Magic books at the Rainbow Library

Books are magic! Anyone who loves books knows how therapeutic they can be, how they can grab you, open up hidden worlds, teach you about yourself and the person you could become. But today I learned that books can actually Be Magic. This morning I took a box of new books to one of the... Continue Reading →

The Rainbow Library – looking ahead to the next 6 months

The Rainbow Library has come back to the Rhino Reading Room for a well deserved rest and repair during the summer holidays. By the time it goes back to the nursery in September it will have been running for six months. In that time I have seen such generosity and support. People have sent me... Continue Reading →

Noisy! Illustrated by Annie Kubler

This is a Child's Play book produced for Bookstart and one of the big hits at the Rainbow Library. The children love it! It is one of those brilliant books that has universal appeal. The youngest children pick it up and are able to look through it independently, it is a good sized board book... Continue Reading →

Reading at the Rainbow Library

Yesterday morning I spent a delicious couple of hours at the nursery where I have set up the Rainbow library. I played with the children, got to know them a bit and read a lot. It felt great and they seemed to really enjoy it. It was the first time I'd been in to read... Continue Reading →

The Rainbow Library week 1

Tomorrow the Rainbow library will reopen after half term week. I will be taking in a haul of new books for the children to explore and borrow and I'll be organising my first reading session. Look at the treasures that await them! I can't wait to see their faces! The library was only open for... Continue Reading →

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