A Scarf and a Half – a book review

A Scarf and a Half is today’s new book selection from Maverick Arts Publishing.  Written by Amanda Brandon and illustrated by Catalina Echeverri, this is a humourous picture book about a frantic knitter called Granny Mutton and her grandson Little Lionel.

A Scarf and A Half

Granny Mutton loves knitting but she doesn’t know when to stop.  She knits her grandson Little Lionel a scarf to keep him warm, but she knits and knits!

That’s not a scarf, that’s a scarf and a half!

Poor Little Lionel is rather disappointed when he opens the big present, he thinks he’s got a new football but instead it’s a massive scarf.  He’s not impressed, scarves just aren’t fun!

A Scarf and a Half

Luckily for Little Lionel his friends have mall got great imaginations and come up with all sorts of fun things to do with A Scarf and a Half.  Little Lionel soon realises what a great present his Scarf and a Half is and that he has a rather wonderful Granny too.

Priced at £6.99 this is a charming tale that any child will giggle at.

Disclaimer:  we were sent this book in exchange for an honest review

About Over 40 and a Mum to One

I'm a Mum in my late 40′s with a 7 year old son. I had a busy life in Export Sales before my Monkey came along, but decided to become a stay at home Mum once he arrived. Now I enjoy writing my own family lifestyle and travel blog. sharing the adventures that we have as Monkey makes his journey through school.We have a cat called Brewster who makes appearances and I’m a mad Ferrari Formula 1 fan, so that expect to hear about as each season unfolds.We love reviewing toys, games and books and would love the opportunity to look at anything that fits in with our family lifestyle. We are always out and about and offering an insight on the places we visit, with a passion for nature thrown in for good measure.If you like what you read please leave me a comment, I love to hear from people, and always try to reply. Enjoy the read.

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