A new Winnie-the-Pooh character, ‘Penguin’, will feature in an anthology, due for release next month, marking 90 years since the Winnie-the-Pooh novel was first published.... Read more
Authors David Almond, Sally Nicholls, Kate Saunders and Frances Hardinge have been shortlisted for the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize 2015.
Kate Saunders’ Five Children on the Western Front (Faber), the winner of the Costa children's book award in January, is longlisted for this year’s... Read more
Ali Smith and Helen Macdonald are among the winners of this year’s Costa Book Awards, adding to the existing trophy haul for their books. The... Read more
The author of Five Children on the Western Front answers our quesitons about her life as a writer and reader.