Monthly Archives: August 2018

My Grandpa is Amazing, Nick Butterworth, 2018 (first published 1991) Walker Books, board book, ISBN 978 1 4063 8097 2

My Grandpa is Amazing, Nick Butterworth, 2018 (first published 1991) Walker Books, board book, ISBN 978 1 4063 8097 2   The title of this story really says it all. The story teller’s grandpa can do so much that anyone … Continue reading

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Backyard, Amanda Braxton-Smith & Lizzy Newcomb, 2018, Black Dog books, Hb, ISBN 978 1 925381 17 7

Backyard, Amanda Braxton-Smith & Lizzy Newcomb, 2018, Black Dog books, Hb, ISBN 978 1 925381 17 7 The first thing I noticed with this book is the lush acrylic illustrations that begin on the cover and continue from end paper … Continue reading

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The Happiness Box, a wartime book of hope, Mark Greenwood & Andrew McLean, 2018, Walker Books, Hb, isbn 978 1 925081 38 1.

The Happiness Box, a wartime book of hope, Mark Greenwood & Andrew McLean, 2018, Walker Books, Hb, isbn 978 1 925081 38 1. In 1942, Sgt. ‘Griff’ Griffin became a prisoner of war when he was stationed at Singapore and … Continue reading

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