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The latest Summer Reading Challenge news plus blogs and messages from your favourite authors and illustrators

Books to get you giggling

Every year on April the 1st, mischief makers unleash their best pranks for April Fools Day and have a good old giggle!

We love a book that can make us laugh too – why not check out the Book Sorter to find some top reads that will have you in st… read more

28 March 2017

Will you be a winner?

Have you entered our latest competitions yet?
Don’t miss out on your chance to win some brilliant prizes!

Thunderstruck is the brand new book from one of our fave authors, Ali Sparkes

After ten-year-old Theo and Alisha are struck by l… read more

14 March 2017

Your favourite book from the world of Harry Potter is...

…Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone!

Winning more than 25% of your votes, the first book takes first place!

Tied for second place are Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets AND Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them…

…and ne… read more

24 February 2017