Weird, Wild & Wonderful

Weird, Wild & Wonderful

Weird, Wild & Wonderful Book Details Weird, Wild & Wonderful: The Poetry World of James CarterJames Carter, illus. Neal Layton. Burley Gate: Otter-Barry Books, pb, 978 1 9130 7473 9, 2021, £7.99, 96pp.Poetry, black & white illustrations, 6-14 years BACK...
Beyond the horizon

Beyond the horizon

Beyond the horizon Book Details Beyond the HorizonCarolina Celas, transl. Jethro Soutar. Berlin: Little Gestalten, hb 978 3 8995 5840 1, 2020, £10.95, 36pp.Picture book, 5-10 years BACK TO REVIEWS This is an attractive book. Celas’ soft palette and expansive use of...
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...