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Month: March 2015

A conversation on inclusion

Over at Booktrust Sita Brahmachari is the new online writer in residence. This is a brilliant scheme to link up writers with readers and we can’t think of a better person to get involved than Sita. We are huge fans of Sita’s writing and especially of her determination to treat her readers as politically switched-on, […]

We’re bonkers for the Conkers!

This month we are delighted to introduce a brand new string to the Barrington Stoke bow in the form of the Conkers, an imprint designed to build on the core message of the company – and publish some fantastic books along the way. Launching with The Unlikely Outlaws by Philip Ardagh and Tom Morgan Jones and Hook or by […]

New Little Gems for March 2015

We have a host of new gorgeous full colour Little Gems this month for 5-8s with two ‘Monster’ hits from international bestseller Cornelia Funke, The Monster from the Blue Planet and Monster Busters, with stunning illustrations from Elys Dolan and Glenys Ambrus respectively. From the critically acclaimed Ros Asquith and Katie Morag creator Mairi Hedderwick comes another […]