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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


Week 98: Books for Birthdays

The lovely KatePonders has had a birthday. A visit from bestest-friend-in-the-whole-world, a morning’s shooting at clays (we know how to live) and an unfeasibly large amount of cake: we may have stumbled on the recipe for the perfect birthday celebrations. 916 more words

I Will Love You Anyway/How to Be a Dog

I Will Love You Anyway
Mick and Chloë Inkpen
Hodder Children’s Books
We share a puggish pup’s thoughts directed at his small boy owner in this delicious book from the Inkpen father and daughter team. 430 more words

Picture Books

Roald Dahl among World Book Day titles

The £1 World Book Day titles have been announced including Roald Dahl’s The Great Mouse Plot in which a boy decides to play a trick on the disgusting owner of a sweet shop. 145 more words


Mick Inkpen - Kippers Birthday - World Book Day 2015

If you missed yesterdays post here in honor of World Book Day on Thursday 5th March we are sharing some of our favorite children’s books this week. 206 more words

Book Reviews

Seasonal Scenes

One Year with Kipper
Mick Inkpen
Hodder Children’s Books pbk
It’s January. Kipper has a new camera and he uses it to document a whole year, month by month. 302 more words

Picture Books

Baggy Brown by Mick Inkpen (2007)

Baggy Brown was the first of 1000 special edition teddy bears made to celebrate the first birthday of a royal princess.  He wasn’t named Baggy Brown when he was made, that was a name he earned after a series of mishaps at Better Bears Ltd which saw him going home to a very ordinary boy by mistake. 121 more words