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Peek-a-Boo You!

Peek-a-Boo You!

Jane Cabrera
Little Bee Books, a division of Bonnier Publishing, 2016

From the back of the book, “Peek-a-boo baby, peek-a-boo you! Kitty’s playing peek-a-boo, why don’t you play, too? 146 more words


The Crippled Carpenter: A Children's Story

In a land far away, in a town unknown, lived a carpenter by the name of Prakash. Although his name meant Light, Prakash was quite a morbid soul. 744 more words

First Review for The Old Woman From Friuli

We’ve had an absolutely lovely review for Ghillian Potts‘ book for younger children, The Old Woman from Friuli from Sue Magee at The Book Bag… 162 more words


Middle Grade Minis: The Dark Prophecy & The Girl Who Drank The Moon

Reading back to back middle grade titles made a perfect fit for this mini review post. Check out my thoughts on The Dark Prophecy and… 618 more words


Five Favourites 14: Corinne Fenton

Corinne Fenton writes about her five favourites today.

Bambi by Felix Salten – There is something about the gentleness of this story and of course the tale of a baby fawn, which make this one of my favourites. 237 more words

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The Mark of Athena

Title: The Mark of Athena

Author: Rick Riordan

Series: The Heroes of Olympus, #3

Publisher: Puffin

Release Date: January 1st 2012


Annabeth is terrified. Just when she’s about to be reunited with Percy – after six months of being apart, thanks to Hera – it looks like Camp Jupiter is preparing for war.

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Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

Rating: 4 stars

“No mourners. No funerals.”

Last year I read the first 2 books in the Grisha series (Shadow and Bone, Siege and Storm) and had originally wanted to conclude that series (with Ruin and Rising) before I started this duology, but curiosity got the better of me and I jumped in to Six of Crows back in January. 236 more words

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