Girl 38: Finding A Friend by Ewa Jozefkowicz

After its hardback release last year, Ewa Jozefkowicz’s Girl 38 has come to paperback and is a wonderful novel especially for children 11+ who may be experiencing similar struggles to protagonist Kat. Girl 38 refers to a graphic novel character that our protagonist Kat is developing with a little inspiration from people around her, as … Continue reading Girl 38: Finding A Friend by Ewa Jozefkowicz

The Unstoppable Letty Pegg- Iszi Lawrence 

The Unstoppable Letty Pegg by Iszi Lawrence BANNER

Among her many talents, Iszi Lawrence co-hosts BBC Radio 4’s Making History with Tom Holland where her presentation about the role of Jiu Jitsu in the Suffragette movement was made Pick Of The Week in 2018 and has inspired a children’s novel The Unstoppable Letty Pegg with Bloomsbury Education.  The Unstoppable Letty Pegg explores more … Continue reading The Unstoppable Letty Pegg- Iszi Lawrence 

Believathon Read a Book based on myths or legends- Simply the Quest – Maz Evans

As someone who adores mythology, and studied Ancient History at university it was outrageous it took me until the beginning of this year to read Who Let The Gods Out? by Maz Evans. I think I was hoping to read it with Littlefae but in the end I thought what am I waiting for?!?! I … Continue reading Believathon Read a Book based on myths or legends- Simply the Quest – Maz Evans

Icarus was Ridiculous- Pamela Butchart illustrated by Thomas Flintham

Izzy and the escapades of Wigglesbottom Primary have become cult legendary stories in recent years thanks to Pamela Butchart’s narrative voice that is like the conversational style of a child in juniors of Primary School albeit perhaps a bit of a precocious oral storyteller, and so children resonate with Both the voice and the humour. … Continue reading Icarus was Ridiculous- Pamela Butchart illustrated by Thomas Flintham