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Mole's Spectacles: A Lift-the-flap Story (Tales From Acorn Wood, 7)

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Lift the flaps and join in the fun with Mole's Spectacles, a brilliant story in the bestselling Tales from Acorn Wood preschool series by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Being sad and worrying is okay and it is important to validate children’s feelings even when their feelings don’t seem proportionate to the scenario. With sturdy flaps on every spread and rhyming stories that are a joy to read aloud, Mole’s Spectacles joins the bestselling Tales from Acorn Wood which have been delighting parents and children for over twenty years. Mole’s Spectacles is the newest title in their lift-the-flap board book series, ‘Tales from Acorn Wood’.

Lift the flaps and join in the fun with Mole's Spectacles, a brilliant story in the bestselling Tales from Acorn Wood preschool series by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo. With sturdy flaps on every spread and rhyming stories that are a joy to read aloud, Mole's Spectacles joins the bestselling Tales from Acorn Wood which has been delighting parents and children for over twenty years. You can read about more adventures from Acorn Wood in other titles from the series such as Cat’s Cookbook and Rabbit’s Nap. The 103 third parties who use cookies on this service do so for their purposes of displaying and measuring personalized ads, generating audience insights, and developing and improving products.This story’s emphasis on worry, sadness, comfort eating and all of that being solved by finding the lost glasses (that in the real world may never be found) sends a superficial message, and in fact destructive way, of coping with life’s challenges and losses.

We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. More lift-the-flap adventures from Acorn Wood: Cat’s Cookbook, Squirrel’s Snowman and Badger’s Band. Further books illustrated by Axel include Room on the Broom, Stick Man, Zog and The Smeds and the Smoos – all of which have been made into much-loved animated films by Magic Light Pictures. I would say cats cookbook is the best of the collection (lol this is my life now, judging the rhyming merits of baby books, when did that happen) - this one is one of the weaker ones. When Fox loses his socks in the “Fox’s Socks” book in the series, he isn’t portrayed with the same worry or sadness.In a nutshell, mole loses his glasses, can’t find them, becomes worried, still can’t find them so then becomes sad, is offered comfort by sweets, then finds his glasses and everything is fine again. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice. Axel Scheffler is a star illustrator whose instantly recognizable, warm and witty illustrations have achieved worldwide acclaim and numerous awards.

The books are wonderful, interactive in a variety of ways, are inclusive/diverse with a variety of subjects.As always with Julia Donaldson, this book has a funny and bouncing rhyming text, making it great to read aloud at home. The books are still better than most on the market and are sturdy, easy to wipe clean and fun to read with their ‘open and see’ sections but the author really could have done better with the wording, it’s like a GCSE attempt at writing a rhyming poem in some points. Of course losing glasses may very well be a worrying and sad time, but must this be presented as the default response for a child learning about this scenario?

Her other books include Room on the Broom, Stick Man and Zog, illustrated by Axel Scheffle r, The Hospital Dog , illustrated by Sara Ogilvie and the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard adventures, illustrated by Lydia Monks.Lift the flaps and join in the fun with Mole's Spectacles , a brilliant story in the bestselling Tales from Acorn Wood preschool series by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo . uk and we will contact you to make suitable arrangements to either refund the sale or replace the faulty goods. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Julia Donaldson has written some of the world's best-loved children's books, including modern classics The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child, illustrated by Axel Scheffler, which together have sold over 25 million copies worldwide and have been translated into over one hundred languages.

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