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    Best Kids’ eBooks for Kindle

    Got a new Kindle Fire for the kids? We’ve handpicked the best kids’ eBooks for Kindle to download and enjoy over the school holidays. You’ll find classic children’s books like Narnia and Paddington, bestselling new books by your favourite authors David Walliams and Michael Morpurgo, plus some rare gems you may not have seen before! Download your favourites […]

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    David Walliams and Jeff Kinney LIVE in London – plus a special prize draw!

    Calling all London parents! This December, join bestselling children’s authors David Walliams and Jeff Kinney at a unique family friendly Christmas Spectacular at London’s O2. It’s going to be the children’s book event of the season, and we want you to help you get the word out to other London families, so we’ve got a little competition for […]

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    New David Walliams book: The Midnight Gang (Review)

    It seems that every child in the country is talking about the new book by David Walliams, The Midnight Gang, and for good reason! It’s a beautiful story with a big heart, with laugh-out-loud moments and scenes that will have you welling up and reaching for the tissues. Best of all, it’s a bigger-than-big adventure […]

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    World Book Day Infographic – The Book vs Film Debate!

    In celebration of World Book Day, we were asked by those lovely folks at Fancy Dress Ball to look back on our favourite children’s books and the films they inspired, and join the great debate about which was the winning format. What a treat to get to re-read Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book, Roald Dahl’s […]

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    Eco-Friendly Baby Essentials for a Day Out

    We asked some eco-friendly enthusiasts which products they would recommend for a day out with the little ones. Here’s what they had to say… A day out with baby means thinking ahead to be sure to pack all of the necessities to keep everyone happy, safe, and healthy. With a variety of eco-friendly baby products […]

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    Kids Books: Review of Usborne GIRLS Activity Book

    Looking for a fun girl’s activity book for your daughter or granddaughter? Kim and 6 year old Melissa stumbled upon the Usborne GIRLS Activity Book and loved it so much they had to share it with other Really Kid Friendly families… I’m not totally convinced that we have seen the last of the bad weather […]

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    Apps for Kids: Peppa Pig Me Books by the award winning Made in Me team

    You’re going to love this week’s featured app for kids… the team behind the award winning Me Books apps for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch are back with another highly interactive app for children learning to read… this time featuring the children’s favourite little pig, Peppa. Much like the Ladybird Classic Me Books iPad app, […]

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    Classic Christmas stories for kids

    It’s just not Christmas without Scrooge, the Grinch or the Snowman. If none of these characters are on TV this December or if you fancy a more traditional family Christmas, snuggle up with the children and read the books to them. You could buy any of these online in time for Christmas or in your […]

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    Best app for children learning to read

    “Best app for children learning to read” is a high accolade indeed, but there is absolutely no doubt that the Me Books and Ladybird Classic Me Books – Penguin Books educational apps for preschool and school children deserves the title. Storytelling has always been a big part of our lives, whether it’s Grandpa telling (completely made […]

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    Baby Books: Designer Board Books by Orla Kiely

    Baby books always make lovely gifts for new parents, but sometimes it’s hard to decide what to buy. Do you go for a classic baby book like Goodnight Moon, Eric Carle’s enormously popular The Hungry Caterpillar, or something a little different?  We’ve had the immense pleasure of stealing a sneak peek at two new baby […]

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