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Lucinda Belinda Melinda McCool

Lucinda Belinda Melinda looks really nice, but that’s all that’s nice about her. This perfect girl in Jeanne Willis’s new picture book, illustrated by Tony Ross, is pretty dreadful. 122 more words

Books

Pets and Problems

Lottie Potter Wants an Otter
Jeanne Willis and Leonie Lord
Harper Collins Children’s Books
An otter certainly isn’t the most likely of animals for a child to want but it’s the pet of choice for young Lottie Potter. 380 more words

Picture Books

Lucinda Belinda Melinda McCool

Lucinda Belinda Melinda McCool
Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross
Andersen Press
Lucinda Belinda Melinda McCool is assuredly a head-turner but not a particularly pleasant character – far from it in fact. 240 more words

Picture Books

A Review of 'Lottie Potter Wants an Otter' by Jeanne Willis and Leonie Lord

HarperCollins 2016 £6.99 Paperback

So what did I think?

I was at my local library the other day, and the title of this book caught my eye straight away. 368 more words

Children's Literature

Grill Pan Eddy

I’m not completely convinced by the title or front cover of this book, by Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross.  Whilst your curiosity is piqued by the image, combined with the title it seems too narrow a perspective on a book which has more to it than the cover suggests. 433 more words

Animals

Polar Exchanges

Poles Apart
Jeanne Willis & Jarvis
Nosy Crow
Polar Bears live at the North Pole, penguins at the South Pole and never the twain shall meet, or do they? 576 more words

Picture Books

3 for 1 - Kerrygold recipe, book review & giveaway

It is always a nice surprise when you receive an expected parcel in the post. But this one amazed me. Fancy opening the box and discovering a grassy meadow inside! 445 more words

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