Review Blog

Jul 22 2014

Adorable Alice by Cassandra Webb

cover image

New Frontier Publishing, 2014. ISBN 9781921928017.
Adorable Alice is a beautiful picture book highly recommended for children aged 3+. Whether reading it with an adult or trying on their own, children will wonder at Alice, a young girl who explores her house by using her different senses. A great book to support learning the days of the week, who is in a family and our different sense and how we use them.
The pictures are detailed and colourful and I like how the author doesn't explain Alice's reasons for acting like she is. This means there are a lot of chances for discussion and interpretation.
Kylie Kempster

Archived Blog Entries
Latest News
CBCA Awards 2017 winners
2017 Inky Awards shortlist
Environment Award for Children's Literature 2017
Speech Pathology shortlist 2017
2017 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals
2017 Branford Boase Award
2017 UKLA Book Awards

ReadPlus Features
Print similar authors bookmark
Read similar authors
How to find lesson plans
Sample theme animation

Promote Reading
Staff holiday reading list 2016
South Australian Christian Schools Conference 2016 - Library Displays
Display calendars
Value of School Libraries
Library, Reading development and the Internet
Free Rights of the Reader Poster
Reviews: Author index
Bookmark and poster templates