The amazing squirrels of Barrington Stoke sent me some amazing books recently and I had a lovely time reading them! For anyone who doesn’t know, Barrington Stoke is a small, independent and award-winning children’s publisher. For over 20 years they’ve been pioneering super-readable, dyslexia-friendly fiction to help every child become a reader. Their books are printed with a specially designed … Continue reading Mini review Monday: the squirrel edit
Mini reviews – stunning sequels
Good morning everyone! How are you all doing? I come to you bearing mini reviews of some brilliant sequels I've read recently. If you read my 'October in Books' post, you'll see that I read a lot of sequels last month, so I thought this was the perfect time to write some more mini reviews! … Continue reading Mini reviews – stunning sequels
Monday MG Mini Reviews
Hello friends! How are you all? I hope you had a lovely weekend! I had a wodnderful time celebrating the wedding of one of my loveliest humans, then on Sunday I had a date with my book and breakfast before doing a bit of work and a bit of blogging! Gotta keep those blog posts … Continue reading Monday MG Mini Reviews
Best of 2018: MG edition
It's time! It is the end of 2018 and here comes my "best of the year" series! For books to be considered in the "best of 2018" series, I had to have read them in 2018. So this discounts some of my favourite 2018 releases... Today's best of series takes on: Just like yesterday, they aren't … Continue reading Best of 2018: MG edition
“Which books should I add to my Christmas list, Miss?”
Yesterday, I shared 10 recommendations for emerging chapter book readers - check it out if you're after recommendations for 6+ years! Today I'm sharing books that I've shared with the kids in my class, school and life! Today is the turn of those who are confidently reading longer chapter books - longer chapter books that … Continue reading “Which books should I add to my Christmas list, Miss?”
S4S – Please Santa!
Good afternoon friends! How are we all this chilly yet sunny Sunday?! What are you reading? How is December going for you? Today I'm coming at you with a #SixforSunday with wishes from the North Pole. Yes we're talking: Six books you wish Santa would bring you Now we all know that Santa can bring … Continue reading S4S – Please Santa!
S4S – Characters you’d love to see together
Happy Sunday friends! How are we all? Are we all ready for more #SixforSunday? Today's challenge is a TOUGHIE. Just as I have the past few weeks, I have TOO many options for the 6 I'm allowed to choose! Today I have to only find 6: Characters you’d love to see together Jack (from Jack … Continue reading S4S – Characters you’d love to see together
S4S – Ultimate panels
Hello everyone! Sorry for the hiatus this week... there was just a little need for my brain to take a break after a very busy half term! I am back though! And today's #SixforSunday sees me taking on: Dream panels/events So, my dream panels? WELL THIS IS GONNA BE FUN. I'm gonna go 3 MG … Continue reading S4S – Ultimate panels
BOOK BLOG: Tilly and the Bookwanderers
Today I have the ABSOLUTE JOY of hosting Anna James, author of the incredible Pages and Co on my blog as part of her blog tour. She's here today to talk about her writing soundtrack. Without further ado, I hand you over to Anna and that amazing book of hers! My Writing Soundtrack for … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Tilly and the Bookwanderers
Brilliant MG still to come!
2018 has graced us some EXCEPTIONAL MG so far... yet with half a year left there is still some EXCELLENT MG left to come. Today, in the spirit of sharing exciting things and looking forward, I thought I would share with you 10 books that I'm excited for in the rest of this year. There … Continue reading Brilliant MG still to come!