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Winnie and Wilbur: Books

Best-selling series from Laura Owen and Korky Paul

The Read with Oxford range has been carefully created by educational experts to support your child as they learn to read. Here, we've gathered together some of our favourite stories starring Winnie the witch and her black cat Wilbur. Follow the pair on their madcap adventures in these wonderfully crafted tales by Laura Owen and Korky Paul.

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Stage 5 story collections

Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in this kit bursting with reading activities. The kit includes four hilarious stories, a whole book of fun activities, a spooky spell poster with reusable stickers, and top tips for parents, ideal for developing your child's reading, writing and comprehension skills.
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two lively stories with short chapters. In 'Winnie the Bold', Winnie is inspired by a TV show to have her own adventure – and ends up rescuing a dragon. In 'Wilbur's Got Talent', Wilbur wins a competition to star in a cat food advert and becomes a TV star!
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two hilarious stories with short chapters. In 'Winnie the Naughty Niece', Winnie uses her magic to hide when Auntie Aggie pays a surprise visit! In 'Winnie's Awful Auntie', Auntie Aggie tries to turn Wilbur into a sweet little rabbit and Winnie gets cross!
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two lively stories with short chapters. In 'Winnie's Time Machine', Winnie and Jerry the giant go back in time and meet an angry cave woman! In 'Winnie Spells Trouble', the school children's Egyptian project is helped by some time-travel magic!
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two delicious stories with short chapters. In 'Winnie Goes Batty', Winnie gets some unexpected help from her bat friends when her bossy sister comes round for tea. In 'Winnie Grows Her Own', she finds out that growing all the food for a picnic isn't as easy as it sounds!
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two lively stories with short chapters. In 'Big Top Winnie', Winnie sets up her own circus and wants to be a graceful tightrope walker! In 'Winnie's Fun Run', she dresses up for a fancy-dress race, but not everything goes to plan!
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two lively stories with short chapters. In 'Winnie's Bubble Trouble', Winnie magics up a bubble so she can drift away from all the mess in her house. In 'Winnie Gets Bossy', she decides to reorganise all her furniture - but unfortunately the furniture has other ideas!
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Stage 6 story collections

Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in this kit bursting with reading activities. The kit includes four hilarious stories, a whole book of fun activities, a spooky spell poster with reusable stickers, and top tips for parents, ideal for developing your child's reading, writing and comprehension skills.
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two lively stories with short chapters. In 'Winnie's New Kitten', Winnie gets a new "kitten" delivered, but has Winnie got more than she bargained for? In 'Winnie's Lost Teddy', Wilbur sends Winnie's favourite teddy to a jumble sale. But then he feels sorry. Is it too late to get Beddy-Teddy back?
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two fun-packed stories with short chapters. Find out what happens when Winnie has a treasure-hunt party with a real pirate in 'Winnie's Treasure Hunt', and join Winnie and Jerry the giant in a truly huge street party in 'Winnie's Giant Party'.
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two lively stories with short chapters. In 'Winnie's One-Witch Band', Winnie is banned from the village choir because her voice is just a bit too strong! In 'Winnie's Mouse Organ', Winnie tries to get rid of the mice in her house – but she soon changes her tune.
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two lively stories with short chapters. In 'Blooming Winnie', Winnie tries to tidy up her garden with some magic, but her wand just won't work! In 'Winnie the Twit', Winnie thinks she's found a very rare kind of owl living in her garden. But who's the twit - Winnie or the owl?
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two fast and furious stories with short chapters. In 'Whizz-Bang Winnie', Winnie and Wilbur join a motor race on their broomstick, and in 'Giddy-up', Winnie, Winnie brings her magic to a horse race!
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Join Winnie the witch and her cat Wilbur in two fun-packed stories with short chapters. Find out what happens when Winnie takes Wilbur - and a lot of fleas - to a pet show in 'Itchy Witchy', and laugh as Wilbur and Scruff the dog try to show Winnie who's best in 'Winnie's Perfect Pet'.
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