After a bungled heist job, Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam find out that while crime doesn’t pay, a change of career might do the trick.

The pair move from break-ins to bake-offs and find the secret to their success.

Dog has everything he needs in his big blue suitcase – it’s the perfect fit for all the little treasures he has collected along the way – and Dog is sure that he is happy just him and his suitcase. Until one night, Mouse comes along and Dog discovers that life is richer and more fun with a friend and his big blue suitcase is actually just right for two. “Oh Dog,” said Mouse. “You look sad. What’s wrong?” “Well,” sighed Dog, “I thought I had everything I needed in my suitcase. But now I think I need something else – though I really don’t know what …” “Don’t worry,” smiled Mouse. “Whatever it is, we’ll find it!”

Mango is a little bird with a BIG problem. Her best bear friend Blue copies everything she does! But when Mango flies off in a huff, Blue can’t follow and soon Mango starts to feel lonely… Where is her copycat bear?

Full of fun and energy, this rhythmic, rhyming story by bright star Ellie Sandall stars some mischievous lemurs.

 

It’s time to wake up!

Come down from the tree.

Follow me, follow me, follow me!

No one notices the sea creeping in until it has taken their boat away. The children are upset but find a special shell to take home for their father to make up for the loss of the boat he had given them. He says he can always make another boat but that he could never make anything as beautiful as the shell.

Poems about me, about you, about everyone in the class.

Poems about friendship, playing games, teachers, bullying, jealousy, quarrels and secrets…

Funny, thoughtful and entertaining, Cheryl Moskowitz is an exciting new talent, and in tune with what goes on inside and outside the classroom.