Old man of the sea

Old man of the sea

Old man of the sea Book Details Old man of the seaStella Elia, illus. Weberson Santiago. London: Lantana, hb, 9 781 9113 7354 4, 2019, £11.99, 34pp.Picture book, 5-8 years BACK TO REVIEWS Grandfather is old; often visits pass in silence. It is far from exciting. Until...
The pirate tree

The pirate tree

The pirate tree Book Details The pirate treeBrigita Orel, Illus. Jennie Poh. London: Lantana Publishing, hb. 978 1 9113 7387 2, 2019, £8.70, 32pp.Picture book, 5-8 years BACK TO REVIEWS When two lonely children meet up The Pirate Tree becomes a metaphor for a ship and...
Where did you go today?

Where did you go today?

Where did you go today? Book Details Where did you go today?Jenny Duke. London: Child’s Play, pb. 978 1 7862 8200 2, 2019, £6.99, 32pp.Picture book, 3-6 years BACK TO REVIEWS Where did you go today? Was it the park to swing on the swings? Or did you fly? Perhaps...
Sing to the moon

Sing to the moon

Sing to the moon Book Details Sing to the moonNansubuga Nagadya Isdahl, Illus. Sandra Van Doorn. London: Lantana Publishing, hb. 978 1 9113 7339 1, 2018, £12.99, 32pp.Picture book, 4-8 years BACK TO REVIEWS It is raining – nothing to do, boring. If only there...
The Adventures of Anatole

The Adventures of Anatole

The Adventures of Anatole Book Details The Adventures of AnatoleNancy Willard, illus. David McPhail, New York: New York Review Books, pb, 978 1 68137 293 8, 2018, £9.99, 329pp.Novel, fiction, 7-9 years BACK TO REVIEWS Nancy Willard’s trilogy which narrates the...