Children's book club

Children's books round up

Spring Books

Spring is here, and with the change in weather comes a whole host of great new books to enjoy with your children. Whether it's a new bedtime story to share with toddlers or chapter books to challenge early readers, we've got books to suit all literary appetites. Watch out next week for our list of best new books for older readers and teens.  

Imaginary friend? Tell us about yours to win

Moone Boy

Ever had an imaginary friend? To celebrate the release of Moone Boy: The Blunder Years, we're giving away exclusive Moone Boy goodies to the MNer with our favourite make-believe companion.

Calling all aspiring writers!


To celebrate the 15th anniversary of Stormbreaker - the first novel from the hugely popular Alex Rider series - we caught up with author Anthony Horowitz and found out his top five tips for putting pen to paper. 

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. 

Monsters Love Underpants goodies up for grabs

Monsters Love Underpants

Are your DC monster mad? Get your DC to design a pair of pants for a chance to win a bundle of Monsters Love Underpants goodies.

Tips for reluctant readers


If you've spent more time pleading, bargaining and bribing your kids to read than they've actually spent with a book, Mumsnetters have got 11 top tips for you...

Best books set in Paris


It’s almost time to pack away those winter clothes, roll back the curtains and venture outdoors again. Spring is on its way, and what city comes more alive in the spring than Paris? To celebrate, we’ve rounded up a list of our favourite books set in the city of lights. 

Last updated: 27-Apr-2015 at 4:30 PM