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Netmums Strike Guide by Laura Kemp

Today’s guest blog is from Laura Kemp, author of the brilliant new novel ‘Mums on Strike’. Her new book is all about a group of mums who decide they have had enough of doing all the housework and childcare and … Continue reading

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The heart-break of witnessing your child being bullied

Today’s guest blog is from author Siobhan Curham, who writes about her own experience as a parent witnessing her child being bullied and about how this inspired her new children’s novel ‘Finding Cherokee Brown’. We have five signed copies of … Continue reading

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What makes a Wonder Woman?

Today’s guest blog is from author Rosie Fiore, who has a new book out just now called ‘Wonder Women’. Rosie writes about what makes a wonder woman and shares with us some of the amazing women in her life. We … Continue reading

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The Honest Toddler

You may well have heard of The Honest Toddler. The ‘tell-it-like-it is’ tot is, after all, an online celebrity with over 240,000 Twitter followers and 135,000 Facebook fans. With the tag-line ‘Not potty trained, not trying’, the Honest Toddler dishes … Continue reading

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Mums Like Us

We have a treat for you today as our guest blogger is the unlikely heroine of a brilliant new book called Mums Like Us. Stella Smith is ‘an ordinary bedraggled mum’ who tells it like it is. She has kindly … Continue reading

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The annual costume drama of World Book Day strikes again!

We all know it’s coming, we all love the idea of it and all it stands for…BUT yet again when the annual letters come home asking your children to dress as a character from a book for World Book Day … Continue reading

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Interview with Jacqueline Wilson

We were so excited here at Team Netmums to be given a chance to ask some questions to one of the best loved children’s authors Jacqueline Wilson. So many of our children have grown up avidly reading her novels and … Continue reading

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