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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

Celebrating World Book Day 2022

Schools, colleges and nurseries around the region celebrated World Book Day in spectacular style today.  Pupils and staff had fun dressing up as their favourite characters from their favourite books.  World Book Day was created by UNESCO in April 1995 as a worldwide celebration of books and reading. It is marked in

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