Win Your World Book Day Costume From Beano!
Feb20

Win Your World Book Day Costume From Beano!

World Book Day is looming fast – are you ready?Don’t fret – we’ve nabbed our mates at Beano, and we’re here to help! World Book Day is a totally brilliantly excellent day. It’s on the 7th March this year, and who doesn’t love a day that is simply celebrating stories, and loving to read?We love. BUT. If you have a child in Primary school, that love comes with a bit of a caveat, doesn’t...

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Create Your Own Happy  Review
Dec30

Create Your Own Happy Review

I’ve been looking forward to this little book for so long now – but the Create Your Own Happy review is finally here! Woot! It’s a pretty universal wish that we all want our children to be happy. Happy It’s such a simple little word. And yet it feels like our modern kids are less happy then they’ve ever been. How has that happened? How have we gone from carefree 12yr old out on their bikes to 12yr olds...

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Win 1 of 5 Letts ‘GCSE In A Week’ sets!  | #LittleStuff24
Dec18

Win 1 of 5 Letts ‘GCSE In A Week’ sets! | #LittleStuff24

“Rudolph the red nosed reindeeeeeer…” Behind door number nineteen of the 2018 #LittleStuff24 is your chance to win 1 of 5 ‘GCSE In A Week’ Revision book bundles from Letts! It’s that time of year that every parent of an older teen learns to be wary of. Exam season. We’ve been through it a couple of times, with son No.3 facing his GCSE barrel this summer (if you’re in a  similar position,...

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Win an instax Mini 9 Camera! | #LittleStuff24
Dec12

Win an instax Mini 9 Camera! | #LittleStuff24

“O holy night! The stars are brightly shiiiiining…” Behind door number thirteen of the 2018 #LittleStuff24 is your chance from HarperCollins Childrens Books to win an instax Mini 9 Camera worth £75! WALLIAMS FANS! WIN AN INSTAX MINI 9 CAMERA! Today’s Advent Calendar prize is to celebrate the launch of number one bestseller David Walliams’ new book The Ice Monster, his most epic adventure...

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Win 1 of 4 Brilliant Children’s Book Bundles!| #LittleStuff24
Dec07

Win 1 of 4 Brilliant Children’s Book Bundles!| #LittleStuff24

“Dashing through the snow…” Behind door number eight of the 2018 #LittleStuff24 is your chance to win 1 of 4 frankly brilliant children’s books from Collins! Just brilliant – and no matter if your kid’s not a big reader. Because these are all non-fiction books which are perfect for simply dipping into. there’s no need to get your brain around tricky long chapters – these are interactve,...

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5 Essential Tips for Reluctant Readers (or ‘how do I get my child to love reading and books?!’)
Aug31

5 Essential Tips for Reluctant Readers (or ‘how do I get my child to love reading and books?!’)

While some children devour every novel they can get their hands on, you’ve somehow found yourself with a child who pushes books away as though reading were a chore – or worse, a bore. Unless it’s on the screen in their Minecraft game or in an action-packed comic book, they don’t want to know. Sound familiar? Don’t fret – help is at hand; we’ve talked with HarperCollins, and they’ve given us some...

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