Review: Extraordinary

Extraordinary is a stunning book about something that everyone can relate to and appreciate at the moment – finding the magic in every day.

Read More »

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.

Read More »

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!

Read More »

Book Review – Roo The Roaring Dinosaur, Best Playday Ever!

Written by David Bedford, Illustrations by Mandy Stanley. Published by Simon and Schuster.

There can never enough stories about friendships in children’s books – and this one is adorable. Especially as the friendship is between a little dinosaur and a polar bear.

Roo is a happy little dinosaur who is content just chilling on his little dinosaur island when Erik the polar bear rocks up on his ice berg. The two become fast friends and go on an adventure together.

Read More »