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A Personalised Book From Hey Wow

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Hey Wow is a wonderful new children’s book publishers based on the North West coast of Scotland. Started by the husband and wife team, Lorna and Daniel, Hey Wow has a new take on personalised books. Their dream to offer children vibrant and exciting titles has set off apace with the beautifully designed ‘In The City’ story. ‘In The City‘ …

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The Happy Book Club | Creating Book Lovers

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fThe Happy Book Club is a children’s book subscription service. The family run business was started by husband and wife team Adele and Matt to help promote literacy in young children. The teacher duo realised that when children are exposed to books in early years they grow into book lovers and this tends to help them in all areas of …

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First News – Current Affairs For Children

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2017 has just begun and already it is shaping up to be quite the year for news. Every day seems to carry with it another shock story as political unrest sweeps across the globe. Children are curious about the news and can be heard singing ‘do you wanna build a wall’ with friends but do they really know what is …

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Robots and Gadgets – A Fun Factivity Sticker Book

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‘Factivity- Robots and Gadgets’ illustrated by Susanna Rumiz and published by Parragon. In this vividly illustrated factivity book children will be introduced to the world of robots and gadgets. Each page briefly outlines how robots are used to make our lives easier. From robot suits to help people with disabilities to imagining a robot-led future each page delivers fact after fact. …

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Christmas Countdown| Baker Ross Christmas Crafts

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Christmas time and crafting go hand in hand and  this year Baker Ross have a lovely selection of festive crafts to keep your kids busy. From stick together elves to gingerbread photo frames there are lots of great value kits available. We were sent a selection to try and have thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The  scratch art kit was a lifesaver on …

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Christmas Countdown| Win a Stigu 2017 Planner

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In my Christmas countdown I have something for the adults this time. If you are like me you will have so much to do each week that life without some form of diary is unthinkable. I have tried all kinds of solutions but I’ve never quite found the right fit. I usually end up with indecipherable scrawl across the pages …

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Christmas Countdown | Win An Educational Bayard Magazine Subscription

In Older Children Books, Reviews, Sponsored, Young Children Books by Prudence46 Comments

There are a host of magazines available from the shelves of news agents and supermarkets. On closer inspection most of these are mainly filled with adverts, don’t have a great educational content and often come with a hefty price tag. When the French publisher Bayard Magazines asked if we would like to review a selection of their educational magazines we …

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Christmas Countdown – Amazing Pages Personalised Book

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Amazing Pages are a family business who create personalised books for children.  James Cooper began the company after making books for his own children. He realised how much they enjoyed appearing in their own stories and the idea grew. Amazing Pages currently offer a choice of three stories – Space Patrol Alien Catcher, (child’s name) and the Shy Mermaid and …