Playing by the book

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

You’ll never guess who’s to blame…

Who gets blamed in your home when something goes missing? The cat? An invisible friend? In Ophelia Redpath‘s The Lemur’s tale funny goings-on in a quayside home of a slightly eccentric naturalist keep being blamed on the family’s only child. Little does the Family Laruby know that a mischievous lemur is actually to blame. Having […]

Friendship up on high

Oh Dear, Geoffrey! by Gemma O’Neill is a tale of friendship, finding out about yourself and what suits you best. Geoffrey is a giraffe, keen to make friends. But when he reaches down low to say hello to the meerkats he stumbles, when he tries to make friends at the watering hole he slips and […]

Picture Book Month – win a bundle of books from around the world

**This giveaway is now closed. It was won by No. 48, Emma Walters ** Another lovely giveaway today as part of my celebrations for Picture Book Month! Today’s topic is Around the World and here’s what you could win: The bundle contains one copy of each of the following: Ebele’s Favourite: A Book of African […]

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