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Naomi Jones

A mum of two, Naomi Jones spent eight years working for Children’s Publishers in London and now works as a freelance writer, editor and children’s publishing professional.

Mini Travellers Book Reviews for August 2020

We have a fantastic bumper selection of children’s books for you this month that are perfect for entertaining kids of all ages over the holidays. Do keep an eye on twitter for a chance to win copies of some of the books featured. Picture Books Luna Loves Art by Joseph Coelho and Fiona Lumbers (Andersen …

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Mini Travellers Children’s Book Ideas for June 2020

Now that we are allowed out for unlimited exercise and that the summer holidays are looming, this month I’ve brought together some of my favourite books that inspire children to explore, learn and play in the natural world around them. The books are ordered so they start with those for young readers and go right …

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Mini Travellers Book Recommendations for May 2020

As I write this, the UK is still in lockdown with no end in sight for when schools will re-open. I know lots of parents are also juggling home-schooling their kids alongside work. If you’re looking for some new books to entertain your kids with, this new blog post has some fantastic children’s books from …

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Ideas for anyone self-isolating or home schooling their children!

I can’t imagine I’m the only one feeling slightly overwhelmed at the prospect of home schooling my children for the foreseeable future! I’ve reached out to some Publishers and Teachers and have complied a list of free online resources and activity books that I’ve found helpful and I hope will be helpful for others. ACTIVITY …

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Mini Travellers Children’s Book Recommendations for March 2020

Spring is almost here, and with it comes a brilliant new selection of children’s books. Keep an eye on twitter over the next month for a chance to win copies of some of the books featured. Picture books Let’s Eat by Jane Foster (Templar Books) This book has been a huge hit with my 3 …

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Mini Traveller’s Children’s Book Recommendations for February 2020

It might be the shortest month of the year but we still have a great selection of new children’s books for kids of all ages. Do keep an eye on twitter for a chance to win copies of some of the books featured. Picture Books Hello, Mr Whale! By Sam Boughton (Templar) This beautiful lift-the-flap …

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Mini Traveller’s Children’s Book Recommendations for January 2020

It’s the start of a new year, and a new decade, which is as good a reason as any for new books for children of all ages! Do keep an eye on twitter for a chance to win copies of some of the books featured. Happy New Year! Picture Books Nibbles: The Monster Hunt by …

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Review Dick Whittington Panto at Wycombe Swan

My husband and I both have fond memories of going to the panto at Christmas when we were younger and we were really excited to take our boys, aged three and five years, for the first time. We went to see Dick Whittington at Wycombe Swan last weekend. It was created by Qdos Entertainment who …

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Mini Travellers Children’s Book Reviews for December 2019

Christmas is such a magical time of year when you have children. It can also be extremely busy! To make present buying a little easier, we’ve rounded up a selection of brilliant books for children of all ages. Do keep an eye on twitter for a chance to win copies of some of the books …

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Mini Travellers November Children’s Book Reviews 2019

I love this time of year, when the leaves turn golden and the nights are full of fireworks. We have a brilliant selection of books this month for children of all ages. Do keep an eye on twitter for a chance to win copies of some of the books featured. Picture books Bernard Makes A …

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Mini Travellers Children’s Book Ideas for October

With the nights drawing in and the rain hammering down, it’s definitely feeling very autumnal now. We’ve got an excellent selection of children’s books this month, perfect for cosying up with on those dark nights. Do keep an eye on twitter for a chance to win a copy of some of the books featured. Picture …

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Mini Travellers Children’s Book Recommendations for September 2019

It is the time of year for new school uniform, new stationery and of course, new books. We’ve got a fantastic selection this month for children of all ages. Do keep an eye on the Mini Travellers twitter account as there will be a couple of opportunities to win some of the books featured. Picture …

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Mini Travellers Children’s Book Reviews for August 2019

The summer holidays are upon us and we’ve got a fantastic selection of children’s books for you this month to fulfil all your summer reading requirements! Do keep an eye on the Mini Travellers twitter account for a chance to win copies of some of the books featured. Picture Books The Suitcase by Chris Naylor-Ballesteros …

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