Tag: Book Review

I love you Alfie Cub – Review

We have a new addition to the book drawer in the house. It is ‘I love you Alfie cub’ from Parragon. ‘Alfie Cub has new baby sisters and he thinks they’ve used up all of Mommy’s love! But little Alfie is determined to find her some more. So off he goes through the wood to …

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Parragon Books – The Carrot Cake Catastrophe – Review

The kids and I recently made a carrot cake, it was lovely and we really enjoy baking together. A few days after a new book arrived from Parragon – The Carrot Cake Cake Catastrophe.  The kids couldn’t wait to have a read!  Now I know you shouldn’t judge a book by it’s cover but this …

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The NIght Before Christmas – A Review

Monkey and Mouse are both really getting in the Christmas Spirit, in fact if tonight is anything to go by, I think Father Christmas may be waiting until the early hours of the morning before he can deliver anything! Each evening in the run up we have been watching a Christmassy film or reading a …

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Parragon Book Review

Now it is November, I know everyone is looking for ideas for Christmas! So I thought I would share these two books. Both are from Parragon and both are definitely worth considering! Wakey Wakey Big Brown Bear “Big Brown Bear doesn’t want to go to bed – he’ll miss Autumn, with its crunchy leaves, and …

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One Starry Night – Book review

You know we love books, and you know we love reading at bedtimes, in fact we love reading anytime of the day, it is just me who prefers bedtime reading as it feels more snuggly! One Starry Night is a pretty book, the cover alone is a great picture of Hedgehog in his felt hat …

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Book Review – Talking to Terrorists

I was sent the book ‘Talking to Terrorists: A Personal Journey from the IRA to Al Qaeda’ by Peter Taylor from WHSmith to review Well I have to be honest, when the book arrived, I thought it probably wasn’t my thing at all, although I love ‘real life’ books, this looked a little too real life …

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Memoirs of a fruitcake – Review

I am not a Chris Evans fan, I mean in that I am not a big follower of his, I don’t dislike him, I used to watch and enjoy ‘Don’t forget your toothbrush’ and ‘TFI’ and I have thought he is a bit of a fruitcake, you know I probably wouldn’t have read his book …

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Hungrupmtious Blumpf – Review

The Hungrumptious Blumf is a book of poetry written by Conrad Bundekin for Children My son ‘legs’ is not quite three yet, so he is a bit young to be reading this book on his own, but was very happy for me to read it to him! He often repeated the words and questioned what …

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Review – Man in the white suit

I love reading, but to be honest I don’t get the time to read as much as I would like! I love books and can read most genres but my favourite has to be things that are true life, biographies, life stories – anything that tells you about people! So when Whsmith offered to send …

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