Inspiring Young Readers
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe posted on 17 Jan 2021
I have written before on this site about the fact that, as a child, I never read any of the books that are regularly cited as classics ...
New Shoes, Red Shoes posted on 14 Jan 2021
Buying new shoes is not something that I particularly enjoy but I know that a trip to the shoe shop can be an exciting experience for young children.
Flat Stanley posted on 11 Jan 2021
I have always loved this hilarious story about a young boy, Stanley Lambchop, who makes the best of an unfortunate accident.
Albert Johnson and the Buns of Steel posted on 07 Jan 2021
Albert Johnson come from a family of bakers. Not just any bakers but the very best Master Bakers ...
The Humiliations of Welton Blake posted on 03 Jan 2021
If you pluck up the courage to ask your dream girl out on a date - and she says yes – then you’ve every reason to believe life is good ...
The Ghost Garden posted on 31 Dec 2020
It’s the summer of 1914 and the country teeters on the brink of war – although the children of Long Barrow House don’t know at this point ...
Max and Xam posted on 22 Dec 2020
I wonder how many adults can remember their friends from when they were small?
I’m NOT a MOUSE! posted on 17 Dec 2020
I love the way that this book's cover gives the reader so much information.
Maverick Early Readers – a selection from the Turquoise Band posted on 14 Dec 2020
I genuinely look forward to receiving a new batch of Early Readers from this impressive publisher.
Best Friends, Busy Friends posted on 09 Dec 2020
In my opinion, there can never be enough picture books about the subject of friends.