Welcome to our brand spanking new page for young people, full of ways to help you make the most of books, share the books you love with others, competitions, free downloads and ideas of what to read next.
PLUS! Look out for our inspiring new BOOKCLUBBING film, winging its way to you in February.
So whether you’re starting a book club, sharing your favourite books with friends or you’ve got your nose stuck in a book – join the fun and make some noise about books!
The BOOKCLUBBING film is produced by Boom Shakalaka Productions. Thanks so much to Hartsdown Academy and its students for getting involved and for letting us film at their school.


Children of Blood and Bone
By Tomi Adeyemi
Published by: Macmillan

Recommended by: Muhammad Khan, whose brilliant YA debut novel I Am Thunder is out now.

“It’s amazing! It combines African mythology with the Black Lives Matter movement, and is perfect for fans of Black Panther and His Dark Materials – you should definitely read it!”


Click here to listen to the brand new BookClubbing podcast with Grace Victory and Muhammad Khan.

Photo copyright Sarah Blackie

Setting up a Book Club - Top Tips


Bookish tips, treats and crafts. To view more like this click here.

Trade Secrets

Ever considered a career in publishing? Get the lowdown here! To view more like this click here.

Competitions and more...

BookClubbing Social Feeds


2 days ago
Today is launch day of House of Imagination, a digital book created by pupils at St Vigor and St John Primary School, author @davidjalmond & @PaperNationsUK. An amazing look at what imagination is. https://i via @issuu
2 days ago
Stanley loves space, he also loves pie charts and a calm, ordered environment.
His brother Fred, on the other hand, loves dinosaur’s, chaos & mess. Can they find something in common?
Enter our Planet Stan competition & you could WIN your very own copy!
3 days ago
Spring is finally here! Check out our pick of the best new books for 5 - 8 year olds this April. Long sunny evenings means more reading time, right? 👍📚