Book Review – How To Catch A Star

How to Catch a Star By Oliver Jeffers

Once there was a boy and the boy loved stars very much. Every night the boy watched the stars from his window and wished he had one of his very own.

This is a story about a boy and a star by the super popular and incredibly clever – Mr Oliver Jeffers. It is actually my first ever Oliver Jeffers book and I completely understand why he is so super duper popular and publishing books all around the world – This book is beautiful and wonderful and really quite funny too. I enjoyed pretty much everything about it.

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Book Review – Not Quite Narwhal

By Jessie Sima

I have had such a run of great books to review in the last few weeks. This is up there with one of my favourites. It is another one that I first noticed floating around on instagram, and I should really start giving instagram more credit, because my gosh – this book is fantastic.

The cover is what initially drew me into this beauty.

A unicorn… maybe some rainbows… a little bubble helmet.

Yes. Please.

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Ten Children’s Books That Will Suit the WHOLE Family

Family bookcases can quite the surreal place with all kinds of books hiding between the shelves. What do you see when you look at your own family bookcase? You might have a range of board books for little bubs, a million different ‘that’s not my’ books, chapter books, adult books etc.

If you have got kids of a varying ages, or students of different reading levels, it can be hard to keep up with what everyone is reading. Whatever you do, just don’t let any of them get ahold of your secret copy of ‘Go The F*** To Sleep’.

From classic bedtime stories, to books so fresh off the printer, their ink has barely dried – check out this list I have compiled below to get some ideas for books that will suit the whole family!

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