Book Club: Pre Teen Reads

Book Club: Pre Teen Reads I really enjoy my Year Six/Seven Bookclub – you can see all my posts about this book club by selecting the ‘Year Six/Seven Book Club’ category in the right hand...

Jazzy Reviews: ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’

Well that was quick! The delightful Jazzy from 'Jazzy's Bookshelf' has read and reviewed the much anticipated 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' in record time and is sharing her review with us today....

Book People: Samantha Wheeler

Book People: Samantha Wheeler ‘Smooch and Rose’ is one of my favourite middle primary chapter books of the last year, you can read my review here. So I was very excited about getting my hands on...
A kid review of Akarnae by Lynette Noni | Children's Books Daily

Jazzy’s Bookshelf: Akarnae

Kid book blogger Jazzy is back, this time with a review of Akarnae, the first book in The Medoran Chronicles series by Lynette Noni. You can read Jazzy’s complete bio here, see her blog...

Jazzy Reviews: The Chronicles of Jack McCool: The Amulet of Athlone

It's always great to receive a review from Jazzy. Terrific to see she's using her holidays for reading. And this one does look like a fabulous holiday read. Jazzy has her own blog, and...

Australian Children’s Classics

Australian Children’s Classics Publisher: Penguin Australia Every so often, there comes a story so brilliant and lively and moving that it cannot be left in the past. So begins each of the re-released Australian children’s classics: ‘Seven Little...

Book People: Samantha Turnbull

Book People: Samantha Turnbull Yesterday I shared a review and book trailer (here) for the new series, 'The Anti-Princess Club', which has become a favourite in my school library! Working at a girls school, I'm always on...

Review of ‘Percy Jackson and the Olympians’

Review of 'Percy Jackson and the Olympians' Every so often I love to invite young readers I know and admire to submit reviews to Children's Books Daily. You can see all the 'child reviews' if...

Book People: Richard Roxburgh

I am going to attempt to remain professional throughout this post, but I must just say that my love of Richard Roxburgh runs deep. I rarely become enamoured with actors, all my crushes tend...

Samantha Turnbull: The Anti-Princess Club Series

It’s hard being a ten-year-old girl when everyone wants to turn you into a princess. Welcome to the lives of Bella, Grace, Chloe and Emily… ‘The Anti-Princess Club’series is aimed squarely at young female readers...