This past weekend, I was very kindly sent a box of goodies from The Magic Story Box. (I've not been asked to post this blog post, but I was so impressed and intrigued that I wanted to share!) They are the UK’s newest Children’s book subscription box. Dedicated to bringing you the most exciting new … Continue reading The Magic Story Box
Good morning everyone! How are you all? I hope you are well! Sorry I've been a bit MIA of late. Blame December and wanting to get myself rested! I am here with my big 2020 wrap up post! I hope you've got a cup of tea or something stronger (depending on the time of day!). … Continue reading THURSTAG: 2020 in books
Last year, I put together a post filled with recommendations for books for my class (as some of the parents had been asking), so I decided to do this again this year! I'm a Year 6 teacher and reading like 9-11 books is absolutely my jam. This doesn't mean I don't love books for younger … Continue reading All I want for Christmas is… books!
Afternoon gang! 2 posts in one day? Don't say I don't spoil you! I have a very exciting post this afternoon for you. I had the opportunity to ask the brilliant author Catherine Bruton some questions about her new book, Another Twist in the Tale, and now you have the pleasure of reading them! "You … Continue reading Q&A: Catherine Bruton
Hello everyone! I'm here interrupting your timelines to share some reviews of some kids historical books I've read recently. I don't read a lot of historical fiction (y'know outside of WW2), so I'm really trying my hardest to get some more into my catalogue! If you have any recommendations, please please let me know! Gamayun … Continue reading Mini reviews: the historical edition
Good morning everyone! Happy Monday... and what a surprise I have in store for you all! A little while ago, I was asked about hosting a Q&A with the gorgeous duo of Kevin and Katie Tsang, authors of the amazing Sam Wu series! I was DELIGHTED to be asked, and I honestly can't be happier! … Continue reading A Q&A with Katie and Kevin Tsang!
Hi guys! Happy Monday! Today is my stop on the Eoin McLaughlin blog tour and I have a very special post from Eoin himself talking to us about all things bed time stories! This Book Is Not A Bedtime Story "This book is NOT a bedtime story. It's scary, strange and rather gory. Bedtime stories … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Eoin McLaughlin
Hola ThursTAG friends! How are you all doing? Are you having a lovely week? What are you reading at the minute? Are you enjoying it? Today, I'm here on this ThursTAG with the Quarantine book tag. While we're not in quarantine in Newcastle any more, we are currently curfew'ed and have a lot of restrictions … Continue reading ThursTAG: The Quarantine book tag
Good morning everyone! How are you all? I hope you're all doing well... today comes another special guest post from an author... with a twist! How early is TOO early to think about Christmas? The dreaded C word... apparently NOT June! Jane Hissey is here today to talk to us about her brand new book … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Jane Hissey
Hola Thursday friends! How are you all doing? How is your week going? What have you been up to this week? This was our first week back at work after the Summer holidays so I figured this was as good a time as any to do the Back to School book tag! I'm not sure … Continue reading ThursTAG: Back to School tag