Glass washboard, early twentieth century, photo by Yannick Trottier 2005
Vivid pictures, your child’s own name and photograph, and the fun of learning make these stories ideal for youngsters. Seeing and hearing their own name in the story raises their sense of self-esteem and confidence.
Lesley puts your child IN the story
Having adventures in a magic red helicopter is proven to appeal to kids of this age. With lots of full colour pictures, their own name through it and with their photo included, these stories instil a sense of being adaptable and capable.
Lesley Dewar’s has a unique writing style. She uses good science in her books to engage with her young audiences. “Your writing is really super. I love the way you strike a balance between scientific writing and personal reminiscence. I think that would appeal to people of all ages.” Jane M.