Tag Archive: Book

Oct 14

Diary of a Zombie Steve – Book Review

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I currently have a Minecraft obsessed 8-year-old in the house – Monkey has literally gone mad for it in recent weeks. So, on that note I jumped at the chance to have a look at ‘Diary of a Zombie Steve’ (An unofficial minecraft book) to tell you about what we think! The Book is the diary …

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Dec 30

Our 2015!

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I love blogging for many reasons; it gives me a chance to write – something I love to do and hope to do more of as I grow up! We have had the chance to try out some things we wouldn’t have thought of trying and we have been lucky enough to go places that …

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Nov 26

November Book Competition

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Another month – another book competition! This month’s prize is ‘The Stick Man’ written by the fabulous Julia Donaldson. We are massive fans of Julia and thinks her books are amazing, we have the stick man and it is one of our favourites! I wanted to offer a chance for you to win a copy …

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Oct 09

The Big Book of Monster Fun – Review

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Parragon Books was established in the late 1980s and they have gone from strength to strength; now they have more than just books in their range – they have gifts, stationary and activity books too. For the latest Book Buddy Review we were sent the ‘Big Book of Monster Fun’ to take a look at! So, …

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Jul 17

Reading with friends!

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As you may have gathered we really do love reading! It is a passion that all four of us share and something we do nearly everyday. Monkey and Mouse have been brought up from birth with books, Monkey had them read to him before he was on solid food and we loved to see him …

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Jul 02

June Book Competition – Tiddler

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Another book competition for you. The love of books here just keeps on growing and this was evident in the school reports this week with Monkey’s top area being reading – yay for him! We are fans of Julia Donaldson and her books, They are beautifully written and she has a great set of illustrators …

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May 31

May Book Competition

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I have mentioned before that I am involved with the organising and running of Nottingham Comic Con, I love the event as we have loads of fun and raise Money for great charities. For the May Book Competition I am giving away a copy of the ‘Where’s the Cheese?’ – a comic written and illustrated …

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May 16

April (Nearly) Book Competition – Peppa Pig

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Ok so I didn’t quite make running the book competition in April, so to make up for that there are two books on offer. One is a Peppa Pig story book  ‘School Bus Trip’ and the other is an activity book  ‘Peppa’s Playtime’ which includes dot-to-dots and doodles!  The first book feature a typically great …

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May 15

Parragon Book Review – Growl with the Animals

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Parragon do such a wide variety of books and our book-case certainly looks better for having a range of Parragon books on it. This month we were sent ‘Growl with the Animals‘ through book buddies. It is a big, bright and beautiful book with 10 sound buttons to go with the lovely pictures.  The book …

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Mar 28

March Book Competition

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At the beginning of the year I said I was going to try and run a book competition at least once a month. This one has been slightly delayed due to that nasty bug but I am managing to do the third one just in time to make it March’s book competition! Frozen fever has …

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