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Family-Friendly Friday: Summer Foods Edition

For our family, one of the best parts of getting into the summer season is being able to tuck into great foods. Gone are the heavy casseroles and warming soups, and in comes plenty of salads, fresh fruits and of course barbecues - when the weather allows! It's great to discover books which also feature… Continue reading Family-Friendly Friday: Summer Foods Edition

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Family-Friendly Friday: Spring Animals Edition

My children are super excited about Spring coming. My daughter (2.5) loves rabbits and lambs and all things fluffy. For my son (5), it’s about having time off school in the Easter holidays and getting to run around outside after a long winter inside! They both love looking at books, with my son learning to… Continue reading Family-Friendly Friday: Spring Animals Edition

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Family-Friendly Friday: Snowpeople Edition

Have a snow day any day with these books and short films featuring snowpeople! Books The Fox & the Snowman by Angela Muse (Author),‎ Helen Wu (Illustrator) This is a story of a lone fox and his journey through a year of changing seasons. He discovers friendship and family in this colorful winter tale. Available… Continue reading Family-Friendly Friday: Snowpeople Edition

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A Guide to Indie Bookstores in London

by Olivia Gacka As a book blogger and Londoner, I spend many an hour hiking around the city visiting bookstores, admiring their shelves and forgetting real life even exists. When picking the store of choice for endless browsing, the ability to get lost in thought is essential and this often comes down to the interior… Continue reading A Guide to Indie Bookstores in London

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Attention Span: Playing Dead by S. E. Casey

Harry makes a momentary stop at the decrepit circus that has materialized in a field overnight. A labyrinth of circus tents like Dante's nine circles descends into madness. Sprinkled with commerce and corruption. A room of indecision, perpetually incomplete. Verbiage, exquisite and visceral; more eerie than terrifying. Starting out, it appeared needlessly wordy and rife… Continue reading Attention Span: Playing Dead by S. E. Casey

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Family-Friendly Friday: Bunny Edition

These kid-friendly bunny books, short films and games prove bunnies aren't just for Easter Books: Tyrabbisaurus Rex by A.J. Culey (Author), Jeanine Henning (Illustrator) Tyrabbisaurus Rex doesn't appreciate being locked in a cage. Sure it has three levels and is full of scrumptious veggies, but that doesn't mean he's willing to accept his fate as a… Continue reading Family-Friendly Friday: Bunny Edition