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Susan Stephenson
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Learning, creating, laughing, sharing
Learning, creating, laughing, sharing

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In books, in education, in family life, a little nonsense now and then is certainly something to cherish! 
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Reviews: HABA Games
Reviewed by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com Recently I had the opportunity to try out three games from HABA, one of the oldest toy makers in Germany. The Australian company, Let’s Play Games , distributes HABA products in Australia. The three games I...
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Giveaway and Reviews: Children’s Picture Books about Animals 2017 (2)
Reviewed by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com I first wrote on Recent Children’s Picture Books about Animals 2017 in June. In conjunction with today’s post, Walker Books Australia are giving away a prize pack of two books on Australian Animals to one ...
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Children’s iPad App, Pettson’s Inventions
by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com Earlier this month I reviewed Inventioneers , which I recommended to children 9+. Today’s app, Pettson’s Inventions , is aimed at younger kids. It’s available in iOS and Android and is by the same developer, Filimun...
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Children’s Book Review, Great Goal! Marvellous Mark!
Reviewed by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com Great Goal! Marvellous Mark! was written by Katrina Germein , illustrated by Janine Dawson, and published by Ford Street Publishing ( 2017.) This is a great new picture book by the author of Thunderstorm Da...
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Let’s Celebrate The Reading Hour, 2017
by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com What is it that makes The Reading Hour special? To me, even though I’m a reader who manages to carve out time for my reading almost every day, it really is something special. It’s a time when lots and lots of Austra...
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Children’s Book Review, I Want to Be in a Book
Reviewed by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com I Want to Be in a Book is a children’s picture book by Narelle Oliver, published by Scholastic (2017.) RRP: $Au 24.99 HB From the publisher : Cecil is only a sketch, but he has a name and he wonders if, jus...
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Children’s iPad App, Inventioneers
by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com Inventioneers is an iOS and Android app made by Swedish company, Filimundus . From the developer : BE CREATIVE! In this game you can create your own crazy, fun inventions! With the help of the Inventioneers, our tin...
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Recently Published Children’s Picture Books 2017
by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com Looking for some wonderful recently published children's picture books? Let's go! Guff by Aaron Blabey, published by Penguin Random House (2017.) RRP: $Au 16.99 HB From the publisher : This is my Guff. He’s really n...
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Children’s iPad App, TotemUp
Reviewed by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com TotemUp is an educational and creative app for preschoolers. I have previously reviewed Minilab’s Artie’s Magic Pencil . From the developer : -Combine different faces, outlines, colours, patterns and arms t...
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