Hi, I'm Amy, a crafty mama of four blogging over at Maker Mama. I've been a long-time fan of Silly Eagle Books and I'm thrilled to be sharing my favorite children's book author with all of you today--thanks so much for having me, Vanessa!
Cinderella on the stairs, I spy the three bears...
Each Peach Pear Plum is a book I could recite to you by heart. Ahlberg teamed up with his wife Janet in illustrating the book, both an eye-spy and lyrical poem, and it is impressively simple and intricate at the same time.
Featuring familiar fairy tale and nursery rhyme characters, each page takes you through a little hunt to see what everyone's up to with a surprise at the end. This is one of those books with charming secrets to discover throughout the illustrations.
The Baby's Catalogue
The Jolly Postman been all my life?!!! It looks fantastic and so much fun for
As you can tell, Amy is a fellow book-lover. She is also an avid thrifter and crafty soul who is constantly sharing beautiful glimpses of her life with her kids on her blog Maker Mama. She has an etsy shop filled with delightful handmade goodies and currently she is selling some of her treasured vintage book collection.
Stay tuned for Part II of this post and more about her favorite books tomorrow!