Category Archives: Great reads

Unicorn fans?? “Thelma the unicorn” by Aaron Blabey

“Thelma the unicorn” by Aaron Blabey is a great unicorn story with a great message about accepting who we are. This story is about Thelma, a horse who wished she was a unicorn. Thelma’s best friend Otis, likes Thelma just … Continue reading

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“The new small person” by Lauren Child

Lauren Child has just be made Children’s laureate, so well deserved! We love her books and “The new small person” is no exception, what a sweet true to life story which a lot of children will be able to relate … Continue reading

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“The Thing” by Simon Puttock

At the weekend I read “The Thing” by Simon Puttock and Daniel Egneus a great clever picture book that will make you think! One day “a thing” falls from the sky, four animal friends discover it. The animals start to … Continue reading

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Dog picture books!

We were recently sent a couple of dog themed books which we have been enjoying and it has inspired us to share some of our favourite doggy picture books! “Dog on wheels” by Gillian McClure This book is about a … Continue reading

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“Daddy’s sandwich” a book celebrating Dad’s!

Are you looking for a book to read around Father’s day? Last week in the library we found this book “Daddy’s sandwich” by Pip Jones and Laura Hughes such a cute simple story celebrating Dad’s! The story is about a … Continue reading

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An important book “The journey”

Today I read the book “The journey” by Francesca Sanna for the first time, what an amazing important book to share with our children! It is a book I will not forget! “The journey” tells the story of a family … Continue reading

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Supertato to the rescue!

Sue Hendra is one of our favourite authors, when Tom was little I remember reading “Barry the fish with fingers” over and over again to him! Also “Norman, the slug with the silly shell” is one of my top ten … Continue reading

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