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WEEKLY ‘WHAT’S ON THE SHELF?’ The Hodgeheg by Dick King Smith

  'The story of Max, the hedgehog who becomes a HODGEHEG and becomes a hero!' So, this week I've pulled another favourite from my daughter's shelf. I remember reading this as a child and was then re-introduced to it whilst teaching Year 2 - encouraging the sustained reading of a chapter book. This is an… Continue reading WEEKLY ‘WHAT’S ON THE SHELF?’ The Hodgeheg by Dick King Smith

Preschoolers

WEEKLY ‘WHAT’S ON THE SHELF?’ I NEED A WEE! By Sue Hendra & Paul Linnet

"No! You can't wee in there!" whispered Robot. "It's a teapot - not a wee-pot!" Welcome to the first of my weekly "What's on the shelf?" posts. When I asked my daughter which book I should pick, I knew what her answer would be. She loves anything by Sue Hendra (we all do!) and loves… Continue reading WEEKLY ‘WHAT’S ON THE SHELF?’ I NEED A WEE! By Sue Hendra & Paul Linnet

Preschoolers

REVIEW: TEN LITTLE PIRATES By Mike Brownlow and Simon Rickerty

  Our first adventure takes takes us sailing the seas, confronting sea birds, being zapped by lightening and of course searching for hidden treasure! My son recently turned 2 and was bought this beautiful hardback version of the story by a good friend. We love receiving books as birthday presents especially when it's not a… Continue reading REVIEW: TEN LITTLE PIRATES By Mike Brownlow and Simon Rickerty