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#PhotoChallenge: Liquid Ripples #MPBooks #Photography #Photo

Liquid Ripples on a river
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#BookReview: We’re Going on a Bear Hunt – Let’s Discover Birds #MPBooks

We're Going on a Bear hunt Let's discover Birds book coverTitle: We’re Going on a Bear Hunt: Let’s Discover Birds

Author: Andrea Cascardi

Publisher: Walker Books

Genre: Children’s activity book, non-fiction, nature

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Description: There’s so much to discover when you step into the wonderful world of birds!
Fun facts about red robins, swooping seagulls, golden eagles and more.
Top tips on bird-watching, identifying bird song and spotting favourite feathered friends.
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#PhotoChallenge: Inner City Clown #MPBooks #Photo #Photography #Art

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A Happy pigeon – smile © My Peacock Books
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The photo challenge for this week is the word smile and I can’t help but smile every time I see one of these guys in the town or city.  I know plenty of people see pigeons as pests but I’ll never forget the hoard of pigeons that flocked around me when I visited Trafalgar Square in London as a child.  Pigeons are banned from there these days but back then there were stalls set up that sold cups of seeds just so you could feed the delightful and often silly birds.

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#BookReview: Surprising Birds – Lift-the-flap Colours by élo #MPBooks

Surprising Birds book coverTitle: Surprising Birds: Lift-the-flap Colours

Author/Illustrator: élo

Publisher: Walker Books

Genre: Baby/Children’s board book, Learning

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Description: A red wing, an orange beak or a vibrant tail – all of these birds have a surprise in store, lift the flaps and learn about colours!

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#BookReview: A Busy Day for Birds by Lucy Cousins #MPBooks

A Busy Day for Birds book coverTitle: A Busy Day for Birds

Author/Illustrator: Lucy Cousins

Publisher: Walker Books

Genre: Young children’s, Animals

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Description: Can YOU be a bird? Yes, a bird!  Hooray!
Flap, hop, peck and sing along with lots and lots of busy birds in this fun action rhyming story by multi-award winning author Lucy Cousins.

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