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I currently have a competition running thanks to Penguin Random House, to win one of ten copies of ‘The BFG’ (the movie tie-in version of the book) and you can see those details here. Well...

We had the most fabulous time at the first day of Out of the Box Festival yesterday and are back tomorrow...oh and pretty much every day for two weeks #oooooops. This is the last...

I've been an avid fan of Tristan Bancks for many years now, as has my teaching partner Jackie - who teaches a Geography unit each year which supports the Room to Read Challenge, of...

#notsponsored #justloveagoodbookproduction 'The Little Prince' by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry is one of those books that can see you from childhood through to adulthood, so ageless is its message and its celebration of the things that...

'The BFG' was one of the defining books of my childhood, and it remains much-loved by children and adults alike. Not all so called ‘classics’ have stood the test of time, but Dahl’s, ‘The BFG' is...

I was very pleased to be able to talk about one of my favourite topics, student book clubs, in a webinar tonight. Eduwebinars hosts some of the best educacational webinars around and if you...

This evening I will be chatting with Sarah Howells on the 612ABC show, Bookworms. Once a month on a Tuesday I am let loose on a radio microphone (me...live...seriously) and allowed to talk books....

It’s no secret that I love to feature child reviews on my blog, I have a whole tab of them here. Today we are joined again by MS Readathon Ambassador and book blogger, Jazzy of...

Sadly I am not going to be at Girl Zone Book Club tonight but the ridiculous and wonderful Jackie Child AKA #bestteachingpartnerever will be there in my place. I hired Jackie because I thought...

My husband has know the Le Mura family since childhood, but I only had the pleasure of meeting Angelica recently, at a 40th where we bonded over a shared love of blog reading and...