Children’s Book Review: Rain Before Rainbows

AD | Post contains gifted items and affiliate links (marked with *)  This week’s children’s book review is all about Rain Before Rainbows by Smriti Halls and David Litchfield. It was published by Walker Books and can be purchased on Amazon* and was recently voted as one of the best children’s books by product comparison site MyPriceGuide. A girl and her companion fox travel together from a place of loss and despair, through uncertain times, towards the hope of colour, light and life. Along the way, they find friends to guide and support them. Together,

Children’s Book Review: Mother and Daughter Dress Up Dolls – Fashion From Long Ago

AD | Post contains gifted items and affiliate links (marked with *)  This week’s children’s book review is all about Mother and Daughter Dress Up Dolls – Fashion From Long Ago by Gracie Swan and Felicity French. The book was published by Nosy Crow and it can be purchased on Amazon*. In this beautiful, hardback book, children can dress up dolls and learn about fashion through the ages. Press out the 8 mother and daughter dolls, attach their foot stands, then pick which of the 40 historical outfits to put them in, using the easy

Children’s Book Review: What Are Little Girls Made Of?

AD | Post contains gifted items and affiliate links (marked with *)  This week’s children’s book review is all about What Are Little Girls Made Of?, nursery rhymes for feminist times, by Jeanne Willis and Isabelle Follath. The book was published by Nosy Crow and it can be purchased on Amazon*. Think you know your favourite classic nursery rhymes? Read this hilarious picture book with a feminist twist and think again! In this witty reworking of popular nursery rhymes, Georgie Porgie doesn’t dare to make the girls cry, Little Bo-Peep’s sheep are all present and correct, thank

Children’s Book Review: What A Lucky Day

AD | Post contains gifted items and affiliate links (marked with *)  This week’s children’s book review is all about What A Lucky Day by Jashaw Awan. It was published by Norton Young Readers and it can be purchased on Amazon*. Four animals make their way to the lake, hoping they’ll be lucky enough to catch some fish for dinner. To their dismay they arrive at the pier at the same time and each one worries that the others will wreck their day-the stork thinks he’s got bad luck now that the black cat has crossed

Children’s Book Review: Wanda’s Words Got Stuck

AD | Post contains gifted items and affiliate links (marked with *)  This weekend’s children’s book review is all about Wanda’s Words Got Stuck by Lucy Rowland and Paula Bowles. It was published by Nosy Crow and it can be purchased on Amazon*. A magic-filled rhyming picture book, perfect for any child who feels anxious about talking. Wanda the witch is so shy she can’t talk! No matter how hard she tries, the words won’t come out. But when another nervous little witch called Flo joins her class, it seems that Wanda’s not the only

Children’s Book Review: Find Tom In Time – Ming Dynasty China

AD | Includes gifted item and affiliate links (marked with *)  This week’s children’s book review is all about Find Tom In Time – Ming Dynasty China by Fatti Burke. It was published by Nosy Crow and it can be purchased on Amazon*. Tom’s not only lost in time, he’s lost his cat, too! Can you find Tom and his naughty cat, Digby, on every page? Packed with detailed artwork, fascinating ancient Chinese facts and over 100 other things to find – from a misbehaving ox to someone using an abacus – lose yourself in

Children’s Book Review: We’re Going On A Pumpkin Hunt

AD | Post contains gifted items and affiliate links (marked with *)  With Halloween just around the corner I wanted to show you an awesome book today, We’re Going On A Pumpkin Hunt by Goldie Hawk and Angie Rozelaar. It was published by Nosy Crow and it can be purchased on Amazon*. Fun and spooky reimagining of the American folk song, We re Going on a Bear Hunt. Three children are hunting for the perfect pumpkin to take trick or treating. But first, they ve got to get through the sticky spiders webs, the flapping

Children’s Book Review: This Is A Dog

AD | Includes gifted item and affiliate links (marked with *)  This week’s children’s book review is all about This Is A Dog by Ross Collins. It was published by Nosy Crow and it can be purchased on Amazon*. A hilarious paperback picture book from the award-winning, bestselling author and illustrator, Ross Collins, about a mischevious dog who steals the limelight. Uh-oh! An excitable (but very loveable) dog has found his way into this First Animals book and he will NOT let any of the other animals take their turn. Dogs are far more important,