Tag Archives: books

It’s all about poo…when Netmums met McFly

Netmums web editor Tara Champness had a brilliant start to her week when she got to hang out with those lovely McFly boys, Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter, promoting their new kids’ book, The Dinosaur That Pooped The Past. Here … Continue reading

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Guest post and Giveaway – If only they’d told me!

Today we have a guest post on author and mother Jacqui Lockington. Her book co-written with her friend Natalie will have every mother chuckling and nodding along. We have 10 books to giveaway so read on…. If Only They’d Told … Continue reading

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Martha’s easy lolly painting

Today we have a guest post from Clara Vulliamy, author of the much loved Martha and the Bunny Brothers books. We are huge fans of Clara She has a brand new book out TODAY! called  I Heart Holidays. We have … Continue reading

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Writing my way out of darkness

Today’s guest blog comes from author CL Taylor who wrote her novel ‘The Accident’ in the weeks after having her baby when she was suffering from PND. We have been lucky enough to read an advance copy of ‘The Accident’ … Continue reading

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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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I don’t like vegetables! Book giveaway

Today’s guest Blog is from Mrs C, award-winning author of ‘I Don’t Like Vegetables!’. She wrote the book to encourage children to learn about and try new vegetables – often visiting schools (mostly dressed as a carrot) to hold workshops … Continue reading

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Thoughts from a new old mum

Today’s guest blog is from mum and author Karen Louise Hollis. Karen had her first four children in her twenties. She became pregnant with her fifth baby at age 41 and realised that this time round everything was ‘new’ again. … Continue reading

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