What’s New Harper Drew? Talent Show Takeover

If you have yet to read the first in the Harper Drew series you can check out our double review feature here. This young girl that headlines the series gives us first hand insight into her life through diary entry format, and boy does she live an exciting life! In this latest instalment readers are … Continue reading What’s New Harper Drew? Talent Show Takeover

A Fantastic Round Up of Graphic Novels, chosen by a Special Young Reader

What better way to get an insight into books that appeal to young readers then to ask a young reader - which exactly what BookBound Blogger, Helen Byles, has done for today's content on the blog. These mini reviews have been written by Helen's 12yo Old Son, and given that Graphic Novels are quite niche … Continue reading A Fantastic Round Up of Graphic Novels, chosen by a Special Young Reader

How to be More Hedgehog – Author Feature and Review

Anne-Marie Conway Anne-Marie Conway writes a feature for todays stop on the How to be More Hedgehog blog tour detailing her inspiration for this must read 2022 publication. It was break time at the theatre company I run on Saturdays. A group of Year 6 children (who had only recently got their first mobile phones) … Continue reading How to be More Hedgehog – Author Feature and Review

Fabulous Board Books for Little Ones to Enjoy

Peekaboo Baby This is a gorgeous new addition to the Peekaboo series, all of which are perfect for gifting to new parents and new babies alike. This book features ten sliders to reveal various things to little ones as you incorporate this book with a game of peekaboo, including a bath time duck, a baby … Continue reading Fabulous Board Books for Little Ones to Enjoy

Barrington Stoke Brilliance

Noodle the Doodle Wins the Day Written by Jonathan MeresIllustrated by Katy Hatford This is the third title in the Noodle the Doodle series, and it is just as incredible as the previous two have! This one focuses on an alternative sports day for the class, and they come up with some fantastic new activities … Continue reading Barrington Stoke Brilliance

Reading books by Peter Bunzl this Summer

There are some authors that you know whatever they write will always be amazing. These authors will write different kinds of books but you know that it will be brilliant.  Peter Bunzl is one such person. Whatever he decides to write, you know it’s going to be a must read. The Cogheart series was one … Continue reading Reading books by Peter Bunzl this Summer

2022 Middle Grade Must Reads – August (Part One)

A beginners guide to ruling the Galaxy Written by David SolomonsPublished by Nosy Crow This is one of 2022's must read books. Gavin thinks that there is something strange about new girl Niki. She knows it all, she is far cleverer than anyone else and she says she’s a princess. She has a strange relationship … Continue reading 2022 Middle Grade Must Reads – August (Part One)