Phoebe wonders why her mummies aren't married. When she is told that they'd like to, but You-Know-Who won't come to the party, Phoebe is undeterred. With her trusty sidekick, Biscuit the cat, she plans a big surprise wedding for her mummies. Soon, the whole town is in on it and they are all coming along. But what about You-Know-Who? Will they ruin the surprise or make the day?
This picture book captures a real-life account of a young girl's journey from Zimbabwe to seek asylum in a new country. This picture book tells the story of 12-year-old refugee Juliane. At the age of three Juliane was separated from her mother due to the conflicts happening in her home country of Zimbabwe. Told in Juliane's own words, the story tells of her distress and isolation while growing up in an African orphanage, until an incredible chance meeting with her mother reunites the two of them. They apply for political... More info
Big and Small are machines that work together as a team, But some days Big goes a bit wobbly, and I get a lot worried. Through the book Big malfunctions in a variety of ways and Small tries to help with the assistance of The Boss, Mechanic and Tools. A metaphor for a child living with an adult who suffers from mental illness. Age 7+ Hardback book *David Miller* was born in Sydney during the second World War. This is his fourteenth picture book and the fifth that he has written.... More info
In Why Am I Jealous?, Hugo feels left out when his friends start playing with other children. He feels angry and sad, could he be feeling jealous? What is jealousy? This book explores the effect of jealousy, the situations in which it arises and encourages children to think about what jealousy is and ways to stop feeling left out. Children will recognise the characters from the BBC TV Cbeebies series, What's The Big Idea?. The book is part of a series which introduces young children aged 4+ to philosophy... More info