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{The Ordinary Moments} #3 - Talking Books

A few months ago I got a great deal through “The book people” (at least I think it was them) on the Julia Donaldson collection on CD with songs (£10 for 10 cds – Whoooop).  352 more words


Room on the broom

Julia Donaldson and illustrator Axel Scheffler are not strangers in my house and I bet mine is not the only family that is familiar with this power-duo’s books. 340 more words

Out And About

What we read in November...

Oh dear… yes you did read that title right! Once again, I’m playing catch up with this post and several others yet to come. My offline to-do list has been rather manic of late and juggling life and two little ones has felt quite a struggle if I’m being totally honest – more of that in another post. 505 more words

Baby Bookworm

One ted falls out of bed

I just so LOVE this book! It’s a delight to read over and over again. It’s has a different style, in both rhyme and illustration, to most other Julia Donaldson books but it is equally as good, if not better. 220 more words

Book For 3 Year Old

December Children's Book Club

I hope you all enjoyed your Christmas and your New Year Eve party preparations are all under way. This month the hot reads have been two absolutely beautiful written books which I absolutely love reading to my little one. 331 more words


The Gruffalo's Child @ The Artsdepot Theatre Review

I’ve heard that The Gruffalo is one the most fearsome animals in the woods with its gigantic paws, its horrifying eyes and its grotesque horns and tusks…Or perhaps we have more to worry about as I’ve heard that there’s an even bigger and scarier creature on the loose. 345 more words


The Gruffalo

The Gruffalo, by writer Julia Donaldson and illustrations by Axel Scheffler, is a children’s book on its way to our classroom library. It is about a mouse that uses its brain to avoid becoming a tasty snack for a fox, a snake and an owl. 68 more words