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Children’s Month: April 2019

A mouse and a mole holding a Children's Month banner

Illustration by James Mayhew

Children’s Month was our celebration of everything we offer children and young adults. Find out how we can help improve literacy and wellbeing and our wonderful range of books.

Suffolk’s favourite children’s book

We ran a survey during Children's Month to find out Suffolk's favourite children's book. We'll soon be announcing the winner!

Our libraries’ favourite books…

Composite image of Fairy Tales, The Land of Never Endings and A Skinful of Shadows

We’ll be revealing our libraries’ top children’s books over Children's Month. See our libraries’ favourite books →

Improving wellbeing

Parenting advice

Parents and toddlers playing

Looking for reading advice on all sorts of family problems such as ADHD, bullying and sibling rivalry? Try our reading suggestions.

Open Space for 11-17 year olds

Children sat in a circle in a library

A space to drop in to listen, chat and think for anyone interested in their wellbeing.

Bloc: Youth arts in libraries

BLOC is our youth arts programme. Across the county we're working with young people and artists to develop fun and creative activities, happenings & events.

Find out about BLOC →

Woman and school children laughing and dancing
Woman displaying BLOC bag
Two teenage girls at a desk

…And thousands of reading ideas!

We have thousands of fiction, non-fiction and eBooks for babies, developing readers and young adults. Reserve online or download to your device.

Don’t have a library card? It’s free, and you can join online.
(And we don’t charge for children’s late returns!)

Get a library card →