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Max The Flying Sausage Dog: Tom’s Birthday Tail ~ Picture Book Review


Max The Flying Sausage Dog: Tom’s Birthday Tail by John O’Driscoll & Richard Kelly Illustrated by: Arthur Robins Series: Max the Flying Sausage Dog (For Younger Readers, #1) Published: Words In The Works LLC, 2015 Edition: Paperback Print Length: 32 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: Children’s Fiction, Picture Book, Early Reader Books Where Did I…… Continue reading Max The Flying Sausage Dog: Tom’s Birthday Tail ~ Picture 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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That Day In September & Other Rhymes For The Times ~ Picture Book Review


That Day In September & other Rhymes for the Times by Liz Lime Illustrated by: Winifred Barnum-Newman (and several others) Series: N/A Published: Words in the Works LLC, 2014 Edition: Paperback Print Length: 38 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: Children’s Fiction, Poetry, Children’s Poetry, Picture Book, American Poetry Where Did I Get It? I kindly…… Continue reading That Day In September & Other Rhymes For The Times ~ Picture Book Review

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The Diggers ~ Picture Book Review


The Diggers by Margaret Wise Brown Illustrated by: Antoine Corbineau 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 received a copy as part of the Parragon Book Buddies Scheme in return for an honest review. Blurb: DIG…… Continue reading The Diggers ~ Picture Book Review

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Book Lust #7 – The Spirit Of Christmas


I have seen a few reviews of this on blogs and websites and I would love to get a copy for Tori and Arthur. The message of sharing and acknowledging the fact that there are children in the world who are perhaps not as lucky as others is one that I feel is important and…… Continue reading Book Lust #7 – The Spirit Of Christmas

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Herb, The Vegetarian Dragon ~ Picture Book Review


Herb, The Vegetarian Dragon by Jules Bass Illustrated by: Debbie Harter Series: N/A Published: Barefoot Books Ltd, 2005 Edition: Paperback Print Length: 32 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: Children’s Fiction, Picture Book, Dragons, Vegetarian Society Approved Literature Where Did I Get It? Tori& Arthur were given a copy as a gift. Blurb: The dragons in…… Continue reading Herb, The Vegetarian Dragon ~ Picture Book Review

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Carole’s Book Alphabet ~ ‘M’ is for…


‘Mister Magnolia’ ¬†Mister Magnolia has only one boot. He has an old trumpet that goes rooty-toot and two lovely sisters who play on the flute. But Mister Magnolia has only one boot. I could probably continue and quote the entire book for you with minimal errors – complete with illustration descriptions if required – because…… Continue reading Carole’s Book Alphabet ~ ‘M’ is for…

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The Bully and The Shrimp ~ Picture Book Review


The Bully And The Shrimp by¬† Catherine Allison Illustrated by: Kim Geyer Series: N/A Published: Parragon Books, September 2014 Edition: Paperback Print Length: 32 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: Children’s Fiction, Picture Book, Where Did I Get It? I received a copy as part of the Parragon Book Buddies Scheme in return for an honest…… Continue reading The Bully and The Shrimp ~ Picture Book Review