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
Hola amigos! It is time for my 2021 in books round up. Get yourself a cup of tea and get comfy! I might be here a while, ha! **2021 READING STATS** NUMBER OF BOOKS YOU READ: 163 (I think!)NUMBER OF RE-READS: 0GENRE YOU READ THE MOST FROM: FANTASY 1. BEST BOOK YOU READ IN 2021? … Continue reading ThursTAG: 2021 in books… a freak out!
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!
Morning everyone! I've been sharing the graphic novels we love in my classroom over the past few Mondays and I thought I'd take the time to share stand alone graphic novels we love and have gone mad over. *** DOODLEVILLE – CHAD SELL Drew is just a regular artist. But there’s nothing ordinary about her … Continue reading Graphic novels we love: some stand alones!
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
Morning everyone! Last week, I posted the first in a series of posts about books that my kids are loving - with a focus primarily on graphic novels. I've been on a graphic novel journey over the past year and a half and have well and truly fallen for them. I'll be honest and say … Continue reading Graphic novels we love #2
Good morning! I have an utter joy for you all today! To celebrate the release of her brand new book, When Shadows Fall, Sita Brahmachari is here today to talk to you all about her ideal dinner party: guests AND food!! Kai, Orla and Zak grew up together, their days spent on the patch of … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Sita Brahmachari
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