Get Out of my Bath

by Britta Teckentrup reviewed by Mia Macrossan Britta Teckentrup is a German born British author and illustrator of over 100 books. This interactive board book is about Ellie the elephant  who loves to make waves in her bath. The reader is invited to gently shake the book from side to side to see what happens … Continue reading Get Out of my Bath

Little Bilby’s Aussie Easter Egg Hunt

by Yvonne Mes illustrated by Jody Pratt reviewed by Mia Macrossan This charming board book contains a lot in a small package. It is the perfect way to introduce your child to the joy and fun of Easter egg hunting in an Australian context. Three little bilbies are out looking for Easter eggs – they … Continue reading Little Bilby’s Aussie Easter Egg Hunt

Bluey: Bob Bilby

reviewed by Mia Macrossan Bluey is the award-winning and incredibly popular  Australian cartoon tv series featuring Bluey, the blue heeler pup and her family: Mum, Dad and her sister Bingo.  It is produced by the Emmy® award-winning Ludo Studio for ABC KIDS and is co-commissioned by ABC Children’s and BBC Studios. Now here are four … Continue reading Bluey: Bob Bilby

Where’s Baby Chick

by Ingela P Arrhenius reviewed by Mia Macrossan This colourful introduction to the world of books for a baby is a  small and sturdy board book with brightly coloured felt flaps covering up all the hidden baby animals. Little fingers can lift the flap to discover a baby bunny, a baby lamb, a baby kitten … Continue reading Where’s Baby Chick

I’m ready for preschool

by Jedda Robaard reviewed by Kerry Neary The I’m Ready books celebrate the exciting milestones and events in a child's life. The  series serves as a stepping stone between first concept books (numbers, alphabet, colours, animals, etc) and longer narrative picture books. They are ideal for children ages 3 to 4. In I'm ready for preschool … Continue reading I’m ready for preschool