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Young City Reads Celebration 2018

WOWeeeeeee! What a Young City Reads that was! 75 classes across Brighton, Hove and BEYOND (yes, this year we welcomed Young City Readers from as far away as Zimbabwe HIYA *waves* !) all read, discussed and laughed TOGETHER over 2018’s

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Toy Hack with Exploring Senses

This year we teamed up with the brilliant Exploring Senses crew to deliver their amazing Toy Hack in 6 lucky schools across Brighton and Hove. Using Kid Normal’s superheroes and villains as the theme, kids rummaged through mountains of old

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City Reads 2019 – Submissions Open

NOMINATIONS FOR CITY READS 2019 ARE NOW OPEN ONE CITY. ONE BOOK. A THOUSAND CONVERSATIONS… DEADLINE: FRIDAY 29 JUNE 2018       ‘City Reads (Brighton) is unique because it’s run with a wonderful sense of imagination. It reaches such a diverse range

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COMPETITION WINNER!

Inspired by Nektar – the freak wasp man villain of Kid Normal we asked all our Young City Readers to create a VILE VILLAIN! We received over 150 entries to the comp, and my what a talented (and slightly terrifying

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TEAM KID NORMAL

Between us, Team YCR must have read Kid Normal 3,452* times, so it’s fair to say we know all the characters pretty well. We’ve talked with loads of you about which character wins your affection the most and we even

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Young City Reads 2017 Fantastic Fizzlbert Finale!

Thank you to everyone who took part in Young City Reads 2017, it’s been a brilliant project with more children joining in with our ‘big read’ than ever before!   There’s been so much love for this year’s book Fizzlebert Stump, The Boy Who

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