The Tree That's Meant To Be - Story Snug


THE TREE THAT’S MEANT TO BE is a heartwarming festive story full of love and caring. It portrays a wonderful celebration of Christmas in the natural world but more importantly it shows the joy and happiness that friendship brings to a character that feels different to all the others.…

Sea Lights - Story Snug

Sea Lights by Ruth Symons & Carolina Rabei

Sea Lights is a novelty bedtime story that uses paper engineering to ‘light up’ different elements on each spread. The book is sturdy and includes wheels, flaps and sliders to illuminate the pages. It’s a gentle, calming story about the different lights that guide a little girl and her dad through an evening’s fishing.…

Just Read! - Story Snug

Just Read! by Lori Degman & Victoria Tentler-Krylov

Books celebrating reading are always a huge hit in our house and we love the way that Just Read!’s bouncy rhyming text introduces children to the joys of reading – anything and everywhere! This beautifully illustrated book is perfect for voracious little bookworms and is a delight to read out loud.…

Zog and the Flying Doctors - Story Snug

Zog and the Flying Doctors by Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler

Zog is one of my daughter’s favourite Julia Donaldson stories and she was delighted to find the newly published sequel, Zog and the Flying Doctors, at The Edinburgh Book Festival. We had tickets for Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s show which included watching Axel draw pictures of Zog and his friends plus characters from the new story – a mermaid, a lion and a particularly special unicorn.…

2020 International Book Giving Day poster - Story Snug

Sharing Book Love – A Poem For International Book Giving Day

Sharing Book Love

On February 14th you can give some books away
and join with celebrations for Book Giving Day.

The aim is very simple. Put books in children’s hands.
Not only in your country but many different lands.

If you have unwanted books or books that you don’t need,
give them to a child to encourage them to read.…

Room on The Broom - Story Snug

Learning with Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler

Room in the Broom is one of my daughter’s favourite Julia Donaldson / Axel Scheffler stories. As well as witch, cat, dog, frog and bird crafts there are many other learning activities that can be inspired by the book. We had a great time crafting, experimenting, painting and baking to prepare this post.…