Ionian jewels – a two-centre holiday in Zakynthos

Ionian jewels – a two-centre holiday in Zakynthos

The bluest seas and skies await at two hedonistic Lesante resorts on the small but perfectly formed Ionian island of Zakynthos

Page Turners: Anthea and Wendy Turner on their subterranean series

Page Turners: Anthea and Wendy Turner on their subterranean series

Anthea and Wendy Turner give the lowdown on Underneath the Underground – a parallel whiskered universe below the capital

School for pirates – Justin Somper's gripping new adventure

School for pirates – Justin Somper’s gripping new adventure

Adventures and intrigues on the high seas await in Justin Somper's new middle-grade series about a training ground for elite young pirates 

Two children's books to inspire creativity

Two children’s books to inspire creativity

With the long winter evenings in full flow, two books offer insights and inspiration to help young people find their creative spark

Maddie Moate on curiosity & Christmas

Maddie Moate on curiosity & Christmas

TV presenter, 'edu-tuber' and author, Maddie Moate is a dab hand at feeding curious minds. Absolutely Education finds out more about her work and her new book giving a factual and scientific take on Christmas

Confidence club – Happy Confident Company's mindfulness programme

Confidence club – Happy Confident Company’s mindfulness programme

The Happy Confident Company's recently launched club is designed to bring the benefits of mindfulness into the heart of family life

Treasure Trail – Robin Scott-Elliot's gripping new mystery

Treasure trail – Robin Scott-Elliot’s gripping new mystery

Robin Scott-Elliot's Finding Treasure Island, weaves a gripping narrative around the boy and the hand-drawn map that inspired the epic 19th-century tale

Jacqueline Wilson on a magic revival

Jacqueline Wilson on a magic revival

For Jacqueline Wilson, being asked to write a new The Magic Faraway Tree adventure was a fantastic challenge, and an opportunity to revisit her own childhood

Can yoga help my young son relax?

Can yoga help my young son relax?

Our expert Victoria Tso answers a question from a parent with a son who is full of beans, revealing how yoga can restore balance and calm in busy families

The Making of Me – Eloise Thomas on happy London school days

The Making of Me – Eloise Thomas on happy London school days

The London-based actress Eloise Thomas talks about happy school days in the capital, her love of drama and that first epic school disco