To celebrate Children’s Book Week, the ebook version of The Rise of Agnil, book 1 of the Agnil’s Worlds series, will be on special offer for the bargain price of 77p – you can’t even buy a cup of coffee for that price! And, because I’m feeling generous, this offer isn’t restricted to the UK. In other parts of the world, the price will appear as 99c. Please tell all your friends and forward the link to the post to anyone you think might be interested. The promotion will run from Monday 30th June until Sunday 6th July.
Children’s Book Week is an annual celebration of reading for pleasure for children that has been running for over 80 years. It is organised by The Book Trust in the UK. This year it will take place from Monday 30th June until Friday 4th July. Many schools and libraries all over the country will be organising events activities to promote reading for pleasure, to use libraries and explore bookshops. Now is the time to treat yourself or somebody else to a good children’s book! Visit The Book Trust’s web site to find resources.
Once the week is over and you’re all fired up about reading, why not sign up for the Summer Reading Challenge at your local library? This year’s theme is “Mythical Maze”. The web site is packed full of activities and book suggestions for children of all ages. You’ll just need to create a profile with parental permission to log in and then you can even add book recommendations to the Book Sorter!