Reviews

Zookeeper Zoe – a clever eye check storybook from Boots Opticians

Today sees the launch of Zookeeper Zoe, a clever eye check storybook from Boots Opticians.  Zookeeper Zoe tells the story of a little girl who loves animals and wants to…

Review – My Giant Fairy Tale Activity Book

Is it a storybook? Is it a colouring book? Is it a puzzle book? My Giant Fairy Tale Activity Book, our latest Book Buddy book from Parragon Books, is a…

Review – The Gruffalo’s Child

The Mummy – she said that maybe we should See the Gruffalo’s Child – she’d heard it was good Why not? Why not? It’ll be a nice treat The price…

Review and giveaway – Akane: Last of the Orions

I have a confession to make. When reading books, I frequently get a little bored in the middle and flick ahead to find out how the book ends before deciding…

Review – Fire Station Activity Book and Playset

Trying to keep the girls occupied on cold, grey and rainy January days when going outside is just not inviting can be quite a challenge at times. Books and imaginative…

Review – Amazing Pages personalised children’s books

Both my girls love books and having stories read to them. We have a few personalised books which are amongst Jessica’s favourites – she loves seeing the cartoonised versions of…

Review: The Night Before Christmas

“’Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse…” Just hearing those first two lines of Clement C. Moore’s classic…

Review and giveaway: Miffy book collection from The Book People

I love introducing my two girls to collections of books that I enjoyed as a child and The Book People is one of my favourite bookseller sites for finding various…

Gro Light night light review and giveaway

Like many small children, my two girls aren’t too keen on going to sleep in the dark. We used to get around this by leaving the hall light on and…

Review: The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen

Sitting and reading fairy tales at bedtime is a magical part of childhood. The fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen are among those stories which I fondly remember from my…