At just £1.99 this will be in the shop from Friday 8th June! Find it in the 7-11 range.
The sweetest read by Ellie Simmonds: Paralympian swimmer and TV bake-off star. Winning gold medals, baking cakes and writing books: there's nothing she can't do! One birthday, Ellie receives a mystery present. It's a special cookbook where the recipes magically appear on the page. There are recipes for what to bake for a long train journey, or what to eat when you've eaten too much. There's even a cake to help you find a great mate. (And win a gold medal for friendship, we bet!)
* Written by Paralympian swimmer Ellie Simmonds * Ellie starred in The Great Comic Relief Bake Off
* Funny and magical story with a disabled heroine * Includes a delicious sponge cake recipe to make
It's the moment you've all been waiting for... it's time to announce the 2018 Lollies shortlist! Our judges had a tough time choosing just four books per category, so we hope you are excited to read the shortlisted books and vote for your favourites. So without further ado, here is the shortlist! #Lollies2018
Mr Bunny’s Chocolate Factory by Elys Dolan
The Squirrels Who Squabbled by Rachel Bright and Jim Field
Oi Cat! by Kes Gray and Jim Field
I Can Only Draw Worms by Will Mabbitt
Barry Loser and the Birthday Billions by Jim Smith
The Big, Fat, Totally Bonkers Diary of Pig by Emer Stamp
There’s a Werewolf in My Tent! by Pamela Butchart and Thomas Flintham
Lyttle Lies: The Pudding Problem by Joe Berger
Tom Gates: Epic Adventure (Kind Of) by Liz Pichon
My Mum’s Growing Down by Laura Dockrill and David Tazzyman
Uncle Shawn and Bill and the Almost Entirely Unplanned Adventure by A. L. Kennedy and Gemma Correll
Football Season 2: Where Football Saves the World by Alex Bellos and Ben Lyttleton and Spike Gerrell
These will all be available from the webshop soon.
Life can get to us all at some point and with exam season looming your children can also feel the strain. Stress Less: Tips and Tools to Help You Chill is suitable for 9+ years and is just £3.99. *Simple yet effective ways to beat the stress of modern life
*Scientifically proven ideas presented in a fun, breezy style
*Physical, emotional, social and creative stress-busters
*An entertaining book to dip in and out of at any time
Don’t let life crush your spirit: it’s here to be lived! Learn to let go, relax and enjoy. School. Homework. Friends. Families. Chores. Hobbies. Aaargh! When you’re overloaded, even fun stuff can end up getting you stressed. It’s not easy growing up in today’s busy world. But don’t panic: this book is here to lighten your load. It’s full of tried-and-tested ways to help you enjoy life, from showing gratitude and shaking out tension to making friends with boredom (yes, really). Dip in and out whenever you have a spare moment, and explore heaps of great ways to stay cool. There, isn’t that nice?
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We celebrate one of Englands Literary Geniuses this week. William Shakespeare is one of the most famous playwrights who ever lived and almost everyone knows some of his works.
Why not introduce your children to some of his most famous plays with this box set suitable for 9 - 12 years upwards. The Shakespeare Stories Box Set is a box of the Bard. Heaps of funny drama, with Tony Ross’s cheeky pictures all the way through. Expect all the intrigue, humour and excitement of the original plays, in brand-new funny stories full of gags and cheeky artwork. UK only. £23.99 www.rachelsreadingroom.co.uk