The Toniebox is a fantastic new audio system for children, built and set up with children in mind. Enabling little hands to pick up, place their favourite Tonies® character or Creative-Tonie and enjoy stories and songs.… View Post

A Goosebumps 2 Party! [AD-GIFTED]

A Goosebumps 2 Party! [AD-GIFTED]

Be careful what you wish for. With their after school junk business, best friends Sonny and Sam hope to find treasure in other people’s trash. But when cleaning out the Stine house, they open a locked book that frees a supernatural nightmare – Slappy! … View Post

Mary Poppins Returns | Practically Perfect in Every Way

Mary Poppins Returns | Practically Perfect in Every Way

Mary Poppins Returns is an all-new original musical and is a sequel to the original Mary Poppins. Mary Poppins has come back to the next generation of the Banks family. Their lives are missing joy and wonder after a personal loss. Mary, the practically perfect nanny, with her friend Jack, the optimistic street lamplighter, bring light and life back to the streets of London and back to the Banks family.… View Post

Time to add reading on your Christmas list …

Time to add reading on your Christmas list with Readly

With Christmas just around the corner, we are all wondering what we should be adding to our Christmas wish lists.  In keeping with the four gifting principles, adding something to read is perfect.  Instead of asking for a new book, why not ask for the gift that keeps giving for a whole year – an annual subscription to Readly.… View Post

World Inventors Day – Little Inventors Handbook

World Inventors Day – Little Inventors Handbook

It’s World Inventor’s Day so we’re super excited to be working on such an amazing book and look forward to inspiring the next generation of inventors.  The Little Inventors Handbook is a step-by-step guide on how to get inventing and encourages kids to come up with seriously silly or perfectly practical invention ideas – with no limits! … View Post

From The Bookshelf | The Day War Came

From The Bookshelf | The Day War Came

Imagine if, on an ordinary day, war came and turned your town to rubble.
Imagine if you had to make a dangerous journey all alone, with no welcome at the end.
Imagine you had lost everything and everyone, and then a child, just like you, gave you something small but very precious…… View Post

Give the gift of reading and start saving …

Give the gift of reading and start saving for Christmas

It’s been well documented that reading for pleasure helps children achieve more both at school and in life. If you love reading and have a passion for children’s books, then Scholastic Book Parties offers a fantastic opportunity to help support literacy through running your own book business. … View Post

From The Bookshelf // This is Rocket Science: An …

From The Bookshelf // This is Rocket Science: An Activity Guide

I’ve never been one of those Tuff Spot mums, a mum who sits and thinks about what crafts activity to create with her children next.  There are two main reasons for this… Firstly, the imagination to think up these activities.  Yes, there is Pinterest for inspiration – but seriously, who’s creations ever turn out remotely like it is showcased on Pinterest?  Secondly, the skill level – I’m not exactly known for being creative so I get put off before I’ve even started.… View Post

From The Bookshelf // Wise(ish) Words for New …

From The Bookshelf // Wise(ish) Words for New Parents

The Wise(ish) Words for New Parents book from The Book of Everyone is the closest thing most new parents will receive to an instruction manual for their new bundle of joy.  The personalised book features a host of quirky drawings highlighting some of the ‘joys’ parenting offers you.  With space available for a nugget of advice on each double-page spread.  These can be prefilled with advice that has been suggested by the founders (who are parents) and their customers.  Or you can opt to add in your own personal gems of advice. … View Post