Grumpy Monkey – Suzanne Lang, illustrated by Max Lang, Random House, (9780553537864), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture Book What did you like about the book? One day Jim Panzee, a chimpanzee, wakes in a bad mood: “The sun was too bright, the sky was too […]
Very happy to share news of this exciting range of early readers from Maverick Children’s Books more details click here.
“Child Safety Week is run by Child Accident Prevention Trust to raise awareness of the risks of child accidents and how they can be prevented. They provide a range of resources to help practitioners run local activities and events and promote safety messages in a fun and engaging way.” We’re looking forward to supporting their campaign by sharing details about how to get involved. Click here to access to a free action pack for lots of ideas about how engage with parents and families in your area.
Storytelling and Story-Reading in Early Years Mary Medlicott Jessica Kingsley Publishers That Mary Medicott, herself a professional storyteller and trainer, is passionate about the power of story is evident in this her latest book. Like myself she believes that story time is for young children THE most important learning experience we offer them and should […]
Llama Llama Loves to Read – Anna Dewdney and Reed Duncan, illustrated by J.T. Morrow, Viking, (9780670013975), 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture Book What did you like about the book? This book in the beloved Llama Llama series is a […]
Poe Won’t Go – Written by Kelly DiPucchio, Illustrated by Zachariah Ohora, Disney Hyperion, (9781484790595), 2018 Format: Paperback galley Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? A huge sad elephant named Poe is sitting smack dab in the middle of the road […]
AdoraBULL Alison Donald and Alex Willmore Maverick Arts Publishing Alison Donald and Alex Willmore have created a lovely book based on a misunderstanding by one of the main characters. Tom and Alfred are the best of friends sharing everything and totally inseparable until Tom starts school, leaving Alfred with little to do but remain at […]