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CLOSED: Tiger Who Came to Tea Competition T&Cs

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED. Tiger at the Savoy Head over to our The Tiger Who Came To Tea’s Facebook page to enter our competition to win a Tiger Afternoon Tea at The Savoy! Competition Terms and Conditions: This competition is promoted by HarperCollins Publishers Limited (“HarperCollins”), I London Bridge… Read More
Boy holding Mummy Time book by Judith Kerr

CLOSED: Win a bundle of Judith Kerr books worth £50!

THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED.  Mummy Time is magic time in the enchanting new picture book from Judith Kerr, the creator of Mog the Forgetful Cat and The Tiger Who Came to Tea. The legendary picture book creator Judith Kerr returns with another wonderfully witty new classic, where a trip… Read More
Mary Poppins themed Afternoon Tea experiences at the Aqua Shard in London

CLOSED: WIN Mary Poppins Afternoon Tea at London’s Aqua Shard

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED. Spit Spot! Discover the joy and wonder of Mary Poppins in the classic adventures, and WIN Mary Poppins Afternoon Tea at the Aqua Shard! More than eighty years since we first met Mary Poppins, this children’s classic is still charming listeners and transporting new fans… Read More

How Audiobooks Can Help Improve Children’s Literacy

Listen up parents – audiobooks aren’t just a great way to entertain the kids on long journeys; research also shows they’re brilliant in improving your child’s reading skills and a great way to get reluctant readers more immersed in stories. In her article ‘Listen and learn: why audiobooks are great… Read More

Free Audiobook Apps for Mobile, iPad, and Other Devices

Audiobooks are amazing, especially for developing readers. They help with pacing, proper intonation and correct pronunciation whilst immersing children in stories. They are brilliant for reluctant readers too because they don’t provide the barrier of difficult text. Many old recordings are now being revamped with celebrity narrators and amazing music… Read More
Child listening to audio in grass

Audio 101: How to get started with audiobooks

Good news everyone – audiobooks aren’t just in big, old cassette bundles anymore! You and your children can enjoy audiobooks in lots of different ways – whether you prefer listening to physical CD’s or downloading to your device. Audiobooks can even be enjoyed on a budget! There are also a… Read More