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.  

How do you raise a kind child? Share tips to win a 50 voucher


Inspired by RJ Palacio's brilliant book Wonder, we're asking you to share your ideas on how to instill the value of kindness in your children. Post your tips for a chance to win.

Book giveaway: Demolition Dad

Demolition Dad

Prepare to don your spandex and facemask because we're giving away 50 copies of Demolition Dad, the hilarious children's story about Jake and his wrestling father by Phil Earle. 

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. 

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.

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...

Last updated: 27-May-2015 at 4:16 PM