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!
The Battle For Perfect: a creepily perfect ending! "Things have quietened down in the town that used to be Perfect. But stories reach Violet and Boy of five missing scientists. And then they discover something odd in the forest outside Town – a mirror maze hiding a huge castle. Creeping inside, they overhear a terrible … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Helena Duggan
The Girl Who Speaks Bear: storytelling at its finest (proof copy: see further down for the finished copy) "Found abandoned in a bear cave as a baby, 12-year-old Yanka has always felt out of place in her small village. When she wakes up to find that her legs have become bear legs, she sets off … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Sophie Anderson
Hello there! How are you all today? I'm here with some mini reviews of some of my recent reads. I read a LOT during the Summer holidays and am going to find it near impossible to write full reviews for everything, so I'm going to do a mixture of mini reviews and full reviews of … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Recent reads!
It's finally time to say goodbye to the Summer... so I thought I would do ONE LAST tag all about the Summer! (What can I say? I'm holding on as long as I can!!) I saw this gorgeous little tag on Rosie's blog and I just knew it was the perfect thing to say goodbye … Continue reading Summer Book Tag
Hello there everyone! How are we doing? Happy September to everyone! Happy back to school week to all of my teacher friends and parent friends! I hope you've all had a lovely Summer holiday. I tell you what, I did a LOT of reading! I'm here today to share the books I got reading in … Continue reading August in books!
Hello everyone! I'm back at it again with some mini reviews! I've had a very busy August of reading so far and thought I'd share some mini reviews of some of the amazing YA I've been reading! Scars like Wings by Erin Stewart "Ava Lee has lost everything there is to lose: Her parents. Her … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: YA wrap up!
I Am Love: a wonderful book exploring kindness, compassion and empathy "Susan Verde and Peter H. Reynolds continue their collaboration with the fourth book in their bestselling wellness series. A celebration of love in all its forms, I Am Love asks readers to look inward when they feel afraid. Love allows us to act with compassion and … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Susan Verde
Hello! Today is an exciting day! Today I am hosting the lovely author of The Bad Luck Lighthouse, Nicki Thornton, as part of The Bad Luck Lighthouse blog tour! Nicki is here to talk to us all about where she writes and her writing process. I absolutely loved this blog post and am so lucky … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Bad Luck Lighthouse
Good afternoon everyone! How are we all? What's going on today? Today is the Wimbledon men's final and I AM A BARREL OF NERVES. I want Roger to win so so very much. It is hurting me. Can you all say a little prayer for him to be victorious please? Anyway, Roger aside, you are … Continue reading S4S – Summer TBR