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All the World’s a Stage

All the World’s a Stage

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On the 27 March it is World Theatre Day and to celebrate we have selected some of our favourite books and stories that have been performed as plays and musicals.

You can join in the fun too – choose some of your favourite books and think wha… read more

7 March 2019

World Book Day 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

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 really i… read more

4 February 2019

Win amazing prizes with the BBC 500 Words competition!

Win amazing prizes with the BBC 500 Words competition!

The BBC 500 Words competition is back

If you're between 5 and 13 years old and you like creative writing, you won't want to miss out on this brilliant opportunity.

Enter your short story in the BBC 500 Words competition and you could wi… read more

30 January 2019

Epic Tales Booklist

Epic Tales Booklist

Epic Tales – Myths and Legends booklists

This January we are sharing with you some of our favourite books which are based on myths or legends or include mythical creatures. We have picked a range of books to help you find out more about these … read more

9 January 2019

Our Favourite Books of 2018: Part 2

Our Favourite Books of 2018: Part 2

Our favourite Books of 2018 for children at school

Every year, the staff at "The Reading Agency":https://readingagency.org.uk/about/people/staff/ enjoy picking and sharing our favourite books for children and young people. We have three differe… read more

6 December 2018