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'From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler' by E.L. Konigsburg (Review)

While all of the books from Pushkin Children’s Books that Miss Emily has covered so far have been translations, some of the range did first appear in English, and today’s choice is one of those.  650 more words


'Fuzz McFlops' by Eva Furnari (Review)

As readers of my blog, you’re all very keen on books, that much is certain, and I suspect that many of you will have a soft spot for rabbits too (just a feeling I have!).  689 more words


'The Witch in the Broom Cupboard (and Other Tales)' by Pierre Gripari (Review)

The last review by my assistant, Emily, was not quite as positive as the others she’s done so far, but that didn’t put her off trying another book from the… 648 more words


'The Pointless Leopard' by Colas Gutman (Review)

My little assistant, Emily, has had a lot of fun reading and reviewing the books sent to us by the kind people at Pushkin Children’s Books… 493 more words


'Dot & Anton' by Erich Kästner (Review)

I’m a busy bunny at the moment, what with a new course having just begun at work (and the small matter of my IFFP reviewing, of course…), so it’s good that I have an assistant to help with some of my reviewing, even if I end up doing the bulk of the admin… 877 more words


'The Cat Who Came in off the Roof' by Annie M.G. Schmidt (Review)

It’s time for another review of translated fiction for children on the blog, which means that after a short absence, my trusty assistant Emily is back to tell you all about another classic tale.  749 more words


If You Like Reading Teen Novels...and Reading Thoughts on Them Too

It’s best if you sing the title of this post to the tune of the “Pina Colada” song. Otherwise, it’s just a boring title.

Anyways, we at Just a Hunch have been pretty silent for awhile. 463 more words