Escape with The Demi-Gods – Percy Jackson and the Lightening Thief by Rick Riordan and Reawakened by Colleen Houck When I was a child I used to love reading stories of the Greek, Egyptian and Roman Gods, nowadays children love
First Books for Babies There is a lot of information about how important it is to read to babies from an early age to help with language development, in fact I I have written about it in previous blogs. I
Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas I cannot tell you how many timesI have picked up The Throne of Glass, read the back of the book and then put the book back because the cover really put me off.
The Extraordinary Cases of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle I love reading crime novels. I love watching Sherlock Holmes movies and TV series. But I had never read even one of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes stories.
“They” say it is good to create a reading environment? In so many articles I read about encouraging your children to read parents are advised to ‘create a good reading environment.” All the articles agree that it is important to
Summoner Book Three The Battlemage by Taren Matharu In this weeks review reviewer Sam looks at the final book in one of his favourite series – The Summoner Series by Taren Matharu. In books one and two Fletcher leant he was
A Different Dog by Paul Jennings A boy and a dog – what a great idea for a story! But in this book Paul Jennings has written a very different story! I love going into libraries and bookshops to find
Books About Books Picture Books are great! They make me smile and the. they can make me laugh I love them even more. Today I look at two books about books that made me laugh out loud! It’s a Book
Graphic Novels – What’s the Buzz? Comics – well they aren’t real books! That was the view of the lady that ran the Children’s Library in my home town. She was a great librarian and story-teller in the old tradition,
Two Fantasy Reviews by Two Young Reviewers For today’s blog we have two very very different Fantasy books being reviewed by two of our young reviewers, The Gift and The Hidden Oracle. They are both the first book in a