Today we play a quick round of Five Questions with Meg Rosoff, winner of the 2016 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award and author of Good Dog McTavish (illustrated by Grace Easton).
William Shakespeare was born this week in 1564 and, to celebrate, we’re showering love on The Boy and the Globe. Written by Tony Bradman and illustrated by Tom Morgan-Jones, the book follows the adventures of a young pickpocket named Toby who helps Will Shakespeare through a spell of writer’s block… but not without a good amount of theatrical […]
William Shakespeare was born this week in 1564 and, to celebrate, we’ve invited Jane Eagland to the blog to talk all about The Greatest Show of All, her Shakespearean retelling. Welcome, Jane!
Happy launch day to Bath, Book, Bed, the new campaign from BookTrust which encourages the makings of a true cornerstone of quality family time (along with all of the benefits that regular reading can bring).
This week we are proud to publish Alan Gibbons’ The Beautiful Game. This thoughtful and timely story of a football-mad family is interwoven with lots of facts about our national game. It’s a heartfelt tribute to football, honouring victims of Hillsborough and other disasters, and celebrating trailblazing black players.