Book review: The book with no pictures

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Picture books have very much monopolised the market of books for little people.  American author, comedian and screen writer B. J. Novak (of The American Office fame) is releasing a book for small children that breaks the convention of traditional children’s books with “The book with no pictures.”

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The book with no pictures is just as it’s title suggests, a book with no pictures.  This is potentially a hard sell to young children and early readers but the book is more than just words on a page.

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Read with your child: Guess how much I love you

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Read all of my posts of suggested books to read with your children HERE

Reading a story with your little ones before bed is the best thing EVER!!!  Guess how much I love you by Sam McBratney is the perfect story to share before bed.

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Guess how much I love you tells the story of a young hare and his Dad preparing to go to bed.  As they settle down for the day just like many parents and children they exchange comments of loving one another.

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Read with your child: Not now Bernard

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Not now Bernard was one of the first books that we brought when we found out we were having a baby.

It’s a book that I remembered from my childhood and has been lovely to revisit now with my own children. Continue reading

Read with your child: Not now Bernard

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Read all of my posts of suggested books to read with your children HERE

Not now Bernard was one of the first books that we brought when we found out we were having a baby.

It’s a book that I remembered from my childhood and has been lovely to revisit now with my own children. Continue reading