Review: The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen – Parragon Books

Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tales are classic stories that have been rewritten and reimagined countless times, but nothing quite matches up to the wonderful original stories. This collections of eight of his most famous tales is beautifully presented, and would make a lovely gift for families who love reading stories together.… Continue Reading “Review: The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen – Parragon Books”

Review: Spot a Lot Animals Storybook & Jigsaw

This gift set from Parragon Books includes both a storybook and a double sided jigsaw. The illustrations are really fun, with bright colours and amusing cartoon animals. The book is a counting book, going up from one to ten, with different species of animals on each page, that have escaped from the zoo.… Continue Reading “Review: Spot a Lot Animals Storybook & Jigsaw”

Everybody Loves Butterflies

Review: Everybody Loves Butterflies, by Tanis Taylor and Masumi Furukawa

This picture book is a story about accepting change, using the tale of a caterpillar changing into a butterfly. Little Caterpillar is initially resistant to the idea of becoming a butterfly, but eventually accepts that he will still be himself after the change, just with wings.… Continue Reading “Review: Everybody Loves Butterflies, by Tanis Taylor and Masumi Furukawa”

Review: Parragon Finger Puppet Books (Little Learners)

These little finger puppet books are simply adorable. The illustrations are so cute and the puppets match perfectly. I love the slightly muted pastel colours in these books, proving that not all children’s books have to be super-bright and brash to be appealing.… Continue Reading “Review: Parragon Finger Puppet Books (Little Learners)”

Wonderful Wildlife 123

Review: Wonderful Wildlife 123 by Charles Fuge

Wonderful Wildlife 123 is a fun counting book featuring a variety of animals in amusing situations.

“1 lonely badger, 2 helpful whales, 3 friendly seabirds, singing songs and telling tales”

The illustrations are really well done and the animals are fantastically depicted as they go about their little adventures.… Continue Reading “Review: Wonderful Wildlife 123 by Charles Fuge”

Giveaway: Pinkabella book bundle from Parragon Books

This afternoon I have a bundle of Pinkabella books from Parragon Books up for grabs, worth £18! Pinkabella is every pink-obsessed 4-6 year old girl’s new best friend! With a striking tumble of bright pink hair, a love of all things pink, glittery and sparkly, a wonderful best friend called Violet (guess what Violet’s favourite colour is…?) and two cute pets, she’s the perfect companion.… Continue Reading “Giveaway: Pinkabella book bundle from Parragon Books”