Playing by the book

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

Exploring the world with kids

There are few illustrated books that offer up so many dreams as atlases. For me, maps offer possibilities, adventures, intrigue, even if all you ever do with them is enjoy them whilst siting in a comfy armchair at home. I want to share this dreamland, this interest in exploring, this fascination with the world and […]

A day on the buses and books for baby

Do you know anyone who’s expecting a baby soon? If the answer is yes, then forego another babygro and give the new baby a book – baby and parents will get much more enjoyment out of the gift, and it may even stay with them their whole life But what book to give? Peepo! and […]

Flying high with a yellow balloon

Iris on Books is one of my favourite blogs for reviews of fiction for adults. Iris tends to review classics and forgotten classics, books about and written by women, with a focus that I particularly like on world literature. For the month of June, Iris (who happens to be Dutch by birth but currently living […]

« go backkeep looking »
  • Coming soon – new adventures

  • Categories