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  • Alice Eclair, Spy Extraordinaire!: A Sprinkling of Danger

    Alice Eclair, Spy Extraordinaire!: A Sprinkling of Danger

    Name: Sue Wilsher
    06 September 2023;

    Genre: Mystery & Detective

    A Sprinkling of Danger finds Alice Éclair on another spying adventure. When an American film crew arrives at the beautiful palace of Versailles, there is great excitement, but suspicions that a spy is amongst them means Alice is once more on the case. Using her baking skills,...

  • A Whale of a Time: A Funny Poem for Every Day of the Year

    A Whale of a Time: A Funny Poem for Every Day of the Year

    Name: Sue Wilsher
    05 September 2023;

    Genre: Poetry

    The latest in Nosy Crow's beautiful cloth bound poetry anthologies, A Whale of a Time offers a humorous poem for each day of the year. Sharing works from all over the world, the collection uses regional spellings to remain faithful to the original voice of each poet. Arranged...

  • Ten-Word Tiny Tales

    Ten Word Tiny Tales

    Name: Jenny Caddick
    04 September 2023;

    Genre: Short reads

    This unique and intriguing beautiful book contains 20 ten-word minute but carefully-formed tales, each with a stunning double page illustration. Over twenty talented, imaginative illustrators (including Alex .T. Smith, Shaun Tan and Dapo Adeola, to name just a few) have collaborated with Child...

  • A World of Dogs: A Celebration of Fascinating Facts and Amazing Real-Life Stories for Dog Lovers

    A World of Dogs

    Name: Amanda Shipton
    03 September 2023;

    Genre: Animals

    There are so many books available about dogs but there are none like A World of Dogs: A Celebration of Fascinating Facts and Amazing Real-Life Stories for Dog Lovers. Bestselling children's author (and accidental American Dingo-owner) Carlie Sorosiak has written this unique tr...

  • Dreamweavers: Night of the Scary Fairies

    Dreamweavers: Night of the Scary Fairies

    Name: Jenny Caddick
    03 September 2023;

    Genre: Adventure

    Dreamweavers: Night of the Scary Fairies is the first book in a new series taking the reader on adventures with a dreaming duo who can weave their own dreams and share their 'dream weaving' with each other. It is a wonderfully magical story that itself weaves acts of imaginati...

  • Mermedusa  (An Eerie-on-Sea Adventure)

    Mermedusa (An Eerie-on-Sea Adventure)

    Name: Sue Wilsher
    03 September 2023;

    Genre: Adventure

    This, the fifth and final trip to Eerie-on-Sea, concludes Herbie and Violet's adventures and, like others I'm sure, I read Mermedusa with mixed feelings - delight at another visit to one of my favourite fictional places and great sadness that there would be no...

  • A World of Dogs: A Celebration of Fascinating Facts and Amazing Real-Life Stories for Dog Lovers

    A World of Dogs: A Celebration of Fascinating Facts and Amazing Real-Life Stories for Dog Lovers

    Name: Sue Wilsher
    03 September 2023;

    Genre: Animals

    This beautifully illustrated book would make the perfect gift for any dog lover. Carlie Sorosiak's passion for pooches is evident on every page as she shares a wealth of fascinating facts and amazing tales (or should that be tails!) about our canine companions. Having unwittingly adopte...

  • Gina Kaminski Saves the Wolf

    Gina Kaminski Saves the Wolf

    Name: Jenny Caddick
    02 September 2023;

    Genre: Representation & Inclusion

    Gina Kaminski Saves the Wolf is a wonderful retelling of Little Red Riding Hood through the eyes of a neurodiverse little girl who uses emojis to express her opinions and has a very clear idea of how she thinks the story should really have been written… Autistic Gina do...

  • Who Will Kiss the Crocodile?

    Who Will Kiss the Crocodile

    Name: Wendy Kelly
    01 September 2023;

    Genre: Fairy Tales & Folk Tales

    Who Will Kiss the Crocodile is absolutely hilarious! A new spin on the story of Sleeping Beauty, it sees the bad fairy not only curse the tiny princess with a hundred year long sleep, but also turn her into a crocodile. The issue this brings is that only a kiss will wake her b...

  • A Whale of a Time: A Funny Poem for Every Day of the Year

    A Whale of a time

    Name: Amanda Shipton
    01 September 2023;

    Genre: Poetry

    Lou Peacock has worked her magic to compile the most amazing collection of 366 poems, A Whale of a Time, boasting work from Brian Bilston, Maya Angelou, Spike Milligan and many more. Some will that you will love, poems that will bring you joy and laughter, some that will trans...