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Time for Bed, Fred!

Yasmeen Ismail shares an illustration she has done just for Waterstones of her book's hero, Fred, avoiding bed time in the best way possible, with a book. There's also a colouring in sheet to download and enjoy. Read more
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Yikes, Stinkysaurus!

Find out what a certain smelly dinosaur has been buying in the January sales in these exclusive pictures from Calm Down Boris! illustrator Sam Lloyd and download your own Stinkysaurus to colour in... Read more
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Book Clinic: To infinity, and beyond!

With the return of Stargazing Live this week, will you and your youngsters be inspired to step outside and partake in a little star-watching? If you need a little help, here are some of our favourite books for children about the night sky to get you started. Read more
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Book Clinic: A child’s Christmas in books

Are the sleigh bells ringing in your town? With less than three weeks to go until Christmas (yikes!) there’s no time like the present for dabbling in some Christmassy books. Isabel Popple shares some favourites, old and new, for young children (and mum and dad) to indulge their Christmas spirit… Read more