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 …
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 …
Sneak Peek : Late Whitsun By Jasper Kent
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  Late Whitsun – Blurb Brighton, 1938 … Charlie ‘Big Bad’ Woolf thought it would be easy money, and there’s precious little of that for a private detective in a seaside town. It was just a trip up to London to hand over an envelope – a favour for his old partner, Alan O’Connor. But Woolf couldn’t resist taking a …
#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 …
Paper Aliens and Paper Robots Review + Giveaway
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These are two books with a difference. Paper Aliens and Paper Robots books have 20 different models in each to press out, glue together and play with. There are also 36 press out playing cards in each book that can be played with, like top trumps. The books are published by Ivy Press and are priced at £8.99 each. The …
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. …
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, …
Tremor by Ryan Mark (book review)
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Tremor Author : Ryan Mark Publisher : Britain’s Next Bestseller Pages : 272 My star rating : 3.5/5 You can buy Tremor from Amazon, WHSmith, Waterstones and Ebay   Blurb from back of book The life William knew has gone. His world has been left devastated by the Fossil War. …
Suckers by Z. Rider (book review)
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Suckers Author : Z. Rider Publisher : Dark Ride Publishing Pages : 328 My star rating : 3.5/5 You can buy Suckers from Amazon   Blurb from back of book WHEN WORN-OUT MUSICIAN DAN FERRY decides to take a shortcut back to the band’s hotel, he picks the wrong …
The Fairytale Hairdresser and the Little Mermaid Book
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    The Fairytale Hairdresser is making a splash in this super sixth story. In an aquatic adventure she saves her friend the little mermaid from a terrible tangle. The Little Mermaid is all in a lather – the Sea Witch has stolen her beautiful singing voice! Kittie, Lacey, The Fairytale Hairdresser, will need all her hairdressing (and matchmaking) skills to tackle this …
The Adventures of the Cuddle Pirate Book Review & Giveaway
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The Adventures of the Cuddle Pirate book are really great! We received two book. The Jelly Giant and The Fruity Fish. The back of the books read : ” The Cuddle Pirate and his crew go on many exciting adventures on both land and sea. They love to eat healthy food and every time little boys and girls eat all their healthy …
Before I Go To Sleep by S.J. Watson (book review)
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  You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : Before I Go To Sleep by S.J. Watson Publisher : Black Swan Pages : 384 My star rating : 5/5 You can buy Before I go to Sleep from Amazon and The Book Depository Blurb from Back of Book Memories define us. So what if you lost yours every time …
Win a Signed Copy of The Bubble Wrap Boy by Phil Earle
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The Scottish Friendly Book tour  (organized by  Scottish book Trust) is on the road again. This time with Phil Earle, the author of the book The Bubble Wrap Boy. Last November his visted schools in Falkirk, East Ayrshire and South Ayrshire. ‘Phil’s award-winning novels are inspired by real stories and real people. His first job after university was as a care worker …
The Secret Place by Tana French (book review)
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You can also find me review on Goodreads About the Book Book : The Secret Place by Tana French Publisher : Hodder & Stoughton Pages : 496 My star rating : 4/5 You can buy The Secret Place from Amazon and The Book Depository My Review This is the first book by Tana French I have read. I heard really good reviews about her, …
Finding Ways to Store all of my Books
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I have loads of books. So many that they are taking over my bedroom. At the moment I have them stored in a big basket and also on a free standing mirror that has shelves on the back. I’m hoping to decorate my bedroom this year and thought it would be the perfect time to find something to store all …
The Spice and Herb Bible + Giveaway
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“From world renowned spice and herb expert Ian Hemphill comes The Spice and Herb Bible, fully revised and updated and now in its third edition. Part spice encyclopaedia, part cookery tome and part spice trade memoir, this impressive and informative book will open up a wealth of culinary possibilities to chefs and home cooking enthusiasts.  Ian Hemphill describes and explains a …
Wonderous Ink Personalized Books
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Wonderous Ink books are personalized with your child’s name and tell the story of how the letters of your name are used to describe you. Shown below are the pages from my little girls book – Caitlin She really liked this page! Each book has a special code at the end which can be used to unlock special wonderous world …