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Moribito: Guardian of the Darkness by Nahoko Uehashi

Okay, I am so excited to review this book. This is the sequel to Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit, which is also the the basis of the anime,  632 more words


Book Review #26: Posted


“Words are ghosts.”

Posted by John David Anderson (380 pages) is about how the removal of cell phones inadvertently causes the rise of sticky notes everywhere.

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Can I No Longer Read Children's Books?

In a previous post, I discussed a couple of books that helped shape me in my childhood (oops! need to write a follow up!). But this got me thinking, when do we start to think that children and young adult books should no longer be read by adults? 261 more words


USBBY Outstanding International Book Pick: Life According to Dani by Rose Lagercrantz

In Life According to Dani, it’s Dani’s first summer vacation—and the best ever! She is staying on an island with Ella, her best friend in the world. 87 more words

Children's Books

Writing Update - Secret Agents

I haven’t done a great deal of writing in the last week or so, but I have a cunning plan. I’ve got a few blog posts in the pipeline, some for here and one or two for… 289 more words

Creative Writing

Free Kid lit Chapter book on Amazon

I am searching for reviews and have in the past given away 25 copies of my first book in the hope that reviews, good or bad would be given on Goodreads or Amazon or even here. 163 more words



I recently received my exam results and while I passed, which I’m glad about, I didn’t do well on the Creative Writing question.

It got to me a little, because writing is what I love and what I want to do, so to see crappy marks made me feel a little downhearted. 738 more words