Category Archives: Favourite books

The Narnia series

We’re currently reading book 3 of the Narnia series – The Horse and His Boy.  I can’t think of any other books I’ve looked forward to reading to my children more than these!  We’ve read them in order, so The … Continue reading

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Hairy Maclary

Our favourite book at the moment is Hairy Maclary from Donaldson’s Dairy (or ‘Air Gegy’ in Isaac-speak).  This book has Edward and Isaac in fits of laughter each time we read it, especially when Scarface Claw (“the toughest Tom in … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Richard Scarry!

It’s Richard Scarry’s (1919-1994) birthday today (that’s the kind of information I know nowadays!). This is significant because we – especially Edward – LOVE Richard Scarry in this house.  For those unfamiliar with Lowly Worm, Huckle Cat and the other characters in … Continue reading

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Orange Pear Apple Bear

I thought I’d start to write occasional posts about the children’s favourite books of the moment.  Isaac has recently begun to really enjoy books and will happily sit through several at a time.  His absolute favourite at the moment is … Continue reading

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