8 January 2012

Review & Giveaway: Where The Lost Things Go Book


Now that Logan has started getting more into books we were very excited to be sent a copy of Where The Lost Things Go by the lovely Award Publications Limited. They have also agreed to give away a copy of the book to one of my lucky readers, so read on to see what we thought and for details on how to enter this great competition.


"Have you ever lost a sock? One minute it might be swirling around inside the washing machine, and the next - it's gone! But even if it was your favourite sock, there are always plenty of others in the drawer. But have you ever lost a toy? Maybe it was your favourite toy. It's often the favourite toys, isn't it? And favourite toys can't easily be replaced... So, where do the lost things go?"

We were sent a copy of Where The Lost Things Go that is hardback and has a lovely padded cover, but you can also buy it in paperback. The book measures 23x23cm and has 48 pages altogether. The first thing that strikes you about the book are the illustrations. The front cover looks magical and inviting for adults let along kids so it's sure to catch their eye. Infact when Logan spotted it he came running over and began to flick the pages to look at all the images. The front cover also has some shiny lettering and little shiny star type dust which has been beautifully done.


So what is the book about? The title does give it away a little but to explain further it's a lovely story about how toys can be lost inside a washing machine and end up travelling down a long pipe at the back of the washing machine into a forgotten garden. The toys then go on a magical adverture together. It's such a great story and the illustrations are first class, there's lots of interesting details and little things to point out and show your child when you read the book together. Logan is a little young to fully appreciate the story but he loves looking at all the pictures and is constantly picking up this book to have a look. I often read this book to him when he goes to bed and he does listen and watch quite intently.

You can purchase this book from Amazon for £6.99 at the moment for the hardback version (RRP £9.99) or you can purchase the paperback on Amazon for £5.39 but I'd definitely go for the hardback if I were you.

Overall a fantastic book and one which I would highly recommend. I'd say Logan is a little young for it but then again his friend who is 2 years old as well would really appreciate this book so I'm sure you'll be able to judge for yourself (recommend age is 5 years old). This book would make an excellent gift as well as it's such good quality.

Mummies rating - 10/10
Logan's rating - 8/10

Please visit www.awardpublications.co.uk for more products and information. You can also see what Award Publications get up to on Facebook and Twitter so why not pop over and say hello! Remember to tell them The Breastest News sent you.

Giveaway - How to enter!


So you like the book and would love to win a copy for your little monster? Well all you have to do is follow Award Publications on Facebook and leave a comment below telling me you have done so. Simple as peas! For an extra entry you can follow them on Twitter but please leave a seperate comment below to tell me you have done this.

This is a UK only giveaway, closing date is 28th January 2012 at 12 noon.
 
Winner will be chosen using Random.org
 
Good Luck everyone!!

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29 comments on "Review & Giveaway: Where The Lost Things Go Book"

Kelly on 8 January 2012 at 11:02 said...

Following on Facebook Kelly Dutton
@kellywd

Kelly on 8 January 2012 at 11:05 said...

Following award publications on twitter as well
@kellywd

Elaine on 8 January 2012 at 11:06 said...

Following on facebook :0)

Elaine on 8 January 2012 at 11:08 said...

Also following you both on twitter - @eldudette
Thanks for a fab prize my boys love boos like this :0)
Elaine Hope

Angela on 8 January 2012 at 11:24 said...

Following on Facebook as Angela M Webster :-)

@MrsWebster147

Angela on 8 January 2012 at 11:25 said...

Following on Twitter @MrsWebster147

Red Rose Mummy on 8 January 2012 at 11:42 said...

Followed on FB as Pippa Ainsworth @RedRoseMummy

Red Rose Mummy on 8 January 2012 at 11:42 said...

Following on Twitter as @RedRoseMummy

Dorothee.Archambault on 8 January 2012 at 16:07 said...

Hi! I follow Award Publications Ltd on FB
@Dorothee77

Snow_Bunny on 8 January 2012 at 17:25 said...

Following on FB (Carolina J.)

Snow_Bunny on 8 January 2012 at 17:26 said...

Followed on Twitter (@pandcands).

@littleboo_21 on 8 January 2012 at 20:03 said...

Following via FB - Sarah Littleboo Anguish

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@littleboo_21 on 8 January 2012 at 20:04 said...

Following via Twitter

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Charlotte on 8 January 2012 at 22:25 said...

have liked them on FB @MummyFever

hughese6 on 9 January 2012 at 06:23 said...

Following on fb (Erica Price)

hughese6 on 9 January 2012 at 06:24 said...

Following on twitter @ericahughes

CHERYL PEARSON on 12 January 2012 at 13:32 said...

following on twitter - @cherylpearson09

CHERYL PEARSON on 12 January 2012 at 13:33 said...

liked on facebook cheryl darling pearson

Mummy C on 12 January 2012 at 23:00 said...

i'm following on facebook (malachis mummy)

Mummy C on 12 January 2012 at 23:00 said...

and on twitter @mummylion

Di Coke on 16 January 2012 at 22:19 said...

I'm following on Facebook - Di Coke

Di Coke on 16 January 2012 at 22:19 said...

and on Twitter! @superluckydi

Vicky's Luck on 19 January 2012 at 10:57 said...

I am following on facebook- vicky morton
The book loks fab!
@vickyd4v3

Vicky's Luck on 19 January 2012 at 10:59 said...

following on twitter
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Ness on 19 January 2012 at 18:50 said...

Like on FB. Ness Gorton

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Ness on 19 January 2012 at 18:51 said...

Follow you on twitter @baggiesbabe69

sista-t on 20 January 2012 at 20:12 said...

Poped over and liked page (Tina Holmes)

Claire Louise on 22 January 2012 at 07:27 said...

Hi lovely book my son would love it. I've liked them on facebook as claire sarcone. thanks.x

Claire Louise on 22 January 2012 at 07:28 said...

I'm also now following on twitter as @clairelouise82 thanks.x

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