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Watch Jacqueline Wilson event online

Jacqueline Wilson took part in a Puffin Live event earlier this month when she celebrated the Victorians, and in case you missed it, the event is free to watch online.

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Francesca Simon event available to watch online

If you missed the livestream event with Francesca Simon earlier this month, you can watch it again for free. The event is suitable for KS1 & KS2. Other author events, including with Robert Muchamore and David Almond,...

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ASK A LIBRARIAN

Specialist school library service and public librarians are ready to answer your book and reading-related questions. Whether you are searching for a book for a young football enthusiast or historical fiction set in the Elizabethan era, these experts will have the answer.

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EXTRACTS TO DOWNLOAD

Captive

In Captive, a strong debut YA novel by AJ Grainger, we see politics 'from the inside', through the eyes of Robyn who is the daughter of the prime minister. Indeed the story begins inside Number 10 Downing Street as...

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All That Glitters

All That Glitters, the fourth book in the Geek Girl series, sees Harriet Manners arrive at sixth form college where she hopes to make new friends and to shine academically but invariably, embarrassing social gaffes,...

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