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I'm (Almost) Never Bored

Anna Milbourne, Asa Gilland (Illustrator)

I'm (Almost) Never Bored

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15 reviews

""I'm BORED!"" wails a little girl after her screen time is cut short. ""That's great!"" her dad says with a grin. ""Being bored comes right before having a Really Good Idea."" After an initial protest, the little girl dives into her imagination, and takes the reader with her on a whirlwind ride of pure fun. A cardboard box becomes a magical train, the washing machine inspires an imaginary trip into space, a scribbly doodle becomes a hungry spaghetti monster, and ants in the garden lead her into an escapade in the Funny Bug Circus. In a world where children can find entertainment at the touch of a button, it's ever-more important that they have time to be bored - because that's where they have the space to come up with their own Really Good Ideas.

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I like the holes!

Sir Pirate Pennyfarthing 07.01.2024

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Really good. I like the holes.

Baroness Blossom Postage-Stamp 09.12.2023

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Because first shes bored and then shes not bored yes I would recommend it

Doctor Chester Dangerous 09.09.2023

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Like it

Captain Trigger Chipperfield 05.09.2023

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It’s funny how it’s got holes in the pages. I liked the girl’s imagination especially the part with the washing machine.

Chief Viktor Lanzarote 05.09.2023

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Good book. Inspired me to try making things out of cardboard boxes again.

Mayor Cornetto Nuggets 01.09.2023

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good book

Anonymous 18.08.2023

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It made me realise I could think of things to keep me entertained myself

Anonymous 15.08.2023

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I learnt that when you're bored there's other things to do

Officer Pansy Peanut-butter 09.08.2023

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I learnt that you should not be lazy

Princess Angel Squirrel 09.08.2023

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The books helps you to think of ideas when you may be bored! The main person is pretty much the only character but I like her mum as she is busy working and I would definitely recommend to read this, the more people thinking of ideas means we shouldn’t be bored

Viscountess Petronella Sunshine 05.08.2023

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I liked that it had holes in.

Baron Cornelius Pineapple 05.08.2023

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i like thisbook because it shows me how to be creative

Lady Mistral Sherbet 02.08.2023

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An inspiring story about how being bored isn’t that bad after all. I read it to my little sister and we both loved it.

Principal Pixie Dalmatian 30.07.2023

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I love how there almost never ever bored.

Princess Amazonia Banana 20.07.2023

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