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What a delightful morning I had. I got to read to about 40 children getting ready to go into kindergarten in less than two weeks. Luckily it wasn’t 40 at one time – they certainly have more energy than I have ;-) 202 more words

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One year, 365 picture books... success!

Woohoo! I have made it to the end of my 365 days of picture book reviews. To celebrate I’m not going to review a picture book today. 396 more words

Picture Books

Who's Got Hoo's Doughnuts?

Anyone fancy a doughnut?

We went to Hoo’s Kids Book Fest Summer Day yesterday and it was packed with doughnut munching antics but you’ll need to read Steve Antony’s book Please Mr Panda,  360 more words

Children's Books

Review: The Night Children by Sarah Tsiang

The Night Children by Sarah Tsiang, illustrated by Delphine Bodet

When night starts to come and replace daytime, you should run home quickly before the night children come out. 302 more words

Book Reviews

Review: Bob and Flo by Rebecca Ashdown

Bob and Flo by Rebecca Ashdown (InfoSoup)

In a story perfect for small children starting daycare or preschool, this picture book shows how to make new friends and share. 261 more words

Book Reviews

FIRST GRADE DROPOUT Drops In (plus a giveaway!)

The first time I heard the title FIRST GRADE DROPOUT I said (yet again), “Why didn’t I think of that? Brilliant!”

(Also, the song “Beauty School Dropout” played through my head a gazillion times.) 2,118 more words

Picture Books

Tomas Loves ...

Tomas Loves …
Jude Welton and Jane Telford
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Herein we meet Tomas and his canine companion Flynn (ever present to provide support and comfort). 510 more words

Picture Books