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New in and children's reading ideas

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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.

Check out some of our favourite detective stories for children

Written by · Published Aug 14, 2017


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.

There is a Tribe of Kids by Lane Smith

Written by · Published Jul 20, 2017


There is a Tribe of Kids, by Lane Smith, won the 2017 Greenaway Medal. Stock librarian Sophie gives her verdict.