Children’s books we’ve loved in October

Last month we read a lot of books about autumn and Halloween. I shared 7 inspiring autumn children’s books and 7 Halloween books for young children. We discovered the Winnie the witch…

Best books for babies and toddlers

Today I want to share with you some of the best books to read with babies and toddlers. I’ve heard people asking at what age they should introduce books to…

Ladybirds’ love books – September

We read a lot of picture books here so I thought I’d start a new monthly feature sharing the books we’re currently enjoying. I started the feature a couple of…

Book themed fancy dress costumes

On my daughter’s second day at school, she brought home a letter to say the following Friday was reading day and she should go dressed as her favourite book character.…

World pizza review

What if world peace was as easy to fix as feeding everyone pizza? Well in World pizza written by Cece Meng and illustrated by Ellen Shi, we find out how this…

5 fantastic books about starting school

Today I’m going to be sharing 5 of the best books about starting school and also a code for 10% off at Books and pieces (a fabulous online book shop).…

The Children’s Garden book review

This summer F has been learning about food and where it comes from at preschool. I’d love to grow lots of fruit and vegetables with her but with an active…

The case of the stinky stench review

Lady Pancake, Sir French Toast and the case of the stinky stench is a fun children’s book. Written by Josh Funk and illustrated by Brendan Kearney. We’ve been reading this…

Even superheroes have bad days book review

What happens when superheroes have bad days? Do they use their laser eyes to ignite forest fires? hurt people? destroy things? or throw trucks? If you want to find out then…

Little mouse’s big secret giveaway

Today I have 3 copies of Little Mouse’s big secret board book to giveaway. This is a sweet board book perfect for babies and toddlers. The illustrations are simple and…