The Fun Kids Book Club

Hosted ByBex Lindsay

Hear about the latest kids books, meet the authors and listen to them reading their stories. 

Join Bex from the children’s radio station Fun Kids as she meets top authors who tell her about their books and also read us chapters from them!

The Book Club is a great vehicle to reach vociferous readers that combines book reviews with interviews of the country’s famous authors and readings from their brilliant books.

As an environment, the Book Club is perfect for publishers wanting to introduce children to new titles. This can be in the form of sponsor credits, spot advertising or sponsored readings/audiobook extracts.

Hachette used the podcast last Summer to talk about their new titles…


All Episodes

Elle McNicoll, Author Of ‘A Kind Of Spark’

Elle McNicoll is a debut author! Bex chats to her about her brand new book (‘A Kind Of Spark’), plus we hear a reading and find out Elle’s favourite childhood book!

Derek Landy, Author of the ‘Skulduggery Pleasant’ Series

Derek Landy joins Bex on the Fun Kids Book Club Podcast to chat about the brand new book in the series! Plus, a reading from the original book and Derek’s favourite childhood book!

Jenny Pearson Chats To Bex On The Book Club Podcast!

On this episode, Bex is joined by debut author, Jenny Pearson. Bex hears all about ‘The Miraculous Journey Of Freddie Yates’, Jenny’s favourite childhood book, and we hear a special reading.

Judith Eagle on the Fun Kids Book Club

Judith Eagle joined Bex to chat about her brand new book ‘The Pear Affair’, plus to share her favourite childhood book (and a cheeky reading!)

Serena Patel & Michael Rosen

Welcome back to the Fun Kids Book Club 2020! In this episode, Bex chats to author Serena Patel about her brand new book ‘Anisha Accidental Detective’, plus she hears an exclusive reading and discusses Serena’s favourite children’s book (it’s a good one…

BONUS: The Space Programme

Subscribe to The Space Programme by searching for it wherever you’re listening to this or by tapping here: https://podfollow.com/tsp
The Space Programme is a brand new radio drama from the UK’s children’s radio station, Fun Kids. Listen to it wherever…

Hear the Book Club for Kids podcast from USA!

The Fun Kids Book Club podcast is taking a little break. We’re going to be chatting to authors in a brand new way soon and we can’t wait to invite you to listen.In the meantime, here’s one of our favourite podcasts at the moment. It’s from the USA and …

The Best of the Book Club 2019!

We’re rounding off 2019 and saying Merry Christmas with this jam-packed episode of the Fun Kids Book Club taking us through some of the very best bits from the podcast in 2019. 
We have Greg James and Chris Smith, Harry Hill, Sam Copeland, Robin …

Julian Clary, John Foley and Tom Fletcher!

In this episode of the Fun Kids Book Club Podcast, we’re chatting to Julian Clary all about his Christmas Cracker book, John Foley pops into the studio to chat about his ‘Bear in the Fifth Floor Flat’, Bex chats to Tom Fletcher about the Christma…