This exciting, doodle-filled book touches on many different family dynamics. The writer, Jen Carney, wanted to write something that reflected her children’s home life. The narrator, Billie, is exuberant. Toria is our sales and marketing assistant and today’s book reviewer. The chances are, if you’re a school customer you’ve probably talked to her. The Accidental…Read story
What’s it all about? Dragon Mountain by Katie and Kevin Tsang is a thrilling tale of magic, dragons and newfound friendship. It is in all our 8-11 book boxes during the month of June. So that he can learn more about his Chinese heritage and improve his Mandarin, Billy Chan’s parents send him to summer…Read story
A wonderful book about going to school.
Robo-babies is designed to make young children think about the way families are made. Some robots can’t make a family on their own and some robo-babies don’t have a Mum or Dad. Fortunately, some smart robots know many different ways to make robo-babies. There are many kind robots who are looking for robo-babies to give…Read story
This LGBTQIA+ friendly book is about a parent coming out as gay. Millie talks about why it belongs on all of our bookshelves. Me, My Dad and the End of the Rainbow review by Millie Guy Funny, heartfelt and insightful, we follow twelve-year-old Archie as he attempts to find out what secret his parents are…Read story
How to be Me: Super-rich, Super-shy, Super-lonely This is a wonderful story, that touches sensitively on issues of grief, anxiety and loneliness in a way that inspires empathy. A great book for 8-11 year olds. It shows a family navigating through really difficult emotions and not always getting it right. The characters are likeable and…Read story
To start with, Eid Mubarak to all those celebrating as the month of Ramadan draws to a close! We hope it’s been a beautiful time of refreshment and reflection for you and your families. Little Box of Books is committed to finding books that showcase the diversity of our population. Subsequently, today, we are…Read story