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Somewhere to review books I'm reading without giving away any spoilers!

Brilliant, inspirational History book – Everything: Stone Age to Iron Age: Go hunting for facts, photos and fun! by National Geographic Kids

Fact-packed topic books for primary school children Woolly mammoths, ancient civilisations, fantastic forts! It’s time to learn everything about the Stone Age to the Iron Age. Packed with facts, pictures … Continue reading

January 3, 2022 · Leave a comment

Wow! Math, Space and Black History in a lovely Children’s Book – Erma Does the Math by Ann Strawn

When Tameka visits her elderly aunt, birthday gift in hand, quirky Aunt Erma puts her to work. As she hangs an old photo Tameka discovers that the women in the … Continue reading

November 15, 2021 · Leave a comment

WWII #Mystery #History #Adventure and #Romance – Wild Blue Yonder by MW Arnold – Great read!

Air Transport Auxiliary pilot Doris Winter is accused of stealing a valuable item from a famous Hollywood movie star, now a captain in the US Army Air Corps, after a … Continue reading

September 10, 2021 · 1 Comment

A View Across the Rooftops by Suzanne Kelman

1941, Nazi-occupied Amsterdam. An unforgettable story of love, hope and betrayal, and a testament to the courage of humanity in history’s darkest days.  University professor Josef Held has never recovered from the loss … Continue reading

October 27, 2019 · 7 Comments

Made in Italy by Laura Morelli #Spotlight #Non-fiction #Giveaway

Book Details: Book Title: Made in Italy by Laura Morelli Category: Adult Non-fiction, 161 pages Genre: Travel, History, Art Publisher: Authentic Arts Publishing Release date: Jan, 2019 Content Rating: G … Continue reading

February 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Mummies in the Library by John Perritano

Title: Mummies in the Library: Divide the Pages: iMath Readers Division Author: John Perritano Publisher: Norwood House Press Published: April 6th, 2015 Rating: 5/5 This is an iMaths reader filled … Continue reading

April 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

My Family Tree and Me by Dušan Petričic

Title: My Family Tree and Me  Author: Dušan Petričic Illustrator: Tom Leonard Publisher: Picture Window Books – A Capstone Imprint Published: April 1st, 2015 Rating: 4/5 This book celebrates the … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Pearl Locket by Kathleen McGurl

Title: The Pearl Locket Author: Kathleen McGurl Publisher: Carina UK Published: February 13th, 2015 Rating: 5/5 Inheriting the home of a great Aunt is the trigger for the family to … Continue reading

March 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Kid Presidents by David Stabler

Title: Kid Presidents – True Tales of Childhood from America’s Presidents  Author: David Stabler Illustrator: Doogie Horner Publisher: Quirk Books Published: October 28th, 2014 Rating: 4/5 What a great source of … Continue reading

January 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ellis Island by Molly Aloian

Title: Ellis Island   Author: Molly Aloian Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Published: October 23rd, 2014 Rating:   4/5 A brilliant book which relates the historical importance of Ellis Island through first … Continue reading

December 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

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