Peapod’s Picture Book Picks – Bad Apple

We were lucky enough to request and receive a copy of this from the publishers in exchange for an honest review. All views and opinions are my own. Bad Apple by Huw Lewis Jones and Ben Sanders, published by Thames and Hudson Simply put - I loved this! And so did Peapod. Apple is no... Continue Reading →

Peapod’s Picture Book Picks – The Pirate Mums

We were lucky enough to receive a free copy of this in exchange for an honest review as part of the blog tour for it. All views and opinions are my own. The Pirate Mums by Jodie Lancet-Grant, illustrated by Lydia Corry, published by Oxford Children's This is a super, swashbuckling story which celebrates difference... Continue Reading →

Peapod’s Picks – Seaside Stroll

Seaside Stroll by Charles Trevino, illustrated by Maribel Lechuga, published by Charlesbridge I bought today's book mostly for me rather than Peapod, after Simon (@smithsmm) tweeted about it a couple of weeks ago. I loved the exuberance of the illustrations, and the sheer joy on the little girl's face as she splashes in the surf... Continue Reading →

Peapod’s Picks 20/1/21

Our weekly round up of (mostly bedtime) reads!It's been a week of classic characters here... Peapod absolutely loved Dogger's Christmas by Shirley Hughes when we read it as part of our Book Advent, but I couldn't find my copy of the original...I finally ordered it, along with This Is the Bear by Sarah Hays and... Continue Reading →

Picture Book & Play – Snow

Picture Book & Play is a new weekly post where we look at a picture book or books Peapod's been enjoying recently and some of the play we've had based on it. If you and your little ones do similar bookish play, we'd love you to join in with Picture Book & Play and to... Continue Reading →

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