Wake Up Do, Lydia Lou! – a book review

Last month saw the latest Julia Donaldson book published by PanMacmillian – Wake Up Do, Lydia Lou! Monkey absolutely loves every Julia Donaldson book we own, so I was pretty confident that this was likely to be a winner.  I wish I was young enough to have read her books… Continue reading »

Nanny Fox – a book review for Orion Star

I was intrigued to find out more about Nanny Fox written by Georgie Adams with illustrations by Selina Young, when we received a copy from Orion Books – the front cover reads …. The fox who loved chickens – not to eat – just as friends   www.over40andamumtoone.com Nanny Fox… Continue reading »

Scented books? What a great idea

When I was asked to review a range of Smellessence Splotz books, published through Autumn Publishing, I have to say I was rather intrigued. Smellessence state: We are the leading publisher of ‘scented’ books for children that are fun, engaging and encourage children to read. This new and exciting technology involves children… Continue reading »