26th Nov 15
Jacqueline Wilson heads up ReadingZone Festival!
Bestselling author Jacqueline Wilson will be live at Bourne Hall Theatre in Ewell, Surrey, on Saturday 6th February 2016 as part of the ReadingZone Festival in Surrey. There will also be a Beast Quest event and a programme of free, creative activities for children that afternoon.
20th Nov 15
Almond wins the Guardian children's prize
David Almond has won the Guardian childrens fiction prize with A Song for Ella Grey (Hodder), a retelling of the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice set in the north east of England.
20th Nov 15
Young Critics winners announced
The ten winners of the Young Critics competition for the Guardian children's fiction prize have been announced. The competition included a prize for a group of reviewers from a school or library.
17th Nov 15
David Walliams' pre-Christmas event!
Enter your details to a competition to win a ticket to an event with David Walliams at the Imperial War Museum on 28th November!
12th Nov 15
World Book Day tour events revealed!
World Book Day has revealed the live tour line-up for 2016's The Biggest Book Show on Earth, which will feature over 45 top authors and illustrators and visit ten locations throughout the UK and Ireland from 22nd February to 4th March 2016. There will also be a special Teen Fest event in London.
4th Nov 15
Pulman's Northern Lights television deal
The BBC has commissioned a new drama series based on Philip Pullman's epic fantasy trilogy of novels, His Dark Materials. The series will be produced by Bad Wolf and New Line Cinema and will be made in Wales for BBC One.
3rd Nov 15
JK Rowling to write another children's books
Yup, author JK Rowling has confirmed that she is writing a new children's book, her first since the Harry Potter series ended.
29th Oct 15
New Wimpy Kid book is nearly here!
Just a few more days until the new Wimpy Kid book, Old School, is published on 3rd November - and you can watch a trailer here.