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Keep the kids reading over the summer.

Summer reading list: ten best children’s books of 2016

It's not always easy to keep kids reading over the summer holidays. But research shows that those who stop reading over these long breaks from school are actually at risk of seeing their reading ability drop during this period. This is called the "summer slide".

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The top recommended books for teens

The top recommended books for teens

This category has an absolute wealth of wonderful books to ignite those sometimes flagging imaginations.

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Kids' Reading Guide for 2016/17

The top recommended middle fiction books for kids

We brought you all the top selections from the Kids' Reading Guide for 2016/17 in the categories of Australian stories, picture books and junior fiction and now it's time for middle fiction, for those slightly older kids or those at higher reading levels.  

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11 of the best junior fiction books

11 of the best junior fiction books

Featuring authors such as Anh Do, Nick Sharratt, Kim Kane and Kate Knapp, there's bound to be something here your child will love.

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Kid Reading Guide 2016-2017

Best book picks from the Kids' Reading Guide: Australian Stories

The Kids' Reading Guide for 2016-2017 (by the Australian Booksellers Association) has just been released and there are whole host of new titles ripe for the picking. They make great literary choices for Christmas and birthdays, so take a look at our gallery and you're sure to find something to interest your child.

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