New and Recommended Children's

Books for children of all ages. Some are cutting-edge, some are classics. Some have pictures, some you can draw in. All of them come recommended.


Akwaeke Emezi

From the publisher:

Jam must fight not only to protect her best friend, but also to uncover the truth. In their riveting and timely young adult debut, acclaimed novelist Akwaeke Emezi asks ...

The House of Madame M

Clotilde Perrin, illustrated by Clotilde Perrin, translated by Daniel Hahn

From the publisher:

A large-format lift-the-flaps visit to the haunted house of Madame M—enjoy the thrill of uncovering what lurks in the wardrobe, behind the door, tucked under the furniture…

Look Both Ways

Jason Reynolds

From the publisher:

In ten stories (one per block), find out what really happens on the walk home from school, when there are no parents or teachers to supervise (or stop the fun!). From ...

Rise Up! The Art of Protest

Jo Rippon

From the publisher:

Rise Up! The Art of Protest looks at protests from the last 100 years or so, the ideas that inspired them and how these issues are being protested today. These posters have ...

The Goldsmith and the Master Thief

Tonke Dragt (Author), translated by Laura Watkinson (Translator)

From the publisher:

Laurenzo and Jiacomo are identical twins, as alike as two drops of water. No one can tell them apart (which comes in very handy for playing tricks on their teachers). And no ...

The Conspiracy of Magic

Harriet Whitehorn

From the publisher:

Can Cass defeat an all-powerful magician, even though she has no powers herself? With wit, speed and the daring Company of Eight at her side, anything is possible!