Author Archives: Laura Brett

Upcoming children’s literature talks

Students can avail of the opportunity to attend some interesting children’s literature talks in January.    Read to Inspire  &# [...]

Costa Children’s Book Award Winner & Young City Reads 2020

Costa Children’s Book Award Congratulations to Jasbinder Bilan who won the Costa Children’s Book Award for her magical realism s [...]

Voting opens in the East Sussex Children’s Book Award

The shortlist for the 2020 East Sussex Children’s Book Award has been revealed. These awards are open to children aged 8 to 11. Famili [...]

The Winter Mini Challenge has begun!

The Reading Agency’s Winter Mini Challenge starts today and runs until Friday 13th January 2020. So what’s involved? Children ar [...]

School & Library Book Awards in Sussex

The shortlist for Picture Books to Shout About: West Sussex Children’s Picture Book Award 2019 – 2020 was revealed last week. West Susse [...]

Poetry Live! and poetry resources online

Poetry Live!, an event which is aimed at GCSE English students, is taking place at Brighton Dome tomorrow (22nd November 2019) with performa [...]

CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Medal 2020 nominations

91 nominations for the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2020 and 71 nominations for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2020 have been revealed this week. A [...]

Halloween is coming…

Halloween is in the air and here is a look at what resources are available for this celebration. The National Literacy Trust have published [...]

Retelling lesser known fairy tales

There are many traditional tales that feature a brave or fearless heroine. However, many of these stories are not that well known, even thou [...]

Creative writing & poetry competitions

If you are looking for competitions to inspire your students to do some creative writing or poetry, here are two options which are currently [...]

Libraries Week 2019 : podcasts & audio resources

We are currently celebrating Libraries Week and this year’s theme is the role of libraries in the digital world. Libraries often provide f [...]
Powered by: Wordpress

Subscribe By Email

Get every new post delivered right to your inbox.

This form is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Skip to toolbar