Best Books of 2017

Best Books of 2017 - MyBookCorner2017 has been a stellar year for kids books.

During Friday 29th December 2017 the My Book Corner team, alongside some VERY special guests, will each be revealing their Best Book of 2017.

They’ll appear on this page.

Keep a close eye on Twitter, and this page, for regular updates throughout the whole day. #BestBooksof2017

We hope you’ll join us for this wonderful celebration of children’s books on Friday 29th December 2017.

Karen Minto

Karen Minto – Best Book of 2017

Karen Minto, reviewer for My Book Corner, selects her Best Book of 2017… It’s such a difficult decision, favourite book ...
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Emma Perry

Emma Perry – Best Book of 2017

Emma Perry, founder of My Book Corner, selects her Best Book(s) of 2017… The Gritterman OK, so I really, really ...
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Emily Ann Davison

Emily Davison – Best Book of 2017

Emily Davison, Picture Book Specialist for My Book Corner, selects her Best Book of 2017… For 2017 I would have ...
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Lorraine Gregory

Lorraine Gregory – Best Book of 2017

Lorraine Gregory, author of Mold and the Poison Plot, selects her Best Book of 2017… I’m choosing Alex Sparrow and ...
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Tracy Darnton

Tracy Darnton – Best Book of 2017

Tracy Darnton, MG & YA reviewer for MyBookCorner, selects her Best Book of 2017… The One Memory of Flora Banks ...
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Michelle Robinson

Michelle Robinson – Best Book of 2017

Michelle Robinson, impressive Picture Book Writer (A Beginner’s Guide to Bear Spotting, Have You Seen My Giraffe?… and many more!), ...
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Fred Blunt - Best Book of 2017

Fred Blunt – Best Book of 2017

Fred Blunt, illustrator extraordinaire (This Is Not A Bedtime Story), selects his Best Book(s) 0f 2017… The Grotlyn by Benji ...
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Laura Bridge

Laura Bridge – Best Book of 2017

Laura Bridge, versatile reviewer for MyBookCorner, selects her Best Book of 2017… My top pick of my reviews this year ...
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Profile picture Lucy Rowland

Lucy Rowland – Best Book of 2017

Lucy Rowland, prolific Picture Book writer (Gecko’s Echo, The Birthday Invitation), selects her Best Book of 2017… There are SO ...
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Karl Newson - Best Book of 2017

Karl Newson – Best Book of 2017

Karl Newson, picture book author of Fum & Here Comes The Sun and illustrator, selects his Best Book of 2017… ...
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Anthony Burt: Upper MG Specialist

Anthony Burt – Best Book of 2017

Anthony Burt, an Upper Middle Grade Specialist reviewer for My Book Corner, selects his Best Book of 2017… Cover: Karl ...
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MG Leonard

M G Leonard – Best Book of 2017

MG Leonard, author of the fabulous Beetle Trilogy (Book 3 is out in 2018), selects her Best Book of 2017… The ...
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Abie Longstaff

Abie Longstaff – Best Book of 2017

Abie Longstaff, writer of books including The Fairytale Hairdresser and Aladdin, selects her Best Book of 2017… Jenny McLachlan’s Stargazing for Beginners ...
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James Nicol - Author Interview

James Nicol – Best Book of 2017

James Nicol, author of The Apprentice Witch, selects his Best Book of 2017… My favourite read of 2017 has simply ...
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Steven Lenton

Steven Lenton – Best Book of 2017

Steven Lenton, illustrator of books including Shifty McGifty & The Hundred and One Dalmations, selects his Best Book 0f 2017… ...
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Leisa StewartSharpe

Leisa Stewart-Sharpe – Best Book of 2017

Leisa Stewart-Sharpe, My Book Corner’s picture book specialist, selects her Best Book of 2017.  The Lumberjack’s Beard from Duncan Beedie ...
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Claire Fayers

Claire Fayers – Best Book of 2017

Claire Fayers, author of The Accidental Pirates series, selects her Best Book of 2017… It’s really hard to choose a ...
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Patrice Lawrence - Best Book of 2017

Patrice Lawrence – Best Book of 2017

Patrice Lawrence, YA writer of Orangeboy and Indigo Donut, selects her Best Book of 2017… My favourite book of 2017 ...
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Emma Hamilton

Emma Hamilton – Best Book of 2017

Emma Hamilton, My Book Corner’s Middle Grade Specialist, selects her Best Book of 2017… A Story Like the Wind by ...
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Sophy Henn

Sophy Henn – Best Book of 2017

Sophy Henn, picture book author and illustrator of the Pom Pom series, & Pass It On, selects her Best Book of 2017… ...
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Kate Wiseman

Kate Wiseman – Best Book of 2017

Kate Wiseman, Middle Grade Specialist for MyBookCorner, selects her Best Book of 2017… As a recent addition to the My ...
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James Mayhew

James Mayhew – Best Book of 2017

James Mayhew, Picture Book writer & illustrator extraordinaire, selects his Best Book(s) of 2017… For older readers, Moonlocket by Peter ...
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Sarah Broadley

Sarah Broadley – Best Book of 2017

Sarah Broadley, My Book Corner’s Middle Grade Specialist, selects her Best Book of 2017… Fir For Luck by Barbara Henderson ...
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Elinor Nash

Ele Nash – Best Book of 2017

Ele Nash, My Book Corner’s YA Specialist, selects her Best Book(s) of 2017. 2017 has been an interesting year for ...
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