Playing by the book

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

And the winners are…

Marjorie from Paper Tigers who won the auction for the handmade cherry blossom brooch and Sarah Beaman who won the raffle for the signed copy of Brian Wildsmith’s Animal Gallery with ticket no. 3. Marjorie and Sarah – please look out for an email from me! Thankyou to everyone who took part in our fundraising […]

Win a signed copy of Brian Wildsmith’s Animal Gallery!

This fundraiser is now closed To raise a little more for victims of the Japan Quake, I’m offering you a chance to win a brand new, signed paperback copy of Brian Wildsmith’s Animal Gallery. Rather than an auction, I’m offering this as a raffle. Here’s how to enter: Go to GlobalGiving.co.uk (United Kingdom) or GlobalGiving.org […]

Bookish ways to help Japan

There are lots of book-related initiatives taking place to help raise funds for victims of the Japan Quake. Take your pick of those below and choose one to support. Authors for Japan 150 different book related auctions all housed under one roof. Lots of opportunities to get proofs critiqued and to win signed copies of […]

keep looking »
  • If you love children’s literature you should join…

  • Support your local (UK) bookshop!

  • Categories