Monthly Archives: July 2014

Best picture books about the summer holidays by Pippa Wilson

  Here’s a collection of summer holiday books that I enjoy sharing with my kids over the summer. What should I add? Pippa  

The Cracker Hacker by Pippa Wilson

My first book! I wrote this Middle Grade book last September for my two eldest children who were completely obsessed with Minecraft and learning to code. One day my eldest son walked in the room with a strop, saying, “Mum, Dad’s just banned me from thinking!” which gave me the opening line: “Jack, you’re banned […]

Review of ‘Roof Toppers’ by Katherine Rundell

  As deliciously dreamy as walking into a parisien patisserie. Stick on the Amélie movie soundtrack, grab yourself a baguette and a ‘café’ and settle in, as you won’t want to put the book down! On her first birthday, Sophie is found floating “in a cello case  in the middle of the English Channel”  wrapped “in the musical […]