Willoughby the Narrator | Book Release

WILLOUGHBY THE NARRATOR (The Princelings #7) A number of years ago I stumbled across a middle-grade series called The Princelings, written by UK-based author, Jemima Pett. The series follows the adventures of a group of characters who live in a fascinating world. The thing that sets this series apart from others is the characters. The fact … Continue reading Willoughby the Narrator | Book Release

Fireflies | Bree Wolf | Book Review

 FIREFLIES | by Bree Wolf | | Upper Middle Grade/YA | Growing Up | | 161 pages | | Published September 2013 | | Kindle edition |   In the buzzing city of New York, 12-year-old Gabriel Scott retreats from his parents' constant arguing into a virtual world of adventure and companionship. Unfortunately, as summer comes along, … Continue reading Fireflies | Bree Wolf | Book Review

Shirley Link and the Safe Case | Ben Zackheim | Book Review

Shirley Link & The Safe Case (Shirley Link, #1) by Ben Zackheim     Middle Grade | Mystery 102 pages Released 4th July 2012   “I put on my kindest face for the poor man. I even smile a little. Marie slashes her fingers across her neck, telling me to stop with the fake grin. She … Continue reading Shirley Link and the Safe Case | Ben Zackheim | Book Review

Zet and the Egyptian Amulet Mystery | Scott Peters | Book Review

 Zet and the Egyptian Amulet Mystery (Zet Mystery Case #2) by Scott Peters Middle Grade | Mystery 156 pages Released 2nd November 2012     Do You Love Mysteries? "Zet and the Egyptian Amulet Mystery" Will Keep You Up All Night, Guessing Until The Last Page. Zet and Kat are back. When the Nile town of Thebes … Continue reading Zet and the Egyptian Amulet Mystery | Scott Peters | Book Review

Time For A Change

With a new year brings new dreams, new aspirations, new moods, and new ideas. You may have noticed that I've recently been tweaking the look of my web site (maybe you haven't). Next on my list is to update the covers for my TIME SQUARE series. Once I get the urge for change, there's no … Continue reading Time For A Change

2015 in Reviews

This year I have tried to mix up my reading, as I am currently writing books in two genres, YA and MG. There has been a definite increase in my reading of YA and Contemporary books, but I have endeavoured to read a good selection of MG as well. Each of the books listed below … Continue reading 2015 in Reviews

Melvin Finklestein is on his way

I'm a member of the BookElves, which is a group of writers who hail from the four corners of the world and share the love of writing great Middle Grade fiction. Last year, the Elves released a book of short stories called BookElves Anthology (Volume 1) in both ebook and paperback. It proved to be quite popular, so it's … Continue reading Melvin Finklestein is on his way

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix | J.K. Rowling | YA | Book Review

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (HP5) | by J.K. Rowling Kindle edition | Young Adult   Harry Potter is due to start his fifth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He is desperate to find out why his friends, Ron and Hermione, have been secretive all summer. But before he … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix | J.K. Rowling | YA | Book Review

MG Book Review | Frankie DuPont and the Mystery of Enderby Manor | Julie Anne Grasso

FRANKIE DUPONT AND THE MYSTERY OF ENDERBY MANOR by Julie Anne Grasso ★★★★★ Kindle edition Purchased from Amazon When his cousin Kat disappears from Enderby Manor, Frankie Dupont jumps on the case. Bumbling Inspector Cluesome is convinced that Kat is lost in Myrtle’s Mesmerising Maze, but Frankie isn’t buying it. He follows the evidence trail to a conniving … Continue reading MG Book Review | Frankie DuPont and the Mystery of Enderby Manor | Julie Anne Grasso

MG Book Review | Mystery of the Egyptian Scroll | Scott Peters

MYSTERY OF THE EGYPTIAN SCROLL (Zet Mystery Case #1) by Scott Peters ★★★★ Kindle edition Purchased from Amazon You, who have dug deep and sifted hard for a story to read, have unearthed an ancient treasure: a mystery from the dusty ages, when a boy could be a hero and fight for the good of … Continue reading MG Book Review | Mystery of the Egyptian Scroll | Scott Peters