Category: Book Review

Not Now, Noor!

Farhana Islam, illus. Nabila Adani. Puffin. (32p) ISBN 9780241552476 A fun story about an extremely curious young girl and her family and how persistent she […]

28th March 2023

The Man Who Planted Trees

Jean Giono, trans. Barbara Bray. Vintage. (64p) ISBN 9781784878016 I had to get this book as soon as I saw the cover and read the […]

11th March 2023

Red Sauce Brown Sauce

Felicity Cloake. HarperCollins. (384p) ISBN 9780008413668 Been on holiday this week and have given myself permission to just blow everything off completely which has meant […]

9th March 2023


Jo Clement. Bloodaxe Books. (80p) ISBN 9781780376141 I saw this when it came into the shop and loved the photograph on the cover by Tim […]

4th March 2023

Chilling with Ghosts

Insha Fitzpatrick, Lilla Bölecz. Quirk Books. (128p) ISBN 9781683693451 Late last year I read “Hanging With Vampires” which is coming out at the end of […]

24th February 2023

Jayben and the Golden Torch

Thomas Leeds. Hachette Children’s Group. (288p) ISBN 9781444968637 Another that I fancied the brief description on NetGalley and glad I persevered through a bout of […]

20th February 2023

Missing You

Phellip Willian, illus. Melissa Garabeli, trans. Fabio Ramos. Oni Press. (120p) ISBN 9781637152072 I picked this up at the same time as Tiny Fox and […]

10th February 2023