The Elephantom

We have an Elephantom. He turned up on Tuesday, just after tea-time. To be honest, he’s starting to bug me. Sometimes all you want or need in a story is just a straightforward entertaining narrative.  The Elephantom is perfect for those times.  Ross Collins’ story of a little girl with a pesky, mischievous, phantom elephant […]

Are You Going To Be Good?

“Don’t do that,” whispers Daddy. “Don’t do that,” whispers Mama. “Don’t do that,” whisper Alice and all the other relatives. All except Great-Gran Said, her toes tapping to the music. “DO THAT AGAIN!” she says. Kids aside, I dare any parent to get through this book without a snicker and a snort–or five.