I don't remember when I first met Mog The Forgetful Cat. It's as if I've always known her. I definitely read her to the older children, and I'm loving having the chance to introduce her all over again. It's a simple book with unfussy illustrations. But there's a strong story to it - and some wonderful ideas. I particularly like the part where Mog is licking Debbie's hair and … [Read more...] about Mog the forgetful cat. Judith Kerr.
Before I get into reviewing When Willy Went To The Wedding I should confess to being a long time Judith Kerr fan. I adore her gentle stories, the gorgeous pictures, that are so distinctive. And I particularly like her animals, who behave as animals do. So in this book, Willy has lots of pets. He also has a grown up sister who is getting married. He's advised against taking pets … [Read more...] about When Willy went to the wedding. Judith Kerr.