AUTHOR INTERVIEWS

  • Abi Elphinstone Abi Elphinstone

    THE NIGHT SPINNER

    SIMON & SCHUSTER CHILDREN'S BOOKS

    FEBRUARY 2017


    THE NIGHT SPINNER is the final book in the Dreamsnatcher trilogy by ABI ELPHINSTONE, charting feisty heroine Moll Pecksniff's battle against darkness and the shadowmasks....

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  • Rachel Bright Rachel Bright

    THE KOALA WHO COULD

    BY RACHEL BRIGHT, JIM FIELD

    PUBLISHED BY ORCHARD BOOKS

    FEBRUARY 2017


    THE KOALA WHO COULD follows Rachel Bright and Jim Field's previous collaboration, THE LION INSIDE, and both picture books explore young creatures...

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  • Andy Riley Andy Riley

    KING FLASHYPANTS AND THE CREATURE FROM CRONG

    HODDER CHILDREN'S BOOKS

    FEBRUARY 2016


    KING EDWIN FLASHYPANTS, the diminutive boy king, is back in a new adventure involving monsters, quests and the evil Emperor Nurbison. The King Flashypants...

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  • Sharon Gosling Sharon Gosling

    FIR

    RED EYE

    FEBRUARY 2017


    Fans of the Red Eye horror list for teenagers will be thrilled to discover a new title in the range, FIR by SHARON GOSLING. Fir offers an eerie blend of mystery, suspense and horror - lurking at the edges of the...

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  • Gareth P Jones Gareth P Jones

    ATTACK OF THE ALIEN DUNG!

    STRIPES PUBLISHING

    FEBRUARY 2017


    GARETH P JONES's latest mad cap adventure, ATTACK OF THE ALIEN DUNG, has loads of appeal for newly confident readers looking for a funny, action-packed story.

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  • Clara Vulliamy Clara Vulliamy

    DOTTY DETECTIVE: MIDNIGHT MYSTERY

    HARPERCOLLINS CHILDREN'S BOOKS

    FEBRUARY 2017


    If you're looking to introduce young readers to the detective genre, then the new DOTTY DETECTIVE series from Clara Vulliamy is the perfect way to do so....

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  • Ryan Wheatcroft Ryan Wheatcroft

    WE ARE FAMILY

    CATERPILLAR BOOKS

    FEBRUARY 2017


    WE ARE FAMILY is a gift of a book for talking about and exploring different kinds of families and for encouraging children to talk about their own experiences.

    In this gorgeous picture...

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  • Jim Stoten Jim Stoten

    MR TWEED'S BUSY DAY

    FLYING EYE BOOKS

    FEBRUARY 2017


    MR TWEED'S BUSY DAY, written and illustrated by JIM STOTEN, is a playful and gloriously colourful 'finding' book of lush landscapes, strange, oversized animals and hidden creatures. It...

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