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Looking for recommendations of brand new children’s books? Here you’ll find the best newly published books for children – including our Books of the Month, top non-fiction recommendations and regularly updated Ones to Watch lists. 

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Best Books of 2022

We love to hear about which books are popular among our community of primary teachers! 

Each year we invite teachers to tell us about their best children’s books from the past twelve months.  Our panel has been searching for the best classroom read-alouds, the books that were the biggest hit with their pupils and the top books to support their curriculums.

See the books that our community of teachers and librarians chose in the shortlist of the best books of 2022.

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Stone Girl Bone Girl

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Does the book contain anything that teachers would wish to know about before recommending in class (strong language, sensitive topics etc.)?

Does the book contain anything that teachers would wish to know about before recommending in class (strong language, sensitive topics etc.)?

Would you recommend the book for use in primary schools?

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