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Design a book cover to win great books for your school!

You’ve seen the Bookbuzz book covers – they’re colourful, intriguing and eye catching. Think you could do better? Try your hand at book jacket design and you could win great books for yourself and your school. This image is an extract from last year's brilliant winning entry.

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The Bookbuzz books for 2016

Read about the list of the 17 books on the 2016 Bookbuzz booklist.

Pamela Butchart on embracing your 'inner weirdness'

When I first started secondary school I was labelled 'weird'. I had weird shoes, two pet rats and I played the spoons.

Gill Lewis, thoughts on conflict

Any writer will tell you that within a story there needs to be conflict.

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.

The beginnings of The Bear and the Piano

David Litchfield posts about how the idea of this talented bear came about.