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

Merseyside social enterprise shares big plans for the year ahead

At a time when many families are feeling the squeeze as the cost of living rises sharply, the founders of Merseyside social enterprise, Split Perspectivz, are on a mission to make a difference to the lives of local children.  Having delivered 16,000 free boxes filled with books, stationery and papercrafts to

For the Love of Libraries

“The more that you read, the more you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you will go.” So said Dr. Seuss. A recent study by the National Literacy Trust (NLT), however, suggests that children are in danger of missing out on the magic of reading due to