The Grand High Witch from Roald Dahl's The Witches is maybe the scariest, Count Olaf from A Series of Unfortunate Events might be the meanest.. and what about He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named...
What book has the best villains in it?
Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers...but what's a peck? How well do you really know your nursery rhymes?
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- Nursery Rhymes: the quiz! 2
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Find out what new books we are recommending in October.
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.