Short stories for children and teens

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David Cardwell obituary
Other lives: Leader in brand licensing in the UK, whose work built on the childhood memories of generations

Sarah Cardwell Davies

07, Nov, 2019 @4:56 PM

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The best children’s books of 2018 for all ages
From celebrity-penned tales to fresh interpretations of the classics, here is our pick of the best for hungry readers from tots to teens

Fiona Noble, Imogen Carter, Kitty Empire and Kate Kellaway

16, Dec, 2018 @7:00 AM

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Bookworm: A Memoir of Childhood Reading by Lucy Mangan review - nostalgic magic
This celebration of children’s literature excels in capturing the sense of wonder we find in our earliest books

Fiona Noble

27, Feb, 2018 @8:00 AM

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Fiction for older children reviews – tales of the cities
London and New York both feature strongly in stories from both sides of the pond, while Room author Emma Donoghue makes her children’s fiction debut

Kitty Empire

23, Jul, 2017 @7:00 AM

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Pam Royds obituary
Editor who began her career with Andre Deutsch, shaping its children’s list with child-centred books

Julia Eccleshare

04, Jul, 2016 @2:05 PM

I, Robot by Isaac Asimov – review
Jiyon: ‘Asimov’s tales are very gripping and fast-paced’


30, Jun, 2016 @2:00 PM

The World's Worst Children by David Walliams and Tony Ross – review
KrispyKreme12: ‘Saying this book was funny would be an understatement’


26, Jun, 2016 @8:00 AM

Trigger Warning by Neil Gaiman - review
Faolan: ‘Gaiman’s unassailable skill at storytelling is the moon-silver thread that binds all his writing together’


16, Jun, 2016 @2:00 PM

Mystery and Mayhem by The Crime Club – review
BookieCookie: ‘All twelve short stories had original plots and the characters were believable and enviable in their ability to solve murder plots in less than 30 pages!’


18, May, 2016 @8:00 AM

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Michael Rosen's greatest quotes to mark his 70th birthday!
Happy 70th birthday to poetry and prose pro Michael Rosen – here are some of our favourite quotes to celebrate the big day

Kuba Shand-Baptiste

07, May, 2016 @7:00 AM

The War of the Worlds by HG Wells – review
BookieCookie: ‘The story was gripping in its descriptions of the indiscriminate destruction of civilisation’


25, Apr, 2016 @11:00 AM

The Adventures of Miss Petitfour by Anne Michaels and Emma Block - review
Myth-hill: ‘it was a fun way to learn some new tricky words and I think it will also help me write more exciting stories myself’


03, Apr, 2016 @8:00 AM

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