Ralphie Meets The Queen
Follow Ralphie, a Corgi with a dream in this adorable tale by Susan Pokorny. Ralphie discovers that the Queen of England is a massive fan of Corgis, so he decides that he will travel all the way to England, from the United States of America, just so that he can meet Queen Elizabeth for himself.
Of course Ralphie doesn’t realise that that means he will need to travel over 3,000 miles to achieve his dream, also being a dog, he doesn’t know that he’ll need to fly on and aeroplane. Along the way he meets a whole range of characters that not only make his journey interesting, but who help him along the way.
Funny, emotional and charming, your kids, (and you) will love reading about Ralphie on his adventures.
Mulonga the Lost Elephant
Mulonga the Lost Elephant is an incredible story set in the African bush. A young elephant, Mulonga finds herself lost after her mother is attacked by poachers at the watering hole. Mulonga manages to escape, but she is only small, left alone and afraid in the wilderness.
She sets off on a journey to find her family, but worries that she’ll never be able to. Along the way Mulonga makes new friends and bravely continues on her search.
Written by Siân Moulder, Mulonga the Lost Elephant is an incredibly emotional tale of courage and overcoming adversity, featuring beautiful illustrations throughout. It echoes the very real threat to elephants in the wild and as such, is not just a story about a little lost elephant, but one that teaches children about the danger of poachers.
Life has been tough on Tori Brown, her engagement has just broken down and she needs to escape, start again. Deciding to embrace village life in Herefordshire, Tori dedicates herself to living alone and riding her horse. It is just what she needs, no one prying into her personal life and days on end just exploring the countryside as she rides her horse Carlos.
Things are about to change unexpectedly for Tori though, as she is thrown from Carlos she finds herself in the throws of a new, exciting relationship with an unsuspecting local named Johan Andersen. Hailing from Norway, Johan is a forester and immediately captures Tori’s heart. She wasn’t expecting this, she had dreamed of such things, but never thought this would happen to her. Now her life would be changed forever and she could never have imagined just how incredible life could be.
An adorable tale of heartache and love, The Nordman is definitely one for the romantic in your life.
The Four Seasons of Ted
Ted is a fluffy white teddy bear who likes to wear a stripy jumper and this books is all about him. Divided in to the four seasons, the book is a collection of absolutely charming little poems, all about your child’s new cuddly friend, Ted.
Each page not only features the wonderful poems by Peggy Pickering, but are accompanied by beautiful illustrations that show Ted out and about on his adventures.
Fun, cute and thoroughly enjoyable, The Four Seasons of Ted will make a great gift this year.