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Year of the Dog! Learning Commands

By ACS Bookshop UK on February 28, 2018 in Pets | comments
2018 is the Chinese Year of the Dog. Considered as one of human's best friends, in 2017 the dog became the most popular household pet. Here we look at the teaching of basic manners to dogs - to promote an easier and happier life for the dog and owner, and bring greater companionship.

People often say they want to write a novel, but how many actually sit down and do it?

Read about some simple steps you can take towards becoming a writer.


Do Children like to read about Fantasy?

Recent research from Lilliard at the University of Virginia suggests that children are less interested in fantasy and more interested in doing real practical tasks.  Children may love to pretend they are Harry Potter or R2D2 or Elsa, but Lilliard’s research suggests that children prefer reality. They would like to cut up vegetables, feed a real baby and so on, rather than pretend to do so.