Watch out! Move out of the way! Hold onto your tails! There are ... BUNNIES ON THE BUS! And they aren't stopping for ANYONE!
The relentless anarchy and fruity rhyming scheme makes for a thrilling ride for younger children and their tongue-twisted parents. To be chanted at high speed and followed by a little lie-down.
The Great Godden
"This smart and humorous novel is, from the first sentence, rapture to read. ..."
— The Sunday Times
Tamarind & the Star of Ishta
"A hugely talented rising star of children's books..."
— The Bookseller
The Happy Lion Roars
Louise Fatio, Roger Duvoisin
"It is a tough time to be a children’s book written in 1957 and reissued in 2020..."
— The Times
"filled with colour, creativity and warmth..."
The Colours that Blind
"I can’t recommend it enough..."
Diary of a Young Naturalist
"an impassioned and original plea for protection for ‘our delicate and changing biosphere’...."
— The Spectator
4.7 out of 5
A Kind of Spark
"An involving story with a protagonist we root for..."
"brims with wit and ingenuity..."
— Financial Times
Ellen Blance, Ann Cook
"designed to be read aloud..."
Hotel Flamingo: Fabulous Feast
"a sweet little tale that extols the merits of co-operation and considerateness..."
On Midnight Beach
"so vivid, evocative and stifling in places..."
— Books Ireland
Jacqueline Wilson, Nick Sharratt
"the course of true love is strewn with obstacles, heartache and misunderstanding..."
The Super Miraculous Journey of Freddie Yates
Jenny Pearson, Rob Biddulph
"The comic invention never flags in Pearson’s debut novel..."
Daughters of Nri
Reni K Amayo
"A great option if you’re a lover of fantasy and mythology..."
I'm Sticking with You
Smriti Halls, Steve Small
"a lovely book to cuddle up with..."
— The Guardian
"It may be set in a small town elsewhere, but it resonates for the here and now...."
"a rare and essential addition to books for this age group..."
Hope Jones Saves the World
Josh Lacey, Beatriz Castro
"a lively and heartening read..."
I Ate Sunshine for Breakfast
Michael Holland, Phillip Giordano
"A gorgeous and informative paean to plants..."
The Worst Class in the World
Joanna Nadin, Rikin Parekh
"Deliciously silly, with hilarious catchphrases..."
Don't Call Me Grumpycorn!
"this is enormous fun to read aloud..."
Mrs Noah's Garden
Jackie Morris, James Mayhew
L. C. Rosen
"Blissfully comic (and explicit) utopian queer romance..."
"warm, funny and profoundly thought-provoking..."
Clap When You Land
"a moving story of different lives inextricably intertwined..."
The List of Things That Will Not Change
"(a) beautifully constructed, deceptively simple story..."
"Offering emotional impact as well as an intriguing, intricate puzzle, Jackson’s writing is original and vivid..."
The Vanishing Trick
Jenni Spangler, Chris Mould
"Atmospheric and transporting, with illustrations by Chris Mould, this is a delectably spooky Victorian adventure...."
The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes
"Asking big questions, this is fantasy for those who like their violent horror breezily tempered by philosophy...."
3.75 out of 5