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NEWS

Battle lines, secrets and spies!

21/05/2018

The Silver Hand, the new book by Horrible Histories author Terry Deary, takes a look behind the battle lines during World War One and discovers secrets - and spies!

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Philip Reeve joins ReadingZone Live

20/05/2018

We are thrilled that Philip Reeve, author of the Railhead series (OUP), will be joining ReadingZone Live for an online event on Wednesday 13th June at 2.30pm - 3.10pm.

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Forum

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Library Initiatives

Setting up your Chatterbooks group

Setting up your Chatterbooks group

Chatterbooks, the national reading group initiative based in public libraries, is now moving into schools. What is Chatterbooks? Chatterbooks is a nationally-coordinated programme of reading groups run...

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Latest Titles

St Grizzle's School for Girls, Geeks and Tag-along Zombies

This is the third in the series of McCombie's and Becka Moor's collaboration featuring St Grizzle's School for Girls. In the first, Dani arrived at this very strange school when her mother had to go abroad for an...

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Max and the Millions

As with all good children's books these days, this isn't just a straight yarn. Max and the Millions by Ross Montgomery begins by introducing one of the unlikely heroes of the story - a school caretaker with more than...

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