Playing by the book

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

How the world works…

In my mini series reviewing the books shortlisted for the Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize 2011 next up is How The World Works by Christiane Dorion and Beverley Young A pop-up book covering a wealth of ground, How The World Works is a tremendous introduction to topics as diverse as the solar system, evolution, […]

Books for families in Christchurch, New Zealand

*Thank you to all who have been involved with this program. We are still looking for families to donate books but this has now closed to new families from Christchurch. Our thoughts are with all Cantabrians at this time, Kia Kaha!* Last Wednesday morning I woke, probably like you, to the news of the huge […]

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