‘If I want to learn about culture or a country I go to its novelists. The widening of the cultural horizon is essential – for
children just as much as adults’
(Penelope Lively, speech first Marsh Award for Children’s Literature
in Translation, 1998)
Welcome to the Parents Zone. Here you will be able to find advice on encouraging children to develop their love of books and reading, as well as their awareness of books from all over the world. You can also find ideas for great early years books to share with younger children, including baby books, toddler books, art activity books and wordless books, as well as activities and games for older children. really funny pictres funny pictures funny images funny photos
Do take a look at the News Flash to see what new books and activities have been added to the website.