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We love to celebrate the best in children and young people's literature so each month we'll be choosing a Book of a Month to share with you!

Our Book of the Month for March is the fantastic illustrated story  

Fabio The World's Greatest Flamingo Detective: The Case of the Missing Hippo by Laura James, illustrated by Emily Fox.


A brillaint and entertaining new series from the creator of the Adventures of Pug comes a fabulous character, Fabio the Flamingo! With gorgeous artwork throughout, a wonderful plot and a host of unusual animal suspects, young readers will love the wit and wisdom of Fabio and friends. Read the full review here.


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Book of the Month!

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