RM Books welcomes to the bookshop Andersen Press, one of the UK’s foremost independent children’s book publishers.
Since 1976 Andersen Press have supplied schools, libraries and shops with picture books and fiction from internationally acclaimed authors and illustrators such as David McKee, Tony Ross, Michael Foreman, Ruth Brown, Melvin Burgess and many more. The books aim to entertain while addressing themes important to the educational development of children of all ages, and many books have become modern classics.
Andersen Press picture books are exclusive to RM Books and not available on any other ebook library system. Titles include the much loved Not Now Bernard, Elmer, Dr Xargle’s Earthlets, A Dark, Dark Tale, One World, Once Upon an Extraordinary School Day.
Alongside the key stage 1 and 2 picture books, Andersen Press also have an inspiring range of award winning fiction for secondary schools – a must have in any school library.
Titles by Melvin Burgess, winner of the Carnegie Medal and Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize
Out of Shadows by Jason Wallace, winner of the Costa Award (Children’s Section)
Everybody Jam by Ali Lewis, shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal
Annexed by Sharon Dogar , shortlisted for the Costa Award (Children’s Section)
“We’re really pleased to offer our books to RM Books, the leading ebooks provider to schools. We’ve chosen RM Books due to the unique rental options which offer schools a unique level of flexibility when selecting their resources. This is a fundamental change to the way books are used and purchased and we’re excited to be a part of it.” Mark Hendle, Managing Director, Andersen Press