Tuesday, 3 February 2015

Review and Giveaway - Over the Hills and Far Away

We were very fortunate to be asked to review Over The Hills and Far Away a beautiful illustrated treasury of rhymes from Around the world.

The book contains 150 rhymes illustrated by 76 different artists there are some familiar favourites like Twinkle Twinkle, The Grand Old Duke and But some beautiful new ones for us too, our favourites include Through The Jungle The Elephant Goes, Puss Came Dancing Out of a Barn and Tom He Was A Pipers Son.

With a rrp of £14.99 we think this book offers great value for money, it's gorgeous to look at, is a hard back and is big too. It has loads of Rhymes and with such a selection that are joyous to read it really is going to last years and years. All proceeds from the sales of this exclusive edition of Over the Hills and Far Away will be donated to Seven Stories and the money is used to save, celebrate and share the wonderful world of children’s books.

Now those lovely folks at Seven Stories have offered us a copy to give away all you need to do is fill out the rafflecopter below and we shall draw a winner from the correct entries!

 

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54 comments:

  1. I love To Catch a Star by Oliver Jeffers!

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  2. The tiger who came to tea!

    Ashleigh

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  3. The illustrations in this book are stunning! Thanks for linking up with #TriedTested

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  4. I really like Chicka Chicka Boom Boom. It's got a great rhythm to teach the alphabet. When I was a child, I loved the Little House on the Prairie series.

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  5. I love The Stick Man

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  6. This looks like a wonderful book, the illustrations are gorgeous!! thanks for linking up with #readwithme x

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  7. peter rabbit and jemimah puddle duck

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  8. Matilda by Roald Dahl

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  9. famous five go off in a caravan

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  10. My favourite was The Magician's Nephew by C.S Lewis

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  11. The Magic Far Away Tree by Enid Blyton

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  12. Beatrix Potter- The Tale of Two Bad Mice

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  13. The Tiger that came to Tea
    Claire D

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  14. the very hungry caterpillar

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  15. The Very Hungry Caterpillar

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  16. Wow this looks beautiful, such a book to treasure for a long time #readwithme

    My fave children's book, at the min anyway, is The hungry Caterpillar
    Stacey Guilliatt

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  17. An old fave Enid Blyton The Faraway Tree!

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    1. goodness Peanutan I have just finished chapter three of this book!

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  18. The Chronicles of Narnia - I know it's not just one book but I can't choose between them

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  19. Any Enid Blyton book but especially The Magic Faraway Tree

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  20. my fave books as a kid were anything by Roald Dahl (I especially liked the twits) and anything by Enid Blyton ( with the famous five being my fave)

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  21. The worst witch (old school before Harry Potter)

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  22. The Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling

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  23. Has to be lost and found...love it!

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  24. This book looks amazing ! My favourite children's book is Each Peach Pear Plum

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