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The Great Divide

A breathtaking historical novel following the incredible construction of the Panama Canal and casting light on the unsung people who lived and laboured in its shadow – by acclaimed author Cristina Henríquez. It is said that the Canal will be the greatest feat of engineering in history. But first, it must be built. Ada Bunting […]

The Book of Witches

An array of original stories from around the world bring a new and exciting twist to one of the most beloved figures in fiction: witches. Witches! Whether you know them from Shakespeare or from WICKED, there is no staple more beloved in folklore, fairy tale, or fantasy than these magical beings. Witches are everywhere, and […]

Moon’s Ramadan

Journey across the globe with the Moon during the holy month of Ramadan and discover how Muslims and non-Muslims alike can celebrate the Islamic month, ending with Eid! This joyful and welcoming picture book captures the meaning of Ramadan, one of the world’s most important celebrations and explains the cultural differences across different countries by […]

Apex Predators

What does it take to be “top dog”? In this illustrated exploration of the animal kingdom, Caldecott Honor winner Steve Jenkins introduces readers to some of the most powerful predators in history, from the Tyrannosaurus rex to the African Siberian tiger. Using his signature cut paper art style, Jenkins illustrates how these animals dominate their […]

Eid Things to Make and Do

A big, bright book full of simple craft activities to celebrate Eid. This big, bright book is full of crafts for little children to enjoy making as they prepare to celebrate the festival of Eid. There are all kinds of ideas for garlands, lanterns and other decorations to make, as well as drawing and colouring […]

The House of Hidden Meanings

From international drag superstar and pop culture icon RuPaul, comes his most revealing and personal work to date-a brutally honest, surprisingly poignant, and deeply intimate memoir of growing up Black, poor, and queer in a broken home to discovering the power of performance, found family, and self-acceptance. A profound introspection of his life, relationships, and […]

The Riddles of the Sphinx

Combining the soul-baring confessional of Brain on Fire and the addictive storytelling of The Queen’s Gambit, a renowned puzzle creator’s compulsively readable memoir and history of the crossword puzzle as an unexpected site of women’s work and feminist protest. The indisputable “queen of crosswords,” Anna Shechtman published her first New York Times puzzle at age […]

Outspoken

The inspiring memoir of the warrior for women who’s defied the Taliban at every turn – doctor, public official, founder of schools and hospitals, and Nobel Peace Prize nominee ‘I have three strikes against me. I’m a woman, I speak out for women, and I’m Hazara, the most persecuted ethnic group in Afghanistan.’ Dr Sima […]

100 Novels That Changed the World

The inspiring novels that have left a significant mark on the world of literature and popular culture. Before the novel, the world of books was dominated by scientific tomes, religious tracts and histories of the victorious in war. There had been stories and epic poems from ancient times – Homer’s ‘Ilia’ and ‘Odyssey’ recounted ancient […]