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Encouraging Reluctant Readers

I’m back in the UK at the moment for our summer break before we head over to our new school and home in Malaysia in August.   1,672 more words


Book Review: Tunnel Vision by Aric Davis

Last night, I recovered my Librarian superpowers and actually stayed up far too late to finish a book.  I was that engrossed in Tunnel Vision… 1,211 more words

Book Review

John Townsend strikes again

Intern Rhiannon tells you all about John Townsend’s action-packed new books.

Over to you Rhiannon!


Recently, I have been doing work experience with Ransom Publishing. 275 more words

What's new in children's books? Multiplatform storytelling!

One of the new trends in children’s chapter books goes by names like transmedia or multi-platform series.  These terms usually refer to books that have a connection to an online game (although I would also includePatrick Carman’s… 388 more words

Readers' Advisory

Comic Exchange Wednesdays!

‘Comic Exchange Wednesdays’ in our school library; I bought second hand comic books and sold them to the children for 10p, they could keep them or read and return the following week.  202 more words

Children's Books

Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom

Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom
by Carole Boston Weatherford, Illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Jump at the Sun, an imprint of Hyperion Books for Children, 2006… 149 more words

Picture Book

How to Choose Nonfiction Books for Your Child

When you think of children’s books, you may think of popular literature genres like fantasy and adventure that captivate the imagination of young readers. But nonfiction books offer a wealth of benefits for young readers too, and can often be more exciting and interesting for many children. 490 more words

Encouraging Reading