This month’s book recommendations for children by age group
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Book Recommendation for 0 – 5 year olds
“The Wildest Brother” by Cornelia Funke and Kerstin Meyer
Ben is a fearless young boy as brave as a lion and he protects his big sister, Anna, all day long. But when the day is over and darkness descends, it’s his sister who does the protecting. Just the story to settle wild brothers and sisters for bedtime.
“Daisy and the Trouble With Kittens” by Kes Gray
Daisy is going on holiday! In an actual plane to actual Spain! It’s so exciting! She’s made so many new friends! Trouble is, five of them are small and cute and furry kittens!!!!
“Honesty Wart Witch Hunter” by Alan McDonald
Honesty Wart’s family are Puritans, which means certain things are strictly forbidden – like singing, dancing and anything to do with witchcraft. The Witchfinder General is coming to the village, what are they going to do about Grandma’s bedroom where she cooks up her spells.
“The Montgomery Murder” by Cora Harrison
In the mean streets of Victorian London lies the body of wealthy Mr Montgomery. The police must move fast to catch his killer. They need an insider, someone streetwise, cunning, bold… someone like Alfie.