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Present Time!

Library Shelving = BEST.PRESENT.EVER For PudStars first Christmas we got her…LIBRARY SHELVING! Really what child doesn’t want a bit of organisation in their lives? Anyway, I was happy with the shelving/present, Dan was unsure but not...
Peter Rabbit mini books

Books for Coffee Shops Visits PudStar spent much time in coffee shops in her first year...she was so portable back then! After leaving hospital, first stop before going home was Salt, and this is still her favourite coffee...
Little Blue and Berry Tea

Review of ‘Little Blue’ Written and Illustrated by Gaye Chapman Age Range: Early Childhood - Middle Primary Themes: Adventure, feelings, friends, imagination, grandparents, art Awards: 2009 Queensland Premier's Literature Awards, Children's Book Category Children’s Book Council of Australia Notable...
puffling 2

Inscribing Children's Book Gifts Click on title links to purchase books.  The first gift that was given to me when I had PudStar eight years ago was 'Puffling'. It was given to me by the wonderfully talented...

To add this book to your home, school or library collection, click on cover image or title links. Written by Carol Goess. Illustrated by Tamsin Ainslie Age Range: Early Childhood Themes: Cooking, family, rhyme Awards: 2011 Children’s Book...
Book Lucky Dip

Reading Responses Most of us understand the value of reading to our children on a daily basis, and it can become the loveliest time in a busy day. A chance for some down time and...

Review of "For All Creatures" Written by Glenda Millard. Illustrated by Rebecca Cool Publisher: Walker Books Australia Age Range: Early Childhood - Middle Primary+ Themes: nature, thankfulness, prayer, animals, ryhme, environment. Awards: Honour Book: Picture Book of the Year, Children...

Screen Time Vs Page Time Did you see the article in The Australian recently, 'Digital Age is Dumbing Down Our Children' ? It got me thinking, and I've ordered the book from which the article is...