Baby bookworm: Alphabet Street by Emmett and Arrhenius

Baby book worm – book review: Alphabet Street, by Jonathan Emmett and Ingela Arrhenius, published by Nosy Crow, price £12.99 (I bought this as a gift for Max). OVERVIEW: In a last minute Christmas buying panic, I went classic headless chicken and started worrying that Max didn’t have enough/good enough/fun/educational/useful gifts. Luckily in my faff…

Christmas wish list: kids’ books

Give them something decent to stick their nose in this year: Oskar Loves, by Britta Teckentrup, price £10.99 Cinnamon, by Neil Gaiman, price £12.99 Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History by Vashti Harrison, £12.99 Why the Face? By Jean Julian, price £9.95 On the Mountain, by Clover Robin, price £12.99 You’re Snug With Me,…

Baby bookworm: Alan’s Big, Scary Teeth by Jarvis

Alan’s Big, Scary Teeth, by Jarvis, published by Walker Books, price £6.99 (how we got the book: from a friend) OVERVIEW: Alan is the jungle’s biggest, scariest alligator (him not being a crocodile is something Max has yet to get his head around…but we’re getting there). This is a tale about what happens when he…