Who’s this guy…
Hello, my name is Tom (Mr Slattery) and this is my blog about the books I read and enjoy. I am a Deputy Head teacher in a Primary School in Birmingham and very passionate about reading for pleasure and children’s books.
I mainly enjoy Middle Grade books but I have a great love for picture books and occasionally dip into Young Adult and mainstream fiction and non-fiction.
Who knows how this may evolve and I may from time to time blog about education too. I’m stepping tentatively into the unknown…
- Summer Part 2 Rhyming Review RoundupSo I get quite a few people (scratch that I get some, some people… a couple, a couple of people… Ok one! One person) who enquire about my rhyming reviews and theContinue reading “Summer Part 2 Rhyming Review Roundup”
- #PictureBookFriday The Stompysaurus by Rachel Bright and Chris ChattertonThe Book in (another) Rhyme… “Sometimes in the morning you wake up feeling great, A sunny start, a bright start you do appreciate. But it can take just one little thing toContinue reading “#PictureBookFriday The Stompysaurus by Rachel Bright and Chris Chatterton”
- Keep Dancing Lizzie Chu by Maisie ChanThe Book in Rhyme… “Lizzie Chu, a Glasgow lass, lives with her grandad, Ever since her gran died, life’s been awfully sad. Grandad or her Wai Gong is beginning to forget things,Continue reading “Keep Dancing Lizzie Chu by Maisie Chan”