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Malorie Blackman

Huge congratulations to Malorie Blackman who has succeeded Julia Donaldson to become the new Children’s Laureate. Malorie, who is mostly known for her Young Adult fiction such as Noughts and Crosses and Pig-Heart Boy but has written super stuff for younger kids such as Cloud Busting, too, is going to be amazing. Read her plans […]

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Children’s Laureate

In July we’ll have a new Children’s Laureate (voting closed yesterday). The position, founded by the charity Booktrust runs for two years. The role of the laureate is to champion children’s books and reading in general.  The Children’s Laureates we’ve had so far have been: Quentin Blake (1999-2001) Anne Fine Michael Morpurgo Jacqueline Wilson Michael Rosen Anthony Browne As well […]

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