Sir Quentin Blake talks to Booktrust about his new title The Five of Us and shares how his original inspiration for an inclusive book eventually became a reality.
Eating can be a tricky business when you're in one of Roald Dahl's books. For all the delicious and fun foods, there are equally dangerous and disgusting ones! How well do you know your way around Roald Dahl's menu?
- Sir Quentin Blake's inclusive book 1
- What's your favourite Roald Dahl book? 2
- Reading the Roald Dahl menu 3
Our favourite books in September include murderous cakes in space and a philosphical fish...
Want to know what the best books for children aged 6-8 are? Looking for books about going to school for the first time? Or do you need some inspiration for a new detective story? Browse our booklists for new ideas on what to read.
Everything you ever wanted to know about illustrated books - with an illustrators' gallery, tips on how to write a story, interviews, and resources.
With your help we made a list of the 100 best children's books from the past 100 years. Take the quizzes below to see how many you've read!
Malorie Blackman has been appointed as the eighth Children's Laureate, taking over from Julia Donaldson. Find out about what Malorie has been doing during her time in the role so far.