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Wicked Young Writers winners announced
23rd Jun 17

Wicked Young Writers winners announced


Children from over 600 schools in the UK have taken part in the 2017 Wicked Young Writer Awards, with the winners announced today, Friday, at a ceremony at London's Apollo Victoria Theatre, home of the award-winning musical WICKED.


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Vote for your favourite Harry Potter character
16th Jun 17

Vote for your favourite Harry Potter character


Join the search for the nation's favourite Harry Potter character, as we celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter publishing!


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www.nationalbooktokens.com/harry-potte...

Lauren Child is the new Children's Laureate
7th Jun 17

Lauren Child is the new Children's Laureate


Lauren Child, creator of Charlie and Lola and now the new Children's Laureate, has said she aims to champion children's creativity during her tenure. Child is the tenth Children's Laureate.


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AniMalcolm giveaway!
6th Jun 17

AniMalcolm giveaway!


We're giving away five signed copies of David Baddiel's brilliantly funny AniMalcolm here! (HarperCollins Children's Books)


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Find out about the worst pirate - ever!
1st Jun 17

Find out about the worst pirate - ever!


Pirates Ahoy! We caught up with author Amy Sparkes to talk all things pirates, treasure and fishy goings-on in her latest series, PIRATE BLUNDERBEARD!


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A boyband to die for!
1st Jun 17

A boyband to die for!


Everything you have most to fear from boybands is brought hilariously to life in TOM NICOLL's latest novel, THE BOYBAND OF THE APOCALYPSE, about a boyband that plans to take over the world!


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Philip Pullman's new three-part work
26th May 17

Philip Pullman's new three-part work


The first volume of Philip Pullman's three-part work The Book of Dust will be called La Belle Sauvage and it will be published on 20 October. The story will follow 11-year-old Malcolm Polstead and his daemon, Asta. You can watch a short video of Pullman talking about The Book of Dust, below.


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www.youtube.com/watch?v=_kCJkg0xBbA&fe...
http://www.philip-pullman.com/newsitem...

Jacqueline Wilson Writing Competition
24th May 17

Jacqueline Wilson Writing Competition


This year's Jacqueline Wilson Competition is asking children aged 7-12 years to write a letter to an imaginary person who lives far away. Jacqueline Wilson will help to choose the winners.


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www.jacquelinewilson.co.uk

 
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