My January Book Reviews
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It’s been quite a few months since I last shared what I have been reading, so we are due a good catch up. In this post I will be sharing with you eight book reviews but I have read a few more, but I thought I would save those and share them in February’s post.     A Lion in …
#GiveABook This Christmas with Scholastic
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Win Books with Scholastic! Last year Scholastic did their #GiveABook Christmas campaign and it was such a success that they are doing it again this year. Scholastic are delighted to be able to offer the chance for more schools and nurseries to win free books. This year, Scholastic’s Santa style sack is packed even fuller with enough books to donate to …
Lonely Planet Kids Books
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I am a big fan of Lonely Planet Kids books. They have a wide range and are so interesting and amazing. We have recently received two books from them to review. We got Dinosaur Atlas by Anne Rooney and James Gilleard and How Animals Build by Moira Butterfield and Tim Hutchinson. Both are filled with loads of fantastic facts and …
My July Book Reviews
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I’ve just been so busy these last few months that I have been finding it hard to fit everything in. That’s why I must last months book reviews. Now normally through July and August I like to catch up on some of the paperbacks that are sitting on my book shelves waiting to be read. But as I have been so …
Project MC2 Adisn Journal Spy Notebook Review
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Caitlin was really excited to receive this Project MC2 Adisn Journal Spy Notebook. She already has two of the Project MC2 dolls and she couldn’t wait to see what this had to offer.     The Spy Notebook The notebook is made from plastic and has space to hold a smart phone. It comes with a project MC2 nerdy bracelet that …
My May Book Reviews
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Well, well, well. What a terrible blogger I am. I started my monthly reads post last June and since then I have only done 3! Yes just 3. It’s been a year and I should have 12 of these posts up, but no, this one is only my third. Seriously, though, I don’t know where the time has gone. It …
Let’s Explore Activity Books Review
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A few weeks ago we were sent some Let’s Explore books from Lonely Planet. There are 6 books in the series, Jungle, Ocean, Safari, Desert, Mountain and City. Each book includes over 250 stickers and are full of facts, fun puzzles, colouring pages and of course stickers to add the books are really fab. Each one focus on a different …
The World’s Cutest Animal Colouring Book Review + Giveaway
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I love colouring books and so do all my kids. So when I saw this new kids colouring book from Lonely Planet Kids I thought that I just had to try it out. The World’s Cutest Animal Colouring Book is priced at £6.99 and has 22 different animals to colour in. On each left side page has an already coloured …
We Love Scholastic Books
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I have always loved reading, even when I was a child you would always find me with a book. I have always encouraged my kids to read and I love to buy them new books or lend books from the library. I am so happy that my 7-year-old daughter loves reading just as much as I do. My sons on …
Win Mum’s List Book & DVD
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MUM’S LIST COMPETITION One of the most memorable, beautiful and heart-warming stories of recent years; ‘Mum’s List’ tells the real life story of Singe and Kate, a couple from North Somerset, whose lives were turned upside down when Kate was diagnosed with breast cancer. As a result, Kate wrote down her thoughts and memories to help the man she loved …
Wilf Kids Book Subscription + Giveaway
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Wilf Kids Books Last November I received a Wilf Kids book subscription box for my youngest, Aaron (6). WILF stands for What I’m Looking For and was set up by Callum and Amelia to bring kids books they will love to read. The price of a 1 month subscription is £19.95, with discount if you sign up to a 3 …
#GiveABook This Christmas with Scholastic
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Love of Reading I have always loved reading books and I have always encouraged my kids to do the same. My eldest son Ryan, used to love books when he was little, but now he is 11 it can be difficult to get him to read. He will only read certain types of books like Dairy of a Wimpy Kid …
Win a Copy of the Book ‘Mum’s List’
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One of the most memorable, beautiful and heart-warming stories of recent years; ‘Mum’s List’ tells the real life story of Singe and Kate, a couple from North Somerset, whose lives were turned upside down when Kate was diagnosed with an incurable breast cancer. Over her last few months, she created her list: writing down her thoughts and memories to help …
Our October Reads Book Review
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Well, so much for my monthly post of books! The last one I did was back in June and this today is only my second, so it’s been 4 months. To be honest, I haven’t read that much through the summer. I was looking forward to getting round to read some paperbacks that I have had on my bookshelf for …
Tattoo Time Activity books
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My kids love temporary tattoos, so they there were really excited when these 2 Tattoo Time activity books came through our letterbox. Each book as 64 temporary tattoos and activities book attached in a  fold-able wallet style book. The books have different themes, Caitlin (6) had the Animal one and Aaron (5) had the Monster one.     The tattoos …
Our June Books
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Our June Books Both me and the kids love to read, especially my little girl, so I have decided to start a monthly post showing you what we have read. All of the books in this months post are ones that I have been sent out to review. But normally a lot are our own or from the local library. …
Mills and Boon Adult Colouring Book Review + giveaway
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I love adult colouring books and find them so relaxing to do. I have always been a fan of colouring since a child and I used to always get a colouring book and felt tips every Christmas from my grandma. I have quite the collection of adult colouring books and have reviewed two on my blog. Just the other week …
Girls On Fire by Robin Wasserman Book Review
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Girls On Fire Author : Robin Wasserman Genre : YA/Thriller Publisher : Little, Brown Book Group Pages : 368 Release Date : 5th May 2016 My star rating : 4/5 You can buy Girls on Fire by Robin Wasserman from Amazon, WHSmith and Ebay   Blurb from book Girls on Fire …
Kids Don’t Come with a Manual Book Review
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    You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Kids Don’t Come with a Manual : The Essential Guide to a Happy Family Life Author :  Carole & Nadim Saad Genre : Parenting / non-fiction Publisher : Best of Parenting Publishing Pages : 304 Release Date : 10th March 2015 My star rating : 5/5 You can buy Kids Don’t …
The Secrets Sisters Keep by Sinead Moriarty Book Review
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : The Secrets Sisters Keep Author :  Sinéad Moriarty Genre : Chick Lit Publisher : Penguin Pages : 400 Release Date : 26th February 2015 My star rating : 4/5 You can buy Daughter  from Amazon, WHSmith, Waterstones and Ebay   Blurb from back of book   The Devlin sisters rely on …
Daughter by Jane Shemilt Book Review
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Daughter Author : Jane Shemilt Genre : Mystery Publisher : Penguin Pages : 390 Release Date : 28th August 2014 My star rating : 3.5/5 You can buy Daughter  from Amazon, WHSmith, Waterstones and Ebay   Blurb from back of book Jenny is a successful family doctor, the mother of …
Craft Studio Books – 20 Creative Products in Each One
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    Thames & Hudson have just released a new series of books : The Craft Studio. The first four book came out in the shops yesterday. The first 4 titles are : Stamping & Printing – personalise items with home-made stamps and with various printing techniques Brooches – make original and sophisticated brooches Tote Bags – create and custom tote …
Free and Cheap Kindle Books #1
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I love reading, it’s one of my favourite hobbies and you can often find me reading a few pages of a book in bed before I go to sleep. I have read and reviewed a few books on goodreads and a couple on my blog, but I will be sharing more with you soon.  I look reading actual paperback books, …
Birthday and Address Book – Review
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      Looking for a lovely gift for you mum this Mother’s day, try looking on I Just Love it. They have loads of fabulous personalized presents. You can find my past review on their Personalized Adult Colouring Book here. Today I will be sharing with you the Cakes & Rings Birthday & Anniversaries book and Little Bird Address …
Great Books for Christmas from Penguin Random House
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I was sent some books out from Penguin Random House to take a look through and review. There was a Christmas colouring book , a kids book and a classic. Escape to Christmas Past – A Colouring Book Adventure The Dinosaur that pooped the Past The Snowman     The Escape to Christmas Past colouring book is smaller than my …