Tag Archives: thoughtful reading

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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“My stinky new school” by Rebecca Elliott

Today we were in the library and we spotted this great book “My stinky new school” by Rebecca Elliott, it is a great book to share with children who are transitioning into a new school. It talks about the anxieties … 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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A child of books by Oliver Jeffers

Oliver Jeffers is one of my favourite children’s authors and “A child of books” is another example of why I love his writing and illustrations. “A child of books” is a collaboration between Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston. It is a really … Continue reading

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Beautiful book “The bear and the piano”.

“The bear and the piano” by David Litchfield is a wonderful picture book. When I first read this book it brought a tear to my eye! The story starts with a bear cub who finds a piano in the forest, … Continue reading

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