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Blog posts for: Oxford University Press

Electrigirl

Electrigirl

I used to be plain old ordinary Holly . . . but now I’ve become EXTRAordinary Holly!
Being struck by lightning and getting an amazing superpower wasn’t how Holly thought that her day would go. But now it’s happened, she might as well make the most of it . . . if only she could work out how to stop blowing everything up!

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Isadora Moon Goes to School

Isadora Moon Goes to School

Half vampire, half fairy, totally unique! Isadora Moon is special because she is different. When it’s time for Isadora to start school she’s not sure where she belongs – vampire school or fairy school?

Suitable for age 5+.

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Isadora Moon Goes to the Ballet

Isadora Moon Goes to the Ballet

When her mum and dad come along on a school trip to the ballet, Isadora worries that they might not be like normal mums and dads. But she has even bigger problems when Pink Rabbit goes missing. Will she be able to find him before the curtain rises?

Suitable for ages 5–8.

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Isadora Moon Has a Birthday

Isadora Moon Has a Birthday

Isadora loves going to human birthday parties, and now she’s going to have one of her own! But with her mum and dad organising things, it’s not going to be like the parties she’s been to before…

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Nixie: Wonky Winter Wonderland

Nixie: Wonky Winter Wonderland

Snow days are for sledging, skating and snowball battles and no-one is safe from Nixie’s expertly aimed snowballs or her mischievous wonky wand. But one fairy is missing out on all of the fun, where is Fidget the butterfly fairy? It’s up to Nixie to find her and prove that she’s not such a bad, bad fairy but a rather ingenious one!

Suitable for age 5+.

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Oxford First Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Dictionary

Oxford First Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling Dictionary

A must-have for children, parents and teachers preparing for the grammar, punctuation and spelling test at the end of Key Stage 1. Friendly bird characters help explain grammar and punctuation, and provide spelling tips. Paperback edition.

Suitable for age 6+.

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Oxford School Dictionary (Oxford Dictionary)

Oxford School Dictionary (Oxford Dictionary)

This new edition of the bestselling Oxford School Dictionary in hardback has contemporary, comprehensive vocabulary coverage, example sentences, and fascinating word origins. The dictionary supports students with their language and spelling skills, and helps with the transition from primary to secondary.

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Railhead

Railhead

Zen Starling is a petty thief. A nobody. Destined to ride the rails to nowhere special. That is until Raven, a strange and mysterious figure, enlists him for one small job. One small job that might just bring everything in this galaxy, and the next, to the end of the line.

Suitable for age 11+

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Super Happy Magic Forest

Super Happy Magic Forest

When the Mystical Crystals of Life are stolen, five brave heroes must go on an epic quest to get them back and save the Super Happy Magic Forest from the root of all evil.

Suitable for age 2+

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