Book of the Week
Each week our librarian Ann picks a Book of the Week to showcase a book that's newly in our library. Often the book is pertinent to the week or season too. If you are looking to be inspired by some of the best new publishing explore her recommendations below.
The Worm and the Bird by Coralie Bickford-Smith - Mon, 16/10/2017
The Mediterranean by Armin Greder - Mon, 09/10/2017
Hilary McKay's Fairy Tales - Mon, 02/10/2017
The Noisy Classroom by Ieva Flamingo, illustrated by Vivianna Maria Staņislavska - Mon, 25/09/2017
Stardust by Jeanne Willis and Briony May Smith - Mon, 18/09/2017
Where is Grandma? by Peter Schössow, translated by Sally-Ann Spencer - Mon, 11/09/2017
The Explorer by Katherine Rundell - Mon, 04/09/2017
Travels with My Sketchbook by Chris Riddell - Mon, 24/07/2017
Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk - Fri, 26/05/2017
A Story Like the Wind by Gill Lewis, illustrated by Jo Weaver - Wed, 17/05/2017
You Can’t Be Too Careful! by Roger Mello, translated by Daniel Hahn - Tue, 02/05/2017
Town Is by the Sea by Joanne Schwartz and Sydney Smith - Wed, 29/03/2017
That's not a daffodil! by Elizabeth Honey - Mon, 13/03/2017
Women in Science by Rachel Ignotofsky - Mon, 06/03/2017
Counting with Tiny Cat by Viviane Schwarz - Mon, 27/02/2017
Where Zebras Go by Sue Hardy-Dawson - Mon, 30/01/2017
Sue Hardy-Dawson ranges across a variety of themes and poetic forms in her first solo collection. Shape poems are scattered throughout, their subject matter sometimes softly segueing into the surrounding stanzas.
Welcome to Nowhere by Elizabeth Laird - Tue, 10/01/2017
Refuge by Anne Booth and Sam Usher - Tue, 20/12/2016
Le Facteur de l'Espace par Guillaume Perreault - Fri, 09/12/2016
A visit to City Farm by Verna Wilkins and Karin Littlewood - Fri, 25/11/2016
Rainbow Class has an enjoyable day out in this picture book from a new publishing house founded to produce multicultural books that celebrate diversity in our inter-connected world.