Story Snug's 9th Birthday - Story Snug

Celebrating Story Snug’s 9th Birthday

I can’t believe that it’s Story Snug’s 9th birthday! 

I haven’t blogged as much as I did before the pandemic but Story Snug is still a big part of my life. Over the last year we’ve read lots of wonderful books, old and new, including a wide range of picture books, fiction and non fiction, chapter books and middle grade.…

Favourite Autumn Picture Books - Story Snug

Favourite Autumn Picture Books

Autumn is my favourite season – running through leaves in the woods, throwing leaves up in the air and collecting all sorts of autumn goodies – bark, acorns, leaves, conkers. When I was teaching in Early Years I would go out every weekend and come back with bags of treasure for classroom crafts – leaf rubbing, collages, sorting.…

Jaspar & Scruff: The Great Cat Cake-Off - Story Snug

Jasper & Scruff: The Great Cat Cake-Off by Nicola Colton

Jasper & Scruff: The Great Cat Cake-Off is a page turning, early reader with a colourful cast of animal characters, delicious food, a wonderful villain and fabulous illustrations. Jasper the cat loves cooking and fancy food while boisterous puppy Scruff much prefers to eat but, despite their differences, they make a great team when they open their new diner.…

Georgie Grows a Dragon - Story Snug

Georgie Grows a Dragon by Emma Lazell

Georgie Grows a Dragon is a wonderful story about gardening, friendship and growing. Georgie loves growing things but she can’t remember planting the dragon that appears in her garden overnight. She’s determined to take care of it but what do dragons need to help them grow…?…