One mouse's fight to survive WWII in an incredible journey of bravery and friendship from Anna Fargher, beautifully illustrated by Sam Usher.
"Kostick’s background as a historian informs the authenticity and detail of the story..."
— Books Ireland
"a deadly retelling of the Twilight original..."
— The Times
2.29 out of 5
the Girl from the Sea
David Almond, Beatrice Alemagna
"A tender story, cheerfully illustrated..."
— The Sunday Times
"a happy addition to the shelf..."
My Name is River
"This is the kind of adventure everyone likes to imagine when young..."
Ride the Wind
Nicola Davies, Salvatore Rubbino
"A beautiful tale with illustrations to match..."
Hana Tooke, Ayesha L. Rubio
"a delightful and evocative first book...."
— The Guardian
5 out of 5
Monsieur Roscoe on Holiday
"The book is rewarding to pore over..."
Queen of Coin and Whispers
"stepping into the kingdom of Edar is completely immersive..."
The Great Godden
"a joyful, generous read..."
— The Daily Telegraph
4.25 out of 5
While We Can't Hug
Eoin McLaughlin, Polly Dunbar
"It will be a big help (copies to one D Cummings, please) and an important historical record of the time..."
The Smeds and the Smoos
Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler
"stellar pairing of Donaldson and Scheffler ..."
— Book Trust
Tamarind & the Star of Ishta
"A hugely talented rising star of children's books..."
— The Bookseller
The Happy Lion Roars
Louise Fatio, Roger Duvoisin
"It is a tough time to be a children’s book written in 1957 and reissued in 2020..."
"filled with colour, creativity and warmth..."
Diary of a Young Naturalist
"an impassioned and original plea for protection for ‘our delicate and changing biosphere’...."
— The Spectator
4.7 out of 5
The Colours that Blind
"I can’t recommend it enough..."
A Kind of Spark
"An involving story with a protagonist we root for..."
Jacqueline Wilson, Nick Sharratt
"the course of true love is strewn with obstacles, heartache and misunderstanding..."
— Financial Times
The Super Miraculous Journey of Freddie Yates
Jenny Pearson, Rob Biddulph
"The comic invention never flags in Pearson’s debut novel..."
"brims with wit and ingenuity..."
Ellen Blance, Ann Cook
"designed to be read aloud..."
Hotel Flamingo: Fabulous Feast
"a sweet little tale that extols the merits of co-operation and considerateness..."
On Midnight Beach
"so vivid, evocative and stifling in places..."
Daughters of Nri
Reni K Amayo
"A great option if you’re a lover of fantasy and mythology..."
"It may be set in a small town elsewhere, but it resonates for the here and now...."
I'm Sticking with You
Smriti Halls, Steve Small
"a lovely book to cuddle up with..."
Clap When You Land
"a moving story of different lives inextricably intertwined..."
"warm, funny and profoundly thought-provoking..."
The List of Things That Will Not Change
"(a) beautifully constructed, deceptively simple story..."
"Offering emotional impact as well as an intriguing, intricate puzzle, Jackson’s writing is original and vivid..."