We can’t quite believe it but Owen and the Soldier by Lisa Thompson has been shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award 2020 in the Best Story category!
Happy Dyslexia Awareness Week Scotland! To celebrate we’re thrilled to welcome to the blog long-time Barrington Stoke supporter, award-winning author and fellow Scot, Vivian French.
Halloween is creeping up on us and, dare we say it, Christmas is edging closer … But before we get too ahead of ourselves, we’ve got some fantastic new October titles to share with you! This month we have something for every reader with sci-fi action, spooky ghosts, loving families, circus tricks and beautiful butterflies […]
It’s Dyslexia Awareness Week 2019! And alongside a whole host of schools, libraries and bookshops across the UK we’re celebrating this year’s theme of empowering people with dyslexia. To join in the conversation we thought we’d ask some experts to share their thoughts on empowering their readers, using our books and building dyslexia-friendly spaces …
September has arrived, everyone is back to school and Autumn has settled in … But don’t worry, it also means we’ve got lots of exciting new September titles to shout about! This month we’re taking off in a hot air balloon, uncovering the strange mysteries of a toy factory, learning about the true cost of […]