All aboard for a child’s reading journey

All aboard for a child’s reading journey

A child’s reading journey A ‘Masterchef’ applicant or work placement trainee might be inclined to compare their experience to a journey. New entrants to education have their progress monitored through a ‘learning journey’ either digitally...
The comfort offered in reading

The comfort offered in reading

‘Piglet wasn’t afraid if he had Christopher Robin with him, so off they went…’  Characters, like creatures, offer us comfort. Social media was alight with fond reminisces of Winnie-the-Pooh on January 18th. Winnie-the-Pooh day commemorates the birth...
New shoots, new leaves, new children’s books

New shoots, new leaves, new children’s books

It’s an Avocado Baby…. It’s a new year rich with potential. More popup school book fairs, writers and picture book makers await. Gift book subscriptions increase. Bookwagon is excited by new children’s books just waiting to be discovered....
Jolabokaflod- A Winter Reading Experience

Jolabokaflod- A Winter Reading Experience

Jolabokaflod Bookwagon has been building up to Jolabokaflod. As I write, I’m aware of the TBR pile to my left hand side. The pile of books upon the wagon (actual wagon) is balanced precariously. However, a busy run of book orders via online ordering and personal...
The Live Experience

The Live Experience

The 2018 round up As we draw to the end of 2018, ‘best of’ lists are hitting the press and internet. I enjoy browsing these.  Yet, I cannot create a Bookwagon Best Of Books 2018. Bookwagon sells books that have been read, loved and recommended by us, only....
The Gift of A Story

The Gift of A Story

The Gift of a Story Mr Bookwagon and I were walking across a nighttime bridge in Stratford-upon-Avon, when he recalled an evening from his adolescence. During a sixth form geography field trip in Devon he’d felt the call of nature late one night. He stumbled...