Tales From Acorn Wood: Rabbit’s Nap by Julia Donaldson – Book Reading

Come read with Mamma Kangaroo, this time we read Rabbit’s Nap by Julia Donaldson.

‘Rabbit’s feeling sleepy. She curls up in a chair. Tap! Tap! Who’s that? Oh dear! It’s Builder Bear.’ Rabbit is trying to get to sleep, but everyone is being so noisy. Lift the flaps and find out who is keeping Rabbit awake! Collect all four board books in “The Acorn Wood series:” “Postman Bear,” “Fox’s Socks” and “Hide-and-Seek Pig.”

Axel Scheffler is a star illustrator and the creator of many award-winning books for Macmillan. In addition to his acclaimed work with Julia Donaldson, he is also the illustrator of wonderful novelty and gift books such as the bestselling

Julia Donaldson is the author of many successful books for children, including the classic THE GRUFFALO, which has won the Smarties Prize and the Blue Peter Award for the Best Book to Read Aloud. THE GRUFFALO’S CHILD was one of the biggest best-sellers of 2004 and won WHS Children’s Book of the Year at the British Book Awards. Julia has also written many children’s plays and songs, and runs regular storytelling and drama workshops. She lives in Glasgow with her family.

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Little Red Riding Hood: Ladybird First Favourite Tales Children’s Book

The classic fairy tale – Little Red Riding Hood – from Ladybird!

A perfect introduction to the classic story Little Red Riding Hood. Find out why grandmother has such big teeth! Part of the Ladybird ‘First Favourite Tales’ series – a perfect introduction to fairy tales for preschoolers – it contains amusing pictures and lots of funny rhythm and rhyme to delight young children. Ideal for reading aloud and sharing with 2-4 year olds.

Ladybird’s First Favourite Tales series is hugely popular and is a great introduction to the most important fairytales. 2011 brought a new look and great covers to the series, but the books are still just as fun to read as ever.

Make sure you look out for the other tales in the series, too!

The Elves and the Shoemaker; Goldilocks and the Three Bears; The Gingerbread Man; Little Red Riding Hood; The Three Little Pigs; The Three Billy Goats Gruff

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