Category Archives: season books

“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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Great ideas book “101 Things for Kids to do outside” by Dawn Isaac.

Last Spring I decided I would like a book with ideas of things to do with children outside- I borrowed several different books from the library but my favourite was definitely “101 Things for Kids to do outside” by Dawn … Continue reading

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“Peely Wally” a lovely simple Spring book for younger readers!

“Peely Wally” by Kali Stileman is a lovely simple book for younger children to read at this time of the year with a decorated egg and a bird hatching out of it, perfect for Spring! The story is about a … Continue reading

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Winter books!!!

We love watching the changing seasons and love to embrace all wonder each season brings! Children learn through books so I like to have some general season books around the home as well ones about specific seasons. Here are favourite winter books: … Continue reading

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Robin’s Winter song

“Robin’s winter song” by Suzanne Barton is a wonderful gentle picture book which starts in autumn and moves through to Spring. The story is about a Robin who hears winter is coming but he is not sure what winter is. Robin’s … Continue reading

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My top ten Christmas picture books!

So many wonderful Christmas picture books! Here are my top ten: 1.       The snowman by Raymond Briggs 2.       Stick Man by Julia Donaldson 3.       Kipper’s Christmas eve by Mick Inkpen 4.       The night before Christmas by Clement C Moore 5.       … Continue reading

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The Christmas Eve tree!

The Christmas Eve tree by Delia Huddy is a wonderful story of hope which brought a lump to my throat when I was reading it! The story begins in a forest where a small fir tree is blown sideways and … Continue reading

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