Big Picture Press – a pre-publication review

As you know, I love books with a passion and luckily Monkey seems to love them too – so I do everything I can, to keep that enthusiasm going. I also love maps, be it my map postcard obsession or atlas’.  As a child I spent hours looking through my… Continue reading »

Early Reader review for Orion Childrens Books

As you will know from reading my blog I am passionate about reading and about spending quality time with Monkey encouraging his love of books. We spend a lot of time reading at home and borrowing books from the library. We were thrilled to be asked by the lovely people… Continue reading »

Bizzy the Butterfly and the Creepy Crawly Co-operating Caterpillar – audiobook

  We were rather flattered when Bizzy the Butterfly asked us if we’d like to listen to their new audio book – Bizzy the Butterfly and the Creepy Crawly Co-operating Caterpillar. You’ll know from reading my blog that we love butterflies in this house, so this story was a perfect… Continue reading »

Vistaprint Photo Book

I was recently asked to create and review a photo book of my choice from the range on offer at Vistaprint. My Dad celebrated his 70th birthday at the end of last year and we had a celebration in Spain with him and my brother.  I’d taken hundred’s of photographs… Continue reading »

Left Overs – thanks to PeerIndex

Thanks to PeerIndex and Avon Books we recently received a copy of Left Overs by Stella Newman to read. Well, I think it’s fairly obvious to any reader of my blog that I love books, these days the focus is on passing that passion on to Monkey, so it’s nice… Continue reading »

Three little books from My Little Big Town

Monkey was feeling rather poorly last week and was in need of some cheering up, so we were both thrilled when three lovely little books arrived on our doormat from My Little Big Town.  We had received their newly published pre-school books ‘Where’s the Scone?‘ by Beth Dexter-Smith, ‘The Monster… Continue reading »