RBKC Libraries blog
Christian, Brompton Library Customer Services Assistant, writes…
Chris Riddell was appointed Children’s Laureate in June in recognition of his prolific body of work as an illustrator and writer of children’s literature. 136 more words
6 hours, 8 minutes ago
To begin with who wouldn’t want to pick up this book and take a look; the cover is so appealing.
Ottoline is a girl who lives with her best friend Mr Munroe; a Norwegian bog creature. 102 more words
1 day, 10 hours ago
Yet another study has been completed by the ‘Read On, Get On’ campaign, looking at infant language skills. (You can read the full report here; … 231 more words
5 days, 14 hours ago
Nikki Sheehan writer...
In fact, everywhere rocks books, but Brighton, my hometown on the South coast of England, will be positively blaring out bookish love on the 11th July… 364 more words
1 week ago
Having read this book approximately 3 years ago, and finding it full of useful ways to coax reluctant readers back, I displayed the poster of ‘the rights of the reader’ in the school library. 363 more words
1 week, 3 days ago
Making Them Readers
I have had Chris Riddell’s, Goth Girl and the Fete Worse Than Death on my to read pile for quite some time now. It is the sequel to the wonderful: Goth Girl and the Ghost of A Mouse, which I absolutely adored. 701 more words
1 week, 4 days ago
I’ve just read an article in the Telegraph which has quite annoyed me!
‘Boom time for children’s books as sales soar, but where are readers?’ is the title of the article ( 348 more words
2 weeks, 1 day ago