The Language of Flowers
by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
A young woman discovers she can help others through the flowers she chooses for them.
Date recommended: 27 September 2011
by Jeanette Winterson
A modern fable telling the tale of Silver, an orphaned girl who is taken in by blind Mr Pew, the mysterious lighthouse keeper.
Date recommended: 8 August 2011
Theodore Boone
by John Grisham
Best-selling American author, John Grisham has written his first book for children with this tale of Theodore Boone, a 13-year-old who can't wait until he can become a lawyer.
Date recommended: 8 August 2011
Life: An Exploded Diagram
by Mal Peet
Date recommended: 20 June 2011
The Memory of Love
by Aminatta Forna
Date recommended: 20 June 2011
by Harriet Goodwin
A ghost story for children set in a house inspired by Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, Suffolk.
Date recommended: 26 April 2011
22 Britannia Road
by Amanda Hodgkinson
Set in Ipswich, this is the story of a Polish couple and their young son who are trying to make a life together after the War.
Date recommended: 13 April 2011