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Autumn Leaves
Journal

14 Golden and Autumnal picture books

I love this time of year, I love that definite signing of the changes of the seasons. I do love Spring as well, that freshness, that boundless potential, all that growth… But I’m a real September baby! Over on Twitter I asked people for their recommendations for beautiful autumnal picture books and got a great …

Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World
The Owl Service
Book Review

The Owl Service

A children’s classic that has passed me by, along with so many others. It was reading Bookworm by Lucy Mangan that I’ve realised I have such a huge hole in my reading, classic children’s fiction and I’m now trying to catch up on this now. The Owl Service is set in a house owned by …

The Secret of Nightingale Wood
Book Review

The Secret Of Nightingale Wood

The Secret of Nightingale Wood is Lucy Strange’s debut novel and begins with a setting similar to ‘The Railway Children’ by E. Nesbit. It is set in the early 20th century and in a country setting reminiscent of ‘The Railway Children’, with a change in family home, with a similar family make up, and an …

Bookworm
Book Review

Bookworm

What a wonderful read. I remember that feeling of cracking into a new book with utter pleasure and drifting away for hours into the world of imagination that the author had gifted you. Also, after reading this I realise that I have gained the knowledge of so many children’s classics by osmosis rather than actually …

Bernard the Book Buddy Bear
Competition

Favourite Childhood Books

Across on www.bookbuddy.org.uk we have just run a competition to win a BookBuddy pin and postcard, all people had to do was let us know what their favourite childhood book was in a comment on the post. We had a great response, with over 200 retweets and over 200 comments. Most people chose a single …