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KidLit Talk: Amanda Addison and Manuela Adreani on 'Boundless Sky'

KidLit Talk: Amanda Addison and Manuela Adreani on 'Boundless Sky'

Author Amanda Addison and illustrator Manuela Adreani in conversation about their new book Boundless Skya moving story about the parallel migrations of a British swallow and an African refugee in search of a new place to call home.
My Seven Favourite Lunar New Year Things

My Seven Favourite Lunar New Year Things

Ang paos? Dragon dances? Lucky food? Author Joyce Chng loves them all & shares what they symbolise for the Chinese diaspora in the Lunar New Year. Plus, watch the stunning trailer of her book Dragon Dancer (created by illustrator Jérémy Pailler) and start the Lunar New Year with a dose of good luck!

Oxford Drag: Creating safe spaces for LGBTQ+ Youth

Oxford Drag: Creating safe spaces for LGBTQ+ Youth

Ginger Tart, founder of the Oxfordshire Drag Collective, on giving the panto a modern twist with the inclusive Away with the Fairies and the power of drag to teach kids tolerance and creative self-expression.
Books to Wrap Up with this Winter

Books to Wrap Up with this Winter

Farrah Serroukh, the author of CLPE's groundbreaking Reflecting Realities survey, shares 5 of her favourite inclusive winter reads. The perfect gifts to snuggle up with over the holidays and to broaden your young readers' world!
9 diverse books for World Children’s Day

9 diverse books for World Children’s Day

Ciarra Chavarria shares her top diverse and inclusive reads for World Children's Day – celebrating children who take action! The perfect book list to show young people that they have a voice and that their stories matter.

KidLit Talk: Lucy Christopher and Anastasia Suvorova talk

KidLit Talk: Lucy Christopher and Anastasia Suvorova talk "Shadow"

Author Lucy Christopher and illustrator Anastasia Suvorova in conversation about the artwork of Shadow, a powerful story about a young girl learning to face her fears and finding the light within the darkness.

13 spooky tales by Black writers: Halloween books for kids & teens

13 spooky tales by Black writers: Halloween books for kids & teens

Zahrah Nesbitt-Ahmed gives us the ultimate booklist for Halloween AND Black History Month. Here are her 13 picks to chill and thrill kids and teens - all by Black authors.
Reading Stories to tackle the Mental Health Crisis

Reading Stories to tackle the Mental Health Crisis

For World Mental Health Day, Lucy Christopher with her five favourite picture books exploring issues of mental health in young children and why we need more books like these
Whose worlds are we sharing with children?

Whose worlds are we sharing with children?

Mat Tobin with some top tips on building a diverse and multicultural bookshelf and on becoming a 'culturally responsive teacher'
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