Starting a new year with ADEXE – sent for review

Starting a new year with ADEXE

We are back to normality now as my son went back to school yesterday and our week day routine is up and running.  Alarm clocks are back to being set for the mornings and it’s a time for me to take stock of what we achieved in 2018 and look… Continue reading »

Mega Machine Record Breakers – sent for review and giveaway

Mega Machine Record Breakers

My son loves facts and figures, so the new Mega Machine Record Breakers book by Anne Rooney, published through Carlton Books on Thursday, is just perfect for him. The 112 page paperback book is aimed at children aged 7 years and over, and is packed full of information which any machine… Continue reading »

The Draughtsman Damsel – sent for review

The Draughtsman Damsel

I love reading but I haven’t read a historical romance novel for absolutely ages.  That all changed at the back-end of last year when I was asked to look at The Draughtsman Damsel by Emily Klein.  The paperback book was published through Wallace Publishing in 2018 and I can thoroughly recommend… Continue reading »

Berry the Elf in 2018 – days 22-24 #elfontheshelf

Berry the Elf in 2018 - day

Berry the Elf in 2018 – days 22-24 Day 22 Taking it nice and easy, ready the paper in his pj’s and dressing gown, with a lovely little ‘berry’ woollen hat. Day 23 The Gravitrax set was too enticing so Berry created his own layout for my son to try… Continue reading »

Berry the Elf in 2018 – days 15-21 #elfontheshelf

Berry the Elf in 2018 - day 21

Berry the Elf in 2018 – days 15-21 Day 15 Meet Jingle, he’s Berry’s big brother and he’s come to stay, maybe permanently.  He sings and dances. Day 16 It was never going to be long before Brewster got involved with the elf antics.  A delivery of Jenga blocks was… Continue reading »

Sharks – sent for review and giveaway

Sharks

I’ve always been rather fascinated by sharks, I think most kids of my age were, that or terrified of them after watching Jaws!  They are so much more than that film portrayed, and thankfully my son has come to recognise that too.  Sharks is a new Carlton Books publication that… Continue reading »