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No Other Motive

Today is Friday, September 16, 2016. 28 days until Galveston!

Quote of the Day

“I opened a book and in I strode. Now nobody can find me.” ― Julia Donaldson… 689 more words

Devotions

Zog and the Flying Doctors

Zog and the Flying Doctors
Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

Zog has long been a favourite bedtime story for both of my children, one that we have happily revisited again and again.   364 more words

Children's Books

Julia Donaldson

We now have a wide range of titles by the author of the Gruffalo.

My favourite is The Smartest Giant in Town.

We Recommend

A squash and a Squeeze.....

…Is one of Lavenders favourite Julia Donaldson books, if you are a Parent, Grandparent, Aunt or Godparent etc and you don’t know who Julia Donaldson is then more fool you and get your arse down to Waterstone’s (other good bookshops available) sharpish. 546 more words

The Gruffalo's Child - Book Review

This is another book by Julia Donaldson and Alex Scheffler that brings back the Gruffalo and the clever little mouse. But here we also meet another adorable character. 431 more words

Childrens Book

Writing in rhyme

Rhyming stories have always been popular with children.  From Hilare Belloc’s Cautionary Tales for Children to Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter’s The Dinosaur that Pooped… 996 more words

Drafting

The Gruffalo - Book Review

A wonderful rhyming story about a clever mouse and a monster called Gruffalo, by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. As the mouse walks through the forest, he meets a fox, a snake, and an owl who each, in turn, invite him ‘for a meal’ (to be their meal, that is). 374 more words

Childrens Book