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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

The Children's Laureate, Lauren Child - a Fantastic Appointment

I meant to write this post as soon as I heard that Lauren Child had been appointed as the new Children’s Laureate, but end-of-year exams got in the way! 265 more words

Aussie News and Views - Children's Laureates


There has been a Children’s Laureate in Australia since 2008. The position is currently held by the illustrator and author, Leigh Hobbs. The first ever UK children’s laureate was… 454 more words


700: Four tickets to a Jacqueline Wilson event, exclusive meet and greet + signed books!


Four tickets to an upcoming Jacqueline Wilson event, including an exclusive meet and greet with Jacqueline and signed copies of a selection of her books… 261 more words


685: A signed + personalised Julia Donaldson library

ITEM: Signed and Personalised Julia Donaldson Library

DETAILS: This is 84 books in total and includes everything from board books for the very young, to books for teenagers and everything in between. 128 more words


666: A signed book by Anthony Browne

ITEM: A signed copy of Willy and the Cloud by Anthony Browne

DETAILS: Anthony Browne will sign and personalise a copy of his latest children’s book, Willy and the Cloud, to you or a person of your choice. 80 more words