Follow Me on PinteresttwitterfacebookFeed-icon

Select Country:

 
Book Reviews Today We Have No Plans
 

Today We Have No Plans Hot

BUY NOW *
Price
Delivery
Total Price

Click to confirm latest price

12.50
6.50
19.00

Click to confirm latest price

Click to confirm latest price

Click to confirm latest price

* Click to be taken to our partner store. All prices in AUD. Please confirm price before purchase.
Today We Have No Plans

It is always with much delight that we delve in to a brand new Anna Walker book preparing to be delighted by her signature illustrations. In Today We Have No Plans she has teamed up with the talented writer Jane Godwin (All Through The Year) to bring us a delightful picture book which oh so effortlessly captures family life with young children.

Weekdays are frantic for so many households. Swimming lessons to get to, school lunches to prepare, notes to sign ... and then the weekend comes. For all those who love pyjama days ... this one is for you!

Jane takes the reader through each day of the week. This is a joy to read out loud as many lines gain the response "I do that!", "That's what my mum does!" Her ability to capture the frenetic pace of many pre-school mornings, will have many parents nodding in empathy! From swimming lessons to after school care, Godwin captures a little bit of everything that readers can relate to.

As Sunday comes around the pace slows significantly both for the character in the book and for us as readers. The narrative meanders along beautifully and encourages us to explore the little things in life,

'Notice all the little things

So small, so quiet, so slow.'

As Sunday takes its time they indulge in pancakes for breakfast, and the guilty pleasure of staying in PJs all day! Perfect!

Anna Walker's illustrations are stunning. Whimsical and full of nostalgia with a delicate attention to detail that the children adore. The endpapers are perfect, featuring many items found in our households.

Share your comments below.

Bookish News & Offers

The Essentials

Illustrator
Publisher Blurb
A busy week, a slower day Brings time to dream and time to play.

From the creators of the much-loved All Through the Year comes a journey through a week in the life of an Australian family, celebrating those precious days that have no plans.

Nitty Gritty

Format
Hardcover
Pages
32
Publisher
ISBN
978-0670075201

Ideal Reader

Reader Age
Themes

Buy Now

Buy This Book from Book Depository, Free Delivery World Wide

You may also like...

The Art of Being Normal
User rating
 
0.0 (0)
Looking at the Stars
User rating
 
0.0 (0)
Gecko's Echo
User rating
 
0.0 (0)
The Song From Somewhere Else
User rating
 
0.0 (0)
Birdy Flynn
User rating
 
0.0 (0)
Edie
User rating
 
0.0 (0)
Me and Mister P
User rating
 
0.0 (0)
Fly On The Wall
User rating
 
0.0 (0)
I'll Be Home For Christmas
User rating
 
0.0 (0)
Thanks Goodness For Bob
User rating
 
0.0 (0)

Your reviews

There are no reviews for this listing.

Ratings (the higher the better)
Would you recommend this book?*
Comments*
    Please enter the security code.