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NEWS

Children's poetry award announced

17/07/2017

Poet Kate Wakeling has won the CLiPPA 2017 poetry award for her first collection for children, Moon Juice, illustrated by Elina Braslina, published by The Emma Press.

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Non fiction to review this summer!

17/07/2017

We can't wait to share these brilliant books about science, STEM projects, fun maths and optical illusions with teachers and librarians this summer. Would you like to review these books for us?

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Forum

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Library Initiatives

Setting up your Chatterbooks group

Setting up your Chatterbooks group

Chatterbooks, the national reading group initiative based in public libraries, is now moving into schools. What is Chatterbooks? Chatterbooks is a nationally-coordinated programme of reading groups run...

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Latest Titles

My Brother is a Superhero: Winner of the Waterstones Children's Book Prize

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: Book 2

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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