Picture Books for Halloween

Halloween is just around the corner and to help us get into the spirit we have been reading our favourite spooky picture books and put them together for you in this special Halloween post. Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, published by Macmillan Children's Books First up is one of the most read books in our... Continue Reading →

Picture Books for Passover

The Jewish festival of Passover falls in the spring and celebrates the Jewish people being freed from slavery in Egypt. The story of Passover tells us that when the Jews left Egypt they left in such a hurry they didn’t have time to let their bread rise. Instead, they ate unleavened bread called matzah. The... Continue Reading →

Picture Books for Halloween

Halloween is the perfect time to indulge in some spooky picture books to get us in the mood for trick or treating. Here's a few of our favourites. Funnybones by Janet and Allan Ahlberg published by Puffin Books. A true classic that has stood the test of time with its iconic first and last lines, Funnybones is the story... Continue Reading →

Picture books about starting school

Starting school is one of the biggest milestones in a little person's life and we are approaching it, as always, with the help of picture books. Here's a selection of some of the books we've been enjoying. Usborne First Experiences - Going to School by Anne Civardi, illustrated by Stephen Cartwright. Published by Usborne. The... Continue Reading →

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