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Electrigirl by Jo Cotterill - A Review

On Friday night Oscar came out of school looking very excited, with a book clutched in his hand. He never stopped talking about it all the way home. 550 more words

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A Book for Teen Boys

It’s difficult to find books that teen or tween boys will enjoy. I have a suggestion:

Trash by Andy Mulligan

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The storyline is a mystery, fast paced and interesting. 100 more words


#1070 – New Year by Rich Lo

New Year
Written and Illustrated by Rich Lo
Sky Pony Press   11/15/2016
40 pages    Ages 3—6

“Moving is hard enough—
but to a whole new country? 576 more words

Children's Books

Sputnik's Guide to Life on Earth by Frank Cottrell Boyce - A Review

I got Sputnik’s Guide to Life on Earth by Frank Cottrell Boyce for my birthday, which was way back in April. I love Cottrell Boyce, as regular readers will know, which is why I treated myself as a birthday present, and then I decided to save it. 375 more words

Books For Girls

#1063 – Locomotion: A History by Golden Cosmos

Locomotion: A History of Locomotives
Series: Leporello #8
Written and Illustrated by Golden Cosmos
Nobrow    11/29/2016
20 panels      Ages 5—8

“The beautiful concertina book folds out to a stunning 139-cm (54-inch), panorama detailing the history of trains, beginning with the very first steam engines and traveling all the way to high-speed rail networks of the 21st century! 434 more words

Children's Books

Encouraging boys to read

A National Literacy Trust report shows that boys are far less likely to read in their spare time than girls in the UK. They are also behind in terms of their reading ability and this impacts on GCSE results not only in English but in other subjects too. 514 more words


Missing Arabella by Kathryn Siebel

Missing Arabella by Kathryn Siebel was sent to me by Amazon Vine’s Review Programme in exchange for my honest opinion.

Missing Arabella is a very odd book. 415 more words

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