*NEW* FANTASTIC PICTURE BOOK SET – ONLY £21.99!

Save over £77 on a brand new Picture Book Gift Set (while stocks last – be quick if you’re interested!) From classic fairy tales to favourite nursery rhymes, young readers are sure to love this brand new collection which has been presented in a sturdy slipcase. Follow Cinderella’s carriage as she heads…

The Memory Chronicles – Giveaway

Level 2 is the first in The Memory Chronicles and I couldn’t put it down. A great book for young adults and adults, no matter what genre they enjoy. You can see my review and enter the giveaway here THE STORY EXPLORERS CLUB – BOOKSHOP      

Creative Writing – Help your child write their own story!

The Story Explorers Club is passionate about children writing their own story! Whether they want to write a story or write to help them deal with their feelings, we’re hoping as The Story Explorers Club develops we can help children achieve this. Usborne Books already have four books that help children write their own…

Do babies only see black and white?

At birth, your baby sees only in black and white and shades of gray. taken from: http://www.allaboutvision.com/parents/infants.htm Click on the link above to find out more about how a baby’s sight develops. Usborne publishing have developed a range of baby books that will help to stimulate their tiny minds. Here’s two of my…

Did you get a lie-in this morning?

So it’s Saturday morning and if you’re still in bed by 8am, you’re lucky 🙂 Parents across the country have had their kids poking their eyes, picking their noses or twisting their lips. Kids have pleaded, begged, shouted, bounced on beds to shoehorn their parents out of bed! Mine this morning was, ‘I’m hhhhuuunnnngggggrrryyyy’….

Gorgeous Bedtime Stories

Did you realise that a third of parents never read to their kids before bed? The article I found this information from also states that child psychologist, Dr. Richard Woolfson stresses that storytime before bed can benefit everyone. (This was taken from http://www.mirror.co.uk/lifestyle/family/reading-your-children-5-top-5145974)   You can read more from Dr. Richard Woolfson and his…

Usborne’s New Titles for October!

Usborne Publishing are always searching for innovative and exciting projects and every month they bring out some new titles! Look at what is going on this month! If you’d like to know more about any of the books in the pictures below, just send me a message and I’ll send you the details. There’s…

Why I’ve set-up ‘The Story Explorers Club’!

The Story Explorers Club’s mission: To help build awareness of the importance of reading and writing, not just for educational purposes, but for children’s personal development; by encouraging them to express their feelings through creative writing and reading which in turn allows them to build on their self-esteem and self-confidence. Combining my MA…