Audio review: Loyal Creatures

Loyal Creatures by Morris Gleitzman My rating: 4 of 5 stars The blurb: Like many of his mates from the bush, Frank Ballantyne is keen to join the grand adventure and do his bit. Specially as a chest full of medals might impress the currently unimpressed parents of his childhood sweetheart. So Frank ups his … Read moreAudio review: Loyal Creatures

eBook Review: The Black Star of Kingston

The Black Star of Kingston by S.D. Smith My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Blurb: A century before Heather and Picket’s adventures in The Green Ember, a displaced community fights for hope on the ragged edge of survival. My place beside you, My blood for yours. Till the Green Ember rises, Or the end … Read moreeBook Review: The Black Star of Kingston

eBook Review: The Green Ember

The Green Ember by S.D. Smith My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Blurb: Heather and Picket are extraordinary rabbits with ordinary lives until calamitous events overtake them, spilling them into a cauldron of misadventures. They discover that their own story is bound up in the tumult threatening to overwhelm the wider world. Kings fall … Read moreeBook Review: The Green Ember

The Land of Miu: Discounted eBooks

Each year in March there is a opportunity for readers to grab free and discounted ebooks for the devices. 2019 will be no different. Read an eBook Week starts on 3 March and continues through to 9 March. Let’s get people reading more. Let’s encourage readers to try an ebook and see if they like … Read moreThe Land of Miu: Discounted eBooks

Book Review: The Alchemist

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars The Blurb:Paulo Coelho’s masterpiece tells the mystical story of Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd boy who yearns to travel in search of a worldly treasure. His quest will lead him to riches far different—and far more satisfying—than he ever imagined. Santiago’s journey teaches us about … Read moreBook Review: The Alchemist