Playing by the book

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

Just imagine… (if you could spend the whole day dressing up)

Picture Book Month‘s theme of the day today is Imagination and I couldn’t have the more perfect book to share with you! Just Imagine by by Nick Sharratt and Pippa Goodhart is one of my top 5 picture books of 2012. Ever since we first heard rumours about a follow up book to another family […]

Stupendous Socktastic Silliness!

Socks by Nick Sharratt and Elizabeth Lindsay has been putting smiles on our faces recently. It’s full of good old fashioned nonsense, silly humour, fun wordplay and exuberant illustrations. All in all, it’s perfect for the youngest of kids, and their grown-ups, who like to make silly voices, enjoy a read with a good rhythm […]

The post in which my kids ran a mile but I had a ball!

**Don’t forget to enter my giveaway to win a bookcase perfect for picture books. Click here and leave a comment to be in with a chance of winning** The Icky, Sticky Snot and Blood Book by Steve Alton, Nick Sharratt and Jo Moore, one of the 6 shortlisted books up for the Royal Society’s Young […]

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