Somewhere there is still a sun

Somewhere there is still a sun

Book Details Somewhere there is still a sunMichael Gruenbaum, with Todd Hasak-Lowy, New York; Aladdin, pb, 978 1 4424 8487 0, £7.00, 2017, 384pp.Memoir, 10+ years   BACK TO REVIEWS Rarely is a childhood memoir so powerful that it stays with you forever afterwards....
Pebble

Pebble

Book Details PebbleJulia Jones, illus. Claudia Myatt, Chelmsford: Golden Duck, pb, 978 1 8992 6239 7, £8.99, 2018, 303pp.Fiction, 12-16 years     BACK TO REVIEWS Over the past seven years I’ve reviewed five of Julia Jones’ books in what started as the Strong Winds...
Peace and Me

Peace and Me

Book Details Peace and MeAli Winter, illus. Mickaël El Fathi, London: Lantana Publishing, hb, 978 1 9113 7365 0 £12.99, 2018, 32pp.Illustrated, information book, 5+ years   BACK TO REVIEWS Peace and Me focuses on 12 women and men who received the Nobel Peace Prize,...
Tomorrow

Tomorrow

Book Details TomorrowNadine Kaadan, London, Lantana Publishing, hb. 978 1 9113 7345 8, £10.99, 2018, 32pp.Fiction, Picture book, 4+ years BACK TO REVIEWS This picture book focuses on the isolating impact of war on Syrian children, who are forced to always stay at home...
The King of Nothing

The King of Nothing

Book Details The King of NothingRaúl Nieto Guridi, transl. Saul Endor, New York, New York Review Children’s Collection, pb. 978 1 6813 7290 7, £10.99, 2018, 40pp. Fiction, Picture book, 4+ years BACK TO REVIEWS The King of Nothing is about abstract concepts:...