Make your mark. Raise your voice. Fame and Glee meets Rainbow Rowell's Fangirl in former West End actress Vanessa Jones' YA novel, Sing Like No One's Listening
Inspired by her time on stage, Jones's YA read is the story of Nettie Delaney, a young singer battling to stay at stage school after a tragedy.
The Curse of the School Rabbit
" this seems to turn happy memories into a fond farewell...."
— The Sunday Times
Return to Wonderland
"Like the original, this is one for ambitious readers...."
The Longest Night of Charlie Noon
"Time plays tricks in an original and suspenseful tale for 8- to 12-year-olds that explores black holes and quantum physics..."
— The Guardian
Harry in a Hurry
Timothy Knapman, Gemma Merino
"An inspiring spin on the fable of the Tortoise and the Hare..."
The Garden of Lost Secrets
A. M. Howell
"A lost pineapple stars in a fruity thriller..."
— The Times
The Good Thieves
"It’s likely to be the best children’s book you’ll read this year...."
4.33 out of 5
Evie and the Animals
Matt Haig, Emily Gravett
"An exhilarating story explores the interconnectedness of animals and humankind..."
— Financial Times
"a defiant and essential love letter to young girls..."
"I Will Not Be Erased
"'the book we wish had existed when we were growing up'..."
Swimming Against The Storm
"A rich, purposeful story..."
The House of Light
Ten Minutes To Bed: Little Mermaid
Chris Chatterton, Rhiannon Fielding
"a glittery treat..."
Sing Like No One's Listening
"Inspired by her time on stage..."
The Gifted, the Talented and Me
"Under the brilliant snarky teenage humour is a lot of heart..."
Thomas Taylor, George Ermos
— Daily Mail
Stories for South Asian Super Girls
Raj Kaur Khaira
"motivating tales with a south Asian accent..."
" a compelling and beautifully wrought book ..."
4 out of 5
The Golden Butterfly
"A novel that touches on issues of class and gender..."
Nell and the Circus of Dreams
Nell Gifford, Briony May Smith
"rich [in] the power of make-believe..."
David Baddiel, Steven Lenton
"notable for its heart-in-the-right-place satire..."
"makes strenuous demands of young reader [but] with jokes..."
How to Make Friends with the Dark
"a spunky, original creation..."
The Secret Starling
Judith Eagle, Kim Geyer
"entertaining debut novel..."
"original, striking and simple picturebook..."
The Tunnels Below
Nadine Wild-Palmer, Ellen Shi
"a zippy and captivating read..."
— Book Trust
"This is not only an intriguing mystery, but a lively portrait of under-represented city lives. ..."
Nicola Skinner, Flavia Sorrentino
"A debut set in a wacky garden centre..."
Mr Tiger, Betsy and the Blue Moon
Sally Gardner, Nick Maland
"A tale that unfolds with all the beautiful illogicality of a dream..."
The Time Travel Diaries
"blends reality, history and imagination..."