Toppsta - Childrens Books – Reviews

Anna Currey

Author Links

Anna Currey

  • 5 stars across 42 books
    Gillian Shields read English at St Catharine's College, Cambridge, before studying acting in London and later teaching at the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts. She has written many children's books including Puppy Love (Simon & Schuster) and Sam's Snowflake (Macmillan Children's Books).

    Anna Currey was born in Norfolk, grew up in Ireland and now lives in Bath. Anna has illustrated a number of books, including Rosie's Hat (Macmillan Children's Books), The Christmas Unicorn (OUP) and the Silverlake Fairy School series (Usborne).
    26th February 2015

    One Ted Falls Out of Bed

    When Ted falls out of bed, three tearaway mice whisk him off on a breathtaking adventure. They zoom around in fast car... More

    (6 reviews)
    Review
    14th March 2013

    When the World Was Waiting for You

    The Rabbit family is filled with excitement - because soon a new baby will arrive! And they can't wait to meet it. The ... More

    (2 reviews)
    Review
    27th February 2015

    Rosie's Hat

    Rosie's Hat isn't just any old hat. When a gust of wind sweeps it off her head, it goes off on a whole hatful of... More

    (2 reviews)
    Review
    5th January 2012

    Railway Rabbits: Bramble and the Treasure Hunt: Book 8

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join the irrepressible Longears family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, ... More

    (1 review)
    Review
    12th June 2014

    Railway Rabbits: Fern and the Fiery Dragon: Book 7

    It's been a long hot summer in the Ripple River Valley. The grass is all dry and the Longears family are hungry. But t... More

    (1 review)
    Review
    4th July 2011

    When the World Is Ready for Bed

    A family of rabbits go through their end-of-day routine, from having their tea to brushing their teeth, sharing a story ... More

    (1 review)
    Review
    1st August 2005

    One Ted Falls Out of Bed

    When Ted falls out of bed, three tearaway mice whisk him off on a breathtaking adventure. They zoom around in fast cars,... More

    (1 review)
    Review
    4th December 2014

    Railway Rabbits: Berry Goes to Winterland: Book 2

    Snow has come to the Ripple River Valley! But when Berry and Wisher go exploring, a mix-up with Father Christmas's bag... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    16th August 2012

    Railway Rabbits: Bracken and the Wild Bunch: Book 11

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join the irrepressible Longears family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, ... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    3rd November 2011

    Railway Rabbits: Fern and the Fiery Dragon: Book 7

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join the irrepressible Longears family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, ... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    6th March 2014

    Wisher and the Runaway Piglet: Book 1

    A piglet has escaped from Fairweather's Farm Park, on the run from an angry dog! Wisher, the smallest of the Longears fa... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    10th November 2000

    The Macmillan Treasury of Nursery Stories

    Nursery stories are an essential part of childhood. Experienced storyteller Mary Hoffman has retold over forty classic... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    6th November 2014

    Railway Rabbits: Bracken and the Wild Bunch: Book 11

    Something mysterious has come to the Ripple River Valley! When Bracken hears a whistling noise, none of his family bel... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    4th September 2014

    Railway Rabbits: Wisher and the Noisy Crows: Book 10

    One cold winter morning, Wisher the rabbit goes to visit her crow friends Craggs and Clary. But the crows have worryin... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    7th August 2014

    Railway Rabbits: Barley and the Duck Race: Book 9

    The Longears family are enjoying a beautiful spring day when danger strikes! Burdock the buzzard attacks, and Barley f... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    2nd October 2014

    Railway Rabbits: Berry and the Amazing Maze: Book 12

    There are strange goings-on at Fairweather's Farm Park! The maize field is ripe - but the people-folk have decided to ... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    1st May 2014

    Railway Rabbits: Mellow and the Great River Rescue: Book 6

    Mellow and her children are on a visit to Eldermarr and Elderparr Eyebright. Along the way, they meet twins Tansy and ... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    3rd July 2014

    Railway Rabbits: Bramble and the Treasure Hunt: Book 8

    The twins Tansy and Teasel have come to stay! All of the young rabbits are very excited to see their friends again. Wh... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    3rd April 2014

    Railway Rabbits: Fern and the Dancing Hare: Book 3

    Fern and her brothers and sisters are on a visit to meet their grandparents, Grandmarr and Grandparr, who live beneath... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    6th March 2014

    Bramble and the Easter Egg: Book 4

    Bramble the rabbit never finds anything exciting. His brothers and sisters always get there first! So when he hears a st... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    3rd April 2014

    Railway Rabbits: Bracken Finds a Secret Tunnel: Book 5

    On a misty morning in Ripple Valley, Bracken and his sister Wisher decide to go exploring - and end up getting very lo... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    5th May 2011

    Bracken Finds a Secret Tunnel: Book 5

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join this irrepressible rabbit family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, per... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    7th July 2011

    Railway Rabbits: Mellow and the Great River Rescue: Book 6

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join this irrepressible rabbit family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, per... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    23rd May 2013

    When the World Was Waiting for You Baby Book

    You were there, so sweet so small. The dearest baby of them all. With a delightful story running throughout, and space ... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    6th March 2014

    Railway Rabbits: Wisher and the Runaway Piglet: Book 1

    A piglet has escaped from Fairweather's Farm Park, on the run from an angry dog! Wisher, the smallest of the Longears fa... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    1st June 2017

    When the World is Full of Friends

    When the world is full of friends, the fun and laughter never ends. Albert, Tom, Flossie and Pipkin love to play, and... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    1st October 2012

    Berry and the Amazing Maze: Book 12

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join the irrepressible Longears family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, an... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    1st October 2010

    Berry Goes to Winterland: Book 2

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join the irrepressible Longears family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, an... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    2nd October 2010

    Wisher and the Runaway Piglet: Book 1

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join the irrepressible Longears family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, an... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    6th January 2011

    Fern and the Dancing Hare: Book 3

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join the irrepressible Longears family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, an... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    1st February 2008

    One Ted Falls Out of Bed

    When Ted falls out of bed, three tearaway mice whisk him off on a breathtaking adventure. They zoom around in fast cars,... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    23rd October 1998

    The Macmillan Treasury of Nursery Rhymes and Poems

    Brings together over 300 nursery rhymes and poems suitable for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. As well as traditio... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    5th October 2007

    Rosie's Hat Book and CD Pack

    Because this isn't just any old hat. It can also be a toy for a dog, a hiding-place for a mouse, a frisbee for some chil... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    7th December 2007

    One Ted Falls Out Of Bed Book and CD Pack

    When Ted falls out of bed, three tearaway mice whisk him off on a breathtaking adventure. They zoom around in fast cars,... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    1st August 2011

    Billy Bear and the New Baby

    Billy's best friend Luca has a new baby sister. Luca thinks she's lovely, but Billy thinks she cries a lot! How will Bil... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    1st February 2008

    One Ted Falls Out Of Bed Board Book and CD Pack

    When Ted falls out of bed, three tearaway mice whisk him off on a breathtaking adventure. They zoom around in fast cars,... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    18th February 2000

    Hush a Bye Baby Nursery Rhymes

    Science Matters is a programme for the Senior Phase of Curriculum 2005. This series enables educators to implement the N... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    16th May 2003

    I Forgot to Say I Love You

    Mum and Billy are very, very late. Billy says it is all Rabbit's fault - Rabbit wouldn't eat his breakfast and now they ... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    3rd August 2007

    Bedtime, Billy Bear!

    Billy Bear has brushed his teeth, had a bath and put on his pyjamas. Tonight is Mum's pottery class, so her friend Lucy ... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    7th April 2011

    Bramble and the Easter Egg: Book 4

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join this irrepressible rabbit family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, per... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    15th May 2012

    Railway Rabbits: Wisher and the Noisy Crows: Book 10

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join the irrepressible Longears family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, an... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    1st March 2012

    Railway Rabbits: Barley and the Duck Race: Book 9

    Meet the Railway Rabbits! Join the irrepressible Longears family as they get in and out of scrapes, meet new friends, an... More

    (0 reviews)
    Review
    View all Books

    Most Popular Book

    Recent Reviews

    • One Ted Falls Out of Bed

      One Ted Falls Out of Bed

      A really sweet little counting book which is lovely to read at bedtime. Uses lots of familiar toys & animals, but some which my daughter doesn't have...

    • One Ted Falls Out of Bed

      One Ted Falls Out of Bed

      by KLK

      This is a nice story with a gentle rhyme all about a ted falling out of bed and trying to be reunited with his owner. It counts up to ten and back aga...

    • When the World Is Ready for Bed

      When the World Is Ready for Bed

      by YveDuck

      I have read this book to all 3 of my children from being born up to 7 years old (my eldest) and I don’t think it will ever stop being my favourite as...

    Series by
    Anna Currey