The Screen Thief – Helen Docherty & Thomas Docherty

This is a fantastic book which really highlights how screens can take over our lives. The Snaffle is a wonderful character; I loved how she was so harmless yet seen as such a threat! Everyone in the city is not happy that their screens are being destroyed and going missing, but the lonely Snaffle just…

Aziza’s Secret Fairy Door – Lola Morayo

Stars: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Aziza absolutely LOVEs fairies. She’s even named after a type of fairy from West African folk tales. Then, on Aziza’s birthday, a mysterious gift arrives. It’s a secret fairy door which will transport her to Shimmerton, a magical land where unicorn shopkeepers and fairy princesses live. But when the precious jewelled doorknob is…

Being Amani – Annabelle Steele

Stars: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Amani wants to start all over again in order to move on from the past. A year ago, that night happened. The one that’s meant she’s moved to a new city, to gain a new life with her mother. Manchester has shown Amani that her life will still continue – friendships and crushes…

Wolfstongue – Sam Thompson

Stars: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ This is a beautifully written story which talks of the relationship between not only humans and nature, but of power and conflict. With emotive writing, investing the reader in the struggle between wolves and foxes and the changing dynamic between the characters. I devoured this book in one sitting; Sam’s writing grips you…

Jaz Santos vs The World – Priscilla Mante

The first book of a new series (Dream Team), Jaz Santos vs The World tells the story of Jasmina, who has formed the Bamrock Stars – a football team for girls! She and the other girls on the team want to prove that they are just as good as the boys and should be taken…

Hilary McKay – The Swallows’ Flight

Stars: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ This is a companion novel to the beautiful story of Skylarks’ War. Hilary McKay has the most wonderful style of writing which gives you historical fact as well as an emotional story highlighting family, friendships and the development of dynamics created by war. Set in World War 2, this follows the lives of…

Nen and the Lonely Fisherman – Ian Eagleton and James Mayhew

Stars: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I was so excited to be invited to be part of the blog tour for this beautiful book. The gorgeous, shimmering cover gives you a hint of the story its pages hold… A retelling of the classic ‘Little Mermaid’ story, Ian and James have reworked the traditional tale into one which is diverse…

FACTopia! – Kate Hale

Stars: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ There is nothing better than discovering a non-fiction book that is not only informative, but also interesting and full of fun. FACTopoia takes you on a trail of over 400 facts, allowing the reader to go on an adventure of the mind! Today, I am thrilled to host a Q & A with…

Week One – #BookPost

I have done some #BookPost blogs previously, but I have slacked recently as I let life take over. I am now back on it and each week want to share the glorious books I am lucky enough to receive each week. Take a look below and see what arrived at the start of May… I’ll…