The Thief who Sang Storms: an incredible story of honesty, friendship, bravery and community The Island of Morovia is shaped like a broken heart. The humans live on one side of the island, and the alkonosts - the bird-people - live on the other. But it wasn't always this way...Linnet wishes she could sing magic, … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Sophie Anderson
Hello everyone! I hope you are all well! I’m stopping by your timelines today to share 3 books that I read and loved recently! *** Greta and the Ghost Hunters - Sam Copeland Greta Woebegone did not believe in ghosts because she was a sensible young girl and sensible young girls tend not to believe … Continue reading Mini reviews – the ones I LOVED
Every year, I am asked for recommendations of books to buy for children... and every year I go blank, so I thought I would put together this list of books that I'd recommend buying for kids for Christmas! This post is going to focus on middle grade books, but I will be back with a … Continue reading Books: the perfect present!
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 reviews: the Barrington Stoke edition
Good morning everyone! I am here with some more graphic novels that I’ve read recently. These are from 2 series that I'm utterly loving (for different reasons) and my kids are too! *** Evil Emperor Penguin Almost Takes Over the World - Laura Ellen Anderson Evil Emperor Penguin has a plan. (Another one! He's a … Continue reading The funny and the adventure: graphic novel goodness!
Morning everyone! It is my utter joy to be on the blog tour for Ross Montgomery's newest middle grade adventure, The Chime Seekers. I have been putting off reviewing this just in time for this blog tour and my word... you guys are in for a total treat! Step into a world of faerie tricks … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Ross Montgomery
Good morning everyone! It's my stop on the blog tour for The Bear Who Sailed The Ocean On An Iceberg by Emily Crichley. This book was instantly snapped up by one of the kids in my class who told me the cover just made her smile! From a Carnegie nominated author, a brilliantly funny and … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Emily Critchley
Good morning everyone! I am here with some more graphic novels that I’ve read recently. My kids are REALLY loving graphic novels, and I'm more than happy to get some more, second hand, to explore with them! *** The Last Council - Kazu Kibuishi Emily and her friends think they'll find the help they need … Continue reading Mini reviews: graphic novels are go!
Hello everyone! I hope you are all well! I’m stopping by your timelines today to share 3 books that will be perfect for lovers of the spooky season! I know I've just missed Halloween, but it's never too late to read a spooky book! *** Shadowghast - Thomas H Taylor A mysterious stage magician has … Continue reading Mini reviews: the spooky MG ones!
Good morning everyone! I am here with some more graphic novels that I’ve read recently. I find graphic novels a great thing to wrap up in mini reviews and they’re always super popular blog posts! This is part 6, maybe 7, of the ‘Steph reads loads of graphic novels’ blog series (if you want to … Continue reading Mini reviews: more graphic novel goodness!