Mostly Mary (Mary Plain) - Story Snug

Mostly Mary / All Mary (Mary Plain) by Gwynedd Rae & Clara Vulliamy

Mary Plain played a huge part in my childhood reading and I have memories of borrowing the books from the library more than once! I was so excited to hear that the Mary Plain stories were being reprinted with illustrations by one of our favourite illustrators, Clara Vulliamy, and it’s been fabulous to share the stories with my daughter who loves them as much as I do.…

Aaaarrgghh Spider! Gift Box - Story Snug

Aaaarrgghh Spider! by Lydia Monks

Age Range: 3 to 7

Aaaarrgghh Spider! is one of our favourite, favourite picture books, our copy was so well read that it fell to pieces! Spider is such an endearing character that even for those of us you who don’t like spiders it is easy to empathise with and understand her wish to become part of a family.…

Learning with Elmer by David McKee - Story Snug

The most viewed blogposts on Story Snug in 2015

Happy New Year to you all!

Before we start a new year of book recommendations we’re looking back at the most viewed blogposts of 2015. They aren’t all blogposts that were written last year and they include several of our learning activities posts where we have linked different arts, crafts, science and other learning activities to some of our favourite picture books.…