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Tori’s Five Favourite Books Aged Five & Three-Quarters


Tori is enjoying reading at the moment – and I hope this is something that continues – but what are her favourite things to read now she is edging toward her sixth birthday? Dinosaur Cove – The Cretaceous Adventures by Rex Stone Tori received the first book in this series as a prize from school… Continue reading Tori’s Five Favourite Books Aged Five & Three-Quarters

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Arthur’s Four Favourite Books Aged Four and a Quarter


Arthur loves his books – he loves that he gets to pick a book out of his pre-school library every day and bring it home and is always excited when we visit the library in town – but he very definitely has his favourites that we have read over and over and over again. Hairy… Continue reading Arthur’s Four Favourite Books Aged Four and a Quarter

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Doodle & Draw: Spots, Stripes and Squiggles ~ Activity Book Review


Doodle & Draw: Spots, Stripes and Squiggles  Illustrated by: Bella Bee and Mike Garton Series: N/A Published: Parragon Books, 2014 Edition: Paperback Print Length: 128 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: Children’s Activity Book, Preschool Workbook, Preschool Activity Book, Doodle Book Where Did I Get It? I kindly received a copy from the publisher in return… Continue reading Doodle & Draw: Spots, Stripes and Squiggles ~ Activity Book Review

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The Good Little, Bad Little Pig! ~ Children’s Book Review


The Good Little, Bad Little Pig by Margaret Wise Brown Illustrated by: Loretta Schauer Series: N/A Published: Parragon Books, 2014 Edition: Paperback Print Length: 32 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: Children’s Fiction, Picture Book Where Did I Get It? I kindly received a copy from the publisher in return for this review as part of… Continue reading The Good Little, Bad Little Pig! ~ Children’s Book Review

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Max the Flying Sausage Dog ~ Children’s Book Review


Max the Flying Sausage Dog: A Tail From London by John O’Driscoll & Richard Kelley Illustrated by: Arthur Robins Series: Max the Flying Sausage Dog (Volume 1) Published: Words In The Works LLC, 2014 Edition: Paperback Print Length: 50 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: Children’s Fiction, Picture Book Where Did I Get It? I kindly… Continue reading Max the Flying Sausage Dog ~ Children’s Book Review

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Gumwrappers and Goggles ~ Children’s Book Review


Gumwrappers and Goggles (The Tale of a Jet) by Winifred Barnum Newman Illustrated by: Winifred Barnum Newman Series: N/A Published: Gnu Sky Publishing, 2014 (Orig. 1982) Edition: Hardback Print Length: 51 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: Children’s Fiction, Classic Fiction, Picture Book Where Did I Get It? I kindly received a copy from the publisher… Continue reading Gumwrappers and Goggles ~ Children’s Book Review

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Carole’s Book Alphabet ~ ‘W’ is for…


‘Where The Wild Things Are’ There can’t be many people who aren’t familiar with this picture book. It is a total classic. Such a simple story of wistful fantasy and fun, Where The Wild Things Are is a daydream I’m sure we all had as children in one form or another. I have been jealous… Continue reading Carole’s Book Alphabet ~ ‘W’ is for…