Middle Grade on Monday: The Problem Child (The Sisters Grimm #3) – Michael Buckley

For Sabrina and Daphne Grimm, the latest in a long line of fairy-tale detectives, there is one mystery they want to solve more than all the others: Who kidnapped their parents more than a year ago? Sabrina enters the hideout of the Scarlet Hand, the sinister group of Everafters who are keeping her parents prisoner.…… Continue reading Middle Grade on Monday: The Problem Child (The Sisters Grimm #3) – Michael Buckley

Review Attack of the Necron (Warped Galaxies #1) – Cavan Scott

On the hive world of Targian, Zelia Lor helps her mother search for ancient tech, digging up treasures of the past on the wind-blown plains. They are happy. They are safe. All that changes when the Necrons attack. Without warning, a host of robotic ships appear in the skies above Targian and rip the planet…… Continue reading Review Attack of the Necron (Warped Galaxies #1) – Cavan Scott

Review Twice Magic (Wizards of Once #2) – Cressida Cowell

This was once the story of a young boy Wizard and a young girl Warrior who had been taught since birth to hate each other like poison. But now, the boy Wizard and girl Warrior have been brought together in the Badwoods and they have witnessed the shocking consequences of the Stone That Takes Away…… Continue reading Review Twice Magic (Wizards of Once #2) – Cressida Cowell

Review The Unusual Suspects (The Sisters Grimm #2) – Michael Buckley

Orphaned sisters Sabrina and Daphne are sent to live with their mysterious grandmother. The girls start school, and Daphne is lucky to get Snow White for a teacher, but Sabrina is stuck with mean Mr Grumpner and a class of mildly psychotic sixth graders. When Mr Grumpner is murdered, the sisters must discover which Everafter…… Continue reading Review The Unusual Suspects (The Sisters Grimm #2) – Michael Buckley

Review A Place Called Perfect (Perfect #1) – Helena Duggan

Who wants to live in a town where everyone has to wear glasses to stop them going blind? And who wants to be neat and tidy and perfectly behaved all the time? But Violet quickly discovers there’s something weird going on – she keeps hearing noises in the night, her mum is acting strange and…… Continue reading Review A Place Called Perfect (Perfect #1) – Helena Duggan

Review The Search for Wondla (#1) – Tony DiTerlezzi

Eva Nine is a curious and sensitive twelve-year-old who has existed only in a subterranean home called Sanctuary, cared for by a robot named Muthr. Eva’s great desire is to go aboveground, and her wish comes true, though not as she had imagined. On the surface, Eva goes in search of other humans–she has never…… Continue reading Review The Search for Wondla (#1) – Tony DiTerlezzi

Review Impyrium (#1) – Henry H. Neff

In the first book of Henry Neff’s new high-stakes middle grade fantasy series, two unlikely allies—the Faeregine princess Hazel and the servant boy Hob—confront a conspiracy that will shake the world of Impyrium to its core. For over three thousand years, the Faeregine dynasty has ruled Impyrium. But the family’s magic has been fading, and…… Continue reading Review Impyrium (#1) – Henry H. Neff

Review Tilly and the Lost Fairytales (Pages & Co. #2) – Anna James

Tilly Pages is a bookwanderer; she can travel inside books, and even talk to the characters she meets there. But Tilly’s powers are put to the test when fairytales start leaking book magic and causing havoc . . .  On a wintery visit to Paris, Tilly and her best friend Oskar bravely bookwander into the land…… Continue reading Review Tilly and the Lost Fairytales (Pages & Co. #2) – Anna James

Goodbye April – Hello May… OWLs Readathon Wrap-up

I put this post up last Thursday, but really couldn’t be asked to actually write it. So I didn’t… April was a weird month, for many people I guess. In general I would have like 3 or 4 ‘good’ days, followed by one horrible one in which I would emotionally crash and just sit on…… Continue reading Goodbye April – Hello May… OWLs Readathon Wrap-up