Review by Daniel: This book is about a girl called Moll, a mysterious person called Skull and Moll’s wild cat Gruff. Moll woke up one night in her camp as she heard drums and rattles and calling. The dream snatch had started… Moll was the most important person in the Ancientwood even though she didn’t know it! One night she was caught by Skull’s henchmen and was locked in a cage because she couldn’t give them dark magic. She tried to es...

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SPOILER ALERT: Do not read this book review until you have read all the other Alex Riders Books! Alex Rider has moved to San Francisco following the death of his guardian Jack Starbright. But is she really dead? When one day he received a three word long email, he realises that Jack is alive. The email is: ‘Alexx I’m Al’ Alex is due to go on holiday soon but he tells his new guardians (his best friend’s parents) that he is going to stay a...

This book is about a girl called Meg. Even though the title of the books makes it sound like a non-fiction book, it is a wonderfully written, emotional story. Meg has a big problem in this book! Her mum disappears on a ten day holiday to Mayanmar and Meg is left with her Granddad, to look after her baby sister Elsa and her smelly dog Pongo. However, it’s more like she has to look after Granddad, rather than him looking after her! Her mum’s di...

  This book is about a boy called Spike who gets sacked from his favourite job, a radio presenter at his local hospital’s radio station, which is also the place where his mum works! Spike is 11 years old and he is really dejected about losing his job, so he goes to see his best friends, Artie and Holly, who make him feel better with some old skool music and out of date buns from Artie’s dad’s bakery. When Spike gets home, he tells his ...

This book is about a boy called William and his dad, Bob Trundle and a very special Christmas dinosaur. William LOVES dinosaurs – he has dinosaur pyjamas, dinosaur socks, a dinosaur toothbrush, dinosaur wallpaper, two dinosaur posters, a dinosaur lampshade and lots and lots of dinosaur toys. However, all William wants for Christmas is a REAL dinosaur, even though he knows that it is impossible! Meanwhile in the North Pole, something magical is ...

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Bubble boy is an emotional debut novel about a boy called Joe. He is 11 years old and lives in an isolated room on the 12th floor of a hospital. This is because he has a disease called SCID (Severe Combined Immunodeficiency) which means he can’t fight off diseases as well as other people. This is because he doesn’t have enough white blood cells or a strong immune system. This makes his life miserable until someone new enters it… I really li...

This book is about a boy called Jatinder, who likes football. At the beginning, he is on a camp and is playing a match. He gets a penalty but misses and is really angry with himself. On his way home he sees a man who is a Sikh like him and then he disappears. He tells Esther, one of the owners of the house he is in, about him and she shows him a book about the first Sikh pilot. That night, whilst reading the book, he sees the man in his room. The...

Albert Chaudhury is 12 and has received a letter from his dad; his dead dad. He has to break into his old house to get a second letter. This letter tells him how to time travel back to 1984 to prevent his father’s tragic death in a go-kart accident. He has to do all of this whilst trying not to lose his precious hamster Alan Shearer and keeping it a secret from his granddad Byron, his mum, step-dad Steve and step-sister Carly. Can he time trave...

This book is about a boy called Joe, his mum and his best friend Ajay. Joe’s mum was the park warden and one day when Ajay came round for breakfast, some post came through the door saying…  THE PARK WAS CLOSING DOWN! So when the Prime Minister came to Joe’s town, Joe gave him a piece of his mind as his mum was going to lose her job. However, the press recorded his whole argument and put it on TV and Joe became very famous; sooooooooooo...

This is the abridged version of my book review! 🙂 In the far future there is an alien called Humphree and his best friend Cosmoe the Earth-Boy. Humphree and Cosmoe are making a mega weiner which is the size of a jeep. They have made it for the Intragalactic Food Truck Cook-OFF which is a festival where everyone makes something to eat the QUEEN will judge it. It is a large competition but Cosmoe thinks he will still win it with his wiener…...

Action Stan
Uncategorised / 24th June 2019

Title: Action Stan Author: Elaine Wickson Stan loves charts and astronomy and when he is told that he can go on a school trip to a forest during school time where he can do both, Stan decides he wants to go but there are a few problems… The main one being that he has to go with his brother, Fred. Fred is obsessed with creatures, especially snails. He even finds one on the trip and calls it … Angus. Fred loves Angus… until he loses...

Roy of the Rovers – play-offs
Uncategorised / 6th May 2019

Title: Roy of the Rovers - play-offs Series: Roy of the Rovers Author: Tom Palmer This book is the 5th book in the series. Melchester Rovers are in the play-offs and the club is worried that if they lose in the play-offs, Melchester Rovers are going to be shut down FOREVER! Roy is very worried as his football career might end very humiliatingly to Kingsbay (they had already lost to them three times previously!). Could this be the end? T...

Roy of the Rovers – Teamwork
Uncategorised / 22nd April 2019

Title: Roy of the Rovers - Teamwork Series: Roy of the Rovers Author: Tom Palmer This book is the 2nd book out of 3 in the Roy of the Rovers series. Read book 1 before this one otherwise it won’t make as much sense. Roy was gutted as he has just lost 2-1 to his rival team, Tynecaster. Hugo, the best player in the world, scored a goal in the last 5 seconds! This was made even worse as Roy had just scored his rocket goal and had nearly ...

Alex Rider – Secret Weapon
Uncategorised / 22nd April 2019

Title: Alex Rider - Secret Weapon Series: Alex Rider Author: Anthony Horowitz In this amazing book, there are 7 amazing short stories which are written to show occurrences that took place before or between the other books in the amazing Alex Rider series. These short stories were always full of danger and always kept me on the edge of my seat. I couldn’t put the book down until I had finished all the stories. So that I don’t ruin th...

Our Castle by the Sea
Uncategorised / 12th April 2019

Title: Our Castle by the Sea Author: Lucy Strange This book is based on a girl called Petra and her family during WW2. Petra doesn’t live a normal life; she is half German and lives in a lighthouse on the coast of Kent. One day in 1939, something tragic happens; her Mum, Mutti, has to go to court where they will decide if she has to go to an internment camp. She had supposedly done something “wrong” very wrong. In fact, she hadn...

Against all Gods
Uncategorised / 9th March 2019

Title: Against all Gods Author: Maz Evans I’ve been waiting AGES for this book to be published so I was so happy when I got a copy! This is the final book in the series. Elliot has a decision to make; get his mum back but lose the Chaos Stones or vice versa. Elliot must then beat Thantos in a war and lock up all his demons. He also needs to get Home Farm back from Mrs Porshley-Plum (AKA Mrs Horse Bum). If Elliot gives Thantos the Chao...

Return to Groosham Grange
Uncategorised / 5th March 2019

Title: Return to Groosham Grange Author: Anthony Horowitz Do not read this book if you haven’t read book 1 as it will spoil it for you! This book is about a boy called Vincent who works for a secret organisation who plans to shut down Groosham Grange. The way Vincent must shut it down is to get the Unholy Grail. This means beating David, another boy determined to win the Unholy Grail, in a series of challenges and exams. Vincent must ...

Waterstones signing for Michelle Harrison’s “A Pinch of Magic”
Signings / 24th February 2019

Today we went to Michelle Harrison’s book signing at our local Waterstones. We are really looking forward to reading “A Pinch of Magic”. While we were there we also got to meet Jennifer Killick who introduced us to her books too. They sound like a fun read! Thank you for a great afternoon!...

Thank you Tom Palmer for our signed Roy of the Rovers: Teamwork book and for including us in your “Praise for Roy of the Rovers: Scouted” page
Signings / 22nd February 2019

We wanted to say thank you Tom Palmer for our signed Roy of the Rovers: Teamwork book and for giving us a special mention on the first page. We can’t believe you chose us as one of your quotes. Once we have read and reviewed it, the book will join our ever-growing signed bookshelf. If you want more information on Roy of the Rovers books, check out the App, which has a weekly comic strip and games based on Roy of the Rovers and foo...

Lucy Strange – thank you for our video message and for our signed book
Signings / 22nd February 2019

Thank you Lucy for our amazing video answer to our question and for signing our “Our Castle by the Sea” book. We have been waiting for a signed Lucy Strange book for ages! As soon as we have read it, we’ll review it and share it with you! It will definitely be an 11/10 book! 🙂 Thank you to our cousins, The Book Sisters, for attending Lucy’s event in Herne Bay....