Top 10 Children’s Books with Ghosts

Halloween is just around the corner and it's the perfect time for a good ghost story. We've picked 10 of the very best novels with ghosts for children, ranging from the only-a-bit-spooky for the younger readers to more complex tales for older children who are after a bit more of a fright. Enjoy, and try not to get too spooked! Loading products... Sale! The Last of the Spirits £6.99 £5.80 Sale! Mountwood School for Ghosts… Continue reading

Celebrating Grandparents in Children’s Books

There might not be an awful lot of celebrating for Grandparents Day going on here in the UK... but we think there should be! It is hard to think of anyone more deserving of a day dedicated to thanking and rewarding them for the amazing impact they have on our daily lives, than our grandparents!  Grandparent's Day this year is coming up on Sunday 1st October and presents a great opportunity to honour grandparents and… Continue reading

September 2017 – Books of the Month

While most of us are just getting the kids back to school and thinking about digging out coats for those chilly mornings, September in the publishing world means it's nearly Christmas!  Most of the very best books of the year will be published in September and October, as authors, publishers and booksellers aim to entice readers with their fabulous offerings (and boost sales!) in the run-up to Christmas. While we in the 'normal' world obviously… Continue reading

School Days! Top 10 Books for Children Set in Schools

Get your children back into a going-to-school frame-of-mind by picking up one of our Top 10 Books Set (mainly) in Schools! Loading products... The Turbulent Term of Tyke Tiler £6.99 Sale! The Demon Headmaster £6.99 £5.80 Ottoline Goes to School £5.99 Sale! Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone £7.99 £6.63 The Spy Who Loved School Dinners £5.99 Sale! The Worst Witch £5.99 £4.97 The Brilliant World of Tom Gates (Tom Gates 1) £6.99 Murder Most… Continue reading