Tag: Middle Grade

Kid Normal And The Rogue Heroes

Kid Normal And The Rogue Heroes – Review

We follow Murph, Hilda, Nellie, Mary and Billy in the continuing adventures of the Super Zeroes against an even greater

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Secrets of a Sun King

Secrets Of A Sun King – Review

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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The Gift of Dark Hollow

The Gift Of Dark Hollow – Review

This is a wonderful follow-up to the first of the series, The Legend of Podkin One-Ear which was one of

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Elizabeth & Zenobia

Elizabeth & Zenobia – Review

It’s actually been a while since I read this book and it still stands strong in my mind. A wonderful

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The Owl Service

The Owl Service – Review

A children’s classic that has passed me by, along with so many others. It was reading Bookworm by Lucy Mangan

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Simply the Quest

Simply The Quest – Review

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 – Review

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 – Review

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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Battle of the Beetles

Battle of the Beetles – Review

There was such a wait for this final book in the trilogy, it was sooooo long, really looooong. The wait

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The Maker of Monsters

The Maker of Monsters – Review

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 – Review

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

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Pax

Pax – Review

I will make this clear right from the start. This book had me in tears at several points, the whole

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What is Poetry?

What is Poetry? – Review

Let’s just get it out of the way at the start – I love Michael Rosen. There I said it.

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Beetle Queen

Beetle Queen – Review

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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