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“Grandad’s secret giant” by David Litchfield

David Litchfield is one of our top children’s picture book authors/illustrators, he creates such classic heart-warming stories. We particularly love “The bear and the piano” and “The Marvellous moon map”. “Grandad’s secret giant” is about a young boy called Billy and … Continue reading

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“Have you seen my giraffe?” by Michelle Robinson and Claire Powell.

“Have you seen my giraffe?” by Michelle Robinson and Claire Powell is a great classic picture book which will definitely make you smile! What would you do if you won a giraffe at the fun fair? Would your parents let … Continue reading

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Another classic picture book by Rob Biddulph “Sunk!”

Last week we were very excited to hear we had won a competition, we won a copy of “Sunk!” by Rob Biddulph and a pirate hat! When it arrived we straightaway sat down to read the book, Tom was particularly … Continue reading

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Wonderful picture book “The Lumberjack’s beard”

I recently saw “The Lumberjack’s beard” by Duncan Beedie in the book shop, when I picked it up and started to read, I immediately fell in love with this book! What a beautiful story which will definitely make you smile! … Continue reading

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“The bear who stared” by Duncan Beedie

“The bear who stared” is Duncan Beedie’s first picture book and what a great book it is! This book is about a bear who as the title suggests…… stares, but he only stares because is so inquisitive! He sees different … Continue reading

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Top book “Odd dog out”!

Hurray, “Odd dog out” by Rob Biddulph has finally arrived! Having loved “Blown away” and “Grrrrr!” we knew we were going to be in for a treat and we were not disappointed! What a fantastic story with the perfect mix of … Continue reading

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My new home-perfect picture book!

My New home by Martha Altes is a super sweet story for helping young children through a house move or a change in situation. The main character is a little Racoon who has moved to a new house and is … Continue reading

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