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

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…

Ben Miller, Jeff Kinney, David Walliams and Julian Clary!

In this episode of the Fun Kids Book Club Podcast, we’re chatting to author Ben Miller about his brand new book and funnyman Julian Clary reads from The Bolds’! Plus 3 new books for your bookshelf and Bex catches up with David Walliams AND …

Eoin Colfer, Laura Ellen Anderson and Kaye Umansky!

In this week’s episode of the Fun Kids Book Club, Authors Eoin Colfer, Kaye Umansky and Laura Ellen Anderson chat to Bex about their new books, plus we’re hearing from the runners up from the Wildverse Poetry competition – read by Ann-Marie Howell, PLU…

Harry Hill and Andy Stanton!

It’s another brand new episode of the Fun Kids Book Club! In this episode, Andy Stanton is back! This time talking all about his new book Paninis of Pompeii, Harry Hill comes in to chat all about the new Matt Millz book, we have an exclusive reading of…

Sophy Henn, Jeff Kinney and Jamie Littler!

It’s a brand new episode of the Fun Kids Book Club! In this episode, we hear from brand new author Jamie Littler and he also reads us some of his book, Frostheart! We’re also sharing some of our favourite releases including a brand new book all a…

Dermot O’Leary and Michael Rosen

It’s a brand new episode of the Fun Kids Book Club Podcast!
In this episode, we hear Conor speaking to Michael Rosen about the funniest children’s books and Bex chats to Dermot O’Leary about his brand new book ‘Toto The Ninja Car: the Superstar Catast…

Sam Copeland, Kate Wiseman and Julian Clary

It’s a brand new episode of the Fun Kids Book Club Podcast!
In this episode, Bex is speaking to Sam Copeland, author of the Charlie Turns Into a T-Rex, and Kate Wiseman, who pens the Gangster School series. 
We’re also hearing exclusive re…

Robin Stevens and Carlie Sorosiak

In this episode, Robin Stevens is letting us know all about her brand new book in the ‘Murder Most Unladylike’ series – ‘Top Marks For Murder’.
Carlie Sorosiak is in the studio for the first time, telling Bex about her brand new book ‘I, Cosmo’ (a sto…

Konnie Huq and John Dougherty

In this episode, Konnie Huq is telling us all about her brand new book, Cookie and The Most Annoying Boy in The World.
John Dougherty also spills the beans on his latest story, chatting to Bex all about his brand new book, Mark and Shark: Detectiving …