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Black Cats And Butlers

Author: Janine Beacham

Part of a series: Rose Ravensthorpe Investigates

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton (2017)

When ROSE RAVENTHORPE’S beloved butler is found (gasp!) murdered in the hallway of her very own house, she’s determined to uncover the culprit. Especially since he’s the third butler to die in a week! Rose’s investigation leads her on a journey into a hidden world of grave robbers and duelling butlers, flamboyant magicians and the city of Yorke’s ancient feline guardians. Knives aren’t just for cutting cucumber sandwiches you know . . .

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Black Out

Author: Sam Mills

Publisher: Faber And Faber (2010)

The trouble all began when my Dad hid the writer of a book called THE EXPLODED in our house. It inspired a terrorist attack on London. That's why it's a BANNED book. We live in dangerous times. The state says books have to be sweet and pleasant, so they don't inspire teenagers to commit violent crime. Get caught reading a banned book and you go to jail. I thought the state was wrong. How much harm can a book do? Then I read one. Now I'm about to commit murder. Now I know better.

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Blaze And The Dark Rider

Author: Stacy Gregg

Part of a series: Pony Club Secrets

Publisher: Harper Collins Children's Books (2007)

Issie is riding for Chevalier Point Pony Club at the Interclub Gold Shield – the biggest competition of the year. Training is going well and Issie and friends are on course for glory when disaster strikes. Someone is sabotaging their equipment! And when a friend is injured, Issie must call on the help of her pony guardian Mystic to stop the troublemaker before it’s too late…

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Blink And You Die

Author: Lauren Child

Part of a series: Ruby Redfort

Publisher: Harper Collins Children's Books (2016)

Say goodbye to Ruby Redfort: every smart kid’s smart kid. The mind-blowing conclusion to the thrilling series by award-winning author Lauren Child. Ruby Redfort: undercover agent, code-cracker and thirteen-year-old genius – you can count on her when the ice starts to crack.

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Boy Soldier

Authors: Andy McNab, Robert Rigby

Part of a series: Boy Soldier

Publisher: Corgi Childrens (2006)

Danny Watts's grandfather, Fergus, was a traitor. One of the worst sort. An SAS explosives expert who betrayed his country and his Regiment for money. Drug money. He was arrested and left to rot and die in a Columbian jail. At least, that's what seventeen-year-old Danny is told when his hopes of becoming a soldier are destroyed for ever. But he knows something the army doesn't seem to know. Fergus Watts is alive and in the UK, living in secret under an assumed name - but where? Fergus is Danny's only living relative. Burning with fury and desire for revenge, Danny sets out to track down his grandfather and expose him. In doing so he sets in train an explosive sequence of events which throw Danny and Fergus together on the run from the people who want Fergus, and now Danny, dead. Packed with breathtaking action, SAS procedures and surveillance and survival techniques, this is a fast-moving, action-packed thriller for teenagers.

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Boy Trouble At Trebizon

Author: Anne Digby

Part of a series: Trebizon

Publisher: Egmont UK Limited (2016)

It’s a new year at Trebizon school, and REBECCA is excited about seeing her friends and playing tennis. There’s even a chance that she might be good enough to get into the county’s junior squad. But then her friend Tish’s brother is accused of stealing a car. The friends are determined to solve the mystery and clear his name, but it turns out that Rebecca’s the only one who can help him — and it might cost her the squad place that she wants so much . . . The fourth exciting book in the classic Trebizon series.

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