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Queen of Our Times: The Life of Elizabeth IIRobert Hardman (author) The definitive new biography of Her Majesty The Queen by one of Britain’s leading royal authorities. On 6 February this year Her Majesty The Queen became the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service to

Book Review: May – August 2022

5-8 YearsThe Birthday Duck - Michael Morpurgo £5.99From Sir Michael Morpurgo comes a classic story of one small boy, and one very lucky duck… Sam is a city boy through and through - and isn’t looking forward to his school trip to Nethercott Farm at all. But busy days of

Book Review – New books for 2022

Breaking News: How to Tell What’s Real From What’s RubbishNick Sheridan £9.99A funny, practical and ever-so timely guide to the NEWS for 8-12-year-olds. Find out how to understand and navigate 24/7 news, how to spot the facts from the fake . . . and what to do if the news

Book Review – 9-12 Years Fiction

The Night Bus Hero - Onjali Q. Rauf £5.99I've been getting into trouble for as long I can remember. Usually I don't mind 'cos some of my best, most brilliant ideas have come from sitting in detention. But recently it feels like no one believes me about anything - even

Book Review – Teenage Fiction

The Bell Jar - Sylvia Plath £7.99When Esther Greenwood wins an internship on a New York fashion magazine in 1953, she is elated, believing she will finally realise her dream to become a writer. But in between the cocktail parties and piles of manuscripts, Esther’s life begins to slide out