Tag: Book review

Review: A Spooky Tale by Sue Wickstead

It’s Halloween so we’ve been reading A Spooky Tale- A Walk With Our Teacher this week, a gripping children’s book by Sue Wickstead.  What did we like about it?  Enthralling– My children were captivated by this exciting book. Each page we turned we wondered what we would see […]

In Pictures: Toddler’s Favourite Lift the Flap Books

Lift the flap books are great for engaging children in a story. The lifting of the flaps also helps children develop fine motor control . I’ve compiled my toddlers favourite lift the flap books here:  www.senresourcesblog.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising […]

Review: Give and Take by Lucie Felix

Today we’ve been playing with Give and Take – an incredibly fun, stylish and completely unique children’s book by Lucie Felix (Old Barn Books). The book begins with an enticing instruction to the reader to press out the first shape (a circle) and then they turn the page to put […]

Review: Bee & Me by Alison Jay

We’re in love with this inspiring, wordless, picture book Bee and Me by Alison Jay (Old Barn Books).  Not only is it absolutely adorable (it has very cute illustrations) but it sends out an important message about why we need to look after the natural world. What did we […]

Review: Clive’s Jobs by Jessica Spanyol 

I am a big believer in the importance of Imaginative Play in helping children to make sense of the world we live in. That’s why I was excited to discover a series of books called Clive’s Jobs by Jessica Spanyol (Child’s Play). A stunning collection of children’s books that […]

Review: Storm Whale  by Sarah Brennan 

For our bedtime story tonight we read a breathtakingly beautiful and poetic book called Storm Whale by Sarah Brennan and Ilustrated by Jane Tanner (Old Barn Books) What did we like about it?  Poetry- Written in rhyme, we felt like we were singing our way through this gorgeous, […]

Review: Madeline Finn and the Library Dog 

For our bedtime story tonight we read Madeline Finn and the Library Dog by Lisa Papp (Old Barn Books)  It is a gorgeous, uplifting chilren’s book that normalises learning difficulties and provides children with strategies for overcoming anxiety.  What did we like about it?  Features a Child with […]