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20 July 2021

BOTH Books

Books On The Hill is an independent bookshop and now a publishing that produces dyslexic friendly books for adults. Set up by Alistair Sims, they had huge success in April after launching their kickstarter campaign and smashed original targets to...

20 July 2021

Getting in touch with nature

Want to reconnect with nature and learn about our planet and all its wonders through reading? Dive into a good book with our best nature picks.

20 July 2021

Crime and Thriller

Struggling to get into reading? Can’t find a book to keep you hooked? Why not take your pick from this selection of these gripping Crime and Thriller titles…

20 July 2021

Sporting Titles

A selection of twelve sport-related titles to get you inspired!

12 July 2021

Latest opportunities from our publisher partners for schools and libraries

If you have a reading group with children or work in a school or library – we have some fantastic opportunities for you! There are Read and Review opportunities where you have a chance of receiving 10 copies of a...

12 July 2021

Step back to the Stone Age with Sophie Kirtley - Digital Activity Pack

To celebrate the publication of Sophie Kirtley’s second unforgettable time-slip adventure, The Way to Impossible Island, Bloomsbury Children’s Books have a fabulous selection of digital and physical display materials available for libraries nationwide to request. A brave, life-affirming middle-grade time-slip adventure...

08 July 2021

Wild World Heroes Social Media Assets (Welsh)

This bundle contains banners, logos and empty middle assets which can be customised to include your library information or details about promotions, events and activities. There are assets for each character and their animal companion. Please note: this is a locked...

30 June 2021

We Can Do Better Than This: 35 Voices on the Future of LGBTQ+ Rights

To celebrate the publication of WE CAN DO BETTER THAN THIS: 35 Voices on the Future of LGBTQ+ Rights, edited by Amelia Abraham, we have a poster available to download. How can we create a better world for LGBTQ+ people? 35...

30 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Press Release

This press release can be edited to include your library logo or information. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Libraries should contact their local Summer Reading Challenge coordinator(s) for access.

30 June 2021

Kids Fight Climate Change by Martin Dorey - digital pack

Our planet is in trouble. It needs YOU. Together we can fight climate change by speaking up and changing what we eat, how we travel and the ways we use energy. Find out how you can become a #2minutesuperhero by...

29 June 2021

The Unbelievable Biscuit Factory by James Harris - author video and activity sheets

The biscuit factory in Haddie’s hometown is absolutely 100% NOT a Super-Secret Science Lab. Or a portal to another dimension. With orange fluffy monsters. DEFINITELY NOT. Or… is it? A laugh-out-loud biscuit-bonkers adventure for readers aged 8+ and fans of...

23 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Newsletter Template

This helpful template can be added to school newsletters sent home to families, or displayed on your school website.

23 June 2021

The Courage to Care Downloadable Poster

The Courage to Care is a vital and timely book about inspirational nurses, and the bravery of patients and families, from the bestselling author of The Language of Kindness. Written by Christie Watson and published by Vintage.

21 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Customisable Social Media Assets

These social media assets can be edited to include your library information or details about promotions/events/activities. There are assets for each character and their animal companion. They are suitable for Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. The Welsh versions of this resource...

21 June 2021

Wild World Heroes: Social Media Banners

Download Wild World Heroes banners, suitable for Twitter and Newsletters. Please ensure you have read the Wild World Heroes Branding Guidelines before using these items.

21 June 2021

Taking Part in Wild World Heroes: One Page Guide

This guide explains both the physical and digital versions of the Summer Reading Challenge and the different ways children can take part.

18 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Promotional Video Trailers: Welsh

Watch the video trailer for Wild World Heroes, the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Follow the links underneath each video to view the trailer on YouTube, where you can find more options to share and embed each video. Watch the full video trailer...

18 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Promotional Video Trailers: English

Watch the video trailer for Wild World Heroes, the Summer Reading Challenge 2021! Follow the links underneath each video to view the trailer on YouTube, where you can find more options to share and embed each video. Watch the full video trailer...

18 June 2021

Teachers' Reading Challenge promotional assets

School and library staff, as well as our partner organisations, can use these assets to promote the 2021 Teachers’ Reading Challenge on social media and in newsletters.

17 June 2021

Pizazz by Sophy Henn - digital pack and competition

Simon & Schuster Children’s Books have created a super pack for libraries nationwide. Being a superhero is the best thing ever, right? WRONG! HELLO! My name is Pizazz and I’m a superhero… You probably think that’s really AWESOME and while it can be,...

15 June 2021

Wild World Heroes A3 Events Poster: Welsh Language

Promote your summer events and activities with this Wild World Heroes themed poster. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Libraries should contact their local Summer Reading Challenge coordinator(s) for access.

14 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Invitations: Wales

Download invitations for the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Libraries should contact their local Summer Reading Challenge coordinator(s) for access.

14 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Invitations: Scotland and Northern Ireland

Download invitations for the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Libraries should contact their local Summer Reading Challenge coordinator(s) for access.

14 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Invitations: England

Download invitations for the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Libraries should contact their local Summer Reading Challenge coordinator(s) for access.

14 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Invite Activity Sheet

Use this colour in activity sheet to send children home with a personalised Summer Reading Challenge invitation. Illustrations © Heath McKenzie 2021

10 June 2021

Wild World Heroes A3 Promotional Poster: Northern Ireland

Promote Wild World Heroes with this colourful A3 poster. Illustrations © Heath McKenzie 2021 Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Libraries should contact their local Summer Reading Challenge coordinator(s) for access.

10 June 2021

Wild World Heroes A4 Poster: Northern Ireland

Download this A4 poster and spread the word about Wild World Heroes, Summer Reading Challenge 2021! Illustrations © Heath McKenzie 2021

09 June 2021

Wild World Heroes Template Letter to Schools

This template letter can be customised to suit your local needs when writing to schools about taking part in the Summer Reading Challenge. Please note: this is a locked resource for library authorities participating in the Summer Reading Challenge 2021. Libraries...

09 June 2021

Wild World Heroes A4 Poster: England

Download this A4 poster and spread the word about Wild World Heroes, Summer Reading Challenge 2021! Illustrations © Heath McKenzie 2021

09 June 2021

Wild World Heroes A4 Poster: Scotland

Download this A4 poster and spread the word about Wild World Heroes, Summer Reading Challenge 2021! Illustrations © Heath McKenzie 2021