Reviews, suggestions and lists of new books for children aged 0-11. We have recommendations for readers aged 11+ in our Young Adult section.
New titles for fans of puppies, Easter bunnies and sea animals.
The Kate Greenaway prize celebrates the best-illustrated children's and Young Adult books from the past year.
The CILIP Carnegie Medal recognises the best children's and Young Adult titles published each year.
The Klaus Flugge Prize recognises promising and exciting newcomers to children's picture book illustration.
Library and Information Advisor Imogen Tink recommends the Squishy McFluff short chapter book series, starring an invisible cat who is always up to mischief.
The Waterstones Children's Book Prize champions the finest new talent in children’s writing and illustration. As ever, their booksellers have picked some brilliant books for children of all ages, so why give them a read?
New titles for fans of unicorns, narwhals and composite words.
The Branford Boase prize recognises the authors and editors of the year's best debut novels for children. Previous winners and nominees have gone on to do great things, so why not try a new author today?
EmpathyLab's annual book collection is specially selected by an expert panel to help children aged 4-11 develop an understanding of different life experiences and issues. Empathy Day is on 9 June 2020, so there's plenty of time to give them a read.
New titles optimised for children with dyslexia and visual stress from Michael Rosen, Gillian Cross, Tanya Landman and more.