Nelson's Fun Fair Holiday


Children - Educational
46 Pages
Reviewed on 01/22/2021
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Reviewed by Jack Magnus for Readers' Favorite

Nelson's Fun Fair Holiday is a children’s educational picture book written by Claire Carey and illustrated by India Danter. Nelson was beside himself with excitement over his trip to Ross-on-Wye. He would be staying with his Aunt Claire in her caravan at the carnival and fair. As the two of them drove to the carnival site, Nelson discussed the rides he was planning on riding and the different activities he would be enjoying there. He also couldn’t wait to see his cousins, Claire’s sons, who would also be there. After they arrived, Nelson was thrilled to see the fair workers getting everything set up. Before he went to check things out, Aunt Claire gave him a map she had drawn. It showed him landmarks to navigate by and gave him boundaries to stay within. He would be on his honor to remain within those boundaries; they would ensure his aunt could always make sure he was safe. There was so much to see and explore, and best of all, his friend, Cy, and his family were there as well. Nelson just knew this was going to be an awesome experience.

Claire Carey’s Nelson's Fun Fair Holiday shares with young readers a boy's experiences as part of the team behind a fair and carnival. While most kids have been to fairs, carnivals, and farmers' markets, most of them don’t know about the work and maintenance that these events involve. Carey’s story gives them a real feel for the adventures a child would have in Nelson’s shoes, and the opportunities they would have to be a part of the action, to help the fair workers and feel a part of it all. They also get to see how Nelson grows as a result of his experiences. India Danter’s cheery and colorful illustrations bring the fair and carnival to life brilliantly and help instill the festive spirit that lives in these events. Nelson's Fun Fair Holiday is highly recommended.

Stevie Herbert

Was a beautiful book to read to my son . Who now wants to live on the fair

Amanda hopkins

Loved it best book iv I brought to my grandchildren and I enjoyed every minute of it it will definitely be looking out for the next 6 seconds book well done

Andrew lowe

This book is a really good book it also teaches people of all ages the prospects of different life styles which important not is it just educational but its a fun story about a loving family who are keen to show the next generation the ins and outs of there lifestyle a must read for everyone

Amanda hopkins

Great book to read I am my grandchildren loved every minute of it can't wait for the next one