Keith Gray celebrates short books as we all celebrate his novel, The Last Soldier, being shortlisted for the inaugural Scottish Teenage Book Prize.
Halloween is approaching so here are ten spooky stories from Barrington Stoke guaranteed to put the ”˜BOO’ into BOOK. For Kids (8-12) Young Werewolf by Cornelia Funke (Reading Age 8+) When Matt and his best friend Lisa encounter a strange beast in a dark alley, Matt’s life is changed forever. As the full moon approaches, […]
In Keith Gray’s The Last Soldier, it’s Texas, 1922, and hotter than the devil’s own frying pan. The carnival comes to town and with it the Museum of Marvels. Two brothers, Wade and Joe, are drawn to one particular exhibit: the Last Soldier of World War One. The soldier has a message for the boys […]
It’s May publication day and we are very excited about our new batch of brilliant books for teens. Here’s a round-up of our something-for-everyone selection. When Anthony McGowan wrote Brock we knew we had something special on our hands – and we were thrilled that so many reviewers and readers agreed with us. Anthony says […]