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 recently unveiled Wordplay, a new look for our pre-school activities and resources featuring a host of adorable woodland animals, headed by Oona the owl. Stock librarian Sophie has helped Oona pick out our top titles about owls to mark the occasion.
The longlist for the 2019 Blue Peter Book Awards has been announced. Reserve a nominee today and see what you think.
Halloween is coming! We've put together a list of new and classic children's books about things that go bump in the night.
Brighten up dreary days this half-term with entertaining listens from our favourite authors.
Thursday 3 October is National Poetry Day 2019. Why not enjoy some wonderfully silly verse together?
October is Black History Month. We've marked the occasion by picking out some of our best titles for children about iconic and inspiring people of colour.
New titles for fans of Kes Gray & Jim Field, Jacqueline Wilson, Rick Riordan and many more.
The Great British Beach Clean 2019 takes place from 20-23 September. We've teamed up with Suffolk Coast & Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to pick out our favourite children's books about the beach and sea.
New titles for fans of Mr Panda, Hilda, Wizards of Once and much more.
New titles optimised for children with dyslexia and visual stress from Nicola Davies, Chris Priestly, Cat Clarke and more.