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Doodle Bites by Polly Dunbar

Mmmmm…. bitey bitey! One day Doodle wakes up feeling bitey, and after taking a few chomps out of the cereal boxes and the sofa, she makes the mistake of eyeing up Tumpty’s bottom. Tumpty is understandably not impressed, and evens the score by bringing all his elephantine weight on Doodle’s tail. With everyone in tears, it’s up to Pru and

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A Bit Lost by Chris Haughton

Been meaning to put this up for a while. Besides, how can I not put up a review of a book with an owl? I am BooKa Uhu, after all!  Publisher: Walker Books Ltd ISBN: 9781406333831 Published: 2/5/2011 Poor little owl! He’s fallen out of his nest and can’t find his mummy! Luckily, Squirrel will help him. As Owl describes

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A Home for Mr Tipps by Tom Percival

Gorgeous illustrations and a pussy cat that’s a bit of a scaredycat – meet Mr Tipps! Publisher: Harper Collins Childrens Books ISBN: 9780007345618 Published: 4/8/2011 Mr Tipps is a pussy cat. Well I say pussycat, I should probably say fraidy-cat. He’s scared of absolutely EVERYTHING, including his own shadow! With a  bit of help though from some milk each day

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The Journey Home by Frann Preston-Gannon

A wee bit late thanks to my laptop being naughty over the weekend and immitating a Blue Screen of Death, but hopefully you people out there on the Interwebs will forgive me (?)! So, what have I got… well, @playingbythebook’s tweet inspired me to review this picturebook as it’s particularly relevant to her question about books to do with ecosystems

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