The Parent Agency by David Baddiel

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Title: The Parent Agency Author: David Baddiel Genre: Children’s Publisher: Harper Collins (9th October, 2014). Buy Links: Amazon | WH Smith | Waterstones   Synopsis: Barry Bennett hates being called Barry. In fact it’s number 2 on the list of things he blames his parents for, along with 1) ‘being boring’ and 3) ‘ always being tired’. But there is a world, not far from this one, where parents don’t have children. No.  That’s far too random for something so {Read More}

Eclair Goes To Stella’s by Michelle Weidenbenner

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NEW RELEASE…CHILDREN’S BOOK BY MICHELLE WEIDENBENNER Hi, I’m Éclair and I’m seven. My sister Meggie is two. When mom got sick we had to go live with Stella, my dad’s mom, the one with maroon colored hair. I begged Dad not to make us stay with her because she beat her horse and was going to eat her rooster, but he didn’t believe me. Even after I pretended I was going to barf, he left us with Stella. So there {Read More}

Broken Bridges by Roy Kindelberger

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Title: Broken Bridges Author: Roy Kindelberger Genre: Children’s middle-grade Length: 138 pages Publisher: Black Rose Writing (August 21, 2013) Buy Links: Black Rose Writing | Amazon | Book Depository | Espresso Book Machine | Amazon UK     Synopsis: Twelve-year-old Rey is sent to an old rundown steel town near Pittsburgh, where he has to deal with his aging grandparents, isolated dad, missing mom, bullies, broken bridges, and horseradish sauce. While Rey sits on an airplane bound for Pittsburgh, he clutches {Read More}

So Gorilla by Dean Russell | Book Review

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Title: So Gorilla Author: Dean Russell Illustrator: Chloe Elliott Genre: Children’s (3 years +) Publisher: Far Far Away Books and Media (8 April 2013) Synopsis: So Gorilla is grumpy and she doesn’t know why. From throwing enormous tantrums to being rude to the other animals, this entertaining rhyming tale takes us deep into the jungle to see what eventually brings her out of her topsy-turvy mood! Join the cutest baby gorilla ever as she attempts to find out what is {Read More}

So Frog by Dean Russell | Book Review

So Frog

  Title: So Frog Author: Dean Russell Illustrator: Chloe Elliott Genre: Children (3+) Length: 32 pages Publisher: Far Far Away Books and Media (8 April 2013)   Synopsis: Up and down, over and under, leaping high and hopping all over, So Frog can’t stop! Until he gets tired and guess where he flops? Frog is a real live wire. From first thing in the morning to after teatime, he jumps, skips and hops over the river, in the leaves, through {Read More}

Jade and the Tooth Fairy | Book Review

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Title: Jade and the Tooth Fairy Author: Jacinta Zechariah Genre: Children’s Published:  April 9, 2013 Synopsis: A magical tale about a little girl called Jade who stays up to meet the Tooth Fairy and goes to fairyland with her. She is also in for a pleasant surprise when she finds out what happens to all the teeth the Tooth Fairy takes! Review: My daughter is six years old and has just lost her first tooth so Jade and the Tooth {Read More}

Mouse and the Moon Made of Cheese by Dean Russell | Book Review

Mouse and the Moon Made of Cheese

Title: Mouse and the Moon Made of Cheese Author: Dean Russell Illustrator: Chloe Elliott Genre: Children (3+) Length: 40 pages Format: Paperback Publisher: Far Far Away Books and Media (7 Jan 2013) Synopsis: Reach for the Sky with Mouse and the Moon Made of Cheese – a truly heartwarming tale of adventure and perseverance! Prepare to be enchanted by a little Mouse with big dreams in this fabulous rhyming tale from debut author Dean Russell and talented new illustrator Chloe {Read More}