LH Johnson

LH reads, writes and researches children’s books. She's also a librarian, blogger, and makes pretty amazing chocolate brownies. Cake and books, what’s not to love?

A Reading List Inspired By THE SECRET GARDEN

Happy belated birthday Frances Hodgson Burnett! Here's a THE SECRET GARDEN reading list of books about and inspired by children's classic.

The FRIENDS Episode With All The Book Suggestions

Get Your Literature MOOC On

Here a MOOC, there a MOOC, everywhere a literature MOOC that you should sign up for right now...

Pop-Up Inclusive Kids Bookstore Launches In Brixton

How To Be A Rare Book Collector

When it comes to budget, work out what you can afford as a rare book collector. Then add the "BUT IT'S SO PRETTY I HAVE TO HAVE IT" margin.

13 UK YA Authors On Instagram

A Susie Day Reading Guide

A short guide to the children's and YA novels of Susie Day.

In Praise Of Endpapers

Every Wednesday, Buy A Stranger A Book

There's a bookstore in London helping strangers buy each other books every Wednesday via Twitter. The internet is amazing.

Alternative Reads for a Long Hot Summer (When It’s 95 Degrees in the Shade)

Let's talk about summer reads where the weather and the world takes you somewhere you never thought you'd be...