I was approached by this author to provide an honest review in return for a free copy of the book. Blurb: Rebecca Holden suspects that her third grade teacher, Miss Robinson, is a witch. The only problem is, she can’t exactly prove it. Perhaps all teachers give their students extra homework. But do they all disappear … Continue reading Review: The Wicked Third Grade Teacher by Ally McCulloch
Image courtesy of National Novel Writing Month. Hey guys! It's taken me a while to put this post together but here's my take on National Novel Writing Month 2019! There's a little bit of a summary about my experience with it this year (in comparison to my attempt in 2018), how the whole thing went … Continue reading My NaNoWriMo Experience – 2019!
Blurb: There is so much that Stevie doesn't know. She doesn't know about all the fish in the sea. She doesn't know all the constellations of the stars. And she doesn't know why she feels this way about Chloe. It's in my chestand sometimes in my tummyand always in my headIt's a fizzy feelingand I don't … Continue reading Review: The Deepest Breath by Meg Grehan
Hey guys! Working as a Children's Bookseller, with a focus on YA, means that I'm constantly having to look at new releases and new trends and what's currently popular - and I LOVE IT! Having a good knowledge of what books are on offer mean that I can offer the best recommendations possible to any … Continue reading Best of YA: Fairytale Re-tellings!
Blurb: The whole Blotter family are famous bird spotters, except for Otto. He would rather have adventures. But is this adventure getting too BIG, even for Otto? -- Title: Otto Blotter Bird Spotter Author: Graham Carter Illustrator: Graham Carter Publisher: Andersen Press Genre: Children's, Picture Book -- Review: This book follows Otto Blotter, youngest in … Continue reading Review: Otto Blotter Bird Spotter by Graham Carter
Hey guys! One of the best things about going into a new year is finding out all of the books that are set to be released and 2020 is shaping up to be a good one in the publishing world! There are so many books that I'm looking forward to reading that are due to … Continue reading Exciting 2020 Releases!
Blurb: The case is closed. Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it. But having grown up in the same small town that was consumed by the crime, Pippa Fitz-Amobi isn't so sure. When she chooses the case as … Continue reading Review: A Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson
Blurb: The boy, the mole, the fox and the horse are four friends who share a deep, unshakable bond. Through a series of brief but profound conversations, Mackesy teases universal truths and rich wisdom from the mouths of his characters, celebrating warmth and empathy in all its myriad forms. Exploring kindness through exquisite, sensitive artwork and … Continue reading Review: The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy
Hey guys! I'm (finally) back with another book haul! While I haven't posted one of these in a while, I've definitely still been buying books but just haven't managed to remember what I bought when 😂 That's the problem with being around books literally all the time, I forget what came from where and where … Continue reading Christmas Book Haul – December 2019!
Blurb: My birthday's coming up so soon, I'll need new clothes to wear.But most of all, I need to know,How shall I style my hair?What is the best party hair? -- Title: My Hair Author: Hannah Lee Illustrator: Allen Fatimaharan Publisher: Faber & Faber Genre: Children's, Picture Book -- Review: This book follows the main … Continue reading Review: My Hair by Hannah Lee