Playing by the book

Reviews of kids' books and the crazy, fun stuff they inspire us to do

A Perfect Picture Book Picnic

Thanks to the very generous folk at Walker Books I got to do something which makes me very happy earlier this week – read aloud lots of fabulous picture books with friends and their kids, and then give the books away, all part of a Picture Book Picnic… The day started early, baking “Walker Bear” […]

Win a print by Chris Haughton!

Now, wouldn’t this lovely print featuring the lovable George from Chris Haugton‘s latest book brighten up your life? To be in with a chance of winning a copy of this print, simply leave a comment here on this post! This giveaway closes 6am UK time 22nd March. A winner will be selected using, and […]

An Interview with illustrator Chris Haughton

I’m delighted to have the super talented Chris Haughton stopping by Playing by the book today, as part of his global tour with his new book, Oh No, George! Yesterday Chris was in the US, and tomorrow he’s in New Zealand… he’s a busy man! But he found time to chat with me, and here’s […]

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