Musgrove the Nanny of Notting Hill

I’ve discovered a few cute children’s books lately and I’m excited to start sharing them with you. The first is a recommendation from one of our readers, Sufi Sadigh, a fellow London-based mama. She wrote to share some of her favourite kiddie products, and of course I jumped on the book recommendations and immediately placed an Amazon order.

Musgrove the Nanny of Notting Hill is the sweetest little book about a girl called Hermione and her nanny rat, Musgrove. Musgrove wears giant green galoshes and reads out-of-date newspapers and together they hang around Notting Hill, go to the park, drink hot chocolate in the cafés and walk home along Kensington Park Road. Ivy and I love the silly little things they do, and I especially love that the whole thing is taking place in my very favourite London neighbourhood. : )

This is the first book in a series of other ‘Musgrove the Nanny’ books. I can’t wait to get the others! Thank you, Sufi, for the tip!

xx Courtney

4 COMMENTS - Add your own

1. Esther in Amsterdam | April 10, 2014 | Reply

Adorable! I love the sweet drawings!

2. Courtney in London | April 10, 2014

Aren’t the illustrations so darling?! xx

3. Wendy | April 10, 2014 | Reply

Ohhh… this looks like a good one! Thanks.

4. UrbanExplorer | April 10, 2014 | Reply

These are lovely – if you do get more, have a hunt around for the set, they come in a cardboard sleeve. We have the set and they make perfect pressies.

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