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Reviews, suggestions and lists of new books for children aged 0-11. We have recommendations for readers aged 11+ in our Young Adult section.
We've picked out some of our best children's books to read on Star Wars Day.
The Little Rebels Award recognises children's fiction which fights for social justice and social equality, and against stereotypes and discrimination. The books on this year's shortlist blend excellent storytelling with important messages.
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?
Children's literacy charity Beanstalk have put together a list of the best books to motivate and inspire children to read.
New titles from Liz Pichon, Michael Morpurgo, Jacqueline Wilson and more.
The shortlist for the 2018 CLiPPA (Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award) has recently been announced. The award was launched in 2003 and is the only one for published poetry for children.
Oscar's Book Prize celebrates the best books for under-fives of the year.
BookTrust's Bath, Book, Bed campaign aims to get babies and toddlers to sleep with a simple routine and enchanting stories. They've put together a new list of their favourite stories to soothe little ones at bedtime.
New titles from Lucy Cousins, Cressida Cowell, Shirley Hughes and many more.
This year's UKLA Book Awards shortlist, judged by teachers, encompasses fiction, non-fiction, books in translation and graphic novels.