Category Archives: Books for toddlers

The Owl and the Pussycat

The Owl and the Pussycat went to sea In a beautiful pea green boat, They took some honey, and plenty of money, Wrapped up in a five pound note. From The Owl and the Pussycat, a nonsense poem by Edward Lear … Continue reading

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Up In the Tree

“Oh moan! Oh groan! There’s no telephone! We’ve run out of pancakes, We’ve run out of tea, We’ll have to eat LEAVES Up here in our tree!” From Up In the Tree Written and Illustrated by Margaret Atwood First published in 1978 Today … Continue reading

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