Tell A Fairytale Day - Story Snug

Which stories will you be telling on National Tell a Fairytale Day?

Which fairytale will you be reading on National Tell a Fairytale Day?

Fairytales and folk tales are an integral part of a country’s traditions and provide a basis for many other stories that we know and love today. We have introduced our daughter to fairytales using books, magazines and other activities but there are still many more fairytales that she is not familiar with. …

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Our favourite Jane Hissey stories

I first read Jane Hissey’s Old Bear Stories to my reception class when I was a newly qualified teacher and I have loved her work ever since. The toys that she creates are beautifully illustrated and the adventures that come from familiar playroom situations are amusing and appealing to young children (and lots of adults that I know!).…

Ruby, Blue and Blanket - Story Snug

Ruby, Blue and Blanket by Jane Hissey

Age Range: 3 to 6

I love Old Bear and his friends so I was very excited to hear that Jane Hissey had written and illustrated a new book with new characters.

The Story: Ruby (a mouse), Blue (a rabbit) and Blanket (a horse) decide to dress up and the best costume will win a prize.…