Emmett and Caleb

Emmett and Caleb

Book Details Emmett and CalebKaren Hottois and Delphine Renon, (transl. Sarah Ardizzone), Bristol: Book Island, hb, 978 1 9114 9610 6, 2018, £11.99, 58pp.Picture book, fiction, 3-8 years BACK TO REVIEWS Emmett and Caleb are friends. This does not mean they always like...
Me and Mrs Moon

Me and Mrs Moon

Book Details Me and Mrs MoonHelen Bate, Herefordshire: Otter-Barry Books, hb, 978 1 9109 5994 7, 2019, £12.99, 48pp.Graphic novel, fiction, 7+ years BACK TO REVIEWS Maisie and Dylan are two children of primary school age. Their neighbour Mrs Moon looks after them...
Veronica Twitch the Fabulous Witch

Veronica Twitch the Fabulous Witch

Book Details Veronica Twitch The Fabulous WitchErica-Jane Waters, London: Wacky Bee Books, pb, 978 0 9956 9729 4, 2018, £6.99, 112pp.Fiction, 6-11 years BACK TO REVIEWS Veronica Twitch is the editor of Twitch magazine. She and her two friends, witches Figgy and Pru,...
Invisible Jerry

Invisible Jerry

Book Details Invisible JerryAdam Wallace, illus. Giuseppe Poli, Chatsworth, New South Wales: EK Books, hb, 978 1 9253 3578 1, 2018, £10.99, 36pp.Picture book, fiction, 5-8 years BACK TO REVIEWS Jerry feels left out at school and is befriended by Molly. What he learns...
The Secret Life of a Tiger

The Secret Life of a Tiger

Book Details The Secret Life of a TigerPrzemystaw Wechterowicz, Illus. Emilia Dziubak, London: Quarto, pb, 978 1 9102 7781 2, 2018, £6.99, 32pp.Picture book, fiction, 3-5 years BACK TO REVIEWS Tiger claims to have an unexpected night-time personality.In this tale,...
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...