As a young child, I was already big on books. Although I had a large collection of picture flats, there were… Read more The Lasting Appeal of “Buddy” Children’s Books
I’m about to admit something that many women in my age-group would be embarrassed to admit: I have no significant… Read more Lessons I Learned from Children’s and Young Adult Literature
Fiction Paris by Edward Rutherfurd, Hachette, TR, $39.99 City of love. City of splendour. City of terror. City… Read more Featured Titles Newsletter
John Marsden, the writer of the masterful Tomorrow When the War Began series, is holding a writing masterclass at the… Read more A Writing Masterclass with John Marsden
Our annual sale starts on Wednesday the 18th and runs through to Friday the 20th of May. It’s a collection… Read more vicbooks’ Monster May Sale
Hodder, the UK publisher of Enid Blyton’s work, has decided they are going to “sensitively and carefully” revise the text… Read more Editing Enid
The teenage detective, who encouraged more than one generation of girls to look to themselves and their natural abilities to… Read more Teen Sleuth Nancy Drew Turns 80
The Guardian has started gathering a list of what might be the Best Children’s Books Ever. Broken down into 5… Read more Best Children’s Books Ever?