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The Good Turn by Sharna Jackson – #MGReader #Children’s

Title: The Good Turn Author: Sharna Jackson Publisher: Puffin Published: May 12th 2022 Pages: 400 Target Age: 9 to 12 year olds Rating: 3* My Review: Three Y6 pupils who … Continue reading

May 12, 2022 · Leave a comment

Fun, inspirational, #Children’sFiction – David’s Bin Day by Sue Wickstead – #BlogTour #Giveaway

I’m so happy to join in with this blog tour And share again a review I’ve posted before. If you’ve a child who likes books and having fun Make sure … Continue reading

April 7, 2022 · 2 Comments

Delightful, rhyming, inspirational story – Princess No Knots by Deborah Dillon – with beautiful illustrations! #BlogTour

My Review: Children’s stories, told in rhyme Are winners for me almost every time! This one is no exception and is inspirational, too, For children who hate knots in their … Continue reading

March 25, 2022 · Leave a comment

The Land of Twydell and the Dragon Egg, Book 2 in the Tales of Avalon series

My Review: This continues the series concerning the Tales of Avalon In which King Arthur and Merlin, with family and friends, have gone To start a new life for them … Continue reading

March 10, 2022 · 3 Comments

Brilliant, inspirational #Children’s #Fantasy – The Last Firefox by Lee Newbery, illustrated by Laura Catalan

A heartwarming story about family, friendship and finding your inner fire. Between bullies at school and changes at home, Charlie Challinor finds life a bit scary. And when he’s made … Continue reading

March 5, 2022 · Leave a comment

Fun Children’s adventure – Monster Max and the Marmalade Ghost by Robin Bennett

Max and Peregrine are volunteering at an old people’s home, when strange things start to happen: one resident is walking on the ceiling; one is riding their wheelchair through walls; … Continue reading

February 7, 2022 · Leave a comment

Brilliant, rhyming and inspirational – Finn and Fred’s Arctic Adventure by Jocelyn Porter -#Children’s picture book

“My bus takes off with a sonic boom, straight through the wall and out of my room…” Finn and Fred Octopus are off on a magical adventure to the Arctic. … Continue reading

February 1, 2022 · Leave a comment

Fun, inspirational, #Children’sFiction – David’s Bin Day by Sue Wickstead –

What is it like to be a binman? As a bin lorry clatters down the street one morning, a little boy is watching with interest. Just like the binmen, David … Continue reading

December 19, 2021 · 2 Comments

Ever wondered what happened to King Arthur and Merlin? Read this enthralling series to find out! The New Land by Daisy Bourne

What happened to Arthur, King of the Britons, after he was allegedly killed on the battlefield? Legend has it that Merlin, the mighty sorcerer, put the king’s body in a … Continue reading

November 27, 2021 · Leave a comment

Lovely, beautifully illustrated, festive read for children – Thomas Saves Christmas !

Join Thomas and his friends for a festive adventure! In this beautifully-illustrated picture book, Thomas and Percy must work against the clock to clear the snow and deliver the presents … Continue reading

November 23, 2021 · Leave a comment

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