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A highly entertaining and enjoyable read aloud story! – Jill Bennett

Accompanying Elizabeth’s spirited telling, Toby Newsome’s illustrations, inspired by his South African home environment are full of fun and animation. Buy Gloria’s Porridge We absolutely love this review of Gloria’s Porridge from the lovely Jill Bennett over on the Red Reading Hub blog! Take a look: Elizabeth Laird’s story is a reimagining of an Ethiopian folk tale that begins with the making of some porridge. Gloria tells her cat she’s so hungry that rather than…

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Caged opens up conversation – Stories for Little Ones

Wordless picture books are works of art in their own right! Buy Caged We’re delighted with this lovely review of Caged from Stories For Little Ones on Instagram! Have a look below. View this post on Instagram Today we’ve got: Caged by Duncan Annand Why we love it: I was #gifted this brilliant wordless picture book from @tiny_owl_publishing a while ago and totally forgot to blog about it! This quirky story follows two eccentric gentlemen…

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There’s Room for Everyone is a timely tale about kindness and equality!

There’s Room for Everyone is a simple but incredibly powerful! Buy There’s Room for Everyone  We’re delighted with this wonderful review of There’s Room from Everyone from brilliant teacher Jo Cummins, also known as Library Girl from Library Girl and Book Boy! Have a read below.   I’m always so pleased to be able to share with you a beautiful picture book for the diverse publisher, Tiny Owl. Their books promote diversity not only through…

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Under the Great Plum Tree is a gorgeously reimagined story!

Under the Great Plum Tree has clear Persian and Mughal influences! Buy Under the Great Plum Tree We’re delighted with this wonderful Instagram review of Under the Great Plum Tree from author Mathangi Subramanian! Have a look! View this post on Instagram Happy #asianamericanpacificislanderheritagemonth! I recently got an assignment to write an early reader of #Hindu #FolkTales, and the experience was…murdery. So many of our ancient tales are brutal. That's why I so appreciate #UnderTheGreatPlumTree,…

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There’s Room for Everyone explores what is needed to heal the world!

There’s Room for Everyone provides a springboard for discussion! Buy There’s Room for Everyone  We’re delighted with this wonderful review of There’s Room for Everyone, shared by Kiss the Book! Have a read below! AUDIENCE APPEAL: HIGH “Before I was born, there was only a little space in my mommy’s tummy…  But there was enough room for me.”  So begins the beautifully illustrated and thought provoking story of  how people everywhere should be a little kinder, a little…

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