• Booklists,  Nature

    Autumn Picture Books

    As we move into autumn, it’s time to refresh our book shelves. Now is the time to gather together all all your favourite stories that conjure up those feelings of crisp mornings, hushed walks, falling leaves and snuffling hedgehogs. Seasonal books are such a joy to include in your bedtime reading, morning baskets and read-alouds. They mark the turning of the year with such beautiful stories, and illustrations full of autumn colours. By introducing little ones to the changing of the season and all that it brings, these books become the perfect springboard for nature walks, weather studies, art projects and sparking their curiosity of the world around them. These…

  • Booklists,  History

    Stone Age

    Step back into the Stone Age with these fantastic picture books, stories and fascinating fact books! Learn about the life of hunter-gatherers, the clothes they wore, the drawings they made, the tools they used and much more. Perfect for history topic work, home education studies, and of course all those budding little historians! 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 and Facebook! Happy Reading! Kari     Note: All links are Amazon Affiliate links. I may earn a small commission from these links,…

  • Booklists,  First Experiences

    Starting School

    Starting school can be a big step for little people. New routines to learn, people to meet, and places to navigate – it can be quite daunting and create some first-day nerves. Stories are a great way to help prepare children – teaching them what to expect, and providing lots of opportunities to chat about any questions and worries.  These are some of my favourite picture books, perfect for those starting nursery or big school! 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 and…

  • Booklists,  History

    Vikings

    Fierce gods, brave warriors and voyaging Norseman – discover the world of the Vikings with this list of fascinating fact books and exciting fiction! With something suitable for every age, these books will help you step back in time and bring the Viking era to life. Perfect for home education studies, project work, and curious readers! 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 and Facebook! Happy Reading! Kari Note: All links are Amazon Affiliate links. I may earn a small commission from these…

  • Booklists,  History

    Ancient Rome

    For all those fascinated by Ancient Rome, I hope this list will help you step back in time and experience Roman life! I have chosen a mix of fiction, non-fiction and activity books that cover a range of age groups – from simple texts like The Goose Guards for younger readers, to Gladiator which would be perfect for your tween/teen reader. Each book has a clickable link, so do take the time to take a closer look! Unfortunately The Orchard Book of Roman Myths is currently out of print. I’ve included it as it’s such a lovely book, and can still be found in libraries or second-hand!    I hope…