Today we’re celebrating Empathy Day 2019!
We know there’s no better way to begin building empathy than by reading and sharing diverse stories, and this year we’re especially proud to have four titles included in Empathy Lab’s brilliant #ReadforEmpathy Guides. These four books cover a wide variety of subjects but all of them offer a unique, engaging perspective that will help any reader learn the skill of empathy. Continue reading
It’s already been quite the year for teen fiction here at Barrington Stoke with the mesmerizing talents of Anthony McGowan, Tanya Landman, Mal Peet, Keren David, and Siobhan Dowd kicking-off our year with a bang! As we step into summer, we’ve got even more star-power to add to your reading list and — lucky for you —we’ve bundled up a sample of each upcoming read into our pocket-sized Teen Fiction Sampler!
This week on the blog we’re joined by the one and only Phil Earle as he shares with us the very special inspiration behind his Little Gems The Unlucky Eleven and SuperDad’s Day Off.
The sun is finally shining and our new May titles are here as the perfect accompaniment to a sunbathing session! This month we’re sure you’ll find your next brilliant read with books featuring everything from baking disasters and heroic dogs, to a very unlucky football team and a poignant tale of love …
2019 may be the Year of the Pig but this month at Barrington Stoke we’re spotlighting man’s best friend, as we publish D-Day Dog by Tom Palmer and McTavish Takes the Biscuit by Meg Rosoff! While both books are entirely different, they have our canine companions at their heart and both are a glorious celebration of the always loyal, lovable dog.
So to add to this celebration we thought we’d chat a little more about these brilliant books and show off our shiny new promotional material while we’re at it!