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#MGReader #Adventure #Mystery – Haunted by Tessa Buckley #BookBlitz #RhymingReview

Alex doesn’t believe in ghosts, but he is about to have his beliefs challenged… When Jimmy Devlin asks the twins to investigate the strange things that have been happening at … Continue reading

July 28, 2021 · Leave a comment

Fantastic #Children’s Adventure – Edie and the Box of Flits by Kate Wilkinson – #RhymingReview @PiccadillyPress

A modern classic for readers of THE BORROWERS – about eleven-year-old Edie Winter and her magical box of winged people that only children can see. When eleven-year-old Edie Winter finds … Continue reading

July 22, 2021 · 2 Comments

Crab Dab and Blenny by Peta Rainford – 5* Fun, rhyming picture book with serious message!

Crab, Dab & Blenny is a fun, rhyming picture book about the serious theme of plastics in the ocean. Fish friends Dab and Blenny are upset by the plastic that washes … Continue reading

July 13, 2021 · 1 Comment

Brilliant #Paranormal #Fantasy Adventure for MG Readers – Tally and the Angel by Eleanor Dixon

This is an engaging middle grade reader which involves thirteen year old Tally receiving a gift that will change her life, a pendant that houses the Angel Jophiel. Tally has … Continue reading

July 2, 2021 · Leave a comment

Children’s Football fun #MGReader – Danny Mann Super Fan by Ian Slatter

Danny loves Chadmouth Town Football Club more than anything, but a run of defeats and terrible luck has left them bottom of the table and looking certain to be relegated … Continue reading

May 9, 2021 · Leave a comment

Fun, rhyming Children’s book – Stop That Dinosaur by Alex English, Illustrated by Ben Cort

Information about the Book Title: Stop That Dinosaur Author: Alex English Genre: Picture Book Publication Date: 4th March 2021 Page Count: 32 Publisher: Bloomsbury My Review: This is a sparkly, … Continue reading

March 28, 2021 · Leave a comment

Opie Jones Talks to Animals by Nat Luurtsema

Title: Opie Jones Talks to Animals Author: Nat Luurtsema Illustrator: Fay Austin Publisher: Egmont Published: February 4th, 2021 Pages: 288 Target Age Group: 8 – 12 years old Rating: 4* My … Continue reading

March 25, 2021 · Leave a comment

Magical Children’s book – The Weather Weaver by Tamsin Mori – brilliant read!

  Title: The Weather Weaver Author: Tamsin Mori Publisher: UCLan Publishing Pub Date: Paperback: 2020, Kindle: 04 Mar 2021 Pages: 310 Rating: 5* My Review: I really hope this is the first book in … Continue reading

March 4, 2021 · Leave a comment

Don’t miss this emotive, inspirational story for children and adults – The Shark Caller by Zillah Bethell 

  Title: The Shark Caller    Author: Zillah Bethell  Publisher: Usborne Published: February 2021  Version: Paperback, 400 pages Rating: 5*   Synopsis: Desperate to become a shark caller to avenge the … Continue reading

March 1, 2021 · Leave a comment

Fun children’s picture book – One Night in Beartown by Nick Jones

  From the award-winning duo that brought you Sarah’s Shadow comes another magical adventure… When bear-mad schoolgirl Sandy Lane has her beloved teddy bear Berisford confiscated at school, she dreads … Continue reading

February 28, 2021 · Leave a comment

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