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You can’t catch us. Oh no no no!
We’re holding hands and we won’t let go.
We’re Ticky and Tacky and Jackie the Backie
And Jim with two noses and Jo with the bow!
In honour of bookselling summers gone by (and fellow booksellers), I am re-posting an edited version of a blog article that I originally wrote for… 985 more words
Welcome to a very hot and sticky footbally-tennisy-just-generally-sporty-July on hive. We’ve got a huge amount of things happening on the site this month, with recommended titles, up-and-coming authors, offers, announcements and new features. 487 more words
This week saw the completion of the trailer for Jack and the FlumFlum Tree, the current show I’m performing in with Bamboozle Theatre Company. In week 6 of the tour now, the brilliant work and the even more brilliant responses continue to bring smiles on to faces (mine especially). 75 more words
Axel Scheffler has decorated a BookBench sculpture with popular characters from his picture book projects with Julia Donaldson as part of the National Literacy Trust’s Books about Town campaign. 127 more words
A NEW theatre show for children comes to Northampton’s Royal & Derngate in July, based on the book by Gruffalo author Julia Donaldson.
Hot on the heels of the excellent Moominsummer Madness, … 320 more words