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Waterstones Children's Laureate
Find out everything that's going on with the 11th Waterstones Children's Laureate, Cressida Cowell, as she takes on the job from 2019-22.
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- We love Lucy Powrie's Paper & Hearts Society books - they'd make perfect summer reading, so we're giving you the chance to win a set of all three! Find out how you could get your hands on them here: https://t.co/lJQAV1dtJZ https://t.co/NHPx1pqrvL 10 hours ago
- Over 100,000 students are registered for #MyBookbuzz... are your Year 7/8s signed up? Get involved and they'll each be able to choose a book to take home and keep! Find out more and register here: https://t.co/qLBcAgRxvG https://t.co/1rNpMJrV69 10 hours ago