Booktrust consultant Alexandra Strick talks to author Vanessa Curtis about her new novel The Baking Life of Amelie Day, and creating inclusive books which successfully inform readers without making disability or illness an 'issue'.
- Win 2 books! 1
- Interview: inclusive books 2
Read along with the online Hairy Maclary story book - or watch it with signing!
Find out what new books we are recommending in November.
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.