Discoveries

Discoveries

We open with a thank you Recently Bookwagon celebrated two years in operation. We have made so many discoveries along the way. As a special thank you for being aboard with us, special subscribers and loyal customers are offered a 15% discount on products, aside from...
Reading is not a competition

Reading is not a competition

The summer holidays stretch ahead like an ocean with a feeling of emptiness and wonder. Lauren Child, current children’s laureate, would offer it’s an ideal time for children to ‘daydream and stare out the window.’ What a great time to read!...
What does it mean?

What does it mean?

Looking for meaning The range and wealth of children’s poetry has been a delightful discovery for me. Since starting Bookwagon, I have sought to read and expand my knowledge of children’s poetry. Poets are looking for meaning in their creations. The...
Out from the page

Out from the page

On the road Bookwagon has been on the road, supporting school visits by three exceptional, award-winning writers this week. Unusually, I had the opportunity to listen in and participate. School visits by writers are a unique opportunity to learn about ourselves, our...
We read every book we sell

We read every book we sell

Do you know we read every book we sell? Every word written about every book we sell is from our own reading experience? This means that families and schools seeking recommendations can depend on Bookwagon. We are able to offer a selection of books confidently because...
Tell me stories

Tell me stories

In the basement of my grandparents’ house hung a shark’s jaw of teeth. My grandfather had captured the shark on one of his deep sea fishing adventures. I would touch the points of the teeth trepidatiously and wonder. Upstairs, in the sun room, stood a near...