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Holidays
Holidays

Gift Guide: Best Books for Kids

The best gift is the gift of reading! We've complied a list of some of our favorite children's books to gift your little one this holiday season. STORY BOOKS THE NUTCRACKER Follow Clara on a magical Christmas adventure in this Read More

To celebrate Black History Month in the UK, Lisbeth Kaiser describes the process of turning Maya Angelou's complex life into a story for very young children
The World Around Us
The World Around Us

Maya Angelou’s Inspiring Story

To celebrate Black History Month in the UK - which takes place between the 1st and 31st of October - Little People, BIG DREAMS: Maya Angelou author Lisbeth Kaiser has written an incredibly evocative post on the process behind turning Maya's Read More

How To Code Bind-up Front Cover Lo Res
Art, Activity + Novelty
Art, Activity + Novelty

How do you code?

Coding is the future! Master this new computer language and you can have fun online and with the latest tech gizmos!  Create a website, control a robot, debug your favourite gadgets and make fun games – all the activities that a good coding Read More

Have you heard of Topsy Turvy? Find out all about QED's new silly rhyming book made to make children laugh!
Picture Books
Picture Books

Have you heard of Topsy Turvy?

Step into a world where ‘yes’ means ‘no’, where packs of fierce wolves can be chased by a crow, where midnight is bright, and straight roads are curvy. Step into a world…that’s all topsy turvy! Topsy Turvy is all about rhymes - rhymes Read More

50 Things You Should Know About Space
The World Around Us
The World Around Us

Q & A with Raman Prinja

What exactly goes on at the International Space Station and why does the Earth spin? Raman Prinja answers these questions in his new title 50 Things You Should Know About Space, currently a Professor of Astrophysics at University College Read More

Summer Activities: Flower Garden Fun! Get green-fingered this summer by planting your own flowers in the garden or with indoor pot plants.
Things to Do for Kids of All Ages
Things to Do for Kids of All Ages

Summer Activities: Flower Garden Fun!

During the sunny summer months, gardens burst with colorful flowers and plants. Why not cultivate your green fingers and start a garden of your own? Even if you don’t have backyard space, you can brighten up the inside of your home with Read More

Meet the brains behind 'Curiositree', today we're joined by authors Amanda Wood and Mike Jolley in this Q&A on teamwork, nature and most importantly, BOOKS!
The World Around Us
The World Around Us

A Q&A with the authors of ‘Curiositree’

We have a very special, very exciting blog post for today! A Q&A from the wonderful Amanda Wood and Mike Jolley - the authors of The Curiositree: Natural World. We'll discuss their background, their inspiration for the book, how they Read More

We caught up with author-extraordinaire Catherine Barr to find out what her favourite books are and what has inspired her writing
The World Around Us
The World Around Us

Interview with Catherine Barr

We've been chatting to the lovely Catherine Barr, author of two books for Frances Lincoln, The Story of Life: A first book about evolution and Elliot's Arctic Surprise.  Catherine studied Ecology at Leeds University before working Read More