Book Review: The Orphan Band of Springdale by Anne Nesbet

Disclaimer: I was sent a free copy of this book in exchange for my honest review.

Whenever I discover a book that I absolutely love and adore, I find it so hard to review it! 512 more words

Books

Book review: Mouse, by Zebo Ludvicek

Ludvicek, Zebo.  Mouse.  Putnam, 2017.  ISBN 978-1-101-99636-2.  $16.99.  40 Pages.  Ages 3-5.  P8Q9

Letter M sees that Mouse has a bright red cherry, which looks very yummy, so asks for a bite.  145 more words

Book Reviews

Book review: Motor Goose, by Rebecca Colby, illustrated by Jef Kaminsky

Colby, Rebecca.  Motor Goose.  Illustrated by Jef Kaminsky.  Feiwel and Friends, 2017.  ISBN 978-1-250-10193-8.  $16.99.  32 Pages.  Ages 2-5.  Q9P9

A parody of traditional children’s rhymes with a “Motor” theme.  52 more words

Book Reviews

Day 168: Review - This Zoo Is Not For You

We are getting close to the end of our current library pile, so T finally picked out a book I have been looking forward to for ages – This Zoo Is Not For You by Ross Collins. 224 more words

#fatherreading

第十五章 巣づくり [2]

「鳥だってほかの動物たちだって、嫌にはならない」、男の子はまだ考えをめぐらせていました。「たぶん、だからボクも嫌じゃないんだ。ディコンは動物使いで、ボクはボーイ・アニマルだよ。」

それから、コリンは笑って、メアリーも笑いました。穴にひっこんでいるアニマル・ボーイというおかしなアイデアに、ふたりとも実に大笑いしたのでした。

Children's Literature

Chapter 15: Nest Building [2]

“The birds don’t and other animals,” he said, still thinking it over, “perhaps that’s why I shouldn’t. He’s a sort of animal charmer and I am a boy animal.” 797 more words

Children's Literature

#FRED on why Fathers' Day gifts need a rethink

Perhaps it should come as no surprise that today (it’s Fathers’ Day in the UK) I received a picture book gift from my wife and two sons. 841 more words

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