Guest Post: The Bat Book & Research Process- Charlotte Milner

I’m a huge fan of Charlotte Milner’s books. We have and love The Bee Book and The Sea Book and recently acquired her B is for Bee (Which is a fabulous version of The Bee Book accessible for preschoolers 💜) but I particularly love this one The Bat Book. Bats have a bad reputation largely … Continue reading Guest Post: The Bat Book & Research Process- Charlotte Milner

The Ice Bear Miracle- Cerrie Burnell

The Ice bear miracle by Cerrie Burnell

This is firmly in the myth interpreted in the real world camp and that’s a wonderful thing though fans of stories like The Girl Who Speaks Bear, North Child and The Way Past Winter will find much to love in this tale creaking with myth and magic. Whereas Burnell fully revealed her hand with the … Continue reading The Ice Bear Miracle- Cerrie Burnell

Guest Feature: Q&A with Struan Murray author of Orphans of the Tide

Orphans of the Tide detail

I thoroughly enjoyed Orphans of the Tide which is published today and now am delighted to have had the opportunity for a Q&A with author Struan Murray about his much lauded debut. Cover illustration by Manuel Šumberac Orphans of the Tide is a deeply immersive tale of an expansive world where nothing is really as … Continue reading Guest Feature: Q&A with Struan Murray author of Orphans of the Tide

Amelia Fang & the Naughty Caticorns – Laura Ellen Anderson

With the Kingdoms united and new lands and creatures discovered one may wonder what could Amelia get up to next? Laura Ellen Anderson has had the masterstroke of bringing things back to a family and friends focus with a wonderful story focusing on what counts in family relationships. Both Littlefae and Tinyfae are huge fans … Continue reading Amelia Fang & the Naughty Caticorns – Laura Ellen Anderson