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

Alex English – Author of ‘Sky Pirates’

Bex is joined by author of ‘Sky Pirates’, Alex English! We hear about her book, about her favourite childhood book, and a reading.

Maria Kuzniar, Author of ‘The Ship Of Shadows’

Bex is joined by author of the brand new ‘The Ship of Shadows’, Maria Kuzniar! Bex hears insight into the book, as well as about Maria’s favourite childhood book (you’ll have to listen to find out which!), and an exclusive reading.

Sophie Kirtley

Bex speaks to author Sophie Kirtley about her brand new book ‘The Wild Way Home’. Plus, an exclusive reading and Sophie’s favourite childhood book.

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

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The Space Programme is a brand new radio drama from the UK’s children’s radio station, Fun Kids. Listen to it wherever…