Freeze- Chris Priestley

Freeze Chris Priestley

Freeze is the newest offering from Chris Priestley, recognised as a master of horror writing for children drawing in the weaving, building style of classic Gothic writers such as Mary Shelley and Edgar Allen Poe rather than gore or shock tactic. These tales creep into you consciousness rather than jump scare you, and oh so … Continue reading Freeze- Chris Priestley

Top Ten Tuesday: Brand New Wintery & Festive books for Younger Readers

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly book blogging initiative hosted by The Artsy Reader Girl with new themes each week. This weeks theme is a freebie! So I've gone with a list of Early Chapter books that have come out since Autumn ( ok one came out in summer but it's DEFINITELY Christmassy) that are … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Brand New Wintery & Festive books for Younger Readers

Magical Kingdom of Birds- The Snow Goose by Anne Booth illustrated by Rosie Butcher

Christmas is coming and we are returning to a wintery take in The Magical Kingdom of Birds that I honestly think is the best so far, the plot is thrilling and the kindness and growth throughout us beautiful. Children really resonate with Maya and no doubt warm to her advice to a little Snow Goose … Continue reading Magical Kingdom of Birds- The Snow Goose by Anne Booth illustrated by Rosie Butcher