I’ll tell you what’s not a secret: my absolute adoration of Picklewitch and Jack. I loved the first two books in this fun chapter book series (reviews here and here), and their third adventure more than lives up to the hype!Continue reading “Review: Picklewitch and Jack and the Sea Wizard’s Secret”
I’ve been a huge fan of this fun middle grade series since the first book, The Dragon in the Library (my review is here!), and loved the second book, The Monster in the Lake, too (review for that one here!). So today I’m bringing you a review of book three of Kit’s madcap adventures, The Wizard in the Wood!Continue reading “Review: The Wizard in the Wood”
This fab series of middle grade mysteries continues with the exciting fourth book, The Frost Castle Adventure!Continue reading “Review: Clifftoppers – The Frost Castle Adventure”
I accidentally read book two of this fab time travel series first (see my review of A Christmas in Time here!), but that didn’t spoil anything – book one is just as good!Continue reading “Review: A Chase in Time”
I had so much fun with Betsy and her 44 highly-trained mice in their first adventure, 44 Tiny Secrets (review here!), that I couldn’t resist the chance to review their second!Continue reading “Review: 44 Tiny Acrobats”
I adored the first two Marshmallow Pie books (review here if you didn’t see it originally!) and the latest instalment in the series is the best yet!Continue reading “Review: Marshmallow Pie the Cat Superstar in Hollywood”
This flap-filled history book is the most stunning kids’ non-fiction book I’ve ever seen. I would have swooned for it as a child, and I’m really looking forward to sharing it with my son when he’s older!
Take a search-and-find picture book with bright, fun art, and add history and cats, and I’m sold!
Marshmallow Pie The Cat Superstar was already on my radar, because I’m always looking for new cat books, but what made me absolutely determined to get my paws on it was this illustration that Clara Vulliamy tweeted:
Now, I know I don’t share as many pictures over here as I do on Twitter, so in case you don’t know what my cat Tomte and I look like… here we are:
I shared this picture with Clara and, incredibly sweetly, she offered to send me copies of both Marshmallow Pie books so we could meet our doppelgangers! And having read them, I can tell you that any cat lover, or reader of joyously funny chapter books, needs to order both immediately!Continue reading “Review: Marshmallow Pie The Cat Superstar, and Marshmallow Pie The Cat Superstar on TV”
If you’re looking for a sweet, fun read for the summer holidays, look no further!