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Bloom’s illustrations play an important part in the story – Books for Keeps

This allegory about the power of kindness is a strong one! Buy Bloom We’re over the moon with this delightful four star review of Bloom from Books for Keeps! Read the review below. This allegory about the power of kindness over selfishness and anger is a strong one, and the interesting illustrations play an important part of the story. We begin with a background of grey tower blocks right next to a brightly coloured house…

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Teacher Jo Cummins (Library Girl and Book Boy) reads Bloom!

Buy Bloom 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 share the magic of stories!…

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There’s Room for Everyone spreads such a positive message! – Patricia Nozell

If we love and act with kindness, there’s room for everyone! Buy There’s Room for Everyone  We love this thoughtful review of There’s Room for Everyone from book blogger Wander, Ponder, Write! Read it below!   With kid-relatable text and images, Teymorian invites children to think about physical spaces, those they inhabit, like their homes, those that are public, like a library, and those in nature, like the sky, seas, and land. The unnamed narrator notes…

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A dashingly illustrated original fable – Shelf Awareness

Patchwork-style watercolor patterns grace A Bottle of Happiness – Shelf Awareness Buy A Bottle of Happiness  We love this fantastic review of A Bottle of Happiness from Shelf Awareness! Read it below!   “Two Americas” may be a modern coinage, but the idea of chasm-like social stratification has undergirded fairy tales and folklore for centuries. It’s also present in A Bottle of Happiness, Pippa Goodhart’s big-hearted homespun fable, which is set on a mountain: on one side…

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