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Celebrate National Poetry Day

Here at Puffin we love nothing more than the chance to be playful with words and make-up silly riddles and rhymes. To celebrate National Poetry Day, we are proud to present a delicious new collection of tasty poems from poet Roger McGough – Poetry Pie.   350 more words

The Marzipan Pig by Russell Hoban - A Book Review

Regular readers will know that I am a huge fan of the author Russell Hoban. To adult readers he is probably best known for his iconic science fiction classic… 500 more words

Books For Girls

Reluctant learner

Pop anything remotely looking like a work book, or work sheet in front of Lil and the shutters come down, her arms fold and the strong willed, I’m not entertaining that attitude sets in… and I recognise myself so much. 892 more words

Home Education

Arabel's Raven

I’m so old I have actually experienced the period in which Joan Aiken’s little book is set. And that’s really quite nice, because I almost felt that it was so lovely that it was all fiction. 202 more words


Michael Rosen’s Sad Book – by Michael Rosen and Quentin Blake

Sometimes I’m sad and I don’t know why.
It’s just a cloud that comes along and covers me up.
It’s not because Eddie’s gone.
It’s not because my mum’s gone.
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Entries By Moira

I'm Sad, not Bad

This is me being sad.

Maybe you think I’m happy in this picture.

Really I’m sad but pretending I’m happy.

I’m doing this because I think people won’t like me if I look sad. 632 more words


Book Review by Imogen


The Green Ship By Quentin Blake

What is it about :

The story is about two kids, who find a green ship in there neighbours garden and ride round on it. 105 more words

Class 4 Learning