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PoPB: The Dinosaur Games by David Bedford & Dankerloux and A Day with the Animal Doctors by Sharon Rentta.

Pair of Picture Books Tuesdays on Juniper’s Jungle bring two reviews of picture books. The Dinosaur Games by David Bedford and Dankerloux (illustrator). Macmillan Children’s Books. Ready, steady, RAAAAAAH! Titus the T-Rex is ready for the Great Dinosaur Games. He … Continue reading

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PoPB: Chu’s Day by Neil Gaiman & Adam Rex and Mr Super Poopy Pants by Rebecca Elliott.

Pair of Picture Books Tuesdays on Juniper’s Jungle bring two reviews of picture books. Chu’s Day by Neil Gaiman & Adam Rex (illustrator). Bloomsbury Books. Chu is a little panda with a big sneeze. When Chu sneezes, bad things happen. … Continue reading

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PoPB: Carlo and the Really Nice Librarian by Jessica Spanyol and The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt & Oliver Jeffers.

Pair of Picture Books Tuesdays on Juniper’s Jungle bring two reviews of picture books. Carlo and the Really Nice Librarian by Jessica Spanyol. Walker Books. In a simple storybook adventure, curious Carlo discovers the joys of the library with the … Continue reading

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MG Monday: Spy Dog by Andrew Cope.

Middle Grade Mondays on Juniper’s Jungle feature books aimed at 8 – 12 year olds, or younger. This week, Spy Dog by Andrew Cope earns her turn in the spotlight. Lara, or GM451 as she is known by the government, … Continue reading

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PoP: Go to Sleep or I Let Loose the Leopard by Steve Cole & Bruce Ingman and Too Hot to Hug! By Steve Smallman & Cee Biscoe.

PoP Tuesdays on Juniper’s Jungle bring two reviews of picture books. Go to Sleep or I Let Loose the Leopard by Steve Cole & Bruce Ingman (illustrator). Random House Children’s. It is Joe and Ellie’s bedtime. But Joe and Ellie … Continue reading

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PoP: Bug and Bear by Ann Bonwill & Lynn Marlow and Pip and Posy: The Scary Monster by Axel Scheffler.

PoP Tuesdays on Juniper’s Jungle bring two reviews of picture books. Bug and Bear by Ann Bonwill & Lynn Marlow (illustrator). Oxford University Press. This is the story of Bug who wakes up happy, Bear who wakes up grumpy, and … Continue reading

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PoP: Woolly by Sam Childs and The Great Granny Gang by Judith Kerr.

PoP Tuesdays on Juniper’s Jungle bring two reviews of picture books. Woolly by Sam Childs. Scholastic. The new baby mammoth is called Woolly, but she isn’t woolly. And she’s cold. How will Woolly’s family keep her snug and cosy? A … Continue reading

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