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I Will Love You Anyway - an Inkpen new classic reviewed

I can’t even begin to describe what a find this beautiful book is!  It was published in 2015, so it’s relatively new, but my goodness I can see these books becoming collectors classics very quickly.   340 more words


We're not scared

A cute little book about things little children can be afraid of. It shows the fun side of situations where one could be scared.


A Little Thing Called Stories - The Early Years

Welcome to the new segment of stories on A Little Thing Called.. this time its all about stories. Whilst this strand will look at mainly at the world of books, it will also go into different strands of stories such as stories in music videos, songwriters, film, television etc. 422 more words


Kipper's Visitor

For World Book Day I was sent a darling little goose – well, gosling – who says ‘honk’ a lot.

I’ve not previously come into close contact with picture book WBD offerings, and this was a delight. 83 more words


Library Book Roundup: "Kipper's Book of Opposites", "Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes", and "I Love You As Much"

Some of what we’ve been reading and re-reading the last couple of weeks.

Kipper’s Book of Opposites by Mick Inkpen, 1994. Red Wagon Books (Harcourt Brace & Company). 1,211 more words


Presents, Presents and More Presents

The Best Christmas Present Ever!
Ben Mantle
Macmillan Children’s Books
Bear is back with another present enterprise: Christmas present creating this time, and he has to be quick because, as Squirrel informs him excitedly, “FOUR SLEEPS TILL CHRISTMAS!” But Bear has forgotten to get a present for his best pal. 482 more words

Picture Books


Why did I never read Kipper to Offspring? This 25-year-old is very appealing, and the mother of Offspring’s friends down the road swore by Mick Inkpen. 286 more words