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The Murderer's Ape by Jakob Wegelius | A Review

A charming book, I knew ‘The Murderer’s Ape’ was going to be a thrilling read as soon as I turned the cover and saw the beautiful map outlining the journey the reader will follow. 178 more words

Moominland Midwinter by Tove Jansson

Hardback, Sort Of Books, £10.99, out now

One of the best book things ever has just happened to me.  I discovered that the Moomin prose books are not the same stories as the Moomin comic strips.  341 more words


Author of the Month: Philip Pullman

“After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.”

Philip Pullman

Philip Pullman’s La Belle Sauvage will be released on 19th October, the first in his new trilogy… 211 more words


Episode 020: His Dark Materials + The Book of Dust

This episode we’re tackling Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy (Northern Lights, The Subtle Knife, The Amber Spyglass) to catch everyone up for the upcoming release of his new series, The Book of Dust (beginning with  557 more words

Beauty And The Bitch Podcast

Anticipated Releases: October Edition

I’m basically broke but I am still anticipating a few releases this month, even if I won’t be able to buy them yet. I might make this a regular feature on my blog but I’m not sure yet. 301 more words


Week 1 - Northern Lights // Booktober 2017

The first week of October is over and I’m super excited to share my thoughts with you. As you know I read ‘Northern Lights’ by Philip Pullman. 370 more words


'The lucrative children's fiction market'

They usually start arriving early summer. And I usually have to leave the reading of most of them until much closer to the first Thursday in October, purely because I have too many books with earlier publication dates. 577 more words