Book Review – 5-8 Years

The 104-Storey Treehouse - Andy Griffiths £5.99 Join Andy and Terry in their now 104-storey spectacular treehouse. They've added thirteen new levels, including a never-ending staircase, a burp bank, and even a mighty fortress. But Andy and Terry are in a race against time to find a funny story for their ...

Author launches book at St Hilda’s

Young adult fiction author Cathy Cassidy celebrated the launch of her book Sami’s Silver Lining at St Hilda's Church of England High School. The event was organised by two Year 10 pupils Holly Hughes and Isabel Blore. They organised a ‘wear your slippers to school’ day and sleepover themed bake sale ...

Liverpool teacher encourages budding authors

There is a real buzz of excitement at Banks Road Primary School in Garston. For one of the school’s teachers has just published his first insect-inspired book! Entitled ‘Arthur Bee has a Secret’, the book tells the tale of a little bee with a secret that he’s too embarrassed to talk ...

Alsop celebrate World Book Day

Alsop High School had the pleasure of hosting British teen-fiction author Kate Maryon as part of their new “Read On, Get On” initiative. Students from Year 7 and Year 8 were enthralled by her presentation about her latest novel Invisible Girl. The book explores the topics of running away and child ...

For the love of books! Liverpool hosts ‘inspiring’ reading event

Reading Rocks hosted a special event at Liverpool John Moores University. Organised by teacher Heather Wright, #RRGoesToUni brought together like-minded primary school teachers, librarians, PGCE students and Newly qualified teachers (NQTs) for a day of ‘book-ish training’ to discuss ways to make ‘reading rock’ for every pupil. Sponsored by Scholastic and Just ...