3 of the best Children’s Books available in 2017

As parents, we are aware how much reading to our children and when they are old enough encouraging our children to read is important to our child’s development. It stimulates the brain, helps with speech progress, builds better communication skills, it helps to build a stronger relationship between you and your children and most importantly reading is fun!  Here we bring you some of the best children’s book for you and your children to enjoy:

Minecraft: Guide to creative by monjang

Get into Creative Mode with this official Minecraft book from Mojang. Learn the finer points of architecture, art and other creative disciplines with Minecraft Guide to Creative, and put theory into practice to build incredible constructions in Minecraft. Find out how to combine colours and textures to create different themes, devise intricate plans for complex builds, and discover secret hacks to use blocks in clever ways. With insider info and tips from the experts at Mojang, this is the definitive guide to creating in Minecraft. Perfect for Minecraft fans 8+.

Now it is fair to say if you have boys over the age of 5 the likely hood is that they LOVE Minecraft and could spend hours and hours on the computer building different things in their worlds. I find that this book is a great solution to get them off of the computers and get their heads into a book. This book gives your children the best of both worlds by stimulating their brain, letting them read about something they love and they are also getting tips on their favourite game, what more can they ask for?

Family Friends and Furry Creatures by Liz Pichon

In the next hilarious instalment of Tom Gates, Mr Fullerman has a class assignment: a family tree! Tom’s ready to learn all about the Gates family, his friends and a furry creature (or two!). But just what *is* that squeaking sound coming from Tom’s shoes?




If you want something light-hearted and funny to read to you children then Liz Pichon is the author you might just be looking for. This story is easy to read and will have you and your children in stitches. The story is full of doodles which will capture the attention of the younger children who are just learning to read. It is one of the most family friendly books on our list and rest assured you and the children will love it.

The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary by Jeff Kinney

Go on a movie-making journey of epic proportions in The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary: The Next Chapter Making a movie is a lot like going on a road trip. There are twists and turns and lots of surprises along the way. Hit the road with author and illustrator Jeff Kinney and get a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the latest 20th Century Fox movie, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul. Find out what it takes to film a flock of seagulls invading a mini-van. Learn about a robot pig and an animatronic three-year-old. And discover everything that goes into making a feature film. Complete with exclusive set photos, storyboards and original cartoons by Jeff Kinney. The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary: the Next Chapter is the perfect book for anyone who’s ever wondered how a movie gets made. But buckle up: You’re in for a wild ride.

The Diary of a Wimpy Kid novels are a series of books and it is likely if your child has read one they have wanted to read them all. This will be no exception and your child will love this book to add to his/her collection. One for the older kids though as it makes some jokes about bodily functions ect.

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