Category: Middle Grade

The World Between Blinks: Rebellion of the Lost Book Review

The World Between Blinks: Rebellion of the Lost is the second book in the World Between Blinks series by Amie Kaufman and Ryan Graudin. BLURB After Jake and Marisol’s last adventure in the World Between Blinks, the cousins are safely back where they belong.… Continue Reading “The World Between Blinks: Rebellion of the Lost Book Review”

The Travelling Bookshop: Mim and the Woeful Wedding Book Review

The Travelling Bookshop: Mim and the Woeful Wedding is written by Katrina Nannestad. BLURB The right book might just change your life … Mim Cohen roams the world in a travelling bookshop, with her dad and brother and a horse called Flossy. Flossy leads… Continue Reading “The Travelling Bookshop: Mim and the Woeful Wedding Book Review”

Ming & Flo: Fight for the Future Book Review

Ming & Flo Fight for the Future is written by Jackie French. BLURB Twelve-year-old Ming Qong is convinced that girls must have changed the world, even if they are rarely mentioned in history books.  So when Ming gets the chance to go back in time, she… Continue Reading “Ming & Flo: Fight for the Future Book Review”

The Chime Seekers Book Review

The Chime Seekers is by Ross Montgomery, published by Walker Books Australia. BLURB Step into a world of faerie tricks and hidden danger…  When an evil faerie steals Yanni’s baby sister and swaps her for a Changeling, Yanni is swept into a dangerous race… Continue Reading “The Chime Seekers Book Review”

The Warrior in my Wardrobe Book Review

The Warrior in my Wardrobe is by Simon Farnaby. It is another hilarious time-travelling adventure. BLURB Join Rose, Merdyn the wizard and Bubbles the guinea pig in another hilarious time-travelling adventure. Rose must save her kidnapped brother from a Dark Ages Warrior! Merdyn is… Continue Reading “The Warrior in my Wardrobe Book Review”

Wednesday Weeks and the Tower of Shadows book review

Wednesday Weeks and the Tower of Shadows is the first book in a new series by Denis Knight and Cristy Burne. BLURB In a world of magic, can science save the day? Wednesday Weeks never wanted to be a sorcerer’s apprentice. She’d rather study… Continue Reading “Wednesday Weeks and the Tower of Shadows book review”

The Exploding Life of Scarlett Fife Book Review

The Exploding Life of Scarlett Fife is by Maz Evans and illustrated by Chris Jevons. BLURB Scarlett Fife has BIG FEELINGS. And when she has BIG FEELINGS, they explode out of her like an over-squeezed stress ball.  Scarlett’s in big trouble after a BIG… Continue Reading “The Exploding Life of Scarlett Fife Book Review”

The Wizard in My Shed Book Review

The Wizard in My Shed: Misadventures of Merdyn the Wild is written by Simon Farnaby and illustrated by Claire Powell. I would like to thank Hachette Australia for the review copy. BLURB Merdyn the Wild is from the Dark Ages. He’s the world’s greatest… Continue Reading “The Wizard in My Shed Book Review”