When The Sky Falls by Phil Earle

Publication Date: 3 June 2021 The Blurb 1941. War is raging. And one angry boy has been sent to the city, where bombers rule the skies. There, Joseph will live with Mrs F, a gruff woman with no fondness for children. Her only loves are the rundown zoo she owns and its mighty silverback gorilla, … Continue reading When The Sky Falls by Phil Earle

The Most Important Animal Of All by Penny Worms, illustrated by Hannah Bailey

Publication Date: 29th July 2021 The Blurb The Most Important Animal of All is a beautiful picture book, illustrated by award-winning Hannah Bailey, where a teacher challenges her class to decide which is the most important animal of all. Seven children champion a different animal for the top spot. Is it BEES as master pollinators, … Continue reading The Most Important Animal Of All by Penny Worms, illustrated by Hannah Bailey

Listified by Andrew Pettie, illustrated by Andres Lozano

Publication Date: 1st July 2021 The Blurb Ever wondered which 10 dinosaurs were the largest, and what they weighed…in cats? Or how much of your DNA you share with other animals…and bananas? Enter the listiverse and get ready to see the world in a whole new way. Listified! takes the best and most amazing parts of the … Continue reading Listified by Andrew Pettie, illustrated by Andres Lozano

Taylor & Rose – Visit St Petersburg with Katherine Woodfine

I'm delighted to welcome you all to the second stop on the blog tour to celebrate the publication of Nightfall In New York, the final book in the Taylor and Rose series by Katherine Woodfine. Following in Sophie and Lil's footsteps, today I am handing over to Katherine as she takes us on a tour … Continue reading Taylor & Rose – Visit St Petersburg with Katherine Woodfine

Primary Suitable Books I Will Share With #Pride

I tweeted that I had shared the wonderful Grandad's Camper by Harry Woodgate to our whole school. My request messages box filled with hate. Statements like, "You shouldn't be allowed anywhere near children," "You are doing the devil's work," "You are a child abuser," and other such hated fuelled nonsense streamed in to my request … Continue reading Primary Suitable Books I Will Share With #Pride

Interview With A Shark by Andy Seed, illustrated by Nick East

Publication Date: 27 May 2021 The Blurb If you could talk to animals, what would you ask? Get familiar with 10 extraordinary ocean giants as they step up to the mic and share their habits, behaviour, likes and dislikes, favourite foods, and more. Each animal has its own story to tell... and its own attitude! … Continue reading Interview With A Shark by Andy Seed, illustrated by Nick East

Indigo Wilde And The Creatures At Jellybean Crescent by Pippa Curnick

Publication Date: 10 June 2021 The Blurb Discovered in the Unknown Wilderness when she was just a baby, Indigo Wilde was adopted by World-Famous Explorers, Philomena and Bertram, who are always off adventuring. Home for Indigo and her little brother, Quigley, is 47 Jellybean Crescent, a crazy and colourful house full of magical creatures that … Continue reading Indigo Wilde And The Creatures At Jellybean Crescent by Pippa Curnick

Sports Legends: 50 Inspiring People To Help You Reach The Top Of Your Game by Rick Broadbent

Publication Date: 3 June 2021 The Blurb Get inspired to reach the top of your game with 50 incredible true stories of sporting legends.Award-winning journalist Rick Broadbent has interviewed some of the greatest sporting legends of our time. In this gripping collection of 50 true stories, he shares the most exciting and jaw-dropping accounts of … Continue reading Sports Legends: 50 Inspiring People To Help You Reach The Top Of Your Game by Rick Broadbent

The Screen Thief by Helen Docherty and Thomas Docherty

Publication Date: 3 June 2021 The Blurb Look out! There's a Snaffle about, and she'll eat your screen as a snack! When the Snaffle arrives in the city, she just wants to play, but everyone's too busy staring at their screens. The Snaffle discovers that she likes screens, too - as a snack! When she … Continue reading The Screen Thief by Helen Docherty and Thomas Docherty

The Beast Of Harwood Forest by Dan Smith, illustrated by Chris King

Publication Date: 6 May 2021 Having loved The Invasion Of Crooked Oak, Year 5 were thrilled when we got an early copy of Dan’s latest book, The Beast Of Harwood Forest to read before having the chance to send our questions off to him. So imagine our utter delight, when on reading our questions, Dan … Continue reading The Beast Of Harwood Forest by Dan Smith, illustrated by Chris King