Celebrating Short Fiction: The Forrester High Short Story Award


Today we have a guest blog from Julie Sutherland, the librarian at Forrester High School in Edinburgh, who recently ran a short story award with her students. We love hearing about the ways our books are used to help struggling readers, so we thought we’d share this lovely project with all our readers for inspiration. […]


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Five Questions With Kaye Umansky


Today we play a quick round of Five Questions with Kaye Umansky, high queen of the fractured fairytale and author of The Knights of the Drop-Leaf Table, illustrated by Ben Whitehouse.


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Classroom Ideas: February New Titles


This month we have a raft of gorgeous books for children of primary-school age. In this post we’ve rounded up ideas for using each of these in the classroom, for inspiring literacy and cross-curricular work.


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