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ReadingZone Picture Book Competition 2021

We're thrilled to announce that Mini Grey (The Last Wolf, Traction Man) will judge the ReadingZone Picture Book Competition 2021, where we challenge children and young people aged 4-18 years to create a picture book on...

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ReadingZone #FridayBookclub

ReadingZone is launching a free, online bookclub for primary schools (Years 5 and 6), with our first event featuring Catherine Bruton (No Ballet Shoes in Syria) talking about Another Twist in the Tale on Friday 4th...

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Specialist school library service and public librarians are ready to answer your book and reading-related questions. Whether you are searching for a book for a young football enthusiast or historical fiction set in the Elizabethan era, these experts will have the answer.

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EXTRACTS TO DOWNLOAD

The International Yeti Collective: Shadowspring

Henry is the new boy at Halbrook Hall - a crumbling boarding school in the Scottish Highlands. He thinks the rumours of yeti lurking in the misty hills are nothing more than stories. Until one day he gets lost in the...

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Special Forces Cadets 5: Hijack

From the bestselling author of STRIKE BACK, Chris Ryan returns with a new action-packed series. Tough enough? Smart enough? Max will require all his skills just to stay alive as a Special Forces Cadet... The...

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