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Billy Button Telegram Boy by Sally Nicholls - A Book Review

I got a most exciting parcel from Barrington Stoke, my favourite children’s publisher last week. In it was a copy of one of their latest Little Gem titles, … 436 more words

Book Reviews

Reading to My Boys

One day at the bookstore, my 9 year old who had to get tutoring for reading, pointed to a book he wanted to buy because his teacher read it to him in class. 184 more words

Books For Boys

Book Review of Aravind Adiga's Selection Day

It’s not very often that I would read – or enjoy – a novel that is ostensibly about cricket. But here I have. Aravind Adiga, who wowed us several years ago with… 269 more words

Booker Prize Listed

#896 – Cars Go by Steve Light

I’ve missed you these past few days. My lupus took a strange turn. First, the medication which controls flare-ups caused eye damage and I had to stop taking it. 462 more words

Children's Books

#889 – Ollie’s Odyssey by William Joyce

Ollie’s Odyssey
Written and Illustrated by William Joyce
Moonbot/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books/Antheum BYR  4/12/2016
978-1-4424-7355-7
298 pages   Ages 8—12

“In the secret realm of toys there are many mysteries. 1,549 more words

Middle Grade

Footpath Flowers by Jon Arno Lawson and Sydney Smith

It’s been a long time since I picked up a picture book for the blog. Now my children are older and I no longer work in the school library I just don’t make time for them enough. 312 more words

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#876 – Bedtime for Batman by Michael Dahl and Ethen Beavers

Bedtime for Batman
Series: DC Super Heroes
Written by Michael Dahl
Illustrated by Ethen Beavers
Capstone Young Readers 8/01/2016
978-1-623707323
32 pages   Ages 4—7

“THE PERFECT BEDTIME BOOK FOR DARK KNIGHT FANS! 595 more words

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