Playing by the book

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

Pterosaurs, sweetcorn racing and zombie cockroaches: where great non-fiction can take you!

2014 sees the first crop of books by Red Shed (@RedShedBooks, Egmont‘s new dedicated non-fiction imprint for children and young people) hitting shelves across the UK. I Explore Digging for Dinosaurs and I Explore Under the Sea, both by written by Mike Goldsmith (@mj_goldsmith) and illustrated Kate Daubney (@kd_illustration) plus an advance copy of In […]

Fantastic Fiction for Kids – SHARKS!

Hello everybody and welcome to our second Fantastic Fiction for Kids post! I was so happy last week when I saw/read the ripples which spread out from Lynn’s post all about great truck books. It was especially exciting to hear from some of you who haven’t previously left a comment – *thank you*! This week’s […]

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