Simon and Schuster

  • The 2017 Laugh Out Loud Awards (Lollies) shortlist

    The 2017 Laugh Out Loud Awards (Lollies) shortlist

    Huge congratulations to all of the authors and illustrators on the Lollies shortlist! The shortlist for the 2017 Laugh Out Loud Awards (Lollies) has been published and you can start voting for your favourite funny books now!!

  • Christmassy Picture Books

    Christmassy Picture Books

    Are you feeling Christmassy yet? We’ve read several new Christmas books but have yet to get out our favourites from previous years. These are the books that we enjoyed reading last Christmas and include cats, rabbits, nursery rhyme and fairytale characters and an adorable big bear. The Jolly Christmas Postman follows the same format as The Jolly…

  • Seaside picture books

    Seaside picture books

    We love spending time at the seaside but we live a very long way from the sea. While we’re waiting for our next beach holiday we’ve been reading our favourite seaside picture books. In Splash, Anna Hibiscus! Anna Hibiscus’ family are all too busy to splash with her. Eventually Anna Hibiscus goes into the sea alone but when her…