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‘When a school library is inclusive and recognises diversity […] it sends a positive message to children.’ – Librarian, Anne Thompson

Libraries play an essential role in connecting people to a diverse and inclusive world of reading! Visit our bookstore To celebrate #LibrariesWeek, we were very lucky that fantastic school librarian, Anne Thompson (A Library Lady), kindly shared a few words with us about the importance of children having access to diverse and inclusive books in libraries! Read what she had to say below.   Libraries have a vital role in the community they serve; they…

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Fair Shares in Children’s Book Council’s top picks for August!

Fair Shares featured in CBC’s Hot Off the Press! Buy Fair Shares We’re over the moon that Fair Shares has been included in Children’s Book Council’s August 2020 Hot Off the Press in the US! We can’t wait to hear what our friends in the US think of Hare and Bear! Read author Pippa Goodhart’s Fair Shares ideas for teachers! Read Pippa Goodhart’s interview with Anna Doherty on Fair Shares! Fair Shares is great for promoting empathy…

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Paris Cat’s adventures lead to two spectacular women! – Bookish Way to Play

Layers of narrative are woven through Paris Cat Buy Paris Cat We’re delighted with this wonderful review of Paris Cat from Bookish Way to Play over on Instagram! Have a look! View this post on Instagram Paris Cat by @diannehofmeyr and illustrated by @pietgrobler.illustrator follows the adventures of a Parisian alley cat who believes she is different from her family and sets off to see more of the world. Her adventure leads Cat to meet…

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Read along: Dare

Buy Dare – Order now, pay later As part of our Fly with Tiny Owl series, we’ve gathered a range of read along and how-to videos from our fabulous authors and illustrators so that you can keep those little ones entertained. With school, library, and bookshop closures, and the inevitable challenges facing the whole community over the next few months, we want to make it as easy as possible for families stuck at home. Let’s…

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Paris Cat: A must-read!

What we can all learn from Paris Cat! Buy Paris Cat We may have only had Cat in our lives for a few weeks but she has danced her way into our hearts already! Dianne Hofmeyr’s Paris Cat has so much for the reader to explore! From Parisian landmarks to feline fashion to amazing performers. We have just a few reasons why Paris Cat should be your next read! Readers can explore the Paris music…

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