The Long Forgotten – AD sent for review

The Long Forgotten

As a confirmed bookworm I always love the opportunity to review books.  It means that I get the chance to discover some really wonderful stories and I have one of those to share with you all today.  The Long Forgotten is written by David Whitehouse and was published through Picador. … Continue reading »

Don’t Send Flowers – AD sent for review

Don't Send Flowers

If you’re looking for a hard-hitting crime novel then Don’t Send Flowers by Martín Solares is the book for you.  Published through Grove Press in March this year, this is a book which shows the reality of living with drug cartels and life in northern Mexico. When the seventeen year… Continue reading »

Tigeropolis – Caught In The Trap – AD sent for review and giveaway

Tigeropolis - Caught In The Trap

It’s no big secret that my nine-year old son and I love visiting wildlife parks and zoos.  Whilst my son’s favourite is the giraffe, I’ve had a love affair with big cats, and specifically tigers, since I was his age.  So I’m not sure who was more eager to read… Continue reading »

The Math Kids: The Prime-Time Burglars – AD sent for review and giveaway

The Math Kids: The Prime-Time Burglars

Did you know that April is Maths and Statistics international Awareness month?  I wasn’t aware of this until we were asked to look at The Math Kids: The Prime-Time Burglars by David Cole recently.  Published through Common Deer Press the book is aimed at children in Key Stage Two. I’m… Continue reading »

Weird Animals – AD sent for review and giveaway

Weird Animals

As you all know we love animals here and we’ve been learning about some rather strange one in the latest book we’ve been sent to review for Sterling Books.  Weird Animals is written by Mary Kay Carson and is aimed at children aged 6-11 years of age. The 32 page… Continue reading »

Hannah The Spanner book series – AD paid post #hannahthespanner #childrensbooks

Hannah The Spanner book series

disclosure:  this is a paid post Reading with my nine-year old son is something I value very highly.  In fact it’s been a part of our daily routine since he was a baby.  Curling up together on the sofa or bed, book in hand, ready to go on an adventure… Continue reading »