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We love nothing more than snuggling up under the stars with a good book to read together. We love learning about the amazing things plants and animals can do and we hope you do to because our sole purpose in life is inspire you to read together by creating an immersive world of well-loved characters and learnings of nature. We do it with our children, make it your gift to yours…
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By the time I was 30 I found myself as a lawyer in London, travelling the world to solve global legal problems. It was when we moved to the countryside, with several acres, a brook, a vegetable patch and all the other things my childhood had provided for me that I realised something had been missing. I wanted to find a way to pass on my intuitive sense of belonging in the natural world to my seven children before it was too late.
I began to write short stories for, and with, my two youngest children, then 4 and 7. Each story is a five-minute nightly quest describing the adventures that I dreamt of my children having every day; of roaming free in the outside world, solving problems, growing food, loyalty and friendship whilst learning about birds, plants, music, stars etc.
The next thing I knew, when my children were playing eye-spy they no longer said T-for-tree, they said H-for-Hawthorn, or C-for-Chestnut. They no longer said F- for-flower but C-for-Cow-parsley or B-for-buttercup. They knew how to use a dock for a nettle sting and that wild garlic makes a handy snack. This learning through love and imagination is something that belongs to those children forever.
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