I love film adaptations of children’s picture books, and the news that *We’re Going on a Bear Hunt* has been adapted for Channel 4 this Christmas had me very excited! The girls love this book, and the adaptation of it looks like it’s going to be really good.… Continue Reading “We’re Going on a Bear Hunt comes to TV!”
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the lovely picture book Five Minutes’ Peace by Jill Murphy, Walker Books invited me to join in their blog tour, and sent me a little home pampering set. … Continue Reading “A recipe for Five Minutes’ Peace!”
Today I am taking part in a very special “Bear Book Blog Tour” (try saying that 5 times fast!) to celebrate the wickedly hilarious new picture book from Walker Books; I Am Bear.
The book is written by none other than Ben Bailey Smith – otherwise known as the actor, comedian & musician Doc Brown. Now this very funny man seems to be adding another feather to his cap; children’s author. I first came across Ben on Russell Howard’s Good News and remember thinking he was hilarious, with an excellent way with words.… Continue Reading “I Am Bear… and I am Bare!”
Walker Books are celebrating 25 years of the timeless classic picture book “We’re Going on a Bear Hunt” this year, by having a year full of bear hunting fun. We are taking part in the celebration as part of “The Bear Hunt Blog Tour”, and 6 other fab bloggers are joining in the fun too. We’re Going on a bear hunt We’re going to catch a… Continue Reading “We’re Going on a Bear Hunt!”
When this book arrived, both myself and Georgie were both instantly drawn to it. The bright colours, playful illustrations and big flaps provide a huge amount of appeal to a two year old. We have now read it quite a few times – and multiple occasions on one day too, which is a rarity for our little girl, who will usually only read each of her books once per day.… Continue Reading “Review: Tuck Me In! by Dean Hacohen & Sherry Scharschmidt (Walker Books)”