Tags » Julia Donaldson » Page 2

The baby book I never get tired of.

Baby books can be really boring.

There, I’ve said it.

Some books for the littlest of little ones are so dull I think even the babies get bored. 273 more words

Popular Culture

ML said, "Will you walk me to my classroom so I can show you the book I like?"

Recently, ML told me about a series with mice in it she liked from her classroom library.  My first thought was the classic mouse series from my childhood featuring Ralph S. 273 more words

Picture Book

Making a 'Spectacle' (of myself)

Buzzbee (and Beeswax, really) are getting very accustomed to the fact that most weekends I try to put aside a small amount of ‘mum’ time to attempt to write some kind of post and Buzz has begun to ask on a Friday what the latest… 1,115 more words

Back to Storytime! (Preschool Storytime, Fall Series Start)

Yay! The kids are back in school, finally. And we are well into the fall season for children’s programs.  This fall I have been assigned the whole fall series for Preschool storytimes (or one of three that this library provides). 383 more words

Felt Story

Oldknow Academy's Top Ten Books for September 2014

1. Diamond by Jacqueline Wilson
2. The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson
3. The Real Thing by Tom Palmer
4. The Witches by Roald Dahl
5. Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel by Jeff Kinney… 31 more words

Book Collections

How to make your very own beautiful pea-green boat

How to Make a Pea-Green Boat

It is National Poetry Day today and we are celebrating with Julia Donaldson’s enchanting story The Further Adventures of The Owl and the Pussy-cat… 394 more words

Make, Do And Play

Book review: The Scarecrows’ Wedding

Donaldson, Julia and Scheffler, Axel: The Scarecrows’ Wedding. The storyline shows two scarecrows preparing for their wedding. Betty O’Barley and Harry O’Hay love each other dearly and set about preparing for their wedding. 160 more words

Book Reviews