Book Review: Pirate Pug — Red Reading Hub

 

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Pirate Pug Laura James and Eglantine Ceulemans Bloomsbury Children’s Books Their latest adventure sees Pug and Lady Miranda holidaying in Pebbly Bay. They’re just preparing to indulge themselves in a hotel breakfast of some rather yummy jam tarts when in through the window flies a parrot. Showing a distinct lack of interest in the tasty […]

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Gecko — Youth Services Book Review

Gecko by Raymond Huber, illustrated by Brian Lovelock, Candlewick Press, 9780763698850, 2019 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? Absolutely stunning artwork combines facts about geckos with an exciting story about a day in the life of one little reptile. Bold, realistic watercolor […]

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Emily Green’s Garden — Red Reading Hub

Emily's Green Garden

Emily Green’s Garden Penny Harrison and Megan Forward New Frontier Publishing Emily Green’s house is perfectly lovely, so too is her busy bustling street. It’s the epitome of tidiness; likewise her house. Emily however is tired of all this; she longs for opportunities to be playful, creative and messy. One day she discovers a small […]

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Peppa Pig and the Career Day ~ Youth Services Book Review

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Peppa Pig and the Career Day – Candlewick Entertainment, 9781536203448, 2018 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book? Peppa is back with a fun ‘Career Day at school’ story. There are lively colorful illustrations and a coloring poster hidden on the back […]

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Book Review: Oskar Can … ~ Red Reading Hub

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Oskar Can … Britta Teckentrup Prestel This blog has been a fan of Oskar, Britta’s little raven character from his first appearance a couple of years ago. Now he’s back in a celebration of all the things he can do. His achievements are diverse and beautifully visualised in a series of very amusing scenes of […]

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Youth Services Book Review: Benji, the Bad Day and Me

Benji the bad day and me

Benji, the Bad Day and Me by Sally J. Pla, illustrated by Ken Min. Lee & Low Books, 9781620143452, 2018. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? Sammy is having the worst day ever and when he gets home, soaking […]

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Early childhood provision: are we moving forward, backward – or both? — IOE LONDON BLOG

Helen Penn. The Labour party manifesto brings in a new policy on early education and childcare. It extends the government’s 30 hours of free childcare programme to the parents of all two-, three- and four-year-olds and improves the training of childcare workers. How new or radical is this policy? Can it deliver? In my new […]

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