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Some titles we're loving this week

Jack and the Flumflum Tree

Written by Julia Donaldson / Illustrated by David Roberts

We really do adore Julia Donaldson books in our house. She has this magical ability to weave the most beautiful stories, creating a pace and rhythm not unlike music. 294 more words

Books And Activities

13 Children's Books Honoring and Celebrating Dads

Books can be used for both educational and entertaining purposes during holidays. Some books may teach kids about the history and purpose of a holiday, while others may simply entertain and bring out the holiday spirit in kids. 1,281 more words

Book Kids

Book Club - Book of the Month - June

“Epic battles between good and evil, fantastic creatures, betrayals, heroic deeds, and friendships won and lost all come together in this unforgettable world, which has been enchanting readers of all ages for over sixty years.” What world? 467 more words

Book Kids

The World Change Challenge begins in Hong Kong!

Room to Read team with CEO and founder John Wood (centre), Jennie Orchard (4th from L), Jodie Mullen (8th from L) and Hong Kong authors Nury Vittachi (1st on L), Sarah Brennan (6th from L) and Bhakti Mathur (7th from L). 142 more words

Hong Kong Schools

Musings and literature to get us through a tough week

It’s been a bit of a tough week for my littles this week. We received some sad news that an elderly family member who had been very sick had passed away, and we all travelled up to Melbourne for his funeral. 315 more words

Books And Activities

It Might Be An Apple

It Might Be An Apple

By Shinsuke Yoshitake

You’re never too young to think outside the square, and when a picture book asks you to do precisely that you should snap it up, I think. 88 more words

Books And Activities

Book Club - Book of the Month - May

Our tweens-teens’ book selection for May is Nest by Esther Ehrlich. I must say, this was one of the toughest book club decisions thus far, and I’ll explain why in a minute. 462 more words

Book Kids