The views of more than 450 children have helped shape a new national strategy for school libraries.
Technology has changed the way many of us read books, from the introduction of e-readers to audiobooks and interactive apps that carry users visually through a story, the medium has evolved in the digital age.
More than 1,300 books have been gifted to some of Aberdeen's poorest children as part of a scheme delivered by country and western star Dolly Parton.
American rapper Travis Scott, singer Kate Nash and rock bands Slaves, The Vaccines, The Kooks and The Horrors have been added to the Reading and Leeds festivals line-up.
The headlines at technology shows such as CES are almost always the gadgets that offer the brightest colours or loudest sounds.
We have put together a collection of what we think are this season’s best books, perfect for all tastes. Make someone’s Christmas special this year.
Former Dons keeper Danny Ward made the crucial £170 million save to secure promotion for Huddersfield Town into the English Premier League.
Chelsea have signed former Dons Loanee Michael Hector from Reading, where the defender will remain for the season as one of the Barclays Premier League champions’ 32 loan players.