Kiki’s Delivery Service

Kiki’s Delivery Service

Kiki’s Delivery Service Book Details Kiki’s Delivery ServiceEiko Kadono, illus. Joe Todd Stanton. London: Penguin Random House, hb 978 0 2414 4945 6, 2020, £10.99, 208pp.Fiction, 8-11 years BACK TO REVIEWS Kiki has just turned twelve. It is time for her to leave...
Max + Xam

Max + Xam

Max + Xam Book Details Max + XamAriane Hofmann-Maniyar. Swindon: Child’s Play (International) Ltd, pb 978 1 7862 8086 2, 2020, £6.99, 32pp.Picture book, fiction, 2-5 years BACK TO REVIEWS Picture books featuring people and animal characters abound – so it’s refreshing...
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....
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...
Quill Soup

Quill Soup

Quill Soup Book Details Quill SoupAlan Durant, illus. Dale Blankenaar. London: Tiny Owl, hb, 9 781 9103 2840 8, 2019, £12.99, 32pp.Picture book, 5+ years BACK TO REVIEWS Noko the Porcupine is tired and hungry. Surely, he will find a welcome from the other animals....