Terrific tales that teach us something new, or are all about fun and finding friends at school…  There Was a Black Hole that Swallowed the Universe by Chris Ferrie, illustrated by Susan Batori HB £13.99 published by Sourcebooks Age Pre-school+ A charmingly original book about our universe and everything inRead More →

Our top marks go to these terrific tales for summer… Look Up! By Nathan Bryon, illustrated by Dapo Adeola PB £6.99 published by Puffin AGE PRE-SCHOOL+ Rocket is a science-mad chatterbox who is going to be the greatestastronaut, star-catcher and space-traveller who has ever lived! But first she needs toRead More →

Toy Story 4 (Cert U) Release date: Friday 21 June This summer, comes the epic culmination of one of the most beloved sagas in movie history. Woody (Tom Hanks) hasalways been confident about his place in the world and thathis priority is taking care of his kid, whether that’s Andy orRead More →

Cert PG From DreamWorks Animation comes the highly-anticipated culmination of one of the most popular animated franchises in film history. In this third, and regretfully, final chapter BFFs Hiccup and Toothless finally discover their true destinies – the village chief as ruler of Berk alongside Astrid, and the dragon asRead More →

Perhaps best known for his bestselling book The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas, Dublin-based author John Boyne has never been afraid of tackling the big issues when writing for children. His latest novel, My Brother’s Name is Jessica, is the uplifting and captivating tale of a young person struggling withRead More →

This much-loved story is far too special to only be enjoyed at Christmas!   Narrated by Pharrell Williams and starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the infamous grump, Grinch lives alone in his cave on Mt. Crumpit with his only friend in the world, pet dog Max and that’s just the way heRead More →

Super Spring Stories… Eva and the Perfect Rain: A Rainy Irish Tale by Tatyana Feeney HB £11.99 published by O’Brien Press AGE Pre-school+ Learn to embrace the pitter-patter of Irish rain with Eva! Eva loves umbrellas, she also loves rain. One morning Eva wakes up to find that it isRead More →

100 Hugs by Chris Riddell PB £5.99 published by Macmillan Children’s Books AGE 3+ This beautiful book features a variety of illustrations from animals to aliens, families and friends; perfectly conveying warmth, humour and love in many different ways. Some familiar fairytale faces also make an appearance like Alice inRead More →

A Dog’s Way Home Cert PG Release Date: Friday 25 January Sony’s adaptation of the bestselling book by W. Bruce Cameron. A Dog’s Way Homechronicles the heartwarming adventure of Bella, a dog who embarks on an epic 400-mile journey to the safety and security of the place she calls home after beingRead More →

The Truth About Old People by Elina Ellis HB £11.99 published by Two Hoots AGE 3+ When you’re small, everybody bigger than you seems really old. But does being older have to mean being boring, or slow, or quiet? NO! Elina Ellis’ debut picture book demonstrates just this as herRead More →

Release date: Friday 21 December The practically perfect nanny returns to the big screen to help the next generation of the Banks family. Set 24 years after Mary Poppins, Michael Banks now has a family of his own and is working at the same bank his father and grandfather onceRead More →

The Most-Loved Bear by Sam McBratney, illustrated by Sam Usher HB £11.99 published by Macmillan Children’s Books AGE PRE-SCHOOL+ Beautiful illustrations bring to life this brand new edition of a little-known story by the best-selling author of Guess How Much I Love You. Growly Bear and Mary Rose do everythingRead More →