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Wimpy Kid author to visit UK
19th Aug 16

Wimpy Kid author to visit UK


Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney will be visiting the UK in November as part of a world tour to promote the new book, Wimpy Kid: Double Down, published by Puffin Books.


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www.wimpykidclub.co.uk

Michael Morpurgo exhibition
21st Jul 16

Michael Morpurgo exhibition


Seven Stories, the children's book centre in Newcastle, has opened a new exhibition about bestselling author Michael Morpurgo, with information about his writing, ideas and even a replica of his 'creative caravan'!


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www.sevenstories.org.uk

Discovering The Other Alice
20th Jul 16

Discovering The Other Alice


In Michelle Harrison's new book, THE OTHER ALICE, the main character Alice is obsessed by writing - and she has the ability to bring her characters to life in the real world! We asked Michelle to tell us more about her brilliant new novel!


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The flying circus is coming to town!
20th Jul 16

The flying circus is coming to town!


Ned Waddlesworth is an ordinary boy until his 13th birthday when he discovers that his family are anything but ordinary! Look out for a flying circus, evil clowns and an ancient curse in NED'S CIRCUS OF MARVELS!


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Is Marge the world's best or worst babysitter?
20th Jul 16

Is Marge the world's best or worst babysitter?


Actress and bestselling author Isla Fisher has written her first children's books, Marge in Charge, about an babysitter who any child would love to have look after them!


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Guardian young critics competition 2016
20th Jul 16

Guardian young critics competition 2016


Review one of the Guardian children's fiction prize 2016 longlisted books as an individual or a school book group and you could win books, national book tokens and an invitation to meet authors at the award ceremony!


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www.theguardian.com/childrens-books-si...

The Big Friendly Read!
18th Jul 16

The Big Friendly Read!


Join in this summer's Big Friendly Read that will be taking place in libraries up and down the country. It's free to join and you get prizes for the books you read!


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Staggering Storytellers on CBBC
13th Jul 16

Staggering Storytellers on CBBC


Look out for a one-off Horrible Histories programme about Staggering Storytellers, from Stone Age times to the present. You can watch it on iPlayer - we loved it as it's funny and informative about telling stories.


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www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b07l12vk...

 
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