Blog Blitz: Josie James and the Velvet Knife – Lily Mae Walters

  *I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author and Rachel Gilbey at Rachel’s Random Resources blog tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   I would like to apologise to the author and to Rachel that this tour post is so late, due to illness on my part.     … Continue reading Blog Blitz: Josie James and the Velvet Knife – Lily Mae Walters

Faery: The Tiend – Igo Rab

  *I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  "Away with us to a faraway land, I will take you by the hand. And by the hand you will come with me, To all the terrible things … Continue reading Faery: The Tiend – Igo Rab

Blog Tour: The Word-Keeper – Veronica Del Valle

  *I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author and Rachel Gilbey at Rachel’s Random Resources blog tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  What would happen if words disappeared forever? Set in a whimsical town called Inkwell, a place with an ancient secret history, this fairytale-like adventure … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Word-Keeper – Veronica Del Valle

My Cartoon Imagination at School – Sabrina D. Clayton

  *I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Have you ever looked at someone and thought they looked like another person, an animal, or your favorite cartoon character?  Yes?  Well, I invite you to take this journey along … Continue reading My Cartoon Imagination at School – Sabrina D. Clayton

The Morgans and the Jewel of Bar-Ran – K.T. Dady

*I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Your world isn’t the only one that exists. There is another, a magical place called Bar-Ran, and it’s about to be destroyed unless the Morgan children can find the royal … Continue reading The Morgans and the Jewel of Bar-Ran – K.T. Dady

Bookshine’s Best Reads of 2019 – Part 2

  Here we go again, with my favourite books of the second half of 2019! As before, these are books that I read last year, regardless of publication date.  Also as before, my list is very fantasy heavy.  What can I say – it is a varied and fascinating genre and I love every subset! … Continue reading Bookshine’s Best Reads of 2019 – Part 2

Blog Tour: The Incredibly Nosey Cat Flap Pony – Libby Lake

  *I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author, Faye Rogers at Authoright and Clink Street Publishing.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  The tiddliest of ponies with wondersome wings was buzzing around examining things... What would you do if a teensy flying pony busily bustled … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Incredibly Nosey Cat Flap Pony – Libby Lake

Blog Blitz: Brad Was Sad – M. C. Goldrick

  *I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author and Rachel Gilbey at Rachel’s Random Resources blog tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Did Brad's dad make him sad? Brad thought he had...until his dog, Plaid, proved he could choose his outlook & feel glad. Kids learn best through stories. Empower your child … Continue reading Blog Blitz: Brad Was Sad – M. C. Goldrick

Blog Tour: The Alphabet for Life – Fran Norris

  *I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author, Faye Rogers at Authoright and Clink Street Publishing.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  An alphabet book with a difference! Who said A is for Apple? Why not A is for Acceptance?! Let's learn the alphabet using words that … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Alphabet for Life – Fran Norris

Nature-Girl Vs. Worst Nightmare – Rose McKinney & J.J. Barnes

  *I received (and edited) a free ARC of this story, with thanks to the authors.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb: Nature-Girl vs Worst Nightmare is the debut novel from six year old Rose McKinney, with just a smidge of help from her mother, author J.J. Barnes. Deep … Continue reading Nature-Girl Vs. Worst Nightmare – Rose McKinney & J.J. Barnes