Book review: Illegal ~ picture books blogger


A graphic novel like no other, we urge you to share this powerful and timely tale, far and wide. ‘Illegal‘ is a hard-hitting, empathetically illustrated piece of fiction and one which makes for a particularly tough, but a nonetheless very necessary read. The story will undoubtedly help younger readers understand more clearly the plight of refugees […]

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Book reviews: Hand-picked Halloween treats via picture books blogger


As Halloween looms we’ve selected some of our favourite spooktastic stories and most hair-raising Halloween reads: How To Make Friends With A Ghost by Rebecca Green (Tundra Books) Ghosts are often given a bad press, Green‘s witty and quirky debut opposes the theory that ghosts are scary and foreboding. In fact, ghosts need friends too and […]

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