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Reviews and Recommendations


10530892_613601952138599_3136936765072976985_n A few comments and pics from readers, parents, educators and puffin fans... “For a book to actually engage them, and to have a sustaining engagement, for a series of books to have that, there’s not many b

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Welcome to Island Friends!


Buy_Island_Friends_Books-01 Inspiring Kids to Make their Own Luck We believe that if children learn to be self-starters from a young age, they'll be better equipped to 'make their own luck' in life, and that nature is the best example of this spir

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Stockists List


Puffin Pal and the Monster Next Door Where can you buy the Island Friends books? Buy online here - or pop into one of these fabulous stores... Broad Haven, Pembs Purely Pembrokeshire Cardiff National Museum Cardiff Cardigan Cardigan Bay M

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Applying Design Thinking In Your Organisation


BMC_Consultancy-01 We believe that applied design thinking can be an incredibly powerful force within organisations of all types. We work with businesses, education providers and non-profits to help them create business models, plans, s

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Free and Fun Activities


thing_to_do-01 The Island Friends® stories are designed to help young children develop enterprising mind-sets from their earliest years.  We've created a framework of seven key characteristics, the 'Enterprise Eggs®', and each of th

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The Island Friends Bookshop


book_store-01 Reviews and recommendations: Read what people say about the Island Friends Books Order the Island Friends books below via PayPal or your credit/debit card. P&P prices are for delivery within the UK only (please

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More Island Adventures!


Shearwater_chick The next three adventures for Puffin Pal and his Island Friends are go! We've just returned from a fantastic few days on Skokholm Island off the Pembrokeshire coast, where we've started writing again. Skokholm and

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Introducing Woodland Friends!


Wooldland_Friends_Logo-01 Since we published the Island Friends books, we've been secretly hatching a plan to develop stories linked to other eco-systems that could help children learn more about their local environment. Whilst we've still go

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Island Friends: Books to Inspire Kids to Make Their Own Luck


The chaos in our 'ideas room' before shooting our Kickstarter video This is an exciting week for us here at Lucky Towers.  On Sunday 18th August our Kickstarter campaign to fund our first three 'Island Friends' children's books will finally go live. We've spent the last year working

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Watch This: Why We Need to Teach Thinking Skills


Stop_Stealing_Dreams-01 Are we teaching young people to be followers not leaders? We've been reading Seth Godin's 'Stop Stealing Dreams' this week - and as a result discovered this brilliant TEDx talk from Dr Derek Cabrera. Dr Cabrera explains

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Lucky Tweets


RT @Island_Friends: 🎄🎄🎁🎁More christmas puffins winging their way to our customers today! Still time to order for pre-Christmas delivery 🎄🎄🎁…

We Are Lucky is proud to be sponsoring @YstradFCJuniors this season - go make some luck lads! #community #sport https://t.co/In8yIlAcXy

RT @sortyourfuture: Work like a boss💻...play like a panda🐼... #WorkLifeWeek #MondayMotivation https://t.co/xW3LI6a2lU

RT @sortyourfuture: The ultimate springboard for a #design #careers - The 🏆🏆 @RSADesignAwards 🏆🏆 2017 have launched! https://t.co/4L0Cqe8lS

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We Are Lucky at TEDx


TEDx_Swansea-01 We were really excited that We Are Lucky Co-founder Lucy was invited to speak at this year's TEDx Swansea.  We love TED and were really honoured to be a part of such a successful event in Swansea alongside some othe

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Join our Beta


Sort_2017_2-01 Meet Sort! We're very excited to share with you our long standing secret careers project Sortyourfuture.com. We are now signing up young people who'd like to take part in the Beta phase of the project and you can sign-

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Island Friends Bookseller and Retailer Guide


Stock_Our_Books-01 Welcome to the Island Friends series of children's books for ages 2-7.  The books feature 'Puffin Pal' (a very little puffin with a very purple beak) and his Island Friends on a series of adventure on 'Lucky Island'...

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Island Friends for Schools


Island_Friends_Pilot-02 We developed the Island Friends stories as a way of supporting teachers and families to teach little ones about behaviours and attitudes that will help them in life.  Each story links to the framework we call the 'Enter

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