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Best Day Ever by Kaira Rouda

Have you ever read a book where the main protagonist is actually a thoroughly unpleasant human being but charms the socks off you? Best Day Ever is just that book. The first person narrative of Paul Strom, a man determined to have the ‘best day ever’ with his wife Mia is very powerful. Kaira Raida […]

Harry Potter is 20 ??? !!!

Goodness I feel old… I arrived a little late to the whole Harry Potter thing. In fact, I think my grandparents owned the first couple of books before we did! I am a true fan though because I was there at midnight at the release of the final book (21st July 2007! wow, nearly 10 […]

Clever Tykes books

Have you heard of the¬†Clever Tykes books? No? Well, your children may have. Every primary school in the country was gifted a set! So who are the Clever Tykes? They are three children who use their personal skills and interests to be successful. The books are predominantly aimed at 6-9 year olds, with the language […]

This month we have loved…READING!

Reading is a crucial part of our night time routine and always has been. Each night each child chooses a book, soon Zach will get a turn too! This month Anya’s favourite book has been Giraffes Can’t Dance by Giles Andreae and Guy Parker-Rees. We heard read it EVERY night! The message in the book […]

End of an era (and peace and quiet) (Tuesday 21st March)

  I’ve made the big decision to stop breastfeeding Zach during the day. I have been quite lazy and enjoyed a relaxing sit down with my book twice a day. But I’m not doing him any favours, he needs to learn to get himself to sleep during the day in the same way that he […]