Every year, I am asked for recommendations of books to buy for children... and every year I go blank, so I thought I would put together this list of books that I'd recommend buying for kids for Christmas! This post is going to focus on middle grade books, but I will be back with a … Continue reading Books: the perfect present!
Last year, I put together a post filled with recommendations for books for my class (as some of the parents had been asking), so I decided to do this again this year! I'm a Year 6 teacher and reading like 9-11 books is absolutely my jam. This doesn't mean I don't love books for younger … Continue reading All I want for Christmas is… books!
Good morning everyone! How are you all? I hope you're all doing well... today comes another special guest post from an author... with a twist! How early is TOO early to think about Christmas? The dreaded C word... apparently NOT June! Jane Hissey is here today to talk to us about her brand new book … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Jane Hissey
Hello friends! It's week 2 of December does #SixforSunday. Thank you all so much for joining in last week, it was so lush to see you all joining in! This week's prompt sees us taking on something that I LOVE doing: Books to give as gifts I LOVE BUYING BOOKS AS PRESENTS OK? I'm going … Continue reading S4S – Books to give as gifts
Christmas Is Coming: the PERFECT book to help your little ones count down to Christmas! I know Advent has already started, but it is never too late to get yourself a gorgeous new book! Christmas is a wonderful time of year to get to share stories, make new traditions and do something as a family. … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Christmas is coming – an Advent book
Hello friends! It is Sunday again which means only one thing... it's #SixforSunday time again! We are in a new month now... it's December! A new month means a whole new bunch of prompts! December: It’s the most wonderful time of the year! 1st: Books set over Christmas 8th: Books you want to give as … Continue reading S4S – Books set over Christmas
Hello there! It's Friday again... it's FINALLY ALMOST THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS. There'll be a "first term wrap up" post coming... but today just a bit of fun. I'm taking on the Christmas Cracker Tag, which I first saw on my friend Cora's blog. Check out her post here. Lets get on! Pick A Book With … Continue reading Christmas Cracker Tag
Halo, halo, halo! It's Friday... that means it's TAG DAY. (I should start posting tags on a Thursday cause alliteration is my jam... but old habits die hard, maybe in the new year!) Today I'm taking on the Christmas Songs Book Tag. I saw this while browsing the interwebs for different tags and thought it … Continue reading Christmas Songs book tag
Here we are, day 3 of my gift guide. I hope you've enjoyed reading them! It's been a blast looking back at my year in books and thinking which ones I would recommend people buy and read AND SHOVE IN EACH OTHERS FACES *ahem*. Today, on this here final day of recommending, I'm sorting through … Continue reading Looking for a brilliant read for a teen in your life?
Yesterday, I shared 10 recommendations for emerging chapter book readers - check it out if you're after recommendations for 6+ years! Today I'm sharing books that I've shared with the kids in my class, school and life! Today is the turn of those who are confidently reading longer chapter books - longer chapter books that … Continue reading “Which books should I add to my Christmas list, Miss?”