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Oxford to London, England

Our reading journey starts in Oxford and travels to London, England.

 Following the disappearance of her mum, 10-year-old Aniyah suddenly finds herself living in foster care. With her life in disarray, she knows just one thing for sure: her mum isn't gone for ever. Because people with the brightest hearts never truly leave. They become stars.So when a new star is spotted acting strangely in the sky, Aniyah is sure it's her mum, and she embarks on the adventure of a lifetime to make sure everyone else knows too.

  • Paperback, The Star Outside my Window

  • Star chocolates

  • Two star cookie cutters

  • Oxford magnet

  • Exclusive bookmark made for the book

  • Photos and personalised postcard

  • Travel information

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Edinburgh, Scotland

This reading journey is set in Edinburgh, the capital city of Scotland. Join Zinnie and her sisters who live in the murky tunnels beneath Edinburgh's Old Town. They keep out of the way of the authorities and remain undetected. Until, that is, rumours of a ghost bring unwanted visitors into the caverns they call home. Among them, a young Arthur Conan Doyle, keen to investigate, and MacDuff, the shady owner of Edinburgh's newest attraction, the House of Wonders. Caught up in a world of intrigue and adventure, Zinnie seeks answers. But how can she discover what secrets lie in the House of Wonders while also protecting the sisters she holds so dear?

Find a treat and gift from Edinburgh to help you on your reading journey!

  • Paperback, House of Hidden Wonders by Sharon Gosling

  • Edinburgh Shortbread House shortbread fingers

  • Edinburgh Wool scarf

  • Exclusive bookmarks

  • Photos and personalised postcard

  • Travel information

  • Letter from the author!

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Cumbria, England

This box takes our reading journey to the north west of England and visiting the beautiful Lake District in the county of Cumbria.

Our featured book this month is Armistice Runner by Tom Palmer.  Lily has lots of worries. She's struggling to compete in her fell-running races and, worse, she's losing her gran to Alzheimer's. But then she discovers her great-great-grandfather's diaries from the First World War. Could his incredible story of bravery help her reconnect with her gran and even give her the inspiration she needs to push through and win?

  • Paperback, Armistice Runner by Tom Palmer

  • Kendal Mint Cake - large bar!

  • Top Trumps The Lakes card game

  • Exclusive bookmark made for the book

  • Photos and personalised postcard

  • Travel information

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Hampshire to London, England

Our reading journey starts in Hampshire, travels through the southern part of England, and culminates in a thrilling visit to London.

Black Powder is a rip-roaring historical adventure set at the time of the Gunpowder Plot. England, 1605. 12-year-old Tom must save his father from hanging. He falls in with a mysterious stranger - the Falcon - who promises to help him in exchange for his service. But on the long journey to London, Tom discovers the Falcon's true mission - and a plot to blow up Parliament with barrels of black powder. Tom faces a terrible decision: secure his father's release, or stop the assassination of the king ...

  • Paperback, Black Powder by Ally Sherrick

  • A chocolate mouse and a chocolate bomb filled with marshmallows

  • Soap blocks spelling out BOOKS

  • Exclusive bookmark

  • Photos and personalised postcard

  • Travel information

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Cambridgeshire, England

Cambridge, England is our destination with the brilliant book, The House of 100 Clocks by A M Howell.


June, 1905.Helena and her parrot, Orbit, are swept off to Cambridge when her father is appointed clock-winder to one of the wealthiest men in England. There is only one rule: the clocks must never stop. But Helena discovers the house of one hundred clocks holds many mysteries; a ghostly figure, strange notes and disappearing winding keys… Can she work out its secrets before time runs out?

  • Paperback, The House of 100 Clocks by A M Howell

  • Chocolate cycle lolly from Cambridge

  • A notepad with a Cambridge map design

  • Exclusive bookmark

  • Photos and personalised postcard

  • Travel information

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