1. 'The Butterfly Lovers'

    Duration: 05.16

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    Yu Jun dresses as a boy and goes to school where she meets Liang.

  2. 'The Demon Headmaster' by Gillian Cross

    Duration: 06.02

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    Blue Peter’s Barney Harwood reads extracts from 'The Demon Headmaster' by Gillian Cross.

  3. 'The Falcon's Malteser' by Anthony Horowitz

    Duration: 05.34

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    Scott Haran and Percelle Ascott read from 'The Falcon's Malteser' by Anthony Horowitz.

  4. 'The Falcon's Malteser' by Anthony Horowitz (3 minute version)

    Duration: 03.01

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    Scott Haran and Percelle Ascott read from 'The Falcon's Malteser' by Anthony Horowitz.

  5. 'The Firework-Maker’s Daughter' by Philip Pullman

    Duration: 06.01

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    Saira Khan reads extracts from 'The Firework-Maker’s Daughter' by Philip Pullman.

  6. 'The Giggler Treatment' by Roddy Doyle

    Duration: 05.43

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    TV star Doc Brown reads extracts from 'The Giggler Treatment' by Roddy Doyle.

  7. 'The Iron Man' by Ted Hughes (dramatisation)

    Duration: 02.35

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    A narrated animation of the introduction to 'The Iron Man' by Ted Hughes.

  8. 'The Magic Faraway Tree' by Enid Blyton

    Duration: 06.02

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    TV presenter Naomi Wilkinson reads extracts from 'The Magic Faraway Tree' by Enid Blyton.

  9. 'The Worst Witch' by Jill Murphy

    Duration: 06.00

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    Presenter Gemma Cairney reads extracts from The Worst Witch by Jill Murphy.

  10. 'Tom's Midnight Garden' by Philippa Pearce

    Duration: 05.52

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    Paralympian Ade Adepitan reads from 'Tom's Midnight Garden' by Philippa Pearce.

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