Category Archives: Winter books

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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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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The crow’s tale

We have fallen in love with the story “The crow’s tale” by Naomi Howarth and of course the message it tells! The story is inspired by a Lenni Lenape Native American Legend. This story is set in the depths of … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year picture books

It is nearly Chinese New Year! Here are a few books that celebrate the Chinese culture: Chopsticks by Jon Berkeley is a story set in Hong Kong on a floating Chinese restaurant. On the floating restaurant lives a mouse called … Continue reading

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