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Sarah Crossan is the new Laureate na nÓg! 👏👏👏👏

Just announced today Sarah Crossan, the author who visited us in November is the new Laureate na nÓg!
Watch her video below where she talks about her plans for her Laureateship #WeAreThePoets… 13 more words

Activities And Events

The Klaus Flugge Prize Shortlist 2018

It was a huge excitement to be among those attending the ceremony at Foyles Bookshop last night for the announcement of the Klaus Flugge Prize Shortlist. 657 more words

Australian Children's Laureate 2018-2019: Morris Gleitzman

In 2008, The Australia Children’s Literature Alliance was formed as an independent and not-for-profit organisation that champions and promotes “the transformational power of reading in the lives of young Australians.” The ACLA is inclusive, representing the spectrum of the field of children’s and young adult literature. 357 more words


Creating the Commons with Lauren Child

I began homeschooling my daughter this year, escaping the stress of SATs test madness of year 6. It’s not something we ever planned to do, and it is by turns exhilarating and overwhelming. 225 more words

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We meet... Waterstones Children's Laureate Lauren Child

She’s won the Nestle Book Prize for her writing, the Kate Greenaway Medal for her illustrations and been awarded an MBE for services to literature. 1,497 more words

The final Goth Girl!

The Goth Girl series of books is extremely popular in our school library, so the excitement of a new release has been palpable!

The new book sees Ada Goth solving another spooky mystery with her friends from the ‘attic’ club, all during a music festival being held at Ghastly-Gorm Hall. 53 more words

Children's Books