Tigeropolis – Caught In The Trap – AD sent for review and giveaway

Tigeropolis - Caught In The Trap

It’s no big secret that my nine-year old son and I love visiting wildlife parks and zoos.  Whilst my son’s favourite is the giraffe, I’ve had a love affair with big cats, and specifically tigers, since I was his age.  So I’m not sure who was more eager to read… Continue reading »

The Math Kids: The Prime-Time Burglars – AD sent for review and giveaway

The Math Kids: The Prime-Time Burglars

Did you know that April is Maths and Statistics international Awareness month?  I wasn’t aware of this until we were asked to look at The Math Kids: The Prime-Time Burglars by David Cole recently.  Published through Common Deer Press the book is aimed at children in Key Stage Two. I’m… Continue reading »

Growing knowledge with Thames and Kosmos Science Kits – AD sent for review and giveaway

Growing knowledge with Thames and Kosmos Science Kits

With the changeable weather conditions we’ve had recently I knew we’d need some indoor activities to keep my nine-year old son entertained.  I’m all for learning through play and we’ve been having fun over the last week and growing knowledge with Thames and Kosmos Science Kits.  We’ve been sent the… Continue reading »

Weird Animals – AD sent for review and giveaway

Weird Animals

As you all know we love animals here and we’ve been learning about some rather strange one in the latest book we’ve been sent to review for Sterling Books.  Weird Animals is written by Mary Kay Carson and is aimed at children aged 6-11 years of age. The 32 page… Continue reading »

Hannah The Spanner book series – AD paid post #hannahthespanner #childrensbooks

Hannah The Spanner book series

disclosure:  this is a paid post Reading with my nine-year old son is something I value very highly.  In fact it’s been a part of our daily routine since he was a baby.  Curling up together on the sofa or bed, book in hand, ready to go on an adventure… Continue reading »

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 »