15th Oct 14
Harry Potter Book Night!
Embrace the magic and prepare to celebrate Harry Potter in a big way, with a new Harry Potter Book Night on 5th February next year!
13th Oct 14
Blue Peter Awards gets underway
Some 200 children from around the country will help to choose the winning books for this year's Blue Peter Awards.
7th Oct 14
Write a ghost story in 50 words....
The Scottish Book Trust competition, to write a ghost story in just 50 words, is open to all those in the UK and all ages can enter. This month's competition closes on Friday 24th October.
20th Sep 14
Free 'How to Train Your Dragon' event!
Author Cressida Cowell, whose How to Train Your Dragon series is behind this year's hit summer film, will be taking part in a free virtual event on Thursday 2nd October at 10.30am - find out how to stream her live to your class!
9th Sep 14
Blog by author Kenneth Oppel
Author Kenneth Oppel tells us more about writing fantasy, visiting the past for inspiration and creating the 'Titanic of trains'! His new book, The Boundless, is published by David Fickling Books this month!
6th Sep 14
New-look Harry Potter website
Discover new areas on the revamped Harry Potter website, including Magical Downloads and a Harry Potter Quote Generator!
2nd Sep 14
Check out our great competitions this month, including DK's Computer Coding for Kids, a full set of the new-look Harry Potter books, AND a copy of Incomplete Book of Dragon's from Cressida Cowell!
15th Aug 14
New-look Harry Potter set to give away!
We have a full set of the new-look Harry Potter books, ready to give to one lucky winner thanks to publisher Bloomsbury Children's Books!