Children's Books

Books we love: March 2015

Find out what new books we are recommending in March.

Quizzes, competitions, online story books

Read along with online story books, watch with signing, take our quizzes or see if you can win any books in our competitions.

How many have you read?

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!

Booklists for children

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.

Malorie Blackman is the Waterstones Children's Laureate 2013-2015

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.

Sita Brahmachari - Writer in Residence

Every Monday Sita Brahmachari will be blogging on the Book Trust website. She will be championing diversity in children’s books. She is also keen to hear from young people and those who work with them, about the impact of diverse representations in stories.