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28 July 2017 Breaking news: Neptune named as 18th planet in the Solar System!

Breaking news: Neptune named as 18th planet in the Solar System!

Following the nomination of 100 Things to Know About Space for the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize 2017, author Alex Frith reveals some of the amazing facts he learnt while writing the book.

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27 July 2017 Raising an international chess star

Raising an international chess star

How one Usborne author was inspired by her own chess star son to write a new chess book for children.

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28 June 2017 The story behind That's not my...

The story behind That's not my...

Eighteen years since the first That's not my... book was released, the 50th title in the bestselling series, That's not my unicorn... is out in July 2017. But what goes in to an international bestseller?

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27 June 2017 Usborne proud to support the Children’s Laureate

Usborne proud to support the Children’s Laureate

Usborne Children's Books are proud to support the new Children's Laureate, Lauren Child. The new 2017–2019 award is sponsored by Waterstones, while Usborne join a number of publishers in supporting the award.

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