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Granny Butterfly colouring pages

We have a little treat for you today; some illustrations from the first of a new series of books for children, written by Jean French. She has written a series of stories about Granny Butterfly; who is a Red Admiral. The charming stories tell us all about her butterfly adventures with her friends and family. […]


by Helen • May 4, 2018
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Win a bundle of books from Scholastic to celebrate World Book Day (RRP c. £45)

To celebrate World Book Day, we’re giving away a set of these fantastic books thanks to Scholastic Book Clubs. Each of the books in our prize bundle has been created by writers selected as World Book Day 2018 authors, so are the perfect way to inspire your children to keep reading on World Book Day […]


by Helen • February 19, 2018
Use the book suggestions for 4-5 year olds to to engage children in reading from an early age for more chance in their future education.
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Reading list for 4 year olds to instil a love of reading as early as you can!

It can be really tough to encourage kids to read sometimes. There are just too many temptations from modern technology; but we have a bit of help you you today from The Booktrust – a reading list for 4 year olds (and 5 year olds too)!. Video games, fun electronic applications and the television are […]


by Helen • January 19, 2018
Knight for Kids is a wonderful character you can meet in Galdo's Gift ebook. Read the book and enjoy the craft: Make your own knight for kids
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Sir Strompoff: Make your own paper knight for kids with Galdo’s Gift eBook

Heroic stories are really popular with kids from around the world; we all love a good knight’s tale! Which heroes do your children love? In the UK, our patron saint is St George; a knight dispatched to slay a Dragon! This legend means that knights are popular heroes from the middle ages with our kids. […]


by Helen • January 5, 2018
Win The What on Earth? Timeline Collection of books to educate your kids!
12 Days of Christmas Great giveaways for kids & parents

Win The What on Earth? Timeline Collection of books to educate your kids! #KiddyChartsAdvent

We are nearly at the end of our new giveaways now – we have a wonderful educational set of books for you today – the Timeline collection from What on Earth? Books. And even better, even if you don’t win, then you can get them at a stunning price as a Christmas gift – £49.95 for […]


by Helen • December 11, 2017
Win Incredible Cabinet of Wonders book from Lonely Planet Kids
12 Days of Christmas Great giveaways for kids & parents

Win gorgeous Incredible Cabinet of Wonders book from Lonely Planet Kids #KiddyChartsAdvent

We are rocking around the Christmas tree now with day NINE of our amazing online advent calendar, and this time we have one of my favourite new books of the year to give away, from Lonely Planet Kids. As you saw from our review, we are quite the fans of Lonely Planet kids books; we reviewed […]


by Helen • December 9, 2017
Make a difference to a child in care in the UK - just give them a book!
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Help a child in care with one small gesture this Christmas #52KindWeeks

BookTrust, the UK’s largest children’s reading charity, is calling on members of the public to donate to BookTrust’s festive appeal and light up a child in care’s Christmas. Christmas can be an especially tough time for a child in care and a surprise book gift shows them that someone is thinking of them. By donating […]


by Helen • December 8, 2017
Win bundle of signed Children's Books in celebration of Beanstalk charity
12 Days of Christmas Great giveaways for kids & parents

Win bundle of signed Children’s Books in celebration of Beanstalk charity #KiddyChartsAdvent

The FIFTH DAY of our advent giveaways today, and you can win this fabulous set of new books from Beanstalk children’s literacy charity. Beanstalk recruit, train and support reading volunteers to work with primary school children struggling with reading. We believe books are doorways to magical worlds and once children start to love reading they will […]


by Helen • December 5, 2017
Win Message in a Bottle personalised book and Kik's best friend goody bag
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Win Message in a Bottle personalised book and Kiki’s best friend goody bag #KiddyChartsAdvent

The FOURTH DAY of our advent giveaways is here, and we have another great prize for you – this time from Message in a Bottle. If you don’t want to miss other great prizes that are coming in the next days, make sure to sign up to receive our advent newsletter! And bookmark the advent calendar for 2017 as […]


by Helen • December 4, 2017
Mango Salad Recipe
Kids cooking recipes

Mango Salad

Raise your hand if you or your kids are mango lovers. We love mangoes and are happy to share this mango salad recipe for kids to make. Yum! Cooking and trying new dishes is a great way to learn about different cultures and their eating habits and traditional food. This mango salad recipe is an […]


by Helen • November 27, 2017