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Primary Times Reviews…

The Goblin and the Girl by Neil Irani

This is a really sweet story about a girl who sees a goblin reflected back when she looks in the mirror…The book shows how our friends like us for who we are and not what we look like. An enjoyable read and ideal for any children struggling with self esteem…Read more

Sparkle’s Song by Samantha Hale

This book reads like a traditional fable and I can see it becoming a favourite – an enchanting read. My daughter (4) particularly loved the dancing trees, the musical instruments and also the happy ending. This book deals with the fact that even after suffering such a loss there is still joy to be found….read more

The Dog Detectives:  Lost in London by Fin & Zoa

Another lovely story in the Dog Detectives series. This one is based in London and the reader is involved in trying to spot the six ravens throughout the story. My daughter especially enjoyed all the landmark buildings as we had holidayed in London last year. A lovely book to share! ….read more

Mrs MacCready Was Ever So Greedy by Julie Fulton

A bright and very funny book telling the story of a lady who ate too much. The rhymes are easily remembered, and it’s the type of book that you will find yourself being asked to read again and again – just so the child can join in with the ending! ….read more