Children's book club

It's never too early to begin sharing stories with your children.

From old favourites to exciting new debuts, this is the place to find books to inspire and delight children of all ages. Look out for webchats with your favourite children's authors, book giveaways, competitions and more.


Share tips for getting kids reading at home to win 20 books worth £100

Share your top tips for encouraging kids to read at home for a chance to win 20 books from the Reading Ladder series worth £100.

Share kids craft ideas to win Elmer goodies worth £100

Share your craft ideas for young kids to be in with a chance of winning a selection of fabulous Elmer books and goodies worth £100, including Elmer plush toy, lunchbox, tabard, tote bag, sound book and more!

The best baby books- as recommended by parents

Reading a book with your baby is a special time to bond together – these books are tried and tested by Mumsnetters, perfect for the very youngest of readers.

Children's book reviews

The Witches

Search our children's book reviews (arranged by age group) for inspiration when you've read The Gruffalo one too many times, or for suggestions of new authors and titles. 

The best children's books ever

The Best Children's Books Ever

You voted for the books you thought every child should read, and the results are in. These are the timeless classics, the ultimate reading list for children and parents to enjoy together again and again.

Authors share their favourite children's books

World Book Day

Mumsnet Book Club has played host to some of the world's finest writers – and in every webchat, we ask them to tell us their favourite childhood books. Here we've rounded up their responses.

How to help your child with their times tables

Times tables help

Help your 11 year old pass the new multiplication tests and make learning the times tables fun with these top tips from co-authors of Maths on the Go! Rob Eastaway and Mike Askew.

11 top tips for reluctant readers

Finding it difficult to encourage your kids to pick up a book? From reading lamps to reverse psychology, Mumsnetters share their 11 favourite methods for making reading fun.