Summer Reading Challenge links

Take a look through these links for reading ideas, news and author interviews and chat with other readers, parents and carers.

The Summer Reading Challenge website

Loads of ideas and activities, including the book sorter machine, a safe place to chat with other readers and parents and carers, news from the world of books, illustrators and authors and celebrity readings.

Explore the Milky Way with our top children’s non-fiction about space

Counting on Katherine, The Speed of Starlight, A Cat's Guide to the Night Sky

Has the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landings sparked your child’s curiosity? Why not start the Summer Reading Challenge with some of our favourite factual books about space.

Mark the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landings with these stunning board and picture books

Covers of three board books

This July, it’s 50 years since Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set foot on the Moon. We’ve picked out some brilliant books for younger children to mark the occasion.

Shake up your Summer Reading Challenge with our top children's CD and digital audiobooks

Five Children and It, The Light Jar

Did you know that audiobooks count towards the Summer Reading Challenge? Whether you've got a reluctant reader or are off on a road trip, we've got something for everyone.