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New Monster Hunter titles!

New Monster Hunter titles!

There are 4 brand new Monster Hunter titles for you to enjoy. Once again they have been illustrated by Paul Davison. The new titles are: Mummy, Yeti, Demon and Robot. See all the books in the series here

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Best Book Award

Best Book Award

I was really pleased to find out that Killer Custard finished 2nd in the Leicester Libraries Our Best Book 2020 Primary School Book Award. 43 Leicester schools voted for their favourite book and students then voted online during lockdown for their favourite. Sadly the award ceremony has been cancelled, but I’ll celebrate anyway! Thanks to Lee Robinson for his fabulous […]

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Offschool

Offschool

I’ve been helping out with a brilliant new website that pulls together lots of activities for home learning with your kids. It’s going to have loads more added in the coming weeks. Have a look and if you like it, please pass it on! Hope you’re all staying safe… Offschool.org.uk

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New iHero Immortals!

New iHero Immortals!

There are 6 brand new titles in the iHero Immortals series. Jack Lawrence couldn’t do the illustrations for the new titles, as he’s too busy doing Transformers and Sonic comics! So it was lucky to be able to get Judit Tondora to provide the pictures for the new titles. She has done a BRILLIANT job! Thanks Judit. These are all […]

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Killer Custard!

Killer Custard!

I’m really pleased that KILLER CUSTARD has made the shortlist for Leicester Libraries Our Best Book 2020 Primary School Book Award. 43 Leicester Schools voted for their favourite book from a long list of 20 titles and KILLER CUSTARD has made the last 6! There will be more voting by Leicester students and then I’ll find out if it has […]

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Galaxy Warriors

Galaxy Warriors

  Meet Jet, Tip and their robot, Boo Hoo, in our brand new space series! Follow the Galaxy Warriors in their battles against the baddies – Lord and Lady Evil, Butt Head and the three headed, Dr Y! The books are brilliantly illustrated by Santy Gutiérrez. A mixture of graphic novel and prose designed to engage older reluctant readers and […]

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

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Patron of Reading

Patron of Reading

I’m honoured to have been appointed Whatever it Takes’ first Patron of Reading for Leicester. I’m really looking forward to boosting reading for pleasure across Leicester schools. Whatever it Takes (WiT) is the Leicester city-wide reading initiative to get every child in Leicester reading. The initiative is a collaborative approach to improve literacy levels across the city and is dedicated […]

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Book Boxes

Book Boxes

It was great to be able to help launch the “Free Little   Library for Parents” at Esgob Morgan, one of our Patron of Reading schools. Headteacher, Tim Redgrave, had three “book boxes” made and placed around the various school entrances, so that parents can borrow, swap and recommend books to each other. Tim explained the idea in his newsletter […]

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iHero – Monster Hunter

iHero – Monster Hunter

Fight against the creatures of nightmare in MONSTER HUNTER! YOU are the Monster Hunter! Get ready to battle against the creatures of nightmare. As an agent of G.H.O.S.T. (Global Headquarters Opposing Supernatural Threats) your job is to protect the world of the living from the undead and creatures of shadows. Brilliantly illustrated by Paul Davidson (who illustrated our iHorror titles) […]

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