Books for Children

Our Favourite Christmas Books

The books in the reading corner are changed regularly throughout the year. As soon as December rolls around a large collection of Christmas themed books take up residence. I sat with Abbie & Harry over the weekend and they showed me their favourites from the selection. The Gift of Christmas – A Treasury of Festive Stories… Continue reading Our Favourite Christmas Books

Books for Children · Christmas

The Twelve Days of Elfin by Melanie Chambers

Welcome to the tale of Elfin, an elf who befriends Ruben in the run-up to Christmas and brings the magic of Christmas to life for this little boy. This is an endearing tale of friendship. Every night, for twelve nights before Christmas, Elfin and Reuben have lots of fun crafting, playing and even baking! They become… Continue reading The Twelve Days of Elfin by Melanie Chambers

Books for Children

Percy Poole & the Ghost Train

W. Charles Thompson’s ‘Percy Poole and the Ghost Train’ whisks young readers back to 1933, as the fourteen-year-old son of a detective and the ghost of his sister embark on a railway-themed adventure they’ll never forget. It’s steeped in intrigue, thrills and whistle-stopping action! Jack has been engrossed in Percy Poole & the Ghost Train… Continue reading Percy Poole & the Ghost Train