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I'm (Almost) Never Bored

Anna Milbourne, Asa Gilland (Illustrator)

I'm (Almost) Never Bored


Average rating

4 out 5

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.



I like the holes!

Sir Pirate Pennyfarthing 07.01.2024


Really good. I like the holes.

Baroness Blossom Postage-Stamp 09.12.2023


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

Doctor Chester Dangerous 09.09.2023


Like it

Captain Trigger Chipperfield 05.09.2023


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


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

Mayor Cornetto Nuggets 01.09.2023


good book

Anonymous 18.08.2023


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

Anonymous 15.08.2023


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

Officer Pansy Peanut-butter 09.08.2023


I learnt that you should not be lazy

Princess Angel Squirrel 09.08.2023


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


I liked that it had holes in.

Baron Cornelius Pineapple 05.08.2023


i like thisbook because it shows me how to be creative

Lady Mistral Sherbet 02.08.2023


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


I love how there almost never ever bored.

Princess Amazonia Banana 20.07.2023

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