By Ash, Oak and Thorn – Melissa Harrison

By Ash, Oak and Thorn by Melissa Harrison

Whispers on the wind, the smudge of the unexplained in the corner of your eye, hearing the singing of the trees, the tingles of being a part of something greater in a place of awesome nature, some of us have it, some of us long for it, and for those of us, Melissa Harrison’s By … Continue reading By Ash, Oak and Thorn – Melissa Harrison

Little Spotlights: Mama Is It Summer Yet? Nikki McClure

Mama Is It Summer Yet? by Nikki McClure Group: Picture Books Published: Abrams 2010 Key Words: Papercut, Seasons, Mama Littlefae says I want a winter one. I really like it, the little ducklings are so cute. It tells the story from Winter and Spring Tinyfae says I like the little one...and I like ducks Mama … Continue reading Little Spotlights: Mama Is It Summer Yet? Nikki McClure

Notable Non-Fiction: RHS Lets Get Gardening: 30 Easy Projects for Children

✔️30 Days Wild- Gardening Books ✔️30 Days Wild- Outdoor Activities Books ✔️30 Days Wild- Wildlife Gardening ✔️30 Days Wild- Gardening This is a real team effort from DK Books and the Royal Horticultural Society looking to inspire children out into the garden and to reuse and recycle in the garden breathing new life into recyclables, … Continue reading Notable Non-Fiction: RHS Lets Get Gardening: 30 Easy Projects for Children

Faevorite: National Trust: Sunflower Shoots and Muddy Boots- Katherine Halligan & Grace Easton

✔️30 Days Wild- Gardening Books ✔️30 Days Wild- Outdoor Activities Books ✔️30 Days Wild- Wildlife Gardening ✔️30 Days Wild- Gardening This gorgeous little gardening primer has lots of ideas, introductory information and projects to get started whether you have only a windowsill, acres of land and anything in between. Packed with practical advice of how … Continue reading Faevorite: National Trust: Sunflower Shoots and Muddy Boots- Katherine Halligan & Grace Easton

The Boy who Grew Dragons – Andy Shepherd Illustrated by Sarah Ogilvie

This post is participating in #KidBookBingo organised and hosted by @AnnalieseAvery on Twitter. Every day there is an opportunity to post a review of the book of the day. We were late to this party as I originally wanted this to be something that Littlefae might read with me which is why I held out … Continue reading The Boy who Grew Dragons – Andy Shepherd Illustrated by Sarah Ogilvie