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- Did you miss any of the AMAZING #CressidaSummerCamp this week? Don't worry, because you can catch up on all the wonderful workshops, tips and drawalongs on the Waterstones Children's Laureate page or our YouTube channel! https://t.co/sNyruIkyrI https://t.co/FgNOKNDqLQ https://t.co/P9rMBdJnYP 42 minutes ago
- Are your little ones feeling anxious at the moment? Maybe they're misbehaving because they're worried? Dr Janet Rose has some great ideas about how you can use emotion coaching to help them out: https://t.co/fYcIbXEULz @NorlandHead https://t.co/3xN2jGJsMd 1 hour ago
- Meet The Grumblies is a fantastic new book from John Kelly and Carmen Saldana - will this fractious bunch manage to come together when a GOBBLESTOMP arrives in their village? This is your chance to find out as we have five copies to give away! https://t.co/vmUlYg1lmn https://t.co/LGiLGByl8r 2 hours ago