Some Of The Best Loved Inclusive Books For EYFS

Our Reception Manager asked me, if he was to start a shelf from scratch of inclusive books, what would I put on it. Many amazing covers floated through my head, but end of term tiredness meant that most of the titles and authors and illustrators had disappeared. So I took to twitter to help me … Continue reading Some Of The Best Loved Inclusive Books For EYFS

When The Sky Falls by Phil Earle

Publication Date: 3 June 2021 The Blurb 1941. War is raging. And one angry boy has been sent to the city, where bombers rule the skies. There, Joseph will live with Mrs F, a gruff woman with no fondness for children. Her only loves are the rundown zoo she owns and its mighty silverback gorilla, … Continue reading When The Sky Falls by Phil Earle

The Most Important Animal Of All by Penny Worms, illustrated by Hannah Bailey

Publication Date: 29th July 2021 The Blurb The Most Important Animal of All is a beautiful picture book, illustrated by award-winning Hannah Bailey, where a teacher challenges her class to decide which is the most important animal of all. Seven children champion a different animal for the top spot. Is it BEES as master pollinators, … Continue reading The Most Important Animal Of All by Penny Worms, illustrated by Hannah Bailey

Listified by Andrew Pettie, illustrated by Andres Lozano

Publication Date: 1st July 2021 The Blurb Ever wondered which 10 dinosaurs were the largest, and what they weighed…in cats? Or how much of your DNA you share with other animals…and bananas? Enter the listiverse and get ready to see the world in a whole new way. Listified! takes the best and most amazing parts of the … Continue reading Listified by Andrew Pettie, illustrated by Andres Lozano

Interview With A Shark by Andy Seed, illustrated by Nick East

Publication Date: 27 May 2021 The Blurb If you could talk to animals, what would you ask? Get familiar with 10 extraordinary ocean giants as they step up to the mic and share their habits, behaviour, likes and dislikes, favourite foods, and more. Each animal has its own story to tell... and its own attitude! … Continue reading Interview With A Shark by Andy Seed, illustrated by Nick East

Indigo Wilde And The Creatures At Jellybean Crescent by Pippa Curnick

Publication Date: 10 June 2021 The Blurb Discovered in the Unknown Wilderness when she was just a baby, Indigo Wilde was adopted by World-Famous Explorers, Philomena and Bertram, who are always off adventuring. Home for Indigo and her little brother, Quigley, is 47 Jellybean Crescent, a crazy and colourful house full of magical creatures that … Continue reading Indigo Wilde And The Creatures At Jellybean Crescent by Pippa Curnick

The Screen Thief by Helen Docherty and Thomas Docherty

Publication Date: 3 June 2021 The Blurb Look out! There's a Snaffle about, and she'll eat your screen as a snack! When the Snaffle arrives in the city, she just wants to play, but everyone's too busy staring at their screens. The Snaffle discovers that she likes screens, too - as a snack! When she … Continue reading The Screen Thief by Helen Docherty and Thomas Docherty

Nen And The Lonely Fisherman by Ian Eagleton and James Mayhew

Publication Date: 1 June 2021 The Blurb Far out to sea and deep below the whispering waves lives a merman called Nen. Nen spends his days exploring his underwater kingdom, but something is missing: his heart is empty. So, Nen ventures to the forbidden world above and it is here that he meets Ernest, a … Continue reading Nen And The Lonely Fisherman by Ian Eagleton and James Mayhew

Rainbow Grey by Laura Ellen Anderson

Publication Date: 27 May 2021 The Blurb Ten-year-old Ray Grey lives in the magical Weatherlands, high in the sky. Ray is surrounded by Weatherlings with astounding weather power at their fingertips... but she doesn't have ANY magic! Then, after a trip to Earth, Ray’s life changes forever. She is transformed from Ray Grey into RAINBOW … Continue reading Rainbow Grey by Laura Ellen Anderson

The Beast Of Harwood Forest by Dan Smith, illustrated by Chris King

Publication Date: 6 May 2021 Having loved The Invasion Of Crooked Oak, Year 5 were thrilled when we got an early copy of Dan’s latest book, The Beast Of Harwood Forest to read before having the chance to send our questions off to him. So imagine our utter delight, when on reading our questions, Dan … Continue reading The Beast Of Harwood Forest by Dan Smith, illustrated by Chris King