Tag Archive: Books

Jul 30

#GothGirlReadingClub with Come Round

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We were lucky enough to be a part of #GothGirlReadingClub this weekend thanks to ‘Come Round’, so I thought I would tell you a little about it. The kids were happy when the party pack arrived – mainly because it included two of their favourite things – Books and Baking! I was happy as nothing …

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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 08

Alphabet Photo – Z

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We have got to the end of the alphabet linky, so this week’s is Z.  I was chatting to Monkey this morning and asked him what words began with Z, his response was Zizzer-Zazzer-Zuzz; so here it is, Z is for Zizzer-Zazzer-Zuzz! We discovered the Zizzer-Zazzer-Zuzz in the Dr Suess ABC book. All four of us are …

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Mar 10

Competition: Tractor Ted

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You will have seen my review of Tractor Ted, well now it is your chance to win one of the new (doesn’t come out until mid-March) Easter Special Activity Book. Tractor Ted is a perfect companion for any tractor fan, he takes children in adventures within the real world! Here is what you could win …

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Mar 09

Tractor Ted Review

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Tractor Ted is a cartoon green tractor who stars in books and DVDs about farming and the countryside; he appears in real life footage and children can learn so much from it. Ted was created by two friends; Alexandra Heard (a mum to three) and David Horler (Farmer), whose children (like many others) have loved …

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Dec 04

Christmas Stories by Michael Morpurgo

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You already know that we are a family of book lovers, what you may not know is we have a book related Christmas Tradition. Every year we open one present from under the tree with the kids on Christmas Eve, that present is always a new book for us to read that evening to really …

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Aug 13

Angry Birds Books – Review

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We received an envelope this week that made the book worms very happy, it contained two books for them to get their noses into! Angry Birds is very popular. Although the kids have only played it a handful of times they still recognise the characters everywhere we go, and they love them!  They were very …

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Mar 18

Review of Look out Ladybird

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We are a house with a love of books, from before he was two Monkey would learn books from you reading them a couple of times and recite them back to you. The one thing everyone in the house has in common is a love of reading! That has meant that a big chunk of …

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Nov 19

Books for Stocking Fillers

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If you are looking for some books for your little one’s stockings this year I may have the answer!  Featuring some of children’s favourite characters, they are all from Egmont and are available at all good book retailers! Everything’s Rosie – The Last SnowBall  When Big Bear wakes up from his deep winter sleep, he’s …

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Feb 01

National Storytelling Week

As it is National Storytelling Week I thought I would share some of our favourite books we read with the littlies! Sing a Song of Bottoms! Jeanne Willis We sing this book with the children and it makes us all laugh, rhyming words about how each bottom is different but great! All Afloat Noah’s Boat …

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