Review: Beyond Platform 13 by Sibeal Pounder and Eva Ibbotson

I was sent a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Blurb: The Island of Mist is under siege and Odge Gribble and Prince Ben are in hiding. Desperate to find out why the mist is disappearing, Odge travels through the gump to Vienna, to find a mistmaker expert. But in yet … Continue reading Review: Beyond Platform 13 by Sibeal Pounder and Eva Ibbotson

Review: Soon by Morris Gleitzman

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

Review: My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

Blurb: When Korede's dinner is interrupted one night by a distress call from her sister, Ayoola, she knows what's expected of her: bleach, rubber gloves, nerves of steel and a strong stomach. This'll be the third boyfriend Ayoola's dispatched in 'self-defence' and the third mess that her lethal little sibling has left Korede to clear away. … Continue reading Review: My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

Review: The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy

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

Review: The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Blurb: I tattooed a number on her arm. She tattooed her name on my heart. In 1942, Lale Solokov arrived in Auschwitz-Birkenau. He was given the job of tattooing the prisoners marked for survival - scratching numbers into his fellow victims' arms in indelible ink to create what would become one of the most potent … Continue reading Review: The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris