Picture Perfect Saturday Review: The Hospital Dog by Julia Donaldson and Sara Ogilvie

              Published:  24th November 2020 Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books (imprint of Pan Macmillan) Pages: 32 Format: Hardback Picture Book (borrowed from the Library) RRP: $26.99 4/5 Stars Here is a dog, a Dalmatian called Dot, Is she quite ordinary? NO, SHE’S NOT! After their breakfast and a swim in … Continue reading Picture Perfect Saturday Review: The Hospital Dog by Julia Donaldson and Sara Ogilvie

REVIEW: It’s Ok To Feel Things Deeply by Clarissa Potter

Published: 14th August 2018 Publisher: Chronicle Books LLC Pages: 96 Format: Ebook (read on Scribd) RRP: $24.99 4/5 Stars From Carissa Potter, whose stationery and gift line, People I've Loved, has been featured on Design Sponge, Cool Hunting, and Apartment Therapy. Times can get tough, and this book is here to support women through those moments. … Continue reading REVIEW: It’s Ok To Feel Things Deeply by Clarissa Potter

BLOGMAS Day 9: Review – Greenglass House by Kate Milford

Published: 1st September 2015 Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Pages:376 Format: Audiobook from Scribd RRP: $19.99 4.5/5 Stars It’s wintertime at Greenglass House. The creaky smuggler’s inn is always quiet during this season, and twelve-year-old Milo, the innkeepers’ adopted son, plans to spend his holidays relaxing. But on the first icy night of vacation, out of … Continue reading BLOGMAS Day 9: Review – Greenglass House by Kate Milford

REVIEW: Hound The Detective by Kimberly Andrews

Published: 4th August 2020 Publisher: Puffin Books; the children's imprint of Penguin Random House New Zealand Pages: 32 Format: Softcover picture book (Courtesy of the publisher. Opinions are all my own). RRP: $17.99 4/5 Stars  Meet Hound, a brilliant detective who ALWAYS solves his case. But this latest trail of clues has him perplexed - could it be … Continue reading REVIEW: Hound The Detective by Kimberly Andrews

REVIEW: Bluey My Dad Is Awsome (Father’s Day Book)

  Published: 4th August 2020 Publisher: Puffin Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House Australia Pages: 48 Format: Small Hardback/Paper pages) (ARC supplied by the publisher for review. All opinions are my own). RRP: $16.99 4/5 Stars Based on the hit ABC KIDS TV show! Everyone loves Bandit, especially Bluey and Bingo! Find out what makes this true … Continue reading REVIEW: Bluey My Dad Is Awsome (Father’s Day Book)

REVIEW: Rocky and Louie by Phil Walleystack, Raweyn Caisley and Dub Leffler

Published: 28th April 2020 Publisher: Puffin Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House Australia Pages:  32 Format: Hardback picture book (courtesy of the publisher for review) RRP: $24.99 4/5 Stars  Louie's big brother, Rocky, has big dreams and wants to chase them. But Louie doesn't want him to forget where he belongs . . . A heartfelt … Continue reading REVIEW: Rocky and Louie by Phil Walleystack, Raweyn Caisley and Dub Leffler

REVIEW: Little Bird’s Day by Sally Morgan and illustrated by Johnny Warrkatja Malibirr

Published: 1st April 2019 Publisher: Magabala Books Pages: 40 Format: Hardcover Picture book (borrowed from the library) RRP: $24.99 4/5 Stars  SHORTLISTED – 2020 ABIA AWARD SMALL PUBLISHERS’ CHILDREN’S BOOK OF THE YEAR SHORTLISTED – 2020 CBCA Award for New Illustrator NOTABLES – 2020 CBCA Picture Book of the Year Book Award NOTABLES – 2020 … Continue reading REVIEW: Little Bird’s Day by Sally Morgan and illustrated by Johnny Warrkatja Malibirr