I Don’t Want To Be Quiet! Laura Ellen Anderson

I don’t want to be quiet by Laura Ellen Anderson

We are huge fans of Laura Ellen Anderson in this house but Oh I Don't want to be Quiet is truly a joyous and wonderful book. It also offers a soothing thought to those who may be struggling with Children's exuberance anyway but especially in light of the current self distancing, self isolation and home educating … Continue reading I Don’t Want To Be Quiet! Laura Ellen Anderson

Kawaii Valentine Bonus- You Complete Me by Thomas Elliott

Ok first of all this is not a romance themed book, this is a children's book blog and last year I posted a lovely selection of Love in Picture Books And I think a lot of that still stands strong so this year I thought I would just add a little sweet bonus of a … Continue reading Kawaii Valentine Bonus- You Complete Me by Thomas Elliott

Planet Omar 2: Unexpected Super Spy Zanib Mian illustrated by Nasaya Mafaridik

I loved Planet Omar: Accidental Trouble Magnet for its loving #ownvoices immersion in a British Pakistani family adapting to life in a new town, new job, new school and new neighbourhood, some good, some mean but ultimately kindness, empathy and friendship prevail it was one of my favourite highly-illustrated books of the year, so when … Continue reading Planet Omar 2: Unexpected Super Spy Zanib Mian illustrated by Nasaya Mafaridik

Flights of Fancy- Stories, Pictures and Inspiration from Ten Children’s Laureates

This book is a collaborative project between the ten Children’s Laureates as of 2019; Quentin Blake, Anne Fine, Michael Morpurgo, Jacqueline Wilson, Michael Rosen, Julia Donaldson, Anthony Browne, Malorie Blackman, Chris Riddell and Lauren Child. It is an outstanding book and an absolute goldmine for understanding the various routes of creativity and inspiring children to … Continue reading Flights of Fancy- Stories, Pictures and Inspiration from Ten Children’s Laureates