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Readers will want to meet Thinker and Jace!

Buy Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me Book blog Librarian’s Quest featured Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me as one of their top two ‘woof-tastic’ poetry collections! Their other choice was Bark in the Park!: Poems for Dog Lovers. Read their fab review below! All you have to do is gaze upon the face of a dog and know there is much more to them than meets the eye.  Science tells us of their extra special…

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Dare encourages children to stand up for their rights!

Buy Dare Almost a year ago, sixteen year old climate activist Greta Thunberg said started the School Strike for Climate, protesting for action against climate change outside the Swedish parliament building. Despite her young age, she decided to make a stand about an issue that affects all of us. Greta’s inspiring actions show that children and young people can make a difference in their world. In her 2018 TED Talk, she said “we can’t change the…

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Book Trust pick Grobblechops as one of their best new books!

Buy Grobblechops Book Trust have included Grobblechops in their fab list of ‘Books We Love’ for April! Read the amazing review below! Amir doesn’t want to go to bed. He is scared of the dark and afraid there might be a monster under his bed; a monster called Grobblechops who has huge teeth and growls like a tiger. Dad reassures Amir that if he growls louder, the monster will go away – but Amir can’t help…

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Hooray! The Phoenix of Persia is out today!

Buy The Phoenix of Persia We’re delighted to celebrate the book birthday of our biggest project of the year: The Phoenix of Persia! It’s been a long, incredible journey to create this exciting project and we can’t believe it’s finally here. We’ve worked with author Sally Pomme Clayton to retell a powerful ancient story from Iran, illustrated by Amin Hassanzadeh Sharif. Musicians and composers at City University worked hard to craft the original musical composition,…

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Caged is great for discussing issues that matter! – Kenilworth Books

Buy Caged Caged was chosen by the amazing bookshop Kenilworth Books in their spring roundup of ‘Political books for children and young adults’. Read the fab review below! Politics is one of those topics you are not supposed to bring up in polite society – and yet understanding its complexities is essential if you are going to understand the world around you. How do you discuss politics with a child? With political events and discussion…

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