Many children who struggle with reading don’t immediately grasp the concept of ‘running’ the action in their heads. This may be because children who struggle are so focused on dealing with the words on the page that they have failed to ‘get’ the core concept of reading fiction – that it’s all about unlocking a […]
Today we are thrilled to get a sneak peek behind the scenes with Ian Beck as he talks us through the making of Grey Island Red Boat, out now.
This month we are very proud to publish We Are Not Frogs by Michael Morpurgo and Sam Usher, one of our picture books with a few added bonuses. The first bonus is that in addition to the story there is a counting activity on every spread with things to spot in numbers from 1 to […]
It’s a new month, and you know what that means! Fill your February with these fresh new titles from a collection of literary stars that shine brighter than our embossed metallic covers!
This month we publish Monster Slayer, a stunning retelling of Beowulf by legendary Liverpool poet Brian Patten, with stunning artwork by current Children’s Laureate Chris Riddell. Today, we are a little over-awed to have the chance to chat reading, writing and Beowulf with Brian.