The Story of the First World War for Children – AD sent for review and giveaway

The Story of the First World War for Children

You may recall that we recently reviewed The Story of the First World War for Children.  I was so impressed with this book that I was eager to complete the set with The Story of the First World War for Children.  I think it’s really important for my nine-year old… Continue reading »

Space Race – AD sent for review and giveaway

Space Race The Story of Space Exploration

I often reflect on the differences between my own childhood and my son’s and the biggest change has to be technology and the availability of information at the touch of a button.  I can remember learning about space as a child and it was grainy images on an old TV… Continue reading »

The Story of the Second World War for Children – AD sent for review and giveaway

The Story of the Second World War for Children

I never got to study the Second World War at school, if I’d stayed in Surrey for my O’levels I’d have studied it then, and when I arrived in Oxfordshire, it was in the syllabus for the year before you took your options.  So that all meant that I had… Continue reading »

Paperscapes: The Spectacular Journey into Space – AD sent for review and giveaway

Paperscapes: The Spectacular Journey into Space

The solar system and the world above the clouds has fascinated my son for some time and they often touch on the subject at school.  I thought he’d enjoy looking through Paperscapes: The Spectacular Journey into Space which is released this week through Carlton Books. You may recall that I recently… Continue reading »

Paperscapes: The Amazing World of Animals – sent for review and giveaway

Paperscapes: The Amazing World of Animals

I’ve got a lovely book from Carlton Books to share with you today.  As you all know well, I love books and anything that looks a little bit different that might spark the reading bug with my son is a winner for me.  Paperscapes: The Amazing World of Animals is just… Continue reading »

How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World – sent for review and giveaway

How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

As you all are well aware I have a massive Cressida Cowell fan in the house here and we are super excited to be going to a special preview showing of How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World on Saturday down in London.  But that’s not all we are excited… Continue reading »