YA More than a book review | Bully for Them | by Fiona Scott-Norman

BULLY FOR THEM (Outstanding Australians on Hard Lessons Learned at School) by Fiona Scott-Norman One of the most difficult things about being bullied is the feeling that nobody else knows what it's like. Twenty-two of Australia's most talented and successful people know exactly what it's like. In candid and entertaining interviews, leading lights from across … Continue reading YA More than a book review | Bully for Them | by Fiona Scott-Norman

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YA Book Review | Troll Mountain (1,2,3) | Matthew Reilly

I've been a Matthew Reilly fan for a number of years. Yes, his plots are over the top. Yes, the characters find themselves in impossible situations but always find a way out. Yes he's an Aussie like me. They are all reasons that I read and enjoy his books. I love the action, the ingenuity, … Continue reading YA Book Review | Troll Mountain (1,2,3) | Matthew Reilly

MG Book Review | Gregor the Overlander (Underland Chronicles 1) | by Suzanne Collins

 GREGOR THE OVERLANDER  (UNDERLAND CHRONICLES 1) by Suzanne Collins    ★★★★ This irresistible first novel tells the story of a quiet boy who embarks on a dangerous quest in order to fulfill his destiny -- and find his father -- in a strange world beneath New York City. When Gregor falls through a grate in the laundry room of … Continue reading MG Book Review | Gregor the Overlander (Underland Chronicles 1) | by Suzanne Collins

YA Book Review ♦ Tutankhamen Speaks ♦ by Cheryl Carpinello

TUTANKHAMEN SPEAKS by Cheryl Carpinello   ★★★★ Hundreds of years ago, scrolls that would alter the view of Ancient Egypt's most famous pharaoh were lost. Rumors through the ages said the scrolls told of a time that the Pharaoh Tutankhamen spoke from beyond the grave. No one who heard of these scrolls believed that the scrolls had … Continue reading YA Book Review ♦ Tutankhamen Speaks ♦ by Cheryl Carpinello

The Red Pyramid (Kane Chronicles 1) | Rick Riordan | Book Review

THE RED PYRAMID (KANE CHRONICLES 1) | by Rick Riordan  | | Kindle edition | | Middle Grade / Young Adult | Fantasy | | 544 pages | | Released 16th August 2011 |   Since their mother's death, Carter and Sadie have become near strangers. While Sadie has lived with her grandparents in London, her brother has traveled … Continue reading The Red Pyramid (Kane Chronicles 1) | Rick Riordan | Book Review

MG Book Review ♦ Zoe & Zak and the Ghost Leopard ♦ by Lars Guignard

ZOE & ZAK AND THE GHOST LEOPARD  (ZOE & ZAK ADVENTURES #1) by Lars Guignard  ★★★★ Imagine you're totally lost in a strange city with no idea where you are and no way home. Now imagine that elephants and snake charmers start telling you that you've been chosen to save the world. Would you even believe them?  What would … Continue reading MG Book Review ♦ Zoe & Zak and the Ghost Leopard ♦ by Lars Guignard

The Maze Runner (Book #1) | James Dashner | YA | Book Review | 

The Maze Runner (Book #1) | by James Dashner Young Adult | Dystopia | Thriller Kindle edition | Released  1st August 2011 When the doors of the lift crank open, the only thing Thomas remembers is his first name. But he's not alone. He's surrounded by boys who welcome him to the Glade - a … Continue reading The Maze Runner (Book #1) | James Dashner | YA | Book Review | 

Janitors (Janitors #1) | Tyler Whitesides | Book Review

| by Tyler Whitesides | | Young Adult | |Fantasy | | 288 pages | | Published August 3, 2011 | The magical, secretive society of JANITORS swept the country in the fall of 2011. Have you ever fallen asleep during math class? Are you easily distracted while listening to your English teacher? Do you find … Continue reading Janitors (Janitors #1) | Tyler Whitesides | Book Review

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban | J.K. Rowling

by J.K. Rowling ★★★★★ Kindle Edition Harry Potter is lucky to reach the age of thirteen, since he has already survived the murderous attacks of the feared Dark Lord on more than one occasion. But his hopes for a quiet term concentrating on Quidditch are dashed when a maniacal mass-murderer escapes from Azkaban, pursued by the … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban | J.K. Rowling

MG Blog Tour ♦ Sir Princess Petra’s Talent ♦ by Diane Mae Robinson

I'm very pleased to be involved in another great Blog Tour hosted by Kid Lit Reviews Thanks for dropping by, I hope that you find my review helpful. Sir Princess Petra's Talent by Diane Mae Robinson ★★★★★ Sir Princess Petra has already proven she is a kind and noble knight. This, however, does not please … Continue reading MG Blog Tour ♦ Sir Princess Petra’s Talent ♦ by Diane Mae Robinson