Top 17 of ’17

It's time for the annual book selections that topped our ‘favourites list’. The ones that had us rip roaring with giggles, the ones that made our hearts stop beating, and the ones that simply took our breath away. It's always tough to choose, especially since we literally turn over hundreds of books in a year. But here they are, picture books as picked between my girls and myself. Which ones were your favourites? A Very Quacky Christmas, Frances Watts (author), Ann James (illus.), ABC Books, ...
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12 Days of Christmas – Day 3

Welcome to Day 3 of our Christmas giveaway. You can still enter Day 1 and Day 2. We have another prize! Everyone who enters every single day will go into the draw to win a voucher from Boomerang Books. To enter, answer the following question: What is your favourite Christmas carol or song? Enter with your name, email address, and state in the form below. By entering, you agree to the conditions here. Day 3 Prize Digby and the Yodelayhee… Who? by Renee Price Yodelayhee!...
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#InterviewByBook with Renee Price

Title: Digby and the Yodelayhee Who? Author: Renee Price Illustrator: Anil Tortop Publisher: Create It Kids Genre: Picture book Age Group: 2-7 years Please tell us a bit of what your book is about. Digby Fixit and his friends follow their second adventure, in an attempt to solve the mystery of a noisy noise. Could it be the sound of an ant trail? An instrument? An elephant? And why is it so noisy? What kinds of themes / issues are raised in this story? Digby and the Yodelayhee W...
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