A little boy responds to his mother's death in a deeply moving story leavened by glimmers of humour and winning illustrations. When the boy in this story wakes up to find that his mother has died, he is overwhelmed with sadness, anger and fear that he will forget her. Charlotte Moundlic captures the loneliness of grief through the eyes of a child, this is a text that doesn't pull any punches, but still contains glimmers of humour and hope.
Angelina and the New Baby - a wonderful story by Katharine Holabird and Helen Craig. This classic Angelina story is a brilliant introduction to the arrival of a new baby. Angelina is so excited by the arrival of a new baby, Polly, and can't wait to be a big sister. But Angelina's family spend so much time doting on the baby that Angelina soon feels left out and forgotten
Why was I adopted? What was it like where I was born? How did you find me? Children have many questions about adoption. With a perceptive text and dynamic photographs, the creators of this book demystify adoption for young children and celebrate the joy that comes with adding to a family.
"She's nice, my mum...My mum's a fantastic cook, and a brilliant juggler. She's a great painter,and the strongest woman in the world! She's really nice, my mum." The perfect book for all mums! A brilliant follow-up to the bestselling My Dad, now published as a delightful mini hardback, perfect as a gift, and with a free Mother's Day card!
With courage and humour Annie Lamott writes about the the birth of her son and the ups and downs of their first year together. Annie is a single mother and a recovering alcoholic, clean and sober for more than three years. A book that will make you laugh and cry.
This is the perfect way to learn how to cook together. Introduce your children to the excitement of cooking with the help of their family and the perfect kitchen companion, Mummy & Me Cook. It's a great introduction to cooking for kids with its blend of over 20 healthy recipes and fun activities as well as fabulous food facts about everyday ingredients.
Festive preparations are being made in Slinky Malinki's house and the rapscallion, mischievous cat is most curious about the Christmas tree. With its reindeer, ribbons, baubles and bells, it's too tempting a treat for Slinky not to investigate. So Slinky Malinki, with mischievous glee, creeps out from the shadows to climb up the tree...
A pilot stranded in the desert awakes one morning to see, standing before him, the most extraordinary little fellow. "Please," asks the stranger, "draw me a sheep." And the pilot realizes that when life's events are too difficult to understand, there is no choice but to succumb to their mysteries. He pulls out pencil and paper...Thus begins this wise and enchanting fable that, in teaching the secret of what is really important in life, has changed the world forever for its readers.