29th Jul 14
Wicked Young Writers shortlists 100 stories
Some 100 stories by children and young people have been shortlisted for the Wicket Young Writers' Award. The 100 entries were selected from more than 5,200 submissions.
28th Jul 14
Win a copy of Incomplete Dragons!
We're celebrating all things dragon-ish this summer with a special competition to win one of three copies of Cressida Cowell's Incomplete Book of Dragons (How to Train Your Dragon), published by Hodder Children's Books.
16th Jul 14
Overall Winner of the 2014 competition
We are delighted to be able to share the Overall Winner of the 2014 ReadingZone Picture Book Competition - How the Zebra Got its Stripes by the Reception class of Harby C of E Primary School in Leicestershire.
14th Jul 14
The River Singers
Author Tom Moorhouse tells us about his book, The River Singers, that follows a small family of young water voles as they set off on a dangerous journey to find a new home.
8th Jul 14
Revisiting friends and family!
One of Ireland's bestselling authors, Judi Curtin, tells us why she has returned to writing about Alice and Megan in her new book Viva Alice!, published this month by O'Brien.
3rd Jul 14
The Guardian children's fiction longlist
The Guardian children's prize has announced a longlist that its judges say moves "beyond the confines of the current fad for teenage misery lit".
23rd Jun 14
The Winners of the 2014 ReadingZone Picture Book Competition!
The Winners and Runners-UP of this year's ReadingZone Picture Book Competition, selected from over 1,000 picture book entries, have been announced!
10th Jun 14
A world of Vikings - and Dragons!
Have you been to see the new How to Train Your Dragons film yet? How about reading the stories that inspired the film - find out more via this book trailer!