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Inspire a lifelong love of reading with our award-winning children’s books, timeless classics and brilliantly funny blockbusters. HarperCollins Children’s Books is home to some of the most popular authors in children’s literature today, including David Walliams, Derek Landy, Michael Morpurgo and Oliver Jeffers, as well as much-loved classics like The Tiger Who Came to Tea, A Bear Called Paddington and Mog the Forgetful Cat.


During the COVID-19 lockdown HarperCollins is supporting schools, libraries and bookshops to continue their reading aloud activities. We are permitting teachers, librarians and booksellers to record their own readings of our titles to share as story time and read-aloud videos, according to the guidelines outlined here.


May Picks

Break a World Record with Rob Biddulph on 21st May!

Have you and your family discovered Rob Biddulph’s brilliant Draw with Rob videos? In an exciting development Rob will soon be going live!

Rob will be live on YouTube at 4.00pm on May 21st for the World’s Biggest Art Lesson. And here’s the best bit, you can all help him break a Guinness World Record. To join the bid register for the free 30 minute lesson now at www.artworldrecords.com.

As well as having fun and helping make history from home, the attempt will also help to raise money for those most impacted by COVID-19. Participants can donate what they can and companies have also begun to pledge financial support. These donations will go towards high impact charities to counter the impact of COVID-19, including stopping the disease’s spread, providing immediate relief to those most impacted and preventing future pandemics.

Pens and paper at the ready everyone!

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