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We’ve compiled some lists of our favourite films that we think your kids will love too, as well as tips for encouraging a love of books.


Tips for Taking Kids to the Movies

Taking the kids to the movies sounds like fun, provided battling with snack bar wish-lists, toilet trips and kids on ...
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I Am the Universe

I Am The Universe | Book Review

A delightful illustrated story about our place in the Universe with a billion star rating. From glittering galaxies, to jam packed ...
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the ickabog

The Ickabog by J.K. Rowling | Kids Book Review

J.K. Rowling, the author that introduced Harry Potter to the world, is back with her latest children’s book The Ickabog ...
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blaze and monster machines

Blaze Light Riders on DVD

When all the lights in Axle City go dark, Blaze needs your help using energy and lasers to light up the streets, the racetrack & more! Plus, meet knight trucks ...
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goosebumps haunted house

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween is set to be your new favourite film with enough fun and spooktacular adventure for the whole family ...
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peppa pig

Peppa Pig – Gerald Giraffe on DVD

It's everybody's favourite pig - Peppa Pig and her family and friends including Gerald Giraffe with a newly released DVD "Gerald Giraffe and other stories" ...
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xmas books

Bookish Gift Ideas for the Whole Family

If you’re struggling to find the perfect gift this year, why not give the gift of reading? We’ve curated some of our favourite titles of 2020 for kids and adults ...
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New children’s book and album takes you down memory lane

Be prepared to smile, laugh, reminisce and even shed a little tear (of joy of course), with a new children's book and album that takes you down memory lane - ...
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wildlife of Aotearoa

Wildlife of Aotearoa | Book Review

From the author of Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story, Gavin Bishop, comes this new incredible picture book Wildlife of Aotearoa. Spectacularly illustrated and spectacularly full to the brim with exploration ...
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