Review By You
Who knows better than you what you like?
Would you like to be a part of Breakfast’s new Review By You team? We’re looking for people who can check out a product and then let Adelaide know what you think!
It might be a book, a movie, a meal, a toy – just about anything! When you’ve had a chance to decide what you think join Kit and Pete live for Breakfast and tell Adelaide all about it.
Did you like it? Who did you think it was aimed at? Would you improve it? Would you recommend others to buy it?
Lonely Planet Kids presents First Words English, Spanish and French
A great introduction to new languages aimed at young children, this trio of books is a delight. With accompanying downloadable content to hear the way a native child would speak the language.
If you’d like to earn yourself a copy of these awesome books fill out the form below. Don’t forget you will need to come in-studio and review it afterwards!
Joy of India – Torrensville
Using ancient recipes, The Joy of India has been serving traditional Indian meals since 2012.
And now we would like YOU to tell us what you think!
Located in the Brickworks Marketplace we are sending 2 people to experience dinner Indian style! Just enter your details below and be willing to come back in afterwards to let everyone know how it went.
Harry’s Deli at Wirra Wirra – McLaren Vale
Thank you to Caz for heading out to try the local wares available at Harry’s Deli. Here’s what she had to say
Here are some of the highlights to point out:
- Backdrop is the gorgeous, beautiful Australian country side with luscious green vineyards – quiet, peaceful, fresh air with lots of sunshine and open space
- Friendly and helpful staff: Mel the Foodie (is an English version of Kit, with pink hair) and Luke the Barrista (is an Aussie version of Pete the wine waiter, friendly and handsome).
- Family, friend, child and dog friendly
- Lots of beautiful local, fresh produce
- Could have spent forever there!
Harry’s Deli – The Platter (see attached photos):
- San Jose Smallgoods prosciutto and chorizo
- Little Acre duck pate
- Clappis sourdough bread
- Spice Girlz condiments
- Brian’s olives
- Derek’s Olive Oil
- Say Cheese and Second Valley cheeses and
- Seasonal condiments
- Coffee Exclusive to Harry’s Deli: Specialty Dawn Patrol Coffee “Church Blend” (house blend)
- Mork Specialty Hot Chocolate
- Fine and Dandy Teas (Spiced Chai, Spiced Apple Crumble)
- Soft drinks and juices
- Wirra Wirra Wines
- Swell Brewing beers
Four Winds Chocolate
Chocolate, cakes and pastries.
(Chocolates paired to Wirra Wirra wines)
The Platter was very tasty, high quality produce and very generous. We are lucky there were 4 of us to share the platter! A scrumptious way to bring people together in fellowship in a relaxed atmosphere, no matter who you are with. A wonderful blessing indeed!
Daughter of Nomads & Dear Pakistan – Rosanne Hawke
Thank you to Jeannie who will be reviewing Daughter of Nomads for us!
Rosanne Hawke dropped in to see Kit and Pete on Monday morning and brought with her a copy of her two latest books!
Daughter of Nomads –
First moon of summer, 1662: Fourteen-year-old Jahani lives peacefully in the village of Sherwan. But havoc is brewing in the Mughal Empire with tyrants and war lords burning villages in their quest to rule the northern kingdoms.
After an assassin strikes in a bazaar, Jahani discovers her life is not as it seems. Before long, she is fleeing with her mysterious protector Azhar.
Will their journey to the Qurraqoram Mountains lead Jahani to danger or to her destiny?
Dear Pakistan –
Jamie Richards has spent most of her life in Pakistan and returning to Australia seems like another planet compared to the country she has left behind. Here in Australia, boys try to kiss her, men wear shorts and everyone says ‘cool’ all the time. How will she ever know the right things to say or do or wear? After all, this is meant to be her culture.
This is a story of living beyond boundaries, and discovering the gift of adapting to new cultures, especially one’s own.
What Could It Be? – Sally Fawcett
To get the ball rolling we have an advanced copy of What Could It Be? by Sally Fawcett. Thanks to Natalie for jumping on board and agreeing to review it with her children for us. We look forward to hearing what you think!
We also had Megha (age 6) review the book for us as well.
I was given a book called ‘what could it be” to write a review. Wow! What an honour! My first ever book review.
“Exploring the imaginative world of shapes” reading the comment of the write Sally Fawcett, I thought it is just another book about shapes. Boring! I know all my shapes.
However when I turned the first page I saw some very interesting illustrations. I never considerd my leg is a cylinder… a bee hive has lots of hexagons…
Mmm… Interesting…I thought. Going through pages it always said, ‘What else could  it be”? And it was a very funny book. It has extreme close-ups of funny things with interesting 3D shapes. The book was talking about 2D shapes. But as a fan of shapes I can notice there are 3D shape everywhere. As an example green oval grapes. But I know they are ovoids. And a ball is a sphere not a circle. Also a birds beak and a mountain could be a pyramid.
Before having a closer look at this book I thought life is all about numbers. I used to tell that I was born on a number… I live at a number… I travel by a number… I change piano keys on a number. All my life was numbers.
But now I can add shapes into my life like numbers. I was born with shapes. My head is a sphere. My fingers and “legs” are like cylinders.
N ow, I think, thanks to this book I live in a shape. I sleep & cuddle with shapes… I read shapes… I watch shapes… I listen to shapes… I wear shapes… I eat shapes…
Shapes… Shapes… SHAPES… oh… There are shapes everywhere… When I go to the toilet I even sit on a shape! Ha ha ha. So, what could it be?
I recommend this book to anyone.