Blog Posts tagged: non-fiction

A Secret Diary of the First World War

Children's Book of the Month: A Secret Diary of the First World War

August's Book of the Month is a non-fiction treat, A Secret Diary of the First World War by Gill Arbuthnott. We have five copies to give away!

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Bookbug Detective: Non-Fiction Books for Young Children

If your little one is fascinated by the natural world around them, Bookbug Detective has some great fact books for them to enjoy!

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Bookbug Book of the Month: Here We Are

Oliver Jeffers' latest picture book is filled with fascinating facts about Planet Earth - perfect for inquisitive wee minds! Win a copy in our Bookbug Book of the Month competition this January.

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7 Great True Crime Books

The perfect way to satisfy your crime fix, especially if you've just binge-watched every episode of Making a Murderer.

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Writing Memoir: How I Write Life

Miranda Doyle delves into what it means to write a memoir. Don’t tiptoe round the edges, hoping to keep those best shoes of yours clean. Get right into the heart of your subject, no matter how personal it is.

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Cookbooks that are worth reading in their own right

Looking for something other than hunger-inducing photographs from a cookbook? We take a look at some wonderfully unique alternatives.

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The Fact of the Matter: Exploring Non-Fiction Books with Young Children

Non-fiction books are a great alternative to story books or poems. Find out how you can get the best out of fact books with your little ones

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Children’s Book of the Month: A Beginner’s Guide to Electricity and Magnetism

Check out this month's children's book recommendation: A Beginner's Guide to Electricity and Magnetism by Gill Arbuthnott

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9 page-turning history books

Forget your dull schoolbooks: these books truly bring history to life

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