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There is a buzz in the air about Bookbuzz 2015

There is a buzz in the air. For a School Librarian, this is a very exciting time of year. Having registered for Bookbuzz 2015, I eagerly await news of the Bookbuzz book selection which I am thrilled to hear is suitable for both Year 7 and Year 8 students.

Bookbuzz registration is now open!

Register your Year 7 and Year 8 students for Bookbuzz 2015-16 and get a buzz for books in your school.

The real ghost stadiums

Tom Palmer talks about how he got the idea for his book Ghost Stadium.


I got the idea for Ghost Stadium when I walked past Swansea City’s old ground. Just before it was smashed to pieces...

The idea for The Great Ice Cream Heist literally fell out of the sky and landed at my feet.

When I'm having problems with a book, I like to try not to think too hard about it...

Lara Williamson blogs about how a little bit of HOPE can go a long way

Ask yourself what it would be like to live in a world without hope...

The tougher the better!

The moment I fell in love with Wild Boy, I began to make his life as hard as possible. I wanted readers to like him as much as I did, this hairy, sweary rough tough freak show performer.

Geek Girl author, Holly Smale, never intended to write about models.

Why would I? I'm geeky and terrible at fashion. Clothes shops terrify me...

Tips for writing graphic novels from Boffin Boy author David Orme

Writing a graphic novel is a team effort - author and illustrator. I'm really lucky to work with Peter Richardson on the Boffin Boy books.