Read our themed booklists and discover some of our favourite children's titles.
We've got lots of themed booklists to help you find your next book to read.
- Great picture books for dads to read out loud
- Books with positive images of disability
- What to read if you love Roald Dahl's books
- And many more - just browse below...
Asylum can be a confusing issue for children (and even adults). To mark Refugee Week (20-26 June 2016), here are some books that explore what it means to have to flee your home and start your life over.
We've got just the books for you - whether you're looking for some Father's Day present inspiration, or you're a dad who wants your child to realise just how great you are!
There's even one for poor grandad, so he doesn't get left out.
It's the Queen's 90th birthday, which is pretty impressive - and she is already our longest-serving monarch.
Children's books are full of varied and colourful portrayals of queens: some wield Evil Powers, while others save the day in interesting ways. Nearly all are characters you'll find hard to forget.
So whether you want to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's reign, powerful female role models, or just simply age and wisdom, take a look at our top fictional queens below.
- Have some fun on the Queen's birthday: learn how to make Queen's Knickers bunting in five easy steps!
It's National Bookstart Week (6-12 June)! Our theme is 'under the sea', and we want everyone to get into the habit of sharing stories, books and rhymes with young children every day.
But older children can join in with the fun, too. Below are our favourite sea-based books - so get ready to dive into an exciting world of mermaids, pirates, selkies and shipwrecks. Fin-tastic!
- Looking for similar reads? Check out these ten books about the seaside
We know that reading with your newborn baby at bedtime can be lots of fun. It's also a special time for snuggling up and sharing a story: it's important bonding time.
However, we think the bedtime story's role in getting your little one to sleep can be the best part of a successful sleepy time routine. If you want to get your little one off to sleep, a soothing, sleepy, soporific story or poem will be a big help. Here are some of our top recommendations for sleepy time reads.
We know that reading with your baby at bedtime can be lots of fun. And it's an opportunity for parents and carers to give outlandish accents and voices a try.
Bedtime stories are the last part of an effective and good bedtime routine for your baby. A story to your child can send your little one off to sleep for longer. Here are some top recommendations for sleepy time reads.
We know that reading with your toddler at bedtime can be lots of fun. It's also a time to help your child and relax into bedtime
Books are an important part of a bedtime routine. So, If you want to get your little one off to sleep, a soothing, sleepy, soporific story or poem will be a big help. Here are some of our top recommendations for sleepy time reads.
This year, Deaf Awareness Week fell on 2-8 May 2016.
The following selection includes books which feature deafness as a key theme, books featuring a deaf protagonist, and books that happen to include children with hearing aids and cochlear implants, in a subtle and natural way.
We thought we'd use April's Funny Books month to have a laugh at the Lollies shortlisted books.
A bear in need of the toilet, a shy viking and a lonely slug make up the laughs on our Lollies list. So, chuckle, belly laugh and even RAOFL (roll around on the floor laughing) at our books perfect for ages 5-13.
Warning: these books will make you laugh, snort, giggle, titter, chuckle and chortle.
Some of the funniest books around are children's books, so you're in for a treat with these favourites below. Be careful, though - there's a danger of actual tears and serious stomach-hurt from doubling-over with laughter. Don't say we didn't warn you!