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Gnasher's summer reads

Gnasher's summer reads

When Gnasher gets his paws on a good book, he's like – well, like a dog with a bone!

Why not pick up one of these recommendations on your next trip to the library?

Salty Dogs by Matty Long

Set sail with the Salty Dogs on an adventure … read more

15 August 2018

Harry Hill's Summer Reading Challenge message

Harry Hill's Summer Reading Challenge message

Hey Mischief Makers!
The amazingly funny Harry Hill has a special video message for you:

Get down to your library to sign up for the Challenge and start your summer of reading fun!

If you've already signed up for the Challenge, visit o… read more

13 August 2018

Pieface's summer reads

Pieface's summer reads

Pieface has come up with some great Summer Reading Challenge suggestions (his pet potato Paul may have helped him out a little bit!)

Take a look and you might find your next Mischief Makers book:

Knighthood for Beginners by Elys Dolan
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11 August 2018

Sporty Stories booklist

Sporty Stories booklist

This year has been a fantastic time for some exciting sports. We’ve had the Winter Olympics, the World Cup, Wimbledon and the brilliant European Championships. We’ve been inspired by many moments of amazement so we created a booklist of our favour… read more

9 August 2018

Rubi's summer reads

Rubi's summer reads

If you're a keen inventor, a top puzzle solver, or you just like getting stuck in and making stuff like Rubi, you'll love these summer reading recommendations!

The Wild Robot by Peter Brown

When robot Roz crash lands on an island, she's … read more

7 August 2018

Dennis' summer reads

Dennis' summer reads

You've got to have a big imagination to be a Mischief Maker!

If you're anything like Dennis, you'll know you can get loads of inspiration for your next big adventure from brilliant books like these:

Iguana Boy Saves the World with a Tripl… read more

3 August 2018

Information for adults


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