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How to read again: Falling back in love with books

Our Writer in Residence Candy Gourlay was a bookworm growing up - but then life got in the way. She tells us how she learned to love reading again...

Making stories available for everyone: The book award for children with little or no sight

Find out how Anne Fine used her time as Waterstones Children's Laureate to improve accessibility to books - and how the Typhlo & Tactus Award aims to keep doing just that.

Look inside this beautiful underwater story that talks about grief and courage

The Sea House is a powerful story of the strength of courage and friendship to overcome sadness, which will encourage and reassure young children as well as entertaining them.

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