CBI is delighted to be working on two new bookclub partnership this year with RTEJr and Swipe TV!
Are you a young reader? Looking for a new series to delve into? Feeling uninspired by your bookshelves at home? Do you need a prescription for an exciting new read? Then pop along to the Book Clinic!
Too many stockings to fill, too many books to choose from and too little time? Here are some of the books that put stars in our reviewers’ eyes this year from picturebooks to hard-hitting YA via info and activity titles (click on the links for the full review):
To help us all navigate the Christmas tide, Inis magazine asked two of its passionate contributors (Debbie Thomas and Liz Morris) to round up books that help talk about the plight of refugees the world over.
Now that December is finally here, the long, lovely wait can begin. To keep you and your young book-lovers amused, excited and amazed over the next few weeks, we at Inis towers have put together this selection of excellent titles that celebrate in various ways the joys and wonders of the season.
Choosing a college or apprenticeship, cracking up over a CAO form, careering from one career choice to another – it’s that nervous rite of passage as students from Transition Year to Sixth Year begin planning their post-secondary lives.
Are you a published children’s writer who could benefit from the support of a group of peers at a similar stage in their careers? If so, read on – author, translator and Inis magazine reviews editor Juliette Saumande is currently accepting expressions of interest from children’s writers who wish to be part of a new writing group:
Chair of CBI Board, Valerie Coghlan and CBI Director, Elaina Ryan have released an open letter to Minister Michael Noonan T.D. in light of his recent remarks in relation to bringing iPads into every classroom. Read more about the Minister’s original statement here.
This year, wherever you are in Ireland, events and activities will be taking place to encourage children to enjoy the experience and the magic of reading!
For the first time ever Children’s Books Ireland and Laureate na nÓg will take part in the celebration of music, arts, food, culture and utter madness that is Electric Picnic!