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Reading Cloud working in partnership with Peters

We’re delighted to partner with Reading Cloud, the leading provider of innovative library and literacy software for schools and colleges.

Reading Cloud have over 30 years’ experience working with school libraries and today they support thousands of schools worldwide with managing their reading resources, engaging their students and promoting reading for pleasure.

All Reading Cloud schools have access to the Peters online bookshop via the account management side of their library management systems, opening up all the incredible Peters resources at the click of a button such as insightful books reviews from professional librarians, bibliographic data, curated book lists, keyword functionality and key levelling data such as by reading age and interest level.

“As a library management system provider we are dedicated to supporting school libraries and helping schools build a healthy reading culture for all young people. Partnering with Peters enables us to give our schools subscribers easy access to an online bookshop with an incredible range of reading resources for primary and secondary schools all selected and reviewed by expert librarians and curriculum specialists, as well as lots of wonderful supporting resources". 

Sue Polchow, Reading Cloud School Library Advisor.

New titles

The latest new children's and young adult titles, published this week.

Recommended Reads

Each week our librarians and curriculum specialists highlight the most exciting new fiction and non-fiction titles - books we feel are unmissable library and classroom essentials which will grab students' attention and get them reading for pleasure.

Downloadable Resources

Thousands of books supplied by Peters are available with free, downloadable activity sheets, teaching packs, guided reading notes and other resources, saving you planning and preparation time.

My First Book of Microbes

My First Book of Microbes is the ideal STEM book for children it uses fascinating bite-size facts, clear and simple explanations, and attractive and absorbing illustrations to demystify the hidden world of microbes. You'll discover what they are, where they come from and what they do, as well as which ones are good and which can be harmful. Especially pertinent are the clear explanations about how viruses spread, the role of antibodies and the importance of vaccines essential understanding for us all during this time of the COVID-19 pandemic; in fact, there's a whole spread dedicated to COVID-19. Packed with clever analogies that make understanding a difficult topic easy, this STEM title is perfect for young budding scientists with an active and enquiring mind and for people of any age who are interested in learning about the natural world and the human body. AGES: 8 plus AUTHOR: Sheddad Kaid-Salah Ferron is a science and physics enthusiast with degrees in physics and pharmacy. Since graduation he has been teaching science to children, continuing to study physics, working in the pharmaceutical field and staring at the universe with his telescope. He now writes popular science books. Eduard Altarriba is a graphic designer and illustrator. He runs Alababala, a Barcelona-based independent studio producing games, exhibitions, animation, apps and workbooks for children that are practical and fun. SELLING POINTS: Bestselling and award-winning illustrator and author duo of the bestselling My First Book of Quantum Physics, plus My First Book of Relativity and My First Book of the Cosmos Introduces children aged 8 and up to a complex area of science in a fun and entertaining way Adults are likely to enjoy the content and find that it increases their understanding Topical subject matter viruses, including information about COVID-19, antibodies and vaccines 215 colour illustrations

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*Reading Cloud schools will get 30% off the RRP on the majority of books in stock when they use offer code ‘RC30’ at the checkout stage of their basket. Offer excludes some short discount items (a small number of academic titles, reading schemes, big books and audio books), bespoke selections and book pack orders. Not to be used in conjunction with any other promotion.

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