We have always looked forward to new titles by Nicola Davies, knowing they will be entertaining and popular with their audience as well as authoritative and quietly educational, as she is a zoologist and has written many books on animals, whether in fiction form, as poetry or non-fiction – or a combination of all those.… Read More Friday Reads Special: Nicola Davies!
This week, on a cold and frosty day, we were lucky enough to visit some of the team at Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse; though the museum is currently closed, Katie and Jan gave us a tour of the various buildings on the grounds- we loved the chapel and the old school hall! We even got to… Read More Fun at the Farm!
With just 120 hours to go until “the big day” we’re struggling to contain our Christmas excitement, though we do have a literal mountain of returned projects to deal with and that’s definitely occupying the time we could be spending dreaming of the upcoming festive holiday! Today sees the completion of our advent book wreath… Read More Four books and five days left!
Due to our indecisiveness and subsequent inability to choose which book we like the most this week, we’ve picked two titles for our friday read, both of which are onomateopically themed… First, a picture book by Leo Timmers called Bang – and really, the only word in the whole book is – Bang! The blurb says simply ‘A… Read More Friday Read(s) #6!