Title: We’re Going on a Bear Hunt: Let’s Discover Bugs
Author: Andrea Cascardi
Publisher: Walker Books
Genre: Children’s activity book – Colouring, Stickers, things to do
Description: There’s so much to discover when you step into the wonderful world of bugs!
Fun facts about common flies, mighty beetles, beautiful butterflies and more.
Top tips on bug-finding, packing for an adventure and where to go.
Recipes, games and colour-in-your-own sticker activities.Read More »
Description: Where would the world be without Judy Moody?
Learning about the destruction of the rainforest puts Judy in the mood to whip the planet into shape. Someone needs to save the world, and she’s the girl to do it!
The adventures of Judy Moody are sure to put you into a very Judy Moody mood!Read More »
Title: One Heart: A book about the special bond between mothers and daughters
Author/Illustrator: Marina Gioti
English translation (from Greek): Mika Provata-Carlone
Publisher: Marina Gioti
Genre: Children’s picture book/ Picture book
Description: The idea for this book came from a letter I wrote to my daughter when she was only two years old. As the relationship between a mother and a daughter often goes through hell and high water at around about the time of adolescence, I wanted her to remember that, no matter what, I would always be there beside her, her guardian angel, her greatest supporter.
“One Heart” is dedicated to the long sequence of women who alternate in the role of mother and daughter. It is a book about everything we would like to say to our daughters and to our mothers but often put off for another time, a time that never comes…Read More »
Another month and more book post from the lovely people at Walker Books. This month’s book haul is a bit of a bumper YA haul with lots to read including an exciting second book of a series but there’s a bit of everything for children too. So let’s see what I received. First the books for kids:
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.
Recipes, craft projects and colour-in sticker activities.Read More »
Title: Uncle Shawn and Bill and the Pajimminy-Crimminy Adventure (Uncle Shawn and Bill #2)
Author: A. L. Kennedy
Illustrator: Gemma Correll
Publisher: Walker Books
Genre: Children’s/middle grade fiction, Humour
Description: Uncle Shawn needs rescuing. The evil Dr P’Klawz wants to squish all the Unusualness out of the world. And he’s noticed that Uncle shawn is quite Unusual, Pajimminy-Crimminy Unusual, in fact.
Thank goodness Badger Bill won’t let anything bad happen to his best friend! He’s never rescued anyone before, but he’s not alone. he has four arguing llamas, a pirate boy, an invisible girl and lots of spiders to help him. what could possibly go wrong?Read More »