Reviews, suggestions and lists of new books for children aged 0-11. We have recommendations for readers aged 11+ in our Young Adult section.
Stock librarian Sophie Green picks out the best children's books of the year and predicts what will be popular in 2019.
Today's book is The Santa Surprise, by Laura Owen & Korky Paul.
Today's book is The Night Before the Night Before Christmas, by Kes Gray & Claire Powell.
Today's book is The Truth Pixie, by Matt Haig & Chris Mould.
Today's book is Snow in the Garden: a first book of Christmas, by Shirley Hughes.
Today's book is The Snowman, by Michael Morpurgo, Robin Shaw & Raymond Briggs.
Today's book is Meg's Christmas, by David Walder & Jan Piénkowski.
Today's book is Snowball, by Sue Hendra & Paul Linnet.
The shortlist for the 2018 Costa Children's Book Award has been announced. Why not reserve one of these highly-recommended books?
The winner of the School Library Association Information Book Award will be announced this week, as part of National Non-fiction November. We invite 7-16 year-olds to pick up an interesting book from one of the shortlists.