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The Children's Book Award winners!

Pamela Butchart and Thomas Flintham's My Head Teacher is a Vampire Rat has won the Children's Book Award 2016. The winner was chosen by children's votes.

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ReadingZone Picture Book Competition judging

With all entries in, our judges have been busy looking through your fabulous entries and we will be announcing the winners via our mid June enewsletters - so make sure you are signed up to receive the news!

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Specialist school library service and public librarians are ready to answer your book and reading-related questions. Whether you are searching for a book for a young football enthusiast or historical fiction set in the Elizabethan era, these experts will have the answer.

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EXTRACTS TO DOWNLOAD

My Brother is a Superhero

My Brother is a Superhero - which has won the Waterstones Children's Book Prize - tells the story of a comics obsessed 11-year-old who is mightily put out when his older brother Zack is given powers by an alien to help...

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Boot Camp

Jay, Summer, Dylan and their bands are headed for boot camp at uber-glamorous Rock War Manor. It's going to be six weeks of mates, music and non-stop partying as they prepare for stardom. But the rock-star life of...

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