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3 September 2019 Why everyone should learn to code

Why everyone should learn to code

Rosie Dickins explains how she rediscovered her childhood love of coding to become Usborne's chief coding books writer – and why it is such an important skill for children.

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Tags: coding stem


2 September 2019 Rediscovering brave and brilliant girls in traditional fairy tales

Rediscovering brave and brilliant girls in traditional fairy tales

Forgotten Fairy Tales of Brave and Brilliant Girls is published in September 2019, with a foreword by Kate Pankhurst. Its editor Lesley Sims explains why these empowering stories were forgotten, and how Usborne rediscovered and retold them for a new generation.

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Tags: fairy tales Children's fiction


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