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Grobblechops is truly special and unique – Reading Pebbles

Grobblechops will resonate with all ages – Reading Pebbles Buy Grobblechops   Blogger Reading Pebbles has written this fab review of Grobblechops! Read it below.   Grobblechops is a retelling of a poem by Rumi, a renowned poet and philosopher who lived in ancient Persia. This is one of several of his poems which have been translated by the publishers Tiny Owl, and brought to life in engaging and thoughtful picture books for a new…

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5 stars for Grobblechops – Youth Services Book Review

Grobblechops has a message of friendship Buy Grobblechops Youth Services Book Review have shared a brilliant review of Grobblechops from former youth librarian Kristian Guay. She gave it a fab five stars! Read it below! What did you like about the book? Grobblechops is part of a series of books (“Tales by Rumi”) based on the work of Rumi, a thirteenth century poet, theologian, and philosopher. The books in this series take some important lessons from his work…

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The BookTrust says Grobblechops breathes new life into the genre!

Buy Grobblechops  It’s always wonderful to read BookTrust reviews of our books! They’ve written a brilliant review of Grobblechops by award-winning author Elizabeth Laird! Read the BookTrust review below!   Amir doesn’t want to go to bed. He is scared of the dark and afraid there might be a monster under his bed; a monster called Grobblechops who has huge teeth and growls like a tiger. Dad reassures Amir that if he growls louder, the…

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Grobblechops features in BookTrust’s Great Books Guide 2019!

Grobblechops is a favourite with the BookTrust!   Buy Grobblechops   We’re delighted to see that Grobblechops is featured in BookTrust’s Great Books Guide 2019! The BookTrust recently released their list of 100 best children’s book from this year. Grobblechops was chosen for the children aged 6-7 years category.   Here’s what they had to say: A stunningly illustrated reworking of a classic “monster under the bed” story, which helps defuse the fear for the next…

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Make your own Grobblechops storyboard!

A perfect activity for Halloween!  Buy Grobblechops Grobblechops is a great story for Halloween, and this activity encourages children to become their own storytellers. We’ve put together a storyboard available to download for parents, to inspire children to come up with their own Amir and Grobblechops adventures! If you’re looking for more Halloween activities, download your own Grobblechops mask from our previous activity blog! Now that Amir has overcome his fear of monsters, what will he…

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