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8 adventure books for children that are perfect winter reads

Storms. Snow. Chills. Robin Scott-Elliot, author of The Tzar’s Curious Runaways, selects his favourite winter adventures – perfect for getting the heart racing and warming you up!

The best comfort reading: Your top recommendations of stories to help you escape

We asked you to share your best comfort reads - and you came up with some brilliant suggestions. Here are some of our favourite recommendations of escapist books.

Why "choose your own adventure" books are still perfect for kids who love gaming

Ian Livingstone talks about Fighting Fantasy gamebooks and why this interactive style of reading has stood the test of time and gotten kids hooked on books.

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