Monthly Archives: September 2016

“Lesser Spotted Animals” by Martin Brown. Book review by Pippa Wilson

  Publisher David Fickling says: From the illustrator of the mega-selling HORRIBLE HISTORIES! Bison are banned and tigers are taboo. Say goodbye to the gnu, cheerio to the cheetah and poo poo to the panda. The world of Lesser Spotted Animals STARTS HERE! Discover the brilliant beasts you never knew you needed to know about […]

“Fir For Luck”-The Inside Story with author Barbara Henderson.

Hello! This week I’ve been reading Barbara Henderson‘s Fir For Luck, and I’ve been so blown away by  the story that I just have to share it with you! Here’s what the publishers Cranachan have to say about the story: Would you be brave enough to fight back?  When 12-year-old Janet’s village is under threat– she […]

A review of “The Foolish King-The Secret History of Chess” by Mark Price.

Check this out! Publisher David Fickling says: The secret history of chess! Long, long ago, when kings ruled the land, dragons filled the sky and magic still existed, two small children stumbled upon the game of chess. This is your chance to discover it with them . . . Join Pip and Holly on a magical fairy-tale adventure […]