Video: Raghuram Rajan introduces The Third Pillar

From one of the most important economic thinkers of our time, The Third Pillar is a brilliant and far-seeing analysis of the current populist backlash against globalization and how revitalising community can save liberal market democracy. In the below video, author Raghuram Rajan explains the concept of ‘the third pillar’ as the basis for his … Continued


David Attenborough introduces the new edition of Life on Earth

‘Science has continued to make new discoveries that have illuminated and amplified the history of nature.’ David Attenborough introduces the new edition of Life on Earth. I still recall, with great clarity, the very first time I went to the tropics. Stepping out of the plane and into the muggy, perfumed air of West Africa … Continued


Introducing: CINDERS AND SPARKS by Lindsey Kelk

HarperCollins Children’s Books today announces Cinders and Sparks: a fresh new series concept developed by HarperCollins, written by bestselling adult author Lindsey Kelk and charmingly brought to life by acclaimed picture book illustrator, Pippa Curnick. Perfect for readers aged 7-9, Cinders and Sparks: Magic at Midnight will publish in June 2019 as a tentpole launch … Continued


Joanna Glen introduces ‘The Other Half of Augusta Hope’

‘Let me be me! Perhaps that’s the heart-cry of the novel.’ Joanna Glen introduces The Other Half of Augusta Hope. I started writing The Other Half of Augusta Hope with the meaning of home buzzing in my mind. Neither Augusta nor Parfait can live within, or breathe inside, what’s supposed to be their home. And … Continued


Teaching Resources: The Dog Who Saved The World by Ross Welford

Teaching resources are now available for The Dog Who Saved The World by Ross Welford, which is the astounding new novel from the bestselling and Costa-shortlisted author of Time Travelling with a Hamster. This is a story for everyone aged 10+ who loves adventure, laughs and tears. The teaching resources include worksheets for writing letters, … Continued


Activity Sheets: Mini Rabbit – Not Lost by John Bond

Mini Rabbit must have cake! Head out in search of berries for cake with these beautifully illustrated activity sheets, which are now available for Mini Rabbit – Not Lost by John Bond. The activities include drawing, colouring-in, spot-the-difference and a drawing maze.


Teacher’s Notes: How To Rob A Bank by Tom Mitchell

Handy teacher’s notes are now available for How To Rob A Bank by Tom Mitchell. Divided by key chapter groups, they include discussion questions, activity sheets, and links to the English Key Stage 2 and 3 curriculums. To download, click on the link below: Download How To Rob A Bank Teacher’s Notes A hilarious, filmic … Continued


Henry and Ian introduce their new cookbook, BISH BASH BOSH!

‘It’s our mission to show you just how deliciously wonderful eating plants can be. That’s why we exist. It’s what we do.’ Henry and Ian introduce their new cookbook, BISH BASH BOSH! which contains over 140 new, unmissable recipes from the creators of a plant-based revolution. We are massive food lovers, and we made the … Continued