#notsponsored #justlovetheatre #andproductionsbasedonbooks Boom! 'The Little Prince', presented by Monkey Baa Theatre Company and Spare Parts Puppet Theatre, based on the book by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry STARTS TODAY! Still hoping to be magically transported to Sydney...

#notsponsored #justlovetheatre #andproductionsbasedonbooks We have just had the most wonderfully busy (BUSY) week experiencing story in all forms at 'Out of the Box' festival in Brisbane. There is nothing better, nothing, than a book or...

'The BFG' was one of the defining books of my childhood, and it remains much-loved by children and adults alike. Not all so called ‘classics’ have stood the test of time, but Dahl’s, ‘The BFG' is...

Are you an 'Elf on the Shelf' family or not? We're actually not (surprisingly, as I love an Elf or 20!) as it's hard enough keeping up with notes to the Fairy Door, but...

Happy 150th Alice in Wonderland (you get the present!) This year marks the 150th birthday of ‘Alice in Wonderland’ and in the week I’ll be sharing some of the very special editions of Alice in Wonderland...

Cinderella: The Movie. The Books. Cinderella is without a doubt going to be the biggest children’s movie of the 2015 Easter holidays. Directed by Kenneth Branagh, from a screenplay written by Chris Weitz for Walt Disney Pictures, the film stars Lily James as Ella...

Ballet Books and Ballet Dresses There is something truly magical about ballet. To be able to float in layers of tulle and silk, across a stage, with seemingly effortless grace requires precision, strength and skill...

Cozy Classics: Your Fav Classics Tales in 12 Words The 'Cozy Classics' board books are my baby, toddler and ‘adult who loves the classics’ gift book of choice at the moment. I have spoken before about...

Top 10 Tips for Introducing the Classics 'Classics' are books that have stood the test of time and still remain relevant and popular. Many parents love reading the classics with or to their children and...

Australian Children’s Classics Publisher: Penguin Australia Every so often, there comes a story so brilliant and lively and moving that it cannot be left in the past. So begins each of the re-released Australian children’s classics: ‘Seven Little...