Inspiring Young Readers
Betty and the Mysterious Visitor posted on 01 Nov 2023
Betty and the Mysterious Visitor is Anne Twist’s debt children’s book and here she’s teamed-up with the wonderful Emily Sutton
Spooky Little Halloween posted on 30 Oct 2023
Colourful and interactive board books are guaranteed to engage the attention of very young children
Vlad the Fabulous Vampire posted on 29 Oct 2023
As we head towards another Halloween, there will be plenty of moms, dads and excited children telling stories about ghouls, ghosts, monsters, zombies ...
When Creature Met Creature posted on 26 Oct 2023
When two creative powerhouses like John Agard and Satoshi Kitamura collaborate on a project, you know that something special will come of it.
The Concrete Garden posted on 24 Oct 2023
Australian author and illustrator, Bob Graham is one of the contemporary greats of children’s literature and still going strong.
Maisy’s Big Book of Kindness posted on 23 Oct 2023
I once visited a nursery school in Birmingham where the headteacher was a self-described ‘Maisy addict’.
A Whale of a time with Benji Davies at Cheltenham Book Festival posted on 22 Oct 2023
While waiting in the queue outside the event tent I listened to a conversation between a little boy aged about four ...
Super Sports Stars Who Are Changing The Game posted on 20 Oct 2023
Back in the 1970s and 1980s when I first became active in campaigns for social justice this was a book that it felt impossible to ever see published.
Sona Sharma, Wish Me Luck posted on 19 Oct 2023
This is the fourth book in this popular series by Chitra Soundar set in the Indian city of Chennai.
Ready for the Spotlight posted on 16 Oct 2023
Plenty of children (including me, my sister, daughter and granddaughter) go through a ballet loving phase ...