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'Small ideas can resonate through everything': Poet Steven Camden introduces the books shortlisted for the CLPE Children's Poetry Prize

Poet Steven Camden introduces the five books shortlisted for the prestigious CLPE Children's Poetry Prize 2020.

'Kindness is what holds worlds together': How Abi Elphinstone's jungle adventures inspired her new book

Abi Elphinstone shares how her new book Jungledrop was inspired by her trip to the Pantanal in South America - and how connecting to nature could help us all.

I, Ada author Julia Gray: Why children need stories about incredible women in STEM

Julia Gray explains how she was inspired by Ada Lovelace - and why she wants to keep sharing stories of female pioneers.

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