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Looking for the silver lining
19th Jul 20

Looking for the silver lining


WAYS TO MAKE SUNSHINE, the new book by RENEE WATSON, is about an ordinary family trying to get through tough times. Here, Renee Watson tells us what's next, and gives some great writing tips!


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44 very tiny secrets...
19th Jul 20

44 very tiny secrets...


Betsy's parents are famous pianists, but Betsy finds playing the piano a struggle. Then she's given a solution - involving pumpkin seeds and a tiny secret - well, 44 tiny secrets... SYLVIA BISHOP tells us more!


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Five orphans looking for a home
14th Jul 20

Five orphans looking for a home


An orphanage, a wicked matron, and five children who plan to escape; these are all the ingredients you need for a stupendous adventure story - HANA TOOKE's THE UNADOPTABLES!


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Fairies, trolls and eternal life!
2nd Jul 20

Fairies, trolls and eternal life!


Return to a world of fairies, humans and mayhem in THE FOWL TWINS. Meet the younger brothers of arch villain Artemis Fowl; Author EOIN COLFER tells us more about the new Fowl adventures!


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Big Dreams online festival
24th May 20

Big Dreams online festival


Authors including Jacqueline Wilson, Robin Stevens, Nick Sharratt, Dapo Adeola and Nadia Shireen will be appearing on a screen near you as part of the Puffin Festival of Big Dreams.


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www.penguin.co.uk/puffin/dream-big.htm...

Is this class worse than yours?
15th May 20

Is this class worse than yours?


Look out for biscuit battles, killer dogs and escaping rats in THE WORST CLASS IN THE WORLD, the start of a hilarious new series by JOANNA NADIN, illustrated by RIKIN PAREKH.


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'Generation Lockdown' gets writing!
11th May 20

'Generation Lockdown' gets writing!


Share your stories about life in lockdown in a new competition for those aged 7 to 17 years! You can write up to 700 words about life in lockdown, and the closing date is Friday 17th July.


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generationlockdown.co.uk/

Disappearing children, ghosts and villains
27th Apr 20

Disappearing children, ghosts and villains


THE VANISHING TRICK is a Victorian-era adventure that follows a group of enterprising children who are up against the darkest of villains. Author JENNI SPANGLER tells us more about THE VANISHING TRICK!


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