Michael Rosen's Book of Play

Michael Rosen’s Book of Play – AD sent for review and giveaway

Today see’s the publication of Michael Rosen’s Book of Play through Profile Books. The book is published in connection with the Wellcome Collection. Known for his wonderful children’s books, including one of our own favourites We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, Michael Rosen wants to promote the whole idea of play. I think we’re all…Continue reading Michael Rosen’s Book of Play – AD sent for review and giveaway

Ollie and Harry’s Marvellous Adventures

Ollie and Harry’s Marvellous Adventures – AD sent for review and giveaway

I’m all for books that encourage children to get outdoors and have fun.  Time spent in the fresh air, whatever the weather is what childhood should be about in my opinion.  Today sees the publication of Ollie and Harry’s Marvellous Adventures through Norton Young Readers which expands on just that idea. Written by nine-year-old Ollie,…Continue reading Ollie and Harry’s Marvellous Adventures – AD sent for review and giveaway

Buckinghamshire Folk Tales

Buckinghamshire Folk Tales – AD sent for review and giveaway

You may recall that earlier this year I introduced you to Forest Folk Tales for Children. Carrying on with this theme, today I’m sharing the newly released Buckinghamshire Folk Tales with you.  Written by Terrie Howey and published through The History Press last month, the 224-page paperback book shares stories from all over the county.…Continue reading Buckinghamshire Folk Tales – AD sent for review and giveaway

Socks to suit all the family with SockShop

Socks to suit all the family with SockShop – AD sent for review and giveaway

We’ve been looking at socks to suit all the family with SockShop and their range of Bamboo socks.  Can they keep everyone happy, help us to know who’s socks belong to who and restore harmony in the home? There are a few sock issues in this house that cause issues.  Firstly, and I’m sure I’ve…Continue reading Socks to suit all the family with SockShop – AD sent for review and giveaway

Cat Crimes

Celebrating International Cat Day with Cat Crimes – AD sent for review and giveaway

It’s no big secret that we are a family of cat lovers here.  With seven-year-old Brewster and our four-month-old kitten Paddington, ThinkFun knew they’d found the purrfect family to spend time celebrating International Cat Day with Cat Crimes. Cat Crimes is a logic game aimed at anyone aged eight years and over.  It’s predominately a…Continue reading Celebrating International Cat Day with Cat Crimes – AD sent for review and giveaway