Bookworm Buzz – Children’s Book News – Caterpillars

Welcome to the latest Bookworm Buzz. Here’s your weekly children’s book news with latest releases and more. If you’d like to download a PDF copy you can do so below and you are more than welcome to share the newsletter with others.

After the newsletter you’ll find further links and videos for some of the books featured in the Bookworm Buzz. This section gets updated as new things become available. If you are a publisher, author or illustrator and have activities you’d like shared for your book, please email

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Book Links

To find out more about each of the books click on the images below.

Further Reading, Links and Activities

Recent Releases

  • Mouse’s Wood
  • Dodos Are Not Extinct – you can find Paddy’s website with more information about him and his work here.
  • Tales of Ancient Worlds – new children’s non-fiction publisher Neon Squid has some very interesting titles. You can find more information on their website here.
  • The Light in Everything – to read an extract of this new title head here.

Caterpillars Books

If you’re studying caterpillars and their life cycles you might like my download. You can access it in the resources section here or you can find it from the files in the Facebook Group here

  • Caterpillar to Butterfly
  • Fletcher and the Caterpillar
  • The Woolly Bear Caterpillar

Author Feature – Frances Stickley

You can find a full book review with inside images for The Mouse’s Apples here as well as videos of Frances reading a couple of her beautiful books.

  • The Mouse’s Apples
  • Love You Always
  • What Will You Dream of Tonight?


  • StoryBox

Happy Yak Board Books – Publisher Spotlight

  • Parp!
  • What is Chick going to do?
  • Bedtime, Little Bear
  • ABC Bedtime


  • The Big Book of Blooms – Yuval Zommer and his publisher Thames and Hudson have made a wonderful How to Draw a Blooms Garden activity pack that.
  • Little Bear’s Spring
  • Starbird

Books on this website have either been purchased by us, kindly sent for review by publishers/ authors/ illustrators or borrowed from libraries. Regardless of origin all opinions are our own.

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