Go For It - books for ages 8+

Go For It is the very best selection of new and classic fiction, perfect to keep fluent readers aged 8+ hooked.


  • The Adventures of Invisible Boy

    The Adventures of Invisible Boy

    It's his first day at school and Stanley wishes he could disappear. He can hardly believe it when, after a spill at the science fair, POOF! Stanley is invisible!

    €6.40

  • Alex Rider: Nightshade Revenge

    Alex Rider: Nightshade Revenge

    When his best friend Tom is abducted, Alex Rider is given an ultimatum by Nightshade – a sinister cult of assassins with a score to settle. But what twisted evil are they planning, and how is it connected to a revolutionary new gaming system?

    €10.30

  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    This is the story of Alice, a girl who falls down a rabbit hole into an amazing world known as Wonderland. Here she will have the most marvellous adventures including meeting a rabbit with a pocket watch, playing croquet with the queen and going to the Mad Hatter's tea party.

    €3.80

  • The Blazing Unicorn

    The Blazing Unicorn

    If you were granted three wishes, what would you wish for? For Marie, that dream becomes a reality when she finds a magical unicorn deep in the forest.

    €10.30

  • The Blunders

    The Blunders

    Meet the Blunders: Bertie, Betsy, their children, Brutus and Bunny, along with their beloved grandma Old Lady Blunder, and their pet ostrich, Cedric. An ostrich is not a sensible pet, but then the Blunders are not sensible people.

    €11.60

  • The Boy at the Back of the Class

    The Boy at the Back of the Class

    Told with heart and humour, The Boy at the Back of the Class is a child's perspective on the refugee crisis, highlighting the importance of friendship and kindness in a world that doesn't always make sense.

    €6.40

  • Boy Who Fell From the Sky

    Boy Who Fell From the Sky

    Twelve-year-old Zed has always been fascinated by the Demons that fall from the sky. His whole life his dad has worked as a Hunter, tasked with eliminating Demons once and for all, and Zed hopes to one day follow in his footsteps. But then one night Spark appears and disrupts everything Zed thought he knew.

    €10.30

  • The Detention Detectives: Murder By Mistake

    The Detention Detectives: Murder By Mistake

    THE DETENTION DETECTIVES ARE BACK! And there’s been another murder… Headstrong Lydia leads the new case. As a school reporter, she’s great at getting the facts. But when someone unexpected arrives at Gran’s, it’s clear she’s missing some clues…

    €10.30

  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Diper Overlode (Book 17)

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Diper Overlode (Book 17)

    Greg Heffley is finding out that the road to fame and glory comes with some hard knocks. When he decides to tag along with his brother Rodrick's band, Loeded Diper, Greg doesn't realize what he's getting into. But he soon learns that late nights, unpaid gigs, fighting between band members, and money troubles are all part of the rock 'n' roll lifestyle.

    €10.30

  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: No Brainer (Book 18)

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: No Brainer (Book 18)

    When Greg Heffley's school is threatened with closure, he's not too broken up about it. But when Greg realizes this means he's going to be sent to a different school than his best friend, he changes his tune. Can Greg and his classmates save their school before it's shuttered for good? Available from November 2023.

    €11.60

  • Dork Diaries

    Dork Diaries

    Nikki is the reverse of popular - she's a total dork! When she moves school, she dreams of leaving her old lame ways behind. But life is not so simple!

    €3.80

  • Dork Diaries: I Love Paris!

    Dork Diaries: I Love Paris!

    OMG, oh la la! Join Nikki Maxwell and her BFFs as they jet off to Paris!

    €10.30

  • Escape Room: The Haunted Castle

    Escape Room: The Haunted Castle

    Solve the mystery and escape the vampire's castle in this exciting escape room game.

    €12.90

  • Fairy Hill

    Fairy Hill

    €9.99

  • Hercules: the Diary of a (Sort of) Hero

    Hercules: the Diary of a (Sort of) Hero

    The funny, highly illustrated diaries of a boy called Hercules and his mission to find popularity and his mysterious (maybe even magical) dad!

    €10.30

  • How to Train Your Dragon

    How to Train Your Dragon

    Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III was just a nerdy little Viking, not big or hairy or scary at all. So how did valiant Hiccup and his midget sidekick Toothless the Dragon become mighty heroes after all?

    €6.40

  • Jack Splash

    Jack Splash

    Jack only wants to impress his diving coach dad – but as the worst diver in the worst diving team in England, there’s little chance of it. Until a brush with magic and the arrival of a new friend, Billy, who can turn the team’s fortunes around.

    €10.30

  • Kensuke's Kingdom

    Kensuke's Kingdom

    Washed up on a remote island in a Pacific storm, Michael curls up and waits to die. But when he wakes, there is fresh fruit beside him. He is not alone...

    €5.10

  • Level Up 2024

    Level Up 2024

    Check out the ultimate annual video game guide from Scholastic AFK! Level Up 2023 is full of the latest information on the hottest games of the last year, how they were developed, and how to beat them.

    €12.90

  • Luna Wolf 2: Code Danger

    Luna Wolf 2: Code Danger

    The multi-generational, matriarchal magic and funny fantasy of ENCANTO meets Noel Fitzpatrick's VETMAN. From superstar TV presenter and bestselling children's author Alesha Dixon.

    €10.30

  • The Midnight Unicorn

    The Midnight Unicorn

    In a faraway kingdom of unicorns, two girls live completely different lives. They've never met, but they've been bound together since birth. Their story began once upon a time. But how will it end?

    €9.00

  • My Crystal Zodiac Journal

    My Crystal Zodiac Journal

    €9.00

  • The Mystery of the Forever Weekend

    The Mystery of the Forever Weekend

    The brand new, read-in-one-sitting, packed-with-twists mystery from bestselling Lisa Thompson: a spin on classic movie Groundhog Day.

    €10.30

  • Nina Peanut Is Amazing

    Nina Peanut Is Amazing

    Nina Peanut – super-star in the making, frozen pizza chef, creative genius, owner of the world’s stinkiest cat. The funniest new friend for all kids, everywhere.

    €11.60

  • Only Children

    Only Children

    From million-copy bestselling author David Baddiel comes a laugh-out-loud collection of three short stories for readers of 8 and up, brilliantly illustrated by Jim Field and Steven Lenton.

    €10.30

  • Operation Spy: The Ultimate Handbook

    Operation Spy: The Ultimate Handbook

    Become the best possible spy with Operation Spy: The Ultimate Handbook! Learn tips on how to decode secret messages, don the best disguise for the situation, lip read and much more!

    €9.00

  • Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief

    Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief

    'Troubled' kid Percy has just discovered that he is half-god, half-mortal and the Greek gods do exist! There's just one problem. Zeus thinks Percy has stolen his lightning bolt. Can Percy find it before a war of the gods erupts?

    €3.80

  • Reggie Houser Has the Power

    Reggie Houser Has the Power

    A boy discovers he has incredible talent for mind control - he's a junior Derren Brown! - but will it solve all his problems or just get him into deep trouble?

    €10.30

  • Rock On! Birthstones

    Rock On! Birthstones

    Discover how birthstones came to be, what the most prized pieces are today, and how they can reflect our personalities. Comes with four real gemstones in a display case.

    €10.30

  • Rocks and Minerals

    Rocks and Minerals

    Contains small parts not suitable for children under 3 years of age.

    €12.90

  • Saber Toothed Tigers and Other Ice Age Creatures

    Saber Toothed Tigers and Other Ice Age Creatures

    This fact-filled book shares information about creatures who once lived in the shadows of the dinosaurs, but then grew to rule during the age of the mammoths. Comes complete with saber toothed tiger skeleton model.

    €10.30

  • Secret Agent Briefcase

    Secret Agent Briefcase

    Contains small parts not suitable for children under 3 years of age.

    €12.90

  • Skandar and the Phantom Rider

    Skandar and the Phantom Rider

    The Island shall have its revenge . . . Skandar Smith has achieved his dream to train as a unicorn rider. But as Skandar and his friends enter their second year at the Eyrie, a new threat arises.

    €10.30

  • Spaceboy

    Spaceboy

    Go back to the Space Race with No.1 bestselling author David Walliams for a breathless cinematic adventure full of mystery, action, laughs and surprises - and a secret that could change the course of history...

    €10.30

  • Things That Go Bump

    Things That Go Bump

    Funny, highly entertaining spooky middle grade packed with monsters and mayhem - for kids who love a good (safe) scream!

    €10.30

  • Tom Gates: Five Star Stories

    Tom Gates: Five Star Stories

    The new laugh-out-loud, packed-with-pictures Tom Gates bestseller - Tom wants to write a five star story for a school project and takes inspiration from his collection of ODD OBJECTS.

    €10.30

  • Tom Gates 20: Happy to Help (eventually) PB

    Tom Gates 20: Happy to Help (eventually) PB

    The new laugh-out-loud, packed-with-pictures Tom Gates bestseller - Tom wants to raise money for an extra special treat, but finds being helpful doesn't make everyone happy...

    €10.30

  • Twin Power: The Lost Cup

    Twin Power: The Lost Cup

    €8.99

  • The Dragonet Prophecy (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel #1)

    The Dragonet Prophecy (Wings of Fire Graphic Novel #1)

    Sizzling new fantasy. Seven dragon tribes at war over one treasure. Battle to the max!

    €11.60

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