Tag Archive | children’s fiction

A Month of: A Photo a Day

Just one photo for you today: taken from Wednesday 8th July. At work (the library) we held a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party event for pre-school children to celebrate the 150 year anniversary of the publication of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. The event itself went really well and the children who attended loved it and […]

A Month of: Children’s Fiction – My Best Reads: Treasure Island

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson Seen as the month is almost over, I’m including a true ‘classic’ novel aimed at children but enjoyed by both children and adults alike through many different generations. This classic swashbuckling tale has all the adventure, peril and excitement that children would want out of a story. With pirates […]

A Month of: Children’s Fiction – The Sheep-Pig

The Sheep-Pig The Sheep-Pig by Dick King Smith is a sweet story about a pig who becomes a sheep-pig which unknowingly for him saves his bacon (literally). The story is well known and has been brought to the big screen in the film entitled Babe: The Sheep-Pig. The story is lovely as is the message, […]