A Seven-Letter Word is a Brilliant Book!
Kim Slater's touching second novel A Seven-Letter Word has won the Brilliant Book Award 2018!
Kim was thrilled and said, 'I’ve made no secret of the fact that the BBA is a very special award for me, as the winning book is chosen by student reading groups at Nottinghamshire and Derby schools. As a Nottinghamian, born and bred, and living only two miles from the city, it means so much that local students are enjoying my books!'
Tangleweed & Brine shortlisted for the CBI Book of the Year!
The outstanding Tangleweed & Brine by super-YA-talent Deirdre Sullivan has been shortlisted for the CBI Book of the Year Award 2018!
CBI Book of the Year Awards are the leading children’s book awards in Ireland, past winners include Eoin Colfer and John Boyne.
Princess Scallywag's out today!
The fantastic Princess Scallywag and the Brave, Brave Knight, illustrated by supertalent Claire Powell is published today.
This brilliant picture book will make unconventional princesses everywhere laugh until they snort!
The laugh-out-loud funny, subversive princess book is for girls and boys age four and up.
The Endless King is published today
This award-winning series is not to be missed, for adults and children alike. Sharp, funny and filled with action, it is particularly good for kids who might be too young for Buffy but are already outwitting you. Don't just take our word for it, see below:
'Clever, dark and fun..wonderful style, reminded me of Douglas Adams' - R.L. Stine, author of Goosebumps and Point Horror series.
Be sure to pick up two copies, one for you one for your kid, here.
Ghost by Helen Grant - a Gothic novel you won't want to miss
Critically-acclaimed Helen Grant's chilling new novel Ghost is published by Fledgling Press today!
It tells the story of seventeen-year-old Augusta, a girl who has been kept in isolation, a secret from the world...and herself. Dark, gripping and mysterious Ghost is a Gothic tale of first love, terrible secrets and brutal truths.
Here's what readers are saying:
'It is easy to tell you that it's a superb book, beautifully written and with a tense and gripping storyline that draws you in and then keep you engaged to the very end.' - Undiscovered Scotland
'This is a beautifully written book. Not that I’d expect anything else from Helen Grant.' - Book Witch
'Highly propulsive, incredibly seductive. A masterclass in how to develop intrigue and heighten tension. I loved it.'- CJ Skuse, author of SWEETPEA