Month: September 2018

Book Review. After the Woods by Kim Savage

Book review- After the woods by Kim Savage   I picked up this book at YALC2018 as I thought the cover looked interesting. It was one of the first YALC reads that I got around to, against, because I really liked the cover. Sadly the whole don’t judge a book by its cover applies  here. […]

English language thoughts

I have to admit that there are times when I absolutely love the English language.   A friend of mine is learning Chinese and we were chatting about learning a new language. I learned British Sign language about 5 years ago and loved it but found thinking in a whole new way quite challenging. It isn’t simply […]

Book Review. That’s Not What Happened by Kody Keplinger

Book Review. That’s not what happened by Kody Keplinger   I’ve read quite a few school shooting books recently. Only Child by Rhiannon Navin, This is not where it ends by Marieke Nijkamp, All the Hidden Truths by Clare Askew and Fierce Kingdom by Gin Phillips (although technically this last one was at a Zoo). […]

Book Review. The Island by M.A. Bennett

Book Review- The Island by M.A Bennett I was given an advanced copy of this by Netgalley in exchange for an honest review and I can honestly say I am glad I didn’t pay for it. I actually read it a few weeks ago but it’s taken me this long to write a review because […]

Book Review. Show Stopper by Hayley Barker

Book Review Show Stopper by Hayley Barker   I received this book from Scholastic as a prize along with its sequel Show Stealer. It arrived just as I went away for a week away with my husband so I didn’t have chance to read it until we get back. I’m glad I didn’t rush read […]