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– Stephen King

Book Review: In the Mouth of the Wolf by Michael Morpurgo

INFO | Goodreads BUY | The Book Depository In the Mouth of the Wolf first caught my eye at work when I was reading Thornhill, a time when I was particularly interested in illustrated books for older readers.  This book has an added element of intrigue too – it is…

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First Lines Friday: 6th July

First Lines Friday: 6th July

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, … View Post
Book Review: I Hate Fairyland, Vol. 1

Book Review: I Hate Fairyland, Vol. 1

So, I’ve just finished I Hate Fairyland and it was… interesting.  The story is about Gertrude, a little girl who is taken to … View Post
Book Review: From Here To Eternity by Caitlin Doughty

Book Review: From Here To Eternity by Caitlin Doughty

Before reading her latest book, I was already a huge fan of Caitlin Doughty from her 2014 debut, Smoke Gets In Your Eyes, and her … View Post
Book Review: Thornhill by Pam Smy

Book Review: Thornhill by Pam Smy

Ella’s house backs onto the grounds of the dilapidated Thornhill, a now empty manor house that was once the home of children waiting … View Post
Q&A with Victor Defnas

Q&A with Victor Defnas

I was recently given the opportunity to do a face-to-face questions and answers session with Victor Defnas, author of the new YA fantasy, Lightbringer.  … View Post
First Lines Friday: 25th May

First Lines Friday: 25th May

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, … View Post