Cosy readers

Pupils at Wargrave Primary School can now get stuck into even more books during school hours after the opening of two cosy reading areas. Complete with exciting new books, beanbags and freshly-laid carpets, the ‘book nooks’ have been funded through sponsored reads and book fairs – as well as assistance from ...

Frank Cottrell Boyce enthrals students at Alsop

International bestselling author Frank Cottrell Boyce visited an eager Year 7 gathering at Alsop High School, much to the delight of students. The students listened to Frank who read from a variety of his novels, entertaining and enthralling them throughout the morning. A book-signing event then followed with eager fans patiently queuing ...

Dovedale Primary School awarded model school status

Dovedale Primary School, Liverpool has been appointed as a Read Write Inc. Model School as a result of their excellent literacy teaching in 2018. The programme, a reading and writing programme created by Ruth Miskin and published by Oxford University Press is for 4-8 year-olds and taught for one hour every ...

Book Review – Teenage

To All The Boys I've Loved Before - Jenny Han £5.99 Now the inspiration for a new Netflix drama, Han’s original love story follows the trail of Lara Jean. Lara Jean keeps her love letters in a hatbox her mother gave her. One for every boy she’s ever loved. When she ...

Book Review – 9-12 Years

The 1,000-year-old Boy - Ross Welford £5.99 Alfie Monk is like any other nearly teenage boy - except he's 1,000 years old and can remember the last Viking invasion of England. Obviously no one believes him. So when everything Alfie knows and loves is destroyed in a fire, and the modern ...