• June 10, 2017

    Amazon Reviews - The Trapped Duck

    5 out of 5 stars Fun with Life lessons! By Keith Wheeler on June 5, 2017 This is another great story in the series! Not only is it a fun story but it is a fun story with a purpose. Teaching children life lessons in a fun and engaging way! Also at the end of…
  • June 05, 2017


    Posted on June 5, 2017 by Bob Richley Author and Book Reviewer Teach your children to care for the environment. Is the environment important to you? Is caring for the earth a value you want to pass on to your children? The answer to both questions for me is a…
  • October 10, 2016

    Stillwater Books Ltd, Felixstowe, Suffolk.

    William Macgowan, owner of Stillwater Books Ltd, Hamilton Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk. Stillwater Books Ltd, now stock and sell Learn with Alex and Anna books.
  • May 08, 2016

    Writing Magazine June 2016. (Warners Group Publication PLC.)

    Writers Magazine - Learn with Alex and Anna - June 2016
  • April 21, 2016

    Bergholt Children's Ward. Ipswich NHS Trust

    Bergholt Children's Ward, Ipswch NHS trust. Ipswich Hospital gratefully received a set of “Learn with Alex and Anna” books from the author, Peter Hayward. Senior Specialist Nurse Kate Burgess said the books will be available for the patients, parents and…
  • April 04, 2016

    OAPSchat Community - Editorial - Learn with Alex and Anna

    Learn With Alex And Anna, Educational Stories For Children Written by Peter HaywardPublished: 04 April 2016Hits: 244 safety Growing up Children's Books Education Click Here To Leave A Facebook Comment 1inShare 0 Change Font Size It’s funny how one event can…
  • March 30, 2016

    BBQ Time - What the Experts Say

    BBQ Time – What the Experts say; Paul Gately Professor in childhood obesity, Leeds Beckett University. A leading specialist training services provider for tackling childhood and obesity, says; “Many thanks for … BBQ Time … It looks great. Good luck with what…
  • March 14, 2016

    Feedback for Learn with Alex and Anna

    “Learn with Alex and Anna; educational stories for children” 6 March 2016 An excellent, fun, educational tool. Nikki Dee, author. Grandpa’s Train Journey Rail Safety Forum‏ @railsafetyforum 9 Sept 2015Great work. Well done. Operation Lifesaver‏@oplifesaver. 23…
  • February 23, 2016

    Sport England circulated 'BBQ Time' to highlight the importance of children's health

    Yippeee everyone. Grandpa sent a copy of our book; 'BBQ Time' to Sport England. BBQ Time educates children about the need to take exercise, reduce sugar and fat, to eat a balance of nutritional foods to keep healthy to help prevent obesity and diabetes.…
  • April 29, 2015


    'Alex and Anna's Acorn Help the World'. & 'The Trapped Duck'.Hello! :) My grand daughters LOVED the books, especially the oldest! She read them and re-read them and re-read them some more. :) And she Loved that you were the author and the illustrator! Thank…
  • April 27, 2015

    The author of Learn with Alex and Anna appears on radio

    Peter Hayward the author of Learn with Alex and Anna was invited on to BBC Radio Suffolk by presenter Lesley Dolphin. The talk show aired on 25 April 2015, with Peter discussing the series of books. Lesley likened the series to the famous Janet and John books…
  • April 14, 2015

    NARPO Article

    Learn with Alex and AnnaBy Peter Hayward, NARPO, Suffolk. The ‘Learn with Alex and Anna’ series of books has been written so that while reading to your child you can both discover new and interesting things together. Each story is written around a basis of…
  • March 23, 2015

    Amazon comments

    5.0 out of 5 stars An enjoyable way of learning about import life issues, 18 Mar. 2015 My grandchildren enjoy reading Alex and Anna's books and I like the messages they get from reading them. An enjoyable way of learning about import life issues. More books…
  • March 23, 2015

    Carol Naylor Review

    And now for a complete change…children's books for your child or grandchild. This was my area of expertise when I was in educational management and conducting some post-grad research into reading so it is an area I am more than happy to promote. "Each story…
  • March 05, 2015

    Amazon comments

     5.0 out of 5 stars educational and fun, March 4, 2015 By oscar j. medrano, jr.This review is from: The Trapped Duck (Learn with Alex and Anna) (Volume 6) (Paperback)We have enjoyed this line of children's books and have been very pleased with the content and…
  • February 17, 2015

    Critique of Learn with Alex and Anna

    I am 82 years of age and my son & daughter have presented me with my first grandchild, a beautiful daughter. I am dying to be able to talk to and be understood by her. What should I say in these circumstances? How old will she be when she understands and…
  • January 15, 2015

    Good Granddad

    In 2010 when the Icelandic volcano erupted, throwing air travel into disarray, I was in England visiting my family and couldn’t return to my home in Spain,’ writes subscriber Peter Hayward. ‘What seemed like a slight inconvenience turned out to be one of the…
  • November 06, 2014

    Former Policeman Peter Hayward Launches New Educational Books for Kids at St Lawrence Centre Cafe in Dial Lane, Ipswich

    Former Policeman Peter Hayward Launches New Educational Books for Kids at St Lawrence Centre Cafe in Dial Lane, Ipswich Ipswich children’s author Peter Hayward is staging a book signing session at the St Lawrence Centre Café run by social enterprise Realise…
  • November 06, 2014

    Feedback and comments

    Hello there Peter - my name is Katy and I teach healthy nutrition cookery courses - I've read about your books - they sound amazing - just the kind of thing I was always looking for when my grown up children were very young - again amazing little books. Katy…