I was recently contacted by Tara books, to see if I would have a look at their books and maybe consider them for Book
I, along with many others, are flying the flag for illustrated fiction. We are seeing more and more illustrations in books now, and they’re brilliant.
Welcome to my new feature, a way of making some quick book suggestions. Writing single reviews takes a huge amount of time, and
It is a crucial time when children start learning to read for themselves. The time when their interest and enthusiasm for reading and books can
Lovely to see you all looking so lovely today, clearly having lots of nice thoughts for the new year.
Well, my second
So, it’s 2017 and Book Monsters has had a very quiet end to the year. Crazy, busy, up and down life got in the
I believe that one of the most important traits in humans is kindness. What better method to start to instill this into children is
There has recently been a resurgence and reinvention of some much loved classic children’s books, specifically for adults as gifts. The Ladybird books and
Well would you look at this prickly little fellow! A porcupine in a picture book? I’ve not seen that before, but this is pretty
A while ago, I was contacted by a publishing company through instagram, and asked to take a look at two of their recent picture
I’m just sneaking sheepishly into my BOOK blog to make an apology for the lack of books lately!! Here’s why. You see, over on Twitter,
Over 10 years ago, I decided to leave a career that I had planned on being in for most of my school life. That
So, sunday afternoon and blogging to catch up on. So, what do I find myself doing? Sprawled on the floor building a dragon of