Featuring children's authors, poets and illustrators


Reading and writing website for 9-13s, 2001

Designed for 9-13s to access independently, BOOKBOX provides unique access to the UK’s foremost children’s authors, poets and illustrators.

Special features of the site include: ‘Hear Me See Me’ – streaming video interviews with leading authors (including Philip Pullman, Anthony Horowitz and Jacqueline Wilson); ‘Writer’s Toolkit’  - hints and tips about writing from featured authors; and a suite of interactive reading and writing games.