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

Wild about Nature

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We’ve been getting ready to celebrate Earth Day on 22 April by reading some of our favourite books about the natural world. Check out our recommendations for books about nature, wildlife and the environment below.

Join in the fun in Chat and sh… read more

15 April 2019

All the World’s a Stage

On the 27 March it is World Theatre Day and to celebrate we have selected some of our favourite books that were then turned into theatre shows.

You can get involved too – choose some of your favourite books and think what they may be like if… read more

7 March 2019

World Book Day 2019

It’s that time of year again – World Book Day arrives on Thursday 7th March!

We’re super excited to discover lots of brilliant new books and share our favourite reads with our friends.

We hope you’ll join in the fun too! You might be puttin… read more

4 March 2019