Tag: Adventure

Amelia Fang and the Half-Moon Holiday

Amelia Fang and the Half-Moon Holiday

I really, really look forward to a new book from Laura Ellen Anderson and Amelia Fang and the Half-Moon Holiday

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Kid Normal And The Rogue Heroes

Kid Normal And The Rogue Heroes

In Kid Normal and the Rogue Heroes we follow Murph, Hilda, Nellie, Mary and Billy in the continuing adventures of

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Secrets of a Sun King

Secrets Of A Sun King

In Emma Carrol’s latest historical adventure for Middle Grade we find Lilian and her friends in a race against time

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Simply the Quest

Simply The Quest

Well, in the second book of Maz Evans series we find out that it is not only QEII that has

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Horace and Harriet: Take on the Town

Horace and Harriet: Take on the Town

This is the start of a new series written and illustrated by Clare Elsom which follows the adventures of Horace

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Night Speakers: Sleepless

Night Speakers: Sleepless

This is the first Ali Sparkes book I’ve read and after this I will definitely be looking for more. In

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The Maker of Monsters

The Maker of Monsters

Another of a collection of books I was given by Oxford University Press Children for review, all of which have

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Embassy of the Dead

Embassy of the Dead

Embassy of the Dead is a story of a misunderstanding, but a misunderstanding that drags Jake Green into the Embassy

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Beetle Queen

Beetle Queen

Continuing the adventures of Darkus, Victoria and Bertolt, ‘Beetle Queen’ is another wonderfully crafted book. Written by M.G. Leonard, illustrated

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Sam Wu Is Not Afraid Of Sharks

Sam Wu Is Not Afraid Of Sharks

Sam Wu is Not Afraid of Sharks is another great read from the team that wrote and illustrated Sam Wu

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The House with Chicken Legs

The House With Chicken Legs

The Baba Yaga was always one of my favourite myths and she is part of the world-wide myth cycles of

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A Pinch of Magic

A Pinch of Magic

Set on the island of Crowstone, Betty Widdershins finds out that the women of her family have been cursed to

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Big Foot and Little Foot

Big Foot And Little Foot

Big Foot and Little Foot is the story of Hugo and Boone, a story of friendship and adventure. Hugo is

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The Girl with the Shark's Teeth

The Girl with the Shark’s Teeth

I’ve read and enjoyed some of Cerrie Burnell’s book for younger readers (as have the younger people that I read

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