Review: Wilderness Wars

Barbara Henderson's latest children's book is a thriller set on a fictional Hebridean island that pits the children of a team of construction workers against the forces of nature. It is a pacey and, at times, scary read (particularly during a late-night rodent invasion and a high stakes encounter with an eagle) and would make... Continue Reading →

Review: Elma the Elf and the tinsel-tastic Sled Zeppelin

The idea of marking the days of advent with books is not new – it has become popular to give young children a picture story to unwrap on each day leading up to Christmas – but a new book from Camilla Victoria Storm and Nick Simons applies this countdown principle to a cheerful chapter book.... Continue Reading →

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