Book Review: Star! Stable! Saviour!

Book: Star! Stable! Saviour! Author: Cameron Semmens Illustrator: Rod Allen Hardback: 24 pages Publisher: Wombat Books, Australia, 2015 Language: English ISBN-13: 9781925139600 RRP: AUD $11.99 Reviewed By: Penny Reeve Blurb:  ‘Witty and wordy, strange and absurd-y, truthful and fun for all the family: this is the Christmas story … Continue reading

Book Review: Same

Book: Same Author: Katrina Roe Illustrator: Jemima Trappel Hardback: 32 pages Publisher: Wombat Books, Australia, 2015 Language: English ISBN-13: 9781925139266 RRP: AUD $19.99 Reviewed By: Penny Reeve Blurb:  ‘When uncle Charlie comes to visit, Ivy keeps her distance. He seems different from other people she knows. Can Uncle … Continue reading

Book Review: Swallow me, NOW!

Book: Swallow me, NOW! Author: Melissa Gijsbers Novel/chapter book: 112 pages (also available as Kindle edition) Publisher: Lilly Pilly Press Language: English ISBN-13: 9780992450861 RRP: $15.30 (paperback) or $4.99 (Kindle edition) Reviewed By: Penny Reeve Blurb: ‘All Sam wants to do is fit in at her new … Continue reading

The Blessing Jar Book and Craft

Everyone gets a case of the grumpies every now and then.  As an adult, I know the best cure for the grumpies is to recognize everything that God has blessed me with.  However, I found this principle difficult to teach … Continue reading