From Tom Hanks to Philip Pullman, there is something for everyone this month.
Eleven-year-old Malcolm Polstead and his dæmon, Asta, live with his parents at the Trout Inn near Oxford. Across the River Thames (which Malcolm navigates often using his beloved canoe, a boat by the name of La Belle Sauvage) is the Godstow Priory where the nuns live. Malcolm learns they have a guest with them; a baby by the name of Lyra Belacqua . . .
By Sophia WhitfieldOn March 3, 2014
Steven Spielberg is set to direct Roald Dahl’s The BFG for Disney. The live-action film will be released in cinemas in 2016.On April 16, 2015
We are currently reading the sweeping family saga Secrets of the Tides by Hannah Richell.On September 26, 2012
It is with great sadness that the publishing industry comes to terms with the death of children’s book illustrator Kim Gamble. He died on Friday, aged 63.On February 23, 2016
In typical Amy Schumer style she has announced her upcoming book The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo can now be pre-ordered. The book is a reflection of her life...On July 6, 2016
Thanks to our friends at Hachette we have five copies of our Book of the Week, Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn, to give away.On August 13, 2012