Book Preview/Review: The Magic of Maxwell and his Tail by Maureen Stolar Kanefield (✮✮✮✮✮)

The Magic of Maxwell and his Tail by Maureen Stolar Kanefield

The Magic of Maxwell and his Tail by Maureen Stolar Kanefield

Title: The Magic of Maxwell and his Tail

Author: Maureen Stolar Kanefield

Genre: Picture book, short story, PSHE, children’s fiction

Publisher: Magic Tale Press

Pages: 29 pages

Publication Date: 2nd September 2014 

My Rating: 5/5

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Book Review: Jake’s Journey by Debbie Dunlap (✮✮✮✮)

Jake's Journey by Debbie Dunlap

Jake’s Journey by Debbie Dunlap

Title: Jake’s Journey

Author: Debbie Dunlap
Illustrator(s): Monica Delgado and Lara Agulto

Genre: Adventure, PSHE, disability, friendship, children’s fiction

Publisher: Dunlap & Dunlap Publishing

Pages: 48 pages

Publication Date: 20th December 2013 

My Rating: 4/5

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Book Review: Bad Bridesmaid by Portia Macintosh (✮✮✮✮✮)

Bad Bridesmaid by Portia Macintosh

Bad Bridesmaid by Portia Macintosh

Title: Bad Bridesmaid

Author: Portia Macintosh

Genre: Romance, funny/humour, contemporary, young adult, fiction

Publisher: Carina (Harlequin UK)

Pages: 356 pages

Publication Date: 22nd August 2014 

My Rating: 5/5

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Book Review: The Adventures of Peter Cottontail by Thorton Burgess (✮✮✮✮✮)

The Adventures of Peter Cottontail and His Green Forest Friends by Thornton Burgess

The Adventures of Peter Cottontail and His Green Forest Friends by Thornton Burgess

Title: The Adventures of Peter Cottontail and his Green Forest Friends

Author: Thorton Burgess

Genre: PSHE, funny, classic, (older) children’s fiction

Publisher: Dover Publications

Pages: 368 pages

Publication Date: 19th March 2014 

My Rating: 5/5

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Book Review: Golf on the Moon by Dick Hess (✮✮✮✮✮)

Golf on the Moon by Dick Hess

Golf on the Moon by Dick Hess

Title: Golf on the Moon: Entertaining Mathematical Paradoxes and Puzzles

Author: Dick Hess

Genre: Mathematics, children’s/young adult , non-fiction

Publisher: Dover Publications

Pages: 160 pages

Publication Date: 16th July 2014 

My Rating: 5/5

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