• Booklists,  Festivals & Celebrations

    Books for Lunar New Year

    Lunar New Year will soon be upon us. This festival, also known as Chinese New Year or Spring Festival, celebrates the beginning of a new year in the traditional lunisolar calendar. The first day of the celebrations depends on the phases of the moon and so the date varies from year to year. Explore the customs and history of this festival with these favourite picture books! I’ve also included some traditional Chinese tales of those wanting to take their explorations further. The perfect springboard to explore this wonderful festival and be inspired to create your own celebrations to mark the occasion. I hope you enjoy this list! Do let me know which…

  • Booklists,  Nature

    Moon Theme

    Often with nature studies we find ourselves looking downwards – searching for animal prints, seeking insects amongst the leaves or watching new bulbs peeking through the soil. But it can be just as exciting to look up and investigate the wonders of the sky.  For all those exploring the moon with their little ones, this booklist is for you! A mixture of gentle tales, fun adventures and fascinating facts to spark curiosity and inspire new projects! I hope you enjoy this list! Do let me know which books your little bookworms are loving! Drop a comment below, or come and chat about all things books with me over on Instagram…