Posts by Fran Grant

The importance of reading with children

The importance of reading with children ‘So please, oh please, we beg, we pray, go throw your TV set away, and in its place you can install a lovely bookshelf on the wall’ ~ Roald Dahl The importance of reading (for children) cannot be emphasised enough, and I genuinely believe that as parents we should…

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Book review: The Songs of Us (ahem, pass the tissues please)

The Songs of Us – by Emma Cooper “Quirky, clever, and original, this will break your heart, but put it back together again” ~ Katie Fforde   From the cover: If Melody hadn’t run out of de-icer that day, she would never have slipped and banged her head. She wouldn’t be left with a condition…

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