There are some incredible authors and companies who continue to make their books, magazines, games and activities free to access online.
The best of these are gathered together here for you to explore!
Audible continue to make lots of their audio books for children and young adults free to listen to online. Click on the link to explore!
*Back in!* Epic! *Back in!*
Packed with a fantastic range of comic books, chapter books and non-fiction series, if you like 'Big Nate', 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' and the 'Weird but True' series, you'll love Epic!
Click on the link below and enter GCMS' class code (hki3776).
Read for free for two hours a week.
Ask your parent or carer to look out for an e-mail invitation to sign up.
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Join a fantastic cast of celebrities (including boy wizard actor Daniel Radcliffe himself) for a chapter-by-chapter reading of Harry Potter's first adventure.
NLT Virtual School Library
Check in each week for new e-books, audiobooks and activities from some of our best authors!
Aquila Follow the link below to download a bumper edition of this superb magazine for curious minds. https://view.joomag.com/aquila-childrens-magazine-magnificentmegamag-92pages/0684174001584550709?short Beano Join Dennis the Menace and Minnie the Minx as they prank the adults around them in six specially extended issues of the classic comic free to download via the link below! https://www.beano.com/posts/the-golden-beano-worth-its-weight-in-lols Scoop Follow the link below for a special edition of this wonderful magazine, packed with articles, short stories, activities and lots more, all wrapped up in the hug of this issue's theme - love. https://scoopthemag.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Scoop_26_LOVE-Issue_Social-media_LR.pdf
Games Room & Maker Space
*New in!* 8GB's Super Dooper Hard Quiz of Books *New in!*
Reckon you've got what it takes to equal the might of 8GB's collective book knowledge?!
E-mail your answers to Ms Jones-Lee for a chance of being entered into a prize draw at the end of term!
Harry Potter at Home
Ever wondered which Hogwarts' House the Sorting Hat would place you in?
Maybe you want to learn how to draw Fantastic Beasts or quiz on Harry's first year?
Visit the Harry Potter at Home Hub for an ever-changing spellbook of wizarding activities!
Seven Stories: Where Stories Come From
Did you know that there is a theory that there are only seven types of story in the world?
To accompany its latest exhibition, the National Centre for Children's Books has put together a fantastic collection of book recommendations, creative activities and digital exhibitions for all seven plots.
Click on the link below to explore Seven Stories' Seven Stories!
Summer Reading Challenge Games
The Book Locker Team loved the Summer Reading Challenge games so much that we decided we shouldn't let the clocks going back stop us from playing!
Want to try something new, but not sure where to begin?
Why not try out some of these fantastic Book Finders for loads of great recommendations!
Book Trust Bookfinder
Enter your details into Book Trust's interactive Bookfinder for loads of fantastic suggestions!
Summer Reading Challenge Book Sorter
Summer may be over, but this Book Sorter is still a brilliant way of getting top-rated recommendations from young people into all the same things as you!