Inspiring Young Readers
The Roller-Coaster Ride posted on 10 Jun 2021
As a keen collector of books featuring grandparents, I was very pleased when this review copy arrived.
Madame Squeaker posted on 08 Jun 2021
The tiny grey- brown mouse in this story seems to have quite a comfortable, quiet and modest life.
Keeper posted on 05 Jun 2021
Alan Gibbons loves his football and he loves writing exciting books about the game for his younger readers.
Sienna Starts School posted on 02 Jun 2021
I have written before about how picture books can be very helpful in preparing children when entering the strange and unfamiliar world of school.
Featherlight posted on 30 May 2021
Young Deryn and her mom and dad are the only residents of the remote Featherstone Island ....
The Beast of Harwood Forest posted on 20 May 2021
Dan Smith’s The Invasion of Crooked Oak was an exciting highlight of the Barrington Stoke list in 2020
Escape: One day we had to run posted on 17 May 2021
It’s a sad fact that history shows us that all too often people find themselves the subject of oppression and persecution...
Hairytales posted on 13 May 2021
Full marks to this innovative publishing company ....
Arctic Star posted on 11 May 2021
I think Tom Palmer is just getting better and better.
The Small Things posted on 10 May 2021
Lisa Thompson is adept at telling a well- paced story that weaves in plenty of sensitive social commentary