Books for Teens
Our favourite books for teens this month include an intriguing fantasy anthology, Rags and Bones, as well as new offerings from Sally Nicholls and Marcus & Julian Sedgwick
J K Rowling's Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is the winner of our poll to discover the nation's favourite children's book.
We have a signed copy of Veronica Roth's Allegiant - plus an exclusive bag of goodies up for grabs!
Katherine interviewed reigning Queen of Teen Maureen Johnson about Suite Scarlett, funny writing, and why there's no such thing as 'books for girls'
We spoke to the legendary Susan Cooper about history, myth, The Dark is Rising and her latest book, Ghost Hawk.
Swords and sorcerers, kings and queens, elves and dragons, myth and magic... if all this sounds like your cup of tea, then check out our list of epic fantasies.
We talked to acclaimed young adult author Lucy Christopher about her latest novel, The Killing Woods
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.
Author, performance poet, lover of sparkles, self-declared 'Lady-Gaga-meets-Mother-Goose mash-up', the inimitable Laura Dockrill is Booktrust's ninth online writer in residence.