Grandpa Frank’s Great Big Bucket List

Jenny Pearson The Queen of feel-good reads, Jenny Pearson is back ready to wrap you up in her signature style of humour and heart. This is the ultimate comfort read; a book that feels like the biggest and loveliest of hugs. The story sensitely handles loneliness, old-age and dementia on an epic adventure shared betweenContinue reading “Grandpa Frank’s Great Big Bucket List”

Little Horror

Daniel Peak A tiny terror goes on the run in this hilarious, laugh-out-loud, action-packed adventure. Think Look Who’s Talking meets Rugrats with it’s own highly original spin. I seriously couldn’t put this down and romped through it in one sitting! It’s pure comedy gold combined with a gripping quest to defeat an evil conspiracy andContinue reading “Little Horror”

Theodora Hendrix & the Curious Case of the Cursed Beetle

Jordan Kopy Illustrated by Chris Jevons I’ve been so looking forward to the second book in this series! Think Amelia Fang meets The Addams Family with a little bit of The Munsters mixed in for good measure. Spooky season is just around the corner and Theodora Hendrix and her gang of monsters are readying upContinue reading “Theodora Hendrix & the Curious Case of the Cursed Beetle”

A Dinosaur Ate My Sister

Pooja Puri Illustrated by Allen Fatimaharan A ROAR-some romp through time and space with hijinks and hilarity galore! Ingenious inventions, dinosaur poo on a colossal scale and a hint of ‘drongness’ it’s an action-packed, expertly drawn adventure. Esha Verma, her snotty apprentice Broccoli and his cunning pet tortoise have a dream. They are going toContinue reading “A Dinosaur Ate My Sister”

Monster Max & the Bobble Hat of Forgetting

Robin Bennett – Illustratedby Tom Tinn-Disbury Brilliantly bonkers, Monster Max takes young readers on a zany adventure like no other. Burps, battles, bizarre inventions and a bobble hat infused with befuddlement it was a big hit with my 8 year old! Max is an ordinary boy, who lives in an ordinary street with his ordinaryContinue reading “Monster Max & the Bobble Hat of Forgetting”

Nappy the Pirate Baby

Alan Macdonald Illustrated by Elissa Elwick Ahoy there ship-mates! I spy a swash-buckling beauty of a book. From the author of Dirty Bertie, younger readers will delight in climbing aboard The Salty Herring for a pirate adventure like no other. Captain Sprat and his pirate crew love nothing more than lazing about on the poopContinue reading “Nappy the Pirate Baby”

My Robot’s Gone Wild!

Dave Cousins Illustrated by Catalina Echeverri Fancy a fast-paced adventure? Loch-side camping, cattle-rustling and a scene with a lory hanging off a harbour wall to rival the Italian Job, My Robot’s Gone Wild is an epic finale to this series of books. At just over 150 pages, interspersed with illustrations, this is a manageable &Continue reading “My Robot’s Gone Wild!”

Stick Boy

Words & pictures by Paul Coomey “If you’re lucky enough to be different, don’t ever change” Taylor Swift A super-funny, super heart-warming story of falling to pieces and sticking yourself back together. Stick is different. He ‘sticks out.’ The son of Mr and Mrs Boy, he’s literally a Stick Boy in a 3d world. WeContinue reading “Stick Boy”

Albert Johnson and the Buns of Steel

Phil Earle Published by Barrington Stoke – 7th January 2021 This Little Gem of a book by Phil Earle proves that life really is what you ‘bake’ of it. My 8yr old son absolutely loved this book – sport and baked-goods are a winning combination where he is concerned! He said the characters and storyContinue reading “Albert Johnson and the Buns of Steel”

Theodora Hendrix & The Monstrous League of Monsters

Written by Jordan Kopy & Illustrated by Chris Jevons It’s just shy of midnight on Halloween and in an unmarked grave in an abandoned cemetery, a tiny human, swaddled in blankets is wailing like a banshee. A zombie named George Hendrix claws his way out of the earth and he and his best friend Bandit,Continue reading “Theodora Hendrix & The Monstrous League of Monsters”

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