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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.
- Don't forget to join us at 11am tomorrow for some half-term fun with the brilliant Dapo Adeola! We'll have a story, a drawalong and a Q&A, so you don't want to miss it! Tweet us your questions for Dapo now and he might answer them tomorrow... https://t.co/PnN1nKyahr @PuffinBooks https://t.co/2m9fT6vIWd 2 hours ago
- Whether you want a spooky story for Halloween, need a bedtime book for your baby, or want to get a head-start on Christmas shopping, check out our #Bookfinder! It's waiting with loads of reading recommendations for you: https://t.co/8WBL2a0blT https://t.co/4FGIillWCz 2 hours ago
- The Skulduggery Pleasant is such a hit with young readers, so we're delighted to have a monster giveaway for you! We're giving away a bundle of all 14 titles in Derek Landy's deliciously spooky series: https://t.co/pZjxpVBQjA https://t.co/hX7CeI6S5e 3 hours ago