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Yellow Flag: For readers aged 6+ (includes Flyers)

Perfect for children who can read stories with chapters and slightly longer sentences. O'Brien Press yellow flag books capture the imagination of young readers with humour and illustrations which go beyond simply showing what is in the text, for a more complete reading experience.

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Alfie Green and a Sink Full of Frogs

Written by Joe O'Brien, Illustrated by Jean Texier

The second book in an enchanting new series of adventures featuring a boy whose life every child will want to have.

Alfie Green and the Bee-Bottle Gang

Written by Joe O'Brien, Illustrated by Jean Texier

The third book in an enchanting new series of adventures featuring a boy whose life every child will want to have.

Alfie Green and the Chocolate Cosmos

Written by Joe O'Brien, Illustrated by Jean Texier

Budsville’s chocolate fair cancelled? No way, Alfie decides. Chocolate seeds from Arcania are the answer, but only if he can survive the Roaring Rainforest, the vicious Spider Plant and the Forest Ogre.

Alfie Green and the Conker King

Written by Joe O'Brien, Illustrated by Jean Texier

It’s time for the Budsville Primary School Conker Championship, and Alfie needs to find a special conker.
Alfie Green Book 6

Alfie Green and the Fly-Trapper

Written by Joe O'Brien, Illustrated by Jean Texier

Alfie Green is back, this time grappling with a giant Venus Fly-Trap which threatens to eat everything in his house.

Alfie Green and the Magical Gift

Written by Joe O'Brien, Illustrated by Jean Texier

The first book in an enchanting series of adventures featuring a boy whose life every child will want to have.
Now in paperback

Alfie Green and the Monkey Puzzler

Written by Joe O'Brien, Illustrated by Jean Texier

The circus has come to town. But it's no ordinary circus. All the kids from Budsville are really excited, except for Alfie who suspects all is not what it seems ...

Alfie Green and the Supersonic Subway

Written by Joe O'Brien, Illustrated by Jean Texier

When the Emerald Cactus in the Desert of Doom explodes, Budsville is covered in sparkling green sand ... Soon the evil Desert Elves will arrive on their Scorpion Chariots. How can Alfie stop them?
Alfie Green Book 7

The Big Break Detectives Casebook

Written by and Illustrated by Alan Nolan

The Big Break Detectives: three school friends who, from their secret base under the school, solve crimes, right wrongs, unravel mysteries and nab evil-doers - all on their lunch break!

An exciting graphic novel for children of all ages.

Blue, Where Are You?

Written by Wes Magee, Illustrated by Margaret Suggs

On their first evening in their new home, Josh and Jo's cat Blue is nowhere to be found. Will Josh and Jo find their missing cat?
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Don't Open that Box

Belzoni the cat and Greta the chicken try to get to grips with a hungry crocodile that has just eaten Granny.
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Ed's Bed

Written by Eoin Colfer, Illustrated by Woody Fox

Ed Cooper's life is never dull. He has started to wet his bed and he can't learn his time-tables.
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Ed's Funny Feet

Written by Eoin Colfer, Illustrated by Woody Fox

Ed Cooper has a problem with his big toes. Even his DIY foot-straighteners don't work and he has to wear very uncool 'correction shoes'.
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Fishbum and Splat!

Fishbum and Splat are two demons who live in Hell. Their fondest wish is to stargaze. But there are no stars where they live! A trip to Heaven gives them the chance to collect a star. But dancing angels keep getting in the way!
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Here, There and Everywhere

Stories from Many Lands

Written by Liz Weir, Illustrated by Tomm Moore

Why do skunks have an awful smell? What would the sky taste like? Was the snow always white?

Jigsaw Stew

Jack MacAnoolie tries to save his family when they eat stew made from a jigsaw!
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