Books added to the library in week ending 25th October, 2014

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For Children and Young Adults

AuthorTitleGenre & DescriptionLink
Vivian French
The Snarling of Wolves 
Children's Fiction - The web of power which keeps the Five Kingdoms safe from evil is under threat. Foyce is determined to destroy it so she can take revenge on her step-sister, Gracie Gillypot. Meanwhile the five Royal Families are in turmoil. Things come to a head when Gubble the troll crashes into King Frank’s study, and he and Gracie are thrown into a dungeon.

Holly WebbPoppy’s GardenChildren's Fiction - Poppy spends ages on her entry for the playground-makeover competition. She plans to turn the ugly concrete into a beautiful garden, complete with hedgehog roads! So she’s devastated when she’s accused of copying someone else’s design. How can Poppy bring her garden to life? Good job her friends have a few ideas of their own!
Rick RiordanHeroes of Olympus: The House of HadesAction / Adventure for Young Adults - The penultimate book in the ’Heroes of Olympus’ series. The stakes are higher than ever in this adventure that dives into the depths of Tartarus. At the conclusion of ’The Mark of Athena’, Annabeth and Percy tumble into a pit leading straight to the Underworld. The other five demigods have to put aside their grief and follow Percy’s instructions ...
Tony Abbott,The Copernicus Legacy: The Serpent’s CurseAction / Adventure for Young Adults - RICK RIORDAN meets DAN BROWN in this epic historical adventure series packed full of puzzles, clues and edge-of-your-seat excitement! The four friends are back and on another even more awesome adventure ...
Axel SchefflerPip and Posy: The Snowy DayBaby and Toddler - It’s a beautiful snowy day and Pip and Posy can’t wait to go out and play. They have all sorts of fun, until they decide to build a snowman, then things start to go a little bit pear-shaped.

Charlie and Lola Snow is my Favourite and my BestChildren's Fiction - Charlie and Lola play in the snowy park with their friends - they make snow angels, go sledging and Lola even makes a snow dog - just like Sizzles! But by the very next day all the snow has completely disappeared. Lola wishes it would snow every day,but Charlie compares snow to birthdays - they wouldn’t be special if they happened every day.