Blog Tour: Michelle Obama- Anna Doherty

I am so excited to be taking part in the blog tour for The Fantastically Feminist (and totally true) story of the INSPIRATIONAL ACTIVIST AND CAMPAIGNER Michelle Obama by Anna Doherty. My 6 year old has been a fan of non-fiction for sometime and I’ve been interested in introducing her to age-appropriate biographies of interesting … Continue reading Blog Tour: Michelle Obama- Anna Doherty

Thrills and Scares for Halloween!

Ok there’s no shortage of horror books out there but these are just a few from MG to YA I have enjoyed and are deliciously creepy or in a few cases scare your knickers off terrifying. For someone who wants to think along with their horror The Maker of Monsters- Lorraine GregoryAlthough a tad more … Continue reading Thrills and Scares for Halloween!

Lottie Luna and the Bloom Garden by Vivian French illustrated by Nathan Reed

I really like Lottie Luna who is the star of a new series by Vivian French and illustrated in a gorgeously playful and kooky style by Nathan Reed well known as the illustrator of the Sam Wu series by Katie & Kevin Tsang. Lottie Luna with her values of friendship, courage and determination is ideal … Continue reading Lottie Luna and the Bloom Garden by Vivian French illustrated by Nathan Reed

Picklewitch -Claire Barker illustrated by Teemu Juhani

I had such joy finally getting round to reading these books Picklewitch is such vibrant and awesome character!! With the tiniest hints of some of the greatest literary witches ever including BOTH Pratchett creations Nanny Ogg's naughty cheekiness and Granby Weatherwax's uncanny ability with nature especially birds but Picklewitch has an earthy folksy dirty magic … Continue reading Picklewitch -Claire Barker illustrated by Teemu Juhani