Blurb: He might not survive, but he's hoping he will. 18 May 1946Dear Zliv,It's me you want, not Gabriek or Anya. I caused your brother's death, just me. But you'll have to come to the other side of the world to kill me, because that's where I'm going. If you don't believe me, check the newspapers.Felix … Continue reading Review: Maybe by Morris Gleitzman
As a massive fan of all things mythology (I may or may not be working on a new WIP that features Aphrodite 🤫), when I saw this tag I couldn't not do it! I found this tag over on Bookbum and thought it was a brilliant idea! Rules: ⚡️ Pingback to Zuky at Bookbum so she can read … Continue reading Tag: The Greek God Book Tag!
If you've been following the blog, or my social media, for a while, you'll probably know all about the intense love that I have for the Once series by Morris Gleitzman. These are books that I'll recommend to anyone without a moment's hesitation and will take any opportunity to talk about them (so here's me … Continue reading Why You Should Read Once!
Blurb: Sometimes it takes the worst of times to bring out the best in people. I hoped the Nazis would be defeated. And they were. I hoped the war would be over. And it was. I hoped we would be safe. But we aren't. My name is Felix. Her name is Anya. This is our story. … Continue reading Review: Soon by Morris Gleitzman
I saw this post done by the lovely Zoe over at Book Addict Rambles when she was up for The Write Reads' Blog of the Day and thought it was such a brilliant idea! You can read her post here but the basic gist is this: You're hosting a dinner party for your five favourite … Continue reading Fictional Dinner Party Tag!
Blurb: So much was lost - can hope survive? After the Nazis took my parents I was scared. After they killed my best friend I was angry. After they ruined my thirteenth birthday I was determined. To get to the forest. To join forces with Gabriek and Yuli. To be a family. To defeat the … Continue reading Review: After by Morris Gleitzman
Blurb: Once I didn't know about my grandfather Felix's scary childhood. Then I found out what the Nazis did to his best friend Zelda. Now I understand why Felix does the things he does. At least he's got me. My name is Zelda too. This is our story. -- Title: Now Author: Morris Gleitzman Publisher: … Continue reading Review: Now by Morris Gleitzman
Blurb: A little hope goes a long way. I had a plan for me and Zelda. Pretend to be someone else. Find new parents. Be safe forever. Then the Nazis came. My name is Felix. This is our story. — Title: Then Author: Morris Gleitzman Publisher: Puffin Books, owned by Penguin Group Genre: Fiction, Historical, Children's — Review: This book … Continue reading Review: Then by Morris Gleitzman
We're just reaching the end of October - where has this month gone? It's flown by! I read a real mix of books this month - some of them new and some of them that I've had for a while and never gotten around to. For the first time in a long time, I have … Continue reading Reading Round Up – October 2018
Blurb: Everybody deserves to have something good in their life. At least once. Once I escaped from an orphanage to find Mum and Dad. Once I saved a girl called Zelda from a burning house. Once I made a Nazi with toothache laugh. My name is Felix. This is my story. -- Title: Once Author: Morris Gleitzman Publisher: Puffin … Continue reading Review: Once by Morris Gleitzman