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Caged took my breath away! – Lesley McFarlane

How Caged can be used in a classroom Buy Caged  The third addition to our Wordless Picture Book series is Caged. We asked Lesley McFarlane, a teaching assistant, how she thinks that this wonderful book could be used in the classroom. Lesley is a mum to three grown up children and very proud grandmother to two grandsons. She has worked in primary schools for around twenty-five years, and her biggest passion has always been to help children along…

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Caged is a wordless picture book that makes you think – Melissa Jordan

Buy Caged It was lovely to see a review of Caged from fab children’s book blogger Melissa Jordan on her website Reading Pebbles! Caged is a beautifully illustrated celebration of freedom and the natural world. Read the great review below! I am a big fan of wordless picture books so was delighted to be given the opportunity to review Caged, written and illustrated by Duncan Annand and publishers Tiny Owl. Through simple but very effective drawings it explores…

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Little Eli among Book Trust’s best loved books

Buy Little Eli Little Eli is flying high as it was chosen by Book Trust as one of the books they love in January 2018. Read the wonderful review below: Little Eli, a dragonfly, lives in a place where the paint is peeling off the walls, and where some small items have been left for him to play with: a couple of boxes of eggs, a pack of playing cards and a box of pencils. Eli likes making…

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Five reasons your school needs Chalk Eagle

Buy Chalk Eagle  Teachers! If you’re considering what book to next use in class, then perhaps you should consider a wordless picture book like Chalk Eagle. Wordless picture books can often be left behind by schools, but we think that they need to embrace the wonderful treasure that are wordless picture books. We can’t wait for the day when all schools read wordless picture books regularly with their children. So, here are five reasons why schools…

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A primary teacher says why she loves Caged! – Books for Topics

Buy Caged   Primary teacher Rachael Collins has written a wonderful review of our wordless picture book Caged by Duncan Annand for Books for Topics. Read it below! Book Title: Caged (available here) Author: Duncan Annand Publisher: Tiny Owl Publication Date: August 2018 Most Suitable for: KS2 Reviewed By: Rachael Collins, Primary Teacher   Caged is a wordless picture book in which the simple, effective illustrations build up in small steps to the final ‘finished’…

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