Ten minutes with Jeremy Strong chatting about writing for kids & his Brother’s Famous Bottom

Jul 14 2017

Jeremy Strong has done it again! The King of Comedy has written a brilliantly funny new book, My Brother's Famous Bottom Makes a Splash, which is the perfect summer read! I have had a chat with him recently to talk about his writing career, his latest book, to ask him tips for aspiring authors and to find out what he is working on at the moment. Just a quick WARNING for when your kids (or yourself) will read this book:

THIS BOOK IS VERY FUNNY. Readers may experience:

Giggling fits

Snorting

Crying with laughter

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Film review: Disney’s Cars 3 in cinemas on 14 July 2017

Jul 12 2017

 

Disney's Cars 3 is possibly the best Cars film released so far. My 10 year old son Diego has seen the animations Cars and Cars 2 at least 1000 times. When Cars was released, he was just two and Cars was the first film he had watched from start to finish without me doing a lot of explaining. He still is a big fan of Lightning McQueen and his Cars collection is huge and almost intact despite having being played a lot over the past eight years. Diego is now a grown up 10 almost 11 year old boy but still interested in this sort of movies. Unsurprisingly Pixar's great production values, as well as dialogues, storytelling makes Cars 3 a great film for the whole family.

 

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Back to school shopping – School uniform essentials

Jul 11 2017

 

Before Summer school holidays start we need to sort out back to school shopping including uniform and other essentials. For me personally a new chapter is about to begin as my son goes to secondary school from September. At this stage children want to be part of the back to school shopping as they want to choose their own backpacks and other items to look cool. Here are my key picks for Back to School. I hope you like them.  

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