Category Archives: Children

Big Pet Day

Big Pet Day book description: Today is Pet Day in Lily’s class. All the kids bring in their pets – hermit crabs, parrots, mice, puppies, ferrets and ducks – but Lily brings her dragon. Class smarty-pants Courtney says to Lily that dragons are only in fairy tales so how could she have a dragon? However, when all the… Read More »

Ratburger

Ratburger book description: The fifth screamingly funny novel from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children’s author in the country, now available in paperback. From the bestselling author of Gangsta Granny and Demon Dentist comes another hilarious, action-packed and touching novel – the story of a little girl called Zoe. Things are not looking good for… Read More »

Billionaire Boy

Billionaire Boy book description: A hilarious, touching and extraordinary new fable from David Walliams, number one bestseller and fastest growing children’s author in the country. Joe has a lot of reasons to be happy. About a billion of them, in fact. You see, Joe’s rich. Really, really rich. Joe’s got his own bowling alley, his own cinema, even… Read More »

Elmer’s Parade

Elmer’s Parade book description: Elmer is very excited because today is the fancy dress parade. But some of the animals are missing! Can Elmer find them in time for everyone to join in the fun? Go on a World Book Day adventure with this brand new tale by David McKee. Somewhere on every page is also a special… Read More »

Girl Online

Girl Online book description: I have this dream that, secretly, all teenage girls feel exactly like me. And maybe one day, when we realize that we all feel the same, we can all stop pretending we’re something we’re not… But until that day, I’m going to keep it real on this blog and keep it unreal in real… Read More »

The Book with No Pictures

The Book with No Pictures book description: You might think a book with no pictures seems boring and serious. Except . . . here’s how books work. Everything written on the page has to be said by the person reading it aloud. Even if the words say . . . BLORK. Or BLUURF. Even if the words are… Read More »

I Don’t Want to Be a Frog

I Don’t Want to Be a Frog book description: Fans of Mo Willems’s Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! and Jon Klassen’s I Want My Hat Back will love meeting this willful young frog with a serious identity crisis. Frog wants to be anything but a slimy, wet frog. A cat, perhaps. Or a rabbit. An owl?… Read More »