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How to be Me by Cath Howe

How to be Me by Cath Howe

A perfectly pitched and moving story about family, friendship and having the confidence to be yourself. Since his mum died, nothing has gone right ...
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Love Me Not by Holly Smale

Love Me Not by Holly Smale

A wonderful and heart-warming teen read that’s perfect for fans of Holly Smale’s Geek Girl series. Mercy Valentine doesn’t claim to be nice. She’s sharp, sarcastic ...
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Artic Star by Tom Palmer

Arctic Star by Tom Palmer

An impactful story about the Arctic convoys during the Second World War that’s likely to seized on by teachers responsible for introducing their students ...
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Silence is also a lie by Tracey Mathias

Silence is Also a Lie by Tracey Mathias

An up-put-downable teen love story set in a scarily believable post-Brexit Britain. After withdrawing from the EU, Britain (minus Scotland) is ruled by The ...
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Luna Rae is Not Alone by Hayley Webster

Luna Rae is not Alone by Hayley Webster

A moving story of family and friendship told in an impressive first person voice. New things take getting used to. Ten year old, Luna ...
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The Look by Sophia Bennett

The Look by Sophia Bennett

A teen read that has everything – an entertaining and appealing teen voice, laugh out loud humour, a moving story and a strong message ...
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Treacle Street – Where’s William’s Washing by Kate Hindley

Treacle Street – Where’s William’s Washing by Kate Hindley

A delightful ‘lift the flap’ book that would make a perfect gift. It’s a warm and breezy afternoon on Treacle Street and William Tripehound ...
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The Griffin Gate by Vashti Hardy

The Griffin Gate by Vashti Hardy

A short book that successfully combines imaginative and intriguing ideas with a tight and clever plot. It’s dyslexia friendly too! The Griffin map is ...
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Latest Author Interviews

Jenni Jennings

Jenni Jennings

Jenni Jennings lives in a small seaside town in Kent with her husband, their children having left home for big adventures. She is ...
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Ruth Estevez

Ruth Estevez: Dialect in the Jiddy Vardy books

The sequel to the wonderful Young Adult novel Jiddy Vardy is out this month - Jiddy Vardy - High Tide. There are always challenges when ...
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Victoria Williamson

Hag Storm Blog Tour

We loved interviewing the super-talented Victoria Williamson when her Middle Grade book - The Boy with the Butterfly Mind - was published. You ...
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Ruth Estevez

Ruth Estevez: The Journey of ‘The Monster Belt’

Ruth Estevez – author of Jiddy Vardy – has a new book out this month. The Monster Belt had an unusual journey to publication ...
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