What a year 2021 was for children's publishing!

Find our favourites in this special selection.

Each year thousands of children's books are published and each month we feature our favourites, all categorised by age range and themes. Our expert reviews and downloadable extracts make it easy for you to choose the best books for your kids. 

After much debate between our editorial experts, here are the ones we think are the very best of the best of 2021. 

We hope you enjoy the selection. So, browse away and make sure you haven't missed out on any of our 'must reads' of the year.

And why not also check our Book Awards category which lists all the shortlisted and winning books for the most prestigious awards of 2021.