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              Books in the Classic Starts series

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              Classic Starts (R): The War of the Worlds

              Classic Starts (R): The War of the Worlds (Hardback, Abridged edition)

              By Wells, H. G.; Illustrated by Akib, Jamel

              • RRP: $13.99
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              Wells' chilling tale of alien invasion begins as the sky lights up with bright cylinders from Mars that look like falling stars--and continues as the Martians emerge from their vessels with machines of fire and deadly smoke. Written in 1898, Wells' depiction of a city in panic re...mains shockingly contemporary. Illustrations.
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              ISBN 9781402736889
              Released AU 1 Feb 2007
              Publisher Sterling Juvenile
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Classic Starts
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              Classic Starts (R): Five Little Peppers and How They Grew

              Classic Starts (R): Five Little Peppers and How They Grew (Hardback)

              Retold by Sidney, Margaret

              • RRP: $13.99
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              'To help mother': that was the goal of each and every one of the five Pepper children - Ben, Polly, Joel, Davie and the adored youngest, Phronsie. Yet even as 'Mamsie' struggles hard to feed and educate her brood, she still manages to fill the house with joy.

              ISBN 9781402754203
              Released AU 3 Mar 2009
              Publisher Sterling Juvenile
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Classic Starts
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              Classic Starts (R): Alice in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass: Retold from the Lewis Carroll Originals

              Classic Starts (R): Alice in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass: Retold from the Lewis Carroll Originals (Hardback, abridged edition)

              Retold by Carroll, Lewis

              • RRP: $12.99
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              Nothing's more magical than going down the rabbit hole and through the looking glass with Alice. There, in worlds unlike any other ever created, conventional logic is turned upside down and wrong-way round to enchanting effect.

              ISBN 9781402754227
              Released AU 3 Mar 2009
              Publisher Sterling Juvenile
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Classic Starts
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              Classic Starts (R): The Time Machine
               

              Classic Starts (R): The Time Machine (Hardback, Abridged edition)

              By Wells, H. G.; Sasaki, Chris; Illustrated by Howell, Troy

              • RRP: $13.99
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              After inventing a machine that moves through time, the Traveller leaves Victorian London and goes far, far into the future. At first, the world he discovers seems peaceful and prosperous. But as he looks below the surface he realises that things are not exactly as they first appe...ared.
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              ISBN 9781402745829
              Released AU 4 Mar 2008
              Publisher Sterling Juvenile
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Classic Starts
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              Classic Starts (R): Ballet Stories
               

              Classic Starts (R): Ballet Stories (Hardback)

              Abridged by Church, Lisa; Illustrated by Freeberg, Eric; Afterword by Pober, Arthur

              • RRP: $17.99
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              A collection that helps little ballerinas to find eight of the most beautiful ballet stories, including 'Swan Lake', 'Coppelia', 'The Firebird', and of course, the perennial favourite, 'The Nutcracker'.

              ISBN 9781402766633
              Released AU 2 Feb 2010
              Publisher Sterling Juvenile
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Classic Starts
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              Classic Starts (R): Little Men
               

              Classic Starts (R): Little Men (Hardback, Abridged edition)

              By Alcott, Louisa May; Abridged by McFadden, Deanna; Illustrated by Andreasen, Dan; Afterword by Pober, Arthur

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              Introduces the grown-up and married Jo, mistress of Plumfield, and a school for boys and a few girls, too.

              ISBN 9781402754234
              Released AU 3 Mar 2009
              Publisher Sterling Juvenile
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Classic Starts
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              Classic Starts (R): Moby-Dick
               

              Classic Starts (R): Moby-Dick (Hardback, Abridged edition)

              By Melville, Herman

              • RRP: $13.52
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              Presents a tale of one obsessed captain, his doomed crew and an elusive white whale named Moby-Dick.

              ISBN 9781402766442
              Released AU 2 Feb 2010
              Publisher Sterling Juvenile
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Classic Starts
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              Classic Starts (R): Animal Stories
               

              Classic Starts (R): Animal Stories (Hardback)

              Abridged by Namm, Diane; Illustrated by Freeberg, Eric; Afterword by Pober, Arthur

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              From Rudyard Kipling's most popular Just-So Stories to Jack London's Brown Wolf , this collection features some of the best-loved animal tales of all time. This title includes Kipling's How the Elephant Got His Trunk ; Hans Christian Andersen's The Wild Swans ; and, Mark Twain's ...A Dog's Tale .
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              ISBN 9781402766466
              Released AU 2 Feb 2010
              Publisher Sterling Juvenile
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Classic Starts
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              Classic Starts (R): Robinson Crusoe: Retold from the Daniel Defoe Original

              Classic Starts (R): Robinson Crusoe: Retold from the Daniel Defoe Original (Hardback, Abridged edition)

              By Defoe, Daniel; Abridged by McFadden, Deanna; Illustrated by Akib, Jamel; Afterword by Pober, Arthur

              • RRP: $12.99
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              A shipwreck, a sole survivor, a deserted island - What could be more appealing to children than Robinson Crusoe's amazing adventure? Set in the 17th century and unfolding over a 30-year period, this work offers a portrait of the age - including references to slavery and Europe's ...view of the New World.
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              ISBN 9781402726644
              Released AU 28 Mar 2006
              Publisher Sterling Juvenile
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series Classic Starts
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              Classic Starts (R): The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle

              Classic Starts (R): The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle (Hardback, Abridged edition)

              By Lofting, Hugh

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              Doctor Dolittle is a very special vet - because he knows how to talk to the animals! So when he hears that there's terrible sickness hurting all the monkeys in Africa, the good doctor knows he must go and help them. Soon he's off on an exciting adventure across the seas.

              ISBN 9781402745744
              Released AU 5 Feb 2008
              Publisher Sterling Juvenile
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Classic Starts
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