Blog Tour & Author Feature: The Cooking Club Detectives by Ewa Jozefkowicz

The Cooking Club Detectives Ewa Jozefkovicz

I am honoured to be hosting one of the final stops on the tour for The Cooking Club Detectives, the fourth book by the astonishingly talented Ewa Jozefkowicz and in her trademark style lures you in with contemporary childhood drama before revealing layer by layer deeper issues and truths, in this case those that affect … Continue reading Blog Tour & Author Feature: The Cooking Club Detectives by Ewa Jozefkowicz

The Cooking Club Detectives – Ewa Jozefkowicz

The Cooking Club Detectives Ewa Jozefkovicz

Ewa Jozefkowicz is an incredible talent. I first was introduced to her writing in Girl 38 and her ability to create a rousing and immersive story but with the chance to go deeper into the artfully created layers of meaning and social issues has only grown stronger and stronger. The Cooking Club Detectives can both … Continue reading The Cooking Club Detectives – Ewa Jozefkowicz

Anisha, Accidental Detective: School’s Cancelled by Serena Patel illustrated by Emma McCann

Anisha Accidental Detective School’s cancelled Serena Patel Emma McCann

Anisha Accidental Detective was a lovely find for us last year as Littlefae took the family focused mystery to her heart and the follow up has been thoroughly enjoyed too. In fact it was partly because Littlefae added this to her special stash that it’s taken so long for me to read and review!! In fact … Continue reading Anisha, Accidental Detective: School’s Cancelled by Serena Patel illustrated by Emma McCann

Blog Tour: This Book has Alpacas and Bears. Emma Perry and Rikin Parekh

This book has alpacas and bears Emma Perry & Rikin Parekh

I am delighted to be kicking off the blog tour to celebrate the paperback release of Emma Perry and Rikin Parekh’s This Book Has Alpacas and Bears! A fun and quietly clever look at the power of representation in picture books. There’s nothing that Alphonse loves more than a good book, but when he realises … Continue reading Blog Tour: This Book has Alpacas and Bears. Emma Perry and Rikin Parekh

Wanda’s Words Got Stuck – Lucy Rowland & Paula Bowles

Wanda’s words got stuck Lucy Rowland Paula Bowles

Lucy Rowland is a brilliant star for empathetic and thoughtful picture books, and coupled with the illustrative genius of Paula Bowles (one of our favourites) this tale of a little witch whose words get stuck is an absolute gift.  Speech and Language issues are a quiet but huge topic within parenting and childhood, with many … Continue reading Wanda’s Words Got Stuck – Lucy Rowland & Paula Bowles

Blog Tour: The Muddlemoor Mysteries Peril at the Bake Off Ruth Quayle illustrated by Marta Kissi

Muddlemoor Mysteries Peril at the Bake off by Ruth Quayle

I’m delighted to be hosting a stop on the debut #Muddlemoor Mysteries Blog Tour! Ruth Quayle is such a fun and playful author who consistently manages to capture with tenderness that utter innocence of childhood that creates silly misunderstandings and vagaries of the imagination. Ruth’s previous books including her Mabel series have been a success … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Muddlemoor Mysteries Peril at the Bake Off Ruth Quayle illustrated by Marta Kissi