Grimm by Gág
Märchen

Grimm by Gág

For anyone who has never quite got the Brothers Grimm, or never heard their 'Märchen' (household tales) at a young age, here’s a great description of what they've been missing. 'The dictionary definitions – tale, fable, legend – are all inadequate when I think of my little German Märchenbuch and what it held for me. … Continue reading

Appily Ever After?
Reading

Appily Ever After?

I had been going to write a post about great children’s books apps. You know those beautifully crafted, interactive things where you can fiddle about with your favourite characters, get the big bad wolf to blow your carefully constructed house down, while an out of work thespian overdoes the story-telling – that sort of thing. … Continue reading