Mrs Noah’s pockets

Mrs Noah’s pockets

Mrs Noah’s pockets Book Details Mrs Noah’s pocketsJackie Morris, illus. James Mayhew. Burley Gate, Herefordshire: Otter-Barry Books, hb, 9 781 910 959 091, 2017, £12.99, 40pp.Picture book, 3+ years BACK TO REVIEWS This is a very vivid and original reimagining of...
Shakespeare’s Bear

Shakespeare’s Bear

Shakespeare’s Bear Book Details Shakespeare’s BearHarry Oxford. London: PublishNation, pb, 9 780 244 268 848, 2020, 92pp.Fiction, 10+ years   BACK TO REVIEWS This delightful story is narrated by Mummer, a bear adopted as a cub by the Shakespeare...
The visitor

The visitor

The visitor Book Details The visitorAntje Damm. Wellington, NZ: Gecko Press, hb, 9 781 776 571 888, 2018, £10.99, 32pp.Fiction, picture book, 5+ years BACK TO REVIEWS This small exquisite book carries its message about loneliness and friendship subtly and skillfully....
Travels with my granny

Travels with my granny

Travels with my granny Book Details Travels with my grannyJuliet Rix. illus, Christopher Corr. Herefordshire: Otter-Barry Books, hb, 9 781 810 959 343, 2018, £11.99, 32pp.Fiction, picture bookAge 5-10 years BACK TO REVIEWS This picture book provides a sensitive and...
The Thief, the Witch and the Shop of Curiosities

The Thief, the Witch and the Shop of Curiosities

The Thief, the Witch and the Shop of Curiosities Book Details The Thief, the Witch and the Shop of CuriositiesMark Isherwood, illus. Drew Sinclair. Berlin: Eifrig Publishing, pb, 9 781 6323 3230 1, 2019, £7.99, 187pp.Fiction, 10+ years BACK TO REVIEWS When Peter wakes...
High-Rise Mystery

High-Rise Mystery

High-Rise Mystery Book Details High-Rise MysterySharna Jackson. London: Knights Of, hb, 9 781 9996 4251 8, 2019, £6.99, 352pp.Fiction, mystery, 10+ years BACK TO REVIEWS Norva (age 13) is the emotional one who believes in intuition, Nik (11) her younger sister looks...