Tag: children

Chatham illustrator publishes first children’s book

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Lifelong animal enthusiast James Boast, 27, has published his first book, in which he aims to teach youngsters about the circle of life. Having always had a strong interest in animals, James wants to encourage more children to learn about the rainforest and its ecosystems. Now a freelance illustrator, James’ childhood bedroom in Chatham was…

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May The Toys Be With You, by Anna Morell

Star Wars toys at The Beaney

A shift in the Force has been palpable in recent months, as the world waited for the release of the latest ‘Star Wars’ film. Shops upped the price of toys (even toys from the dreadful prequels) and supermarkets increased their ranges of clothing – in adult sizes. They knew, as does Canterbury’s excellent museum, The…

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Half-term: a Polar Adventure and Penguin Pools, by Anna Morell

  • Posted by Anna Morell
  • Kids
The Polar Adventure

The holy grail of school holiday entertainment is something affordable that lasts ages, is undercover so you can go there on cold and rainy days, encourages engagement with other kids, is a huge amount of fun and allows children to run off enough energy that you can get home, plonk them in front of food…

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