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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.
Saturday 30 September is International Translation Day. We've put together a list of some of our favourite translated books to share with your children.
New titles from Judith Kerr, Malala Yousafzai, Tom Fletcher and more
This year's children’s poetry books include new editions of old favourites, wonderfully illustrated collections, and exciting debuts.
Fenn Halflin and the Fearzero is 'a rip-roaring adventure' that will appeal to fans of swashbuckling antics.
We've picked out the best new CD and digital audiobooks for children.
It's Roald Dahl Day. To celebrate, we've put together a list of the top ten most-issued Roald Dahl books in our libraries.
The Klaus Flugge Prize recognises promising and exciting newcomers to children's picture book illustration.
WHSmith have launched the Tom Fletcher Book Club to get children excited about reading with brilliant books. Why not reserve or pick up one of their highly-recommended titles?
We've got a bumper crop of exciting new children's books this month
Is helping the Animal Agents solve the case for this year's Summer Reading Challenge giving your child a taste for mystery? Or perhaps they're wondering what book to read next to progress with the Challenge? We've made a list of our favourite detective books for children.