The Great Moon Confusion - Story Snug

The Great Moon Confusion by Richard Byrne

Age Range: 4 to 7

After a visit to the Planetarium and an eclipse we had lots of questions about the moon. The Great Moon Confusion is a wonderful story which explains why the moon changes size.

The Story: Aldrin thinks he knows everything but he doesn’t know the answer to Rabbit’s question about why ‘the moon isn’t so round tonight’.…

Picture Books about Bedtime #bedtime

Picture Books about Bedtime

Bedtime can be one of the most fraught, difficult times of the day. Children are tired, parents are tired and there is often resistance to the whole bedtime routine. There are so many lovely bedtime stories that introduce characters going through various stages of getting ready for bed, our favourites include procrastinating bunnies, baths full of animals, ugly pyjamas and a bear who can’t get to sleep.…

Wow! Said the Owl

Wow! Said The Owl by Tim Hopgood

Age Range: 2 to 5

Wow! Said The Owl is a beautifully illustrated picture book which introduces young children to colours that are around them in the natural world.

The Story: One morning little owl wakes up at dawn, sees the pink sky and is absolutely stunned.…

Peace at Last - Story Snug

Peace at Last by Jill Murphy

Age Range: 2 to 5

Peace at Last was a favourite story in my classroom when I started teaching. The story of Jill Murphy’s three bears takes a humorous look at not being able to sleep, a theme that is familiar to children and adults.…

Egg - Story Snug

EGG by Jonathan Litton and Fhiona Galloway

Age Range: 0 to 3

With an intriguing Egg shaped hole on the cover that gets smaller and smaller, EGG is an ‘eggs-citing Easter egg-escapade!’ for the littlest of readers.

The Story: Bunny starts the egg hunt then Lamb, Puppy, Kitten, Pony and Bluebird each find an Easter egg.…