Tags » Julia Donaldson » Page 2

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

Two Tomatoes & A Little Bit More

What do I know?  That’s the nagging question that comes up as soon as I sit down to write a post.  What do I know?  There are so many gorgeous food blogs out there and I believe I subscribe to most, if not all of them.   575 more words


These are few of our favourite things

I have a bookworm, and I love this.  I am not a huge lover of reading but am trying…the fact that Amelie is often found hidden in her book corner reading books to her toys delights me.   755 more words