Stanford's Book of the Month

"A glorious book of quiet adventure. It's about the little things in life – the small details which make up the whole."

When Dad Showed Me The Universe  is Stanford's Book of the Month in the UK

Shh! I'm Sleeping

Author/illustrator: Dorothée de Monfreid

The New York Times listed Shh! I'm Sleeping as one of their top five 'bedtime adventure' books.

Click here to read the article.

      Roald Dahl's           letters to Joy           Cowley

                   Joy Cowley talks of her friendship and                      letters with Roald Dahl on TVNZ

            Watch the interview here


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