Playing by the book

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

Golidlocks and the most gorgeous book

In an age where you can get book apps which literally sing and dance on the device of your choice, I get a very special thrill when I discover a paper-based book which really embraces its physicality and oozes beauty and charm with an certain, unbeatable huggability. Goldilocks by Allan Ahlberg and Jessica Ahlberg is […]

Fishing for words

[In fishing for words I seem to have caught rather a lot - this is quite a long post so please enjoy with a nice cup of tea or coffee!] M has been learning to read at school since November. It’s been a delight and a source of amazement to me to see her skill […]

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