Book, Line and Sinker

A picture of a child enjoying a book on Book Lovers Day

Book Lovers Day 2019 is this Friday, August 9th. We’ve compiled our list of the top reads for kids of all ages. Book Lovers Day may seem like a bit of an anachronism in modern society. In a world run by the Internet, social media and anything on a screen, the notion of sitting down […]

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The importance of bedtime stories and how to make the most of them

Ahh the bedtime story. Usually enjoyable, sometimes a chore, but always important. We explore the benefits of reading to your child, provide tips on how to get the most out of bedtime reading and source suggestions for good bedtime stories. Why are bedtime stories good for children? The benefits of reading to your child are […]

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Top of the plops: 13 of the best poo and fart books


From toddlers giggling at their own farts, to Granny regaling unsuspecting dinner guests with graphic accounts of her bowel woes, humankind has always had a fascination with toilet tales. Since the poop emoji burst onto the scene in 2010, it has remained one of the most widely used emojis of all time, peaking during last […]

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10 rhyming books to ignite a love of reading

Rhyming Books

There isn’t a child alive who doesn’t love hearing a story read aloud and rhyming books are a perfect place to start. If you start early enough, a love of reading will hopefully carry them throughout their lives. The words don’t have to make sense, it’s the sound of your voice that matters. That’s why it’s important […]

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Fab female fiction for your beach bag

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Being heavily pregnant during an Aussie heatwave means one thing: going to the toilet a lot. It also means another thing: lots of time to read. I’ve laid awake most nights this summer with a book in my hand, trying to forget about the beads of sweat forming behind my knees. So it’s safe to […]

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Stuck On Reading: Our October picks

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Is there anything more divine than losing yourself between the pages of a book? For a few brief chapters, the piles of clean washing disappear and the dirty dishes vanish. Suddenly it’s just you, your imagination and a world of new friends waiting to (hopefully) change your life forever. Each month we’ll choose a selection of books we think […]

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10 Must Read Books For Mums

10 Must Read Books for Mums

This was a very difficult task that incited much animated discussion here at Stuck on You HQ. Everyone had a favourite or two and we struggled to keep the list to  ten (so we have slipped in a few honourable mentions at the end). So, in no particular order, here is our list of 10 […]

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