Books in this section are often read and commented on by someone in the age group they are intended for. Obviously books for young children are written about by their parents! The reviews represent their personal opinions only.
Bing – My Reward Chart Sticker Activity Book
The Plastic Problem – 60 small ways to reduce waste and save the earth written by Aubre Andrus from Lonely Planet Kids.
HarperCollins Children’s Books has published the official film tie-in books for Heyday Films and StudioCanal’s remake of Frances Hodgson Burnett’s classic novel, The Secret Garden, scheduled for box office release on the 10 April 2020. We have three copies of the novel to be won.
Happy World Book Day 2020 – how stressful was yours?
Fergus The Furball by Emily Snape is a funny novel which explores everything from sibling rivalry to shapeshifting. A great book for independent readers, writes Anne Coates.
Here in the Real World by award-winning author Sara Pennypacker reviewed by Anne Coates.
Congratulations to Jasbinder Bilan for winning the 2019 Costa Children's Book Award with her début novel Asha & the Spirit Bird, published by Chicken House.
The Taylor Turbochaser by David Badiel and illustrated by Steven Lenton reviewed by Anne Coates.
Station Jim by Louis de Bernieres Illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark
Bing's Christmas Bauble Books, Paddington's Post and Paint by Sticker – three superb books for children reviewed by Anne Coates.
The Princess Rules by Philippa Gregory – charming stories for modern girls reviewed by Anne Coates.
HarperCollins Children’s Books has just published a glorious highly-illustrated non-fiction hardback children’s gift book of Our Planet based on the hugely successful Netflix series written by Matt Wyman, illustrated by Richard Jones, with a foreword by Sir David Attenborough, in partnership with WWF.