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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.
- Our #BookOfTheDay is a brilliant story about football and family that we think children will love! It's #AllToPlayFor by @EveAinsworth and Kirsti Beautyman: https://t.co/I2IQPFwlBp @BarringtonStoke https://t.co/bz0M8YOmDl 1 hour ago
- Some books are just full of joy, and Rainbow Hands is one of them! We're giving you the chance to win this bright and colourful story about a little boy who delights in painting his nails: https://t.co/uLOsSPGxTR https://t.co/WFVN4vUbj2 15 hours ago
- We're Going on a Bear Hunt has to be one of our favourite children's books EVER! So it's impossible to resist our Writer in Residence Michael Rosen sharing it with us - head to #BookTrustHomeTime to enjoy the full video! https://t.co/uoYIy4fucr https://t.co/82OyOcYjMb 16 hours ago