in lockdown

While we always recommend a good book, we thought some of the links below provide stimulating ideas for lockdown reading and other activities

Click here to link to the Guardian website selection

The Gruffalo as you've never heard it before: read by
Michelle Obama!

Click here to link to YouTube's "Read-along Mondays"

Reasons to be cheerful: poetry and short stories to give hope to adults and children alike

Click here to link to the BBC CBeebies stories

Click here to link to the
Duchess of Cornwall's reading recommendations

"There is no friend as loyal as a book", the Duchess of Cornwall reminds us

Bedtime stories
read by
Robbie Williams
and other stars

Click here to open the e-book

In-depth exploration of your favourite period of literature curated by experts at the British Library

Click here to link to The British Library "Discovering Literature" resources

A free and reassuring expert explanation of Coronavirus aimed at young children

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