Children's Books

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Elena Favilli is writing Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Immigrant Women Who Changed the World.
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Bestselling book series to celebrate the immigrant women who changed the world

More inspirational feminist stories.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Matilda by Roald Dahl - special edition with foreword by Katherine Rundell.
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Katherine Rundell on why Matilda would be battling to save the world from climate change

"Now that Matilda is in her 30s, I think she would be even more enormously in love with the world than she was as a girl."

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Stylist Team
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Mr and Mrs Wormwood and matilda in the Matilda movie
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In praise of Matilda, Roald Dahl’s most inspiring heroine

The genius five-year-old just lost out to Harry Potter as most inspirational children's book character, and we think it's an outrage

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Lucy Mangan
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Konnie Huq interview
People

Konnie Huq has a record-breaking career, but is still constantly asked about her husband

She was a huge part in many people’s childhoods.

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Hollie Richardson
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Megan Murray
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Your old Harry Potter books could be worth a fortune if they have this typo

Did you keep your childhood copies?

Books

Why we need to stop forcing ourselves to finish books we hate

There are too many good books, why spend time on one you don't like?

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Sarah Shaffi
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Life

Exclusive: Toy Story 4 team reveals truth behind Bo Peep’s feminist transformation

“She’s tired of sitting on the shelf and waiting for life to happen”

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Helen Bownass
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Judith Kerr, author of The Tiger Who Came to Tea
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The beautiful life lessons we learned from Judith Kerr

The late author's words on belonging, age and more will stay with us.

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Sarah Shaffi
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5 children’s books to find sanctuary in when the going gets tough

Escape to the soothing realms of fiction

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Anna Brech
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One-liners to live by from our favourite children's books

Find inspiration in these classic childhood reads

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Anna Brech
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Now you can read classic novels on Instagram Stories

Tackle weighty tomes with the swipe of a thumb

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Anna Brech
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Anna Brech
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The new Little Miss is the playground feminist muse we've all been waiting for

Another small step forward for womankind

Life

This year's M&S Christmas advert is here and it'll give you all the warm fuzzies

It features one of our favourite children's book characters

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Megan Murray
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100 best opening lines from children's books

Hooks for young readers

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Stylist Team
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People

Why this school librarian rejected Melania Trump’s book donation

She offered a searing critique of the first lady’s "racist" choice of author

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Moya Crockett
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The Moomins are coming back to TV and the cast is incredible

Ready your Little My topknots

Posted by
Amy Swales
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Lost manuscript discovered in home of Where The Wild Things Are author

“What a miracle to find this buried treasure in the archives”

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Anna Brech
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As his creator Michael Bond dies, the best quotes from Paddington Bear

“I’ll never be like other people, but that’s alright, because I’m a bear”

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Anna Brech
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Moya Crockett
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Mariah Carey’s most famous song is being turned into a film

And it all sounds *so* Mariah.

Books

An eight-year-old has written a bestseller about her annoying brother

"Well, he's a little downright annoying," said Nia Mya

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Jasmine Andersson
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