A Life in Pictures

A Life in Pictures

Over the holidays Monkey and I have enjoyed looking through a rather marvellous hardback book called A Life in Pictures by Michael Foreman. Published by Pavilion Books in November 2015 this book gives us a fascinating insight into the life of the acclaimed illustrator through his own work. A Life in… Continue reading »

Michael Morpurgo Christmas Stories – 12 Days of Christmas books – Day 2

Michael Morpurgo Christmas Stories

For the second installment of my 12 Days of Christmas books I bring you an absolute gem – Michael Morpurgo Christmas Stories, published by Egmont.  This book contains 4 lovely stories from this wonderful author, all with a Christmas theme. Not all of the books I will be featuring will… Continue reading »

The Little Reindeer DVD review and giveaway

The Little Reindeer DVD

I do love a good kids film to get me in the Christmas spirit, and Abbey Home Media are releasing The Little Reindeer DVD, a lovely short film animation on 28th October.  We’ve been lucky to get a sneak preview. The Little Reindeer DVD is based on the book of… Continue reading »