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New books we love: May 2019

Kindness Rules

Here are the books we reviewed and loved this month. Happy reading!

  • How Big is our Baby

    Author: Smriti Prasadam-Halls Illustrator: Britta Teckentrup

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  • How Big is our Baby

    Author: Smriti Prasadam-Halls Illustrator: Britta Teckentrup

    This marvellous non-fiction book, aimed at soon-to-be siblings, charts the month-by-month development of an unborn baby in the wom…

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  • How to Bake a Sausage Dog

    Author: Kirsten Reinhardt Illustrator: David Roberts Translator: Siobhán Parkinson

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  • How to Bake a Sausage Dog

    Author: Kirsten Reinhardt Illustrator: David Roberts Translator: Siobhán Parkinson

    It’s no surprise that this book won the Oldenburger Prize for Children’s Books. Reindhart has created an irresistible world of sur…

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  • Kind

    Author: Alison Green Illustrator: Axel Scheffler & with pictures by 38 artists

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  • Kind

    Author: Alison Green Illustrator: Axel Scheffler & with pictures by 38 artists

    A delicious book by Alison Green with illustrations and a foreword by Axel Scheffler, plus pictures by 38 international illustrato…

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  • Kindness Rules!

    Author: Eunice and Sabrina Moyle

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  • Kindness Rules!

    Author: Eunice and Sabrina Moyle

    Magic Manners, a large blue elephant with a superhero costume and cape, is here to remind us that kindness rules! This bright, che…

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  • Malamander

    Author: Thomas Taylor

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  • Malamander

    Author: Thomas Taylor

    Why did the mermonkey give Violet a book about the local legend of the monster Malamander? Who is the Boathook man? Does Sebastian…

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  • The Flute

    Author: Ken Wilson-Max and Catell Ronca

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  • The Flute

    Author: Ken Wilson-Max and Catell Ronca

    In a bright meadow full of fruit and flowers, a boy plays a flute that sounds full of magic. This poetic book is the second i…

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  • The Pawed Piper

    Author: Michelle Robinson Illustrator: Chinlun Lee

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  • The Pawed Piper

    Author: Michelle Robinson Illustrator: Chinlun Lee

    This feline twist of the classic tale The Piped Piper is a sweet and playful story. A great book to share with little re…

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  • Wildspark

    Author: Vashti Hardy

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  • Wildspark

    Author: Vashti Hardy

    In a world where the spirits of dead people can be harnessed and given new life in mechanical animals, Prue takes on her late brot…

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