To celebrate the upcoming publication of Lisa Thompson’s debut Barrington Stoke title, Owen and the Soldier, we are launching a competition encouraging primary-school-age children to pen a poem!
We are delighted to welcome Tom Palmer to the Barrington Stoke blog to chat about his latest book Armistice Runner. This beautifully written and compelling historical novel is the perfect honorary celebration of the Armistice centenary. Welcome Tom!
We are delighted to welcome Keith Gray to share with us how Houdini captured his imagination since childhood and inspired his latest book, Houdini and the Five-Cent Circus. Welcome Keith! —
It’s Father’s Day this weekend and that means celebrating all things dad! We have some fantastic books exploring what it means to be a ‘dad’. Phil Earle celebrates how we idolise our dads in Superdad’s Day Off, a Little Gems story for early readers packed with superhero action! As Stanley’s dad is the much-loved superhero Dynamo […]
Today is Empathy Day, a new annual event organised by EmpathyLab that focuses on using books as tools to build more understanding.