Our Children's Book of the Month for September is The Wolf Wilder, Katherine Rundell's follow-up to her much-loved The Rooftoppers. Set in a snow-white St Petersberg, The Wolf Wilder is a fairy-tale-infused adventure with very sharp teeth. Here, the author gives us a glimpse into the personal inspiration behind the tale
Posted on 30th Mar, 2015 by Isabel Popple
We know the winners but what's it like going behind the scenes at the Waterstones Children's Book Prize? Bookseller Isabel Popple reveals all.
Posted on 21st Jun, 2014 by Isabel Popple
Isabel Popple explains what a tough decision the judges of this year's Carnegie Medal for children's writing have on their hands...
Posted on 1st May, 2014 by Isabel Popple
Isabel Popple introduces our Children's Book of the Month for May, Journey to the River Sea by Eva Ibbotson.
Posted on 18th Mar, 2014 by Dan Lewis Lewis
Anne Fine is aiming for a hat trick as she is once again nominated for the Carnegie medal...
Posted on 3rd Apr, 2014 by Waterstones
Oxford University Fellow and tightrope walker Katherine Rundell is the overall winner of this year's Waterstones Children’s Book Prize...