Tag: children’s book review

The Plastic Throne: Children’s Picture Book Review

The Plastic Throne by Amani Uduman & Kera Bruton Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: 1st March 2021 Publisher: MidnightSun Publishing Source: Review copy from the publisher – Thank You Rating: ✵✵✵✵✵ Denver flushes all kinds of things down the toilet but never stops to… Continue Reading “The Plastic Throne: Children’s Picture Book Review”

Ten Little Figs: Mummy & Me Review

Ten Little Figs Written by Rhian Williams Illustrated by Nathaniel Eckstrom Age Range: from 3 years Picture book from Walker Books Australia Review copy thanks to Walker books Release Date: April 1, 2020 Click to view at Walker Books A child counts down the… Continue Reading “Ten Little Figs: Mummy & Me Review”

The Dog Who Lost His Bark: Review

The Dog Who Lost His Bark by Eoin Colfer Genre: Childrens /MG Fiction Publication: November 1st 2018 Publisher: Walker Books Source: Review copy from Walker – Thank You Add to Goodreads Rating: ✵ ✵ ✵ ✵ A warm, uplifting story about a boy, his dog,… Continue Reading “The Dog Who Lost His Bark: Review”

Hugo Makes A Change: Children’s Picture Book Review

Hugo Makes A Change by Mauro Gatti & Scott Emmons Genre: Children’s Picture Book Publication: November 1st 2017 Publisher: Flying Eye Books (Walker Australia) Source: Review Copy Thank You Walker Books Add to Goodreads Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Hugo the vampire craves red, juicy meat for every meal!… Continue Reading “Hugo Makes A Change: Children’s Picture Book Review”

Sticks ‘n Stones ‘n Dinosaur Bones: Review

Sticks ‘n Stones ‘n Dinosaur Bones: Being a Whimsical “Take” on a (Pre)Historical Event by Ted Enik (Author) & G F Newland (Illustrator) Publication: September 28th 2017 Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Source: Review copy Thank you Schiffer & Edelweiss Add to Goodreads Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ The first book… Continue Reading “Sticks ‘n Stones ‘n Dinosaur Bones: Review”

Frankie Fish: MG Review

Frankie Fish and the Sonic Suitcase by Peter Helliar Genre: Children 10+ Publication: 1st May 2017 Publisher: Hardie Grant Egmont Source: Purchased Paperback Add to Goodreads Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ In his bestselling children’s novel, Australian writer & comedian Peter Helliar takes young readers on a hilarious… Continue Reading “Frankie Fish: MG Review”

Play: Picture Book Review

Play by Jez Alborough Release Date: July 1st 2017 Publisher: Walker Books Source: Review copy from publisher Rating: ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Thank you Walker Books From the award-winning creator of Hug, Tall and Yes comes another classic picture book for the very youngest children. Using only… Continue Reading “Play: Picture Book Review”

Review: I’m Australian Too by Mem Fox

I’m Australian! How about you? Many people from many places have come across the seas, to make Australia their home. How Australian is that? Hardcover, 32 pages Published March 1st 2017 by Scholastic Australia. Goodreads View. Mem’s Website. *  *  *  *  * Mem… Continue Reading “Review: I’m Australian Too by Mem Fox”

Mini Reviews: Riley’s Favourite books right now

I asked Riley to pick his favourite books – Riley is my Three nearly Four-year-old son, who’s favourite activities include asking WHY, making the house look like a tornado has ripped through it, going for walks to the park and reading picture books with anyone… Continue Reading “Mini Reviews: Riley’s Favourite books right now”