Booklists beginning with: F

  • 14 of the best queens in fiction

    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.

  • Best picture books about dads

    Father's Day 2019 is on Sunday, 16 June and we've got all the books you need to enjoy together. 

  • Books about feelings

    Picture books can be a great way to get children to discuss their feelings.

  • Books to read if you love Frozen

    If your child loved Disney's Frozen, here are some books they might enjoy! (Ranging from ages 5-12.)

  • Fairy Tales for 9-12 Year Olds

    Enjoy some of our favourite fairytales for 9-12 year olds.

  • Fairy Tales for Teens

    Enjoy some of our favourite fairytales for teenagers.

  • Fantastic football books

    Obsessed with goals, tackles and tactics? Check out these super football books, covering poems, stories, facts and jokes.

  • Favourite funny books (older children)

    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!

  • Favourite funny books (teens)

    Some of the funniest books around are teen'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!

  • Favourite funny books (younger children)

    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!

  • Fruit and vegetables

    It can be hard to persuade your little ones to eat their greens, but these fun picture books may help to send a healthy eating message.

  • Fun Facts

    Non-fiction books are often a great way to engage children who don't like reading stories. Perfect for enquiring young minds, these engaging non-fiction books approach subjects from biography to nature and science to history in a variety of interesting ways.

  • Our favourite picture books about love

    There's nothing quite like the bond between a carer and their child. Here are some books that are bound to make your storytime even more heartwarming than normal.

  • Our favourite poetry books (older children)

    Poetry can be great to broaden reading horizons, as well as truly engaging for reluctant readers. Here are some poetry books your child is sure to love and want to read out loud.

  • Our favourite poetry books (teens)

    Poetry can be great to broaden reading horizons, as well as truly engaging for reluctant readers. Here are some poetry books your teenager is sure to love and want to read out loud. 

  • Our favourite poetry books (younger children)

    From re-invented fairy tales to classics from Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, here are some poetry books your child is sure to love and want to read out loud.