12 Books for the Book Lover

12 Books for the Book Lover

Are you a Book Lover? Or perhaps you need to buy a Christmas gift for an avid reader? I have you covered with this list of 12 Books guaranteed to delight fellow book lovers. I’ve chosen a selection of books that I have either read myself, as well as a few that are on...
Inspiring Children’s Books for Girls 

Inspiring Children’s Books for Girls 

With International Women’s Day around the corner [March 8th] I have created a list of inspiring children’s books for girls, filled with stories of women who have and are changing the world. These are beautiful and uplifting stories with themes of courage, diversity,...
BOOK REVIEW: Elsewhere Girls

BOOK REVIEW: Elsewhere Girls

We are HUGE Nova Weetman fans in this family. She is such a terrific author, especially for tween girls. And Elsewhere Girls is up there with her best work. Elsewhere Girls is a moving and funny story of two girls with a deep connection, one based on the Olympic...
BOOK REVIEW: School for Nobodies

BOOK REVIEW: School for Nobodies

Usually, I like to do book roundups here, but this title deserves a review of its own. If you have a daughter aged 8-12, School for Nobodies by Susie Bower is an absolute delight. I bought it for my 10-year-old who is not a voracious reader, but nor is she a reluctant...
15 Fabulous Books for Mother’s Day

15 Fabulous Books for Mother’s Day

As Mother’s Day draws closer, I’ve done the hard work and curated a Book Gift Guide for you. In my mind, books always make the perfect gift. Sure, handmade cards are lovely, and the barely warm toast in bed, but if you love reading, here are 15 fabulous book...
BOOK REVIEW: Sick Bay

BOOK REVIEW: Sick Bay

Every time I ask my community what their biggest challenge is with raising girls, “friendships” inevitably comes up.  Which isn’t a great surprise – friendships can be tricky, particularly for girls.  One of the best predictors of children’s...