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

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

Letters, Diaries and Memoirs Booklist

This February we are sharing with you some of our favourite books which are either memoirs (a historical account or biography) or books written as letters or diaries.


You can get involved too – you could pick an event which was rea… read more

4 February 2019