Itchy Scritchy Scratchy Pants Steve Smallman & Elina Ellis

This ridiculously silly story of Vikings in search of knitted underwear has brought great delight and mirth and is fantastic for showcasing (and studying) a different approach to rhyming patterns and rhythm. A group of 5 Vikings have had their paints blown off in a battle and the knitted knicker shop is out of stock... … Continue reading Itchy Scritchy Scratchy Pants Steve Smallman & Elina Ellis

The Girl Who Speaks Bear- Sophie Anderson

I’m a huge fan of Sophie Anderson’s writing, her debut The House With Chicken Legs is a soul-shifting experience that has cemented Sophie’s lyrical writing as one of my favourites. So, earlier this year, when Sophie tease-revealed the inspirations, title and setting of The Girl Who Speaks Bear and we were not just returning to … Continue reading The Girl Who Speaks Bear- Sophie Anderson