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: Can You Dance to the Boogaloo?

Although I love the look of this book, with its fabulous illustrations and emphasis on encouraging your child to make music, I am struggling to like it whenever I read it to Georgie.

“Can you Dance to the Boogaloo” isn’t really a story book – more of a book about music, dance and is basically just about “getting your groove on”!… Continue Reading “Review: Can You Dance to the Boogaloo?”

Review: Spaghetti with the Yeti

This book is incredible fun, Georgie loved it from the very first moment she saw it.

In Spaghetti with the Yeti, a boy called George sets off on an quest to find the Yeti. The pace, rthymn & rhyme of this book are all perfect, making this a pleasure to read aloud.… Continue Reading “Review: Spaghetti with the Yeti”

Review: The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown

This book is very sweet with a lovely little conversation between a mother bunny and her baby, about how the mother would always find her baby if he ran away.

“If you run away, I will run after you. For you are my little bunny.”… Continue Reading “Review: The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown”