Book review

The Giving Tree By Shel Silverstein

November 21, 2017

  I actually can’t believe we haven’t (until now) reviewed this absolute classic. The Giving Tree is such a beautiful book and when I recently…

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The Pigeon Needs a Bath! by Mo Willems

November 07, 2017

  We have featured ‘The Pigeon Needs a Bath’ on our website a long time ago, but we’re revisiting it this week because our current…

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I Must Have Bobo By Eileen Rosenthal

October 31, 2017

  When my husband was young, he had a security blanket named Bobo; now our son has his own security blanket named Blankie. When I…

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Ada Twist, Scientist By Andrea Beaty

October 24, 2017

  Some time ago we reviewed Rosie Revere, Engineer and we loved that book so much that we thought it was high time we review…

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I Wish You More By Amy Krouse Rosenthal

October 17, 2017

  A beautiful book for anyone who wants to express how much somebody means to them. Summary: There is no ‘story’, as such, to this…

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This is a ball By Beck and Matt Stanton

October 10, 2017

This is a ball was recognised as a ‘Notable Book’ at The Children’s Book of the Year Awards. The cover proclaims this to be a…

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Busting By Aaron Blabey

October 03, 2017

  This week, we’re taking a break from the more serious, though-provoking books we’ve reviewed lately and having a look at a book that is…

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You Can Do It, Bert! By Ole Konnecke

September 26, 2017

  You Can Do It, Bert! is such a gorgeous, simple story about a bird who does what he says he’s going to, even though…

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You’re Mean, Lily Jean By Frieda Wishinsky

September 19, 2017

  If you are looking for a book to start a conversation about how to be a good friend, look no further! Summary: Carly and…

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Henny By Elizabeth Rose Stanton

September 12, 2017

  This is a story that reminds us of the importance of accepting ourselves, just as we are, and finding ways to work with our…

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