Good morning everyone! Recently, the Summer Reading Challenge theme was released and I thought I would pop by to talk recommendations (some from me, some from the children that I teach!). We all know that sometimes the best recommendations come from the kids themselves. This year, the Summer Reading Challenge theme is based around the … Continue reading Summer Reading Challenge: Let’s get SILLY!
Agent Asha: how do I sign up to be a spy?! "Computer code just got dangerous in this action-packed spy adventure series. Asha Joshi has the perfect excuse not to finish her homework. She's just been recruited to join the top-secret Children's Spy Agency. Her first mission: SAVE THE WORLD. Can she do it? Asha's … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Agent Asha
While We Can't Hug: a beautifully simple way to demonstrate that even if we can't hug... we can still love each other! "Hedgehog and Tortoise were the best of friends. They wanted to give each other a great, big hug. But they weren't allowed to touch. "Don't worry," said Owl. "There are lots of ways … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: While We Can’t Hug
Good morning! I hope you are all well and are reading some fantastic books! I thought I’d stop by my blog today and share some mini reviews for some brilliant MG books I’ve read recently because giving space to every book I read this year is a pledge I have made! Don't Tell Him I'm … Continue reading More Mini MG reviews!
Morning everyone! I'm here today with some short MG reviews as I've read a few brilliant MG books recently that I'd love to talk to you about and 3 of them have the colour green in common... so it was perfect to put them together! 44 Tiny Secrets - Sylvia Bishop "Betsy Bow-Linnet is determined … Continue reading Mini MG reviews: The green edition!
The Tide: an incredibly poignant story that made me BAWL "A young girl loves her grandpa so much! When they spend the day at the beach, she holds his hand as they go for a walk, and they build sand castles together. But sometimes, its difficult, because Grandpa has become forgetful. Grandpa's memories are like … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Clare Helen Welsh
Dragon Mountain: a total ride filled with incredible characters and DRAGONS. "When 12-year-old Billy Chan finds out his parents are sending him to a summer camp in middle-of-nowhere China he doesn’t know what to expect. There he meets fellow campers Dylan, Charlotte and Ling-Fei and together they stumble upon an age-old secret: four powerful warrior … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Katie and Kevin Tsang
Dear Earth: a gorgeous letter to the brilliance of our planet! "When Tessa writes a love letter to the Earth, it's the beginning of a glorious adventure. She blows bubbles with whales, soars with birds and joins in with the noisy rainforest hullabaloo! Tessa wants everyone to know how special our planet is. She believes … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Isabel Otter
Wonderland: a total dive down the rabbit hole! "Alice lives in a world of stifling privilege and luxury - but none of it means anything when your own head plays tricks on your reality. When her troubled friend Bunny goes missing, Alice becomes obsessed with finding her. On the trail of her last movements, Alice … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Juno Dawson
Good morning everyone! Today is my stop on the Llama Glamarama blog tour and it is a blog tour with a difference! Llama Glamarama is a gorgeous picture book all about a llama who is different to all the other llamas around him: he loves to dance! The bloggers on the blog tour have been … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Simon James Green