Review: A wee bird was watching

A Wee Bird was Watching follows little Anna and her mother as they journey through strange woodland, seeking food and safe rest despite lurking dangers. It is both a thoughtful and a joyful imagination of how the robin could have got his red breast. Written by Scottish singer Karine Polwart, this picture book's lyrical language... Continue Reading →

Review: Hide and Seek Hettie

Hettie the Highland cow may already be familiar to young readers from her previous escapades in Hairy Hetty. In this story, illustrated by Jo Allan, she goes to great lengths to avoid having a bath. Her unsuccessful attempts to hide her curly horns, big body and shaggy auburn coat are thwarted at every attempt, with... Continue Reading →

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