It is exciting to have a new book out. But it’s also kinda scary… by Dan Smith

It is exciting to have a new book out. But it’s also kinda scary… by Dan Smith

Twelve-year-old Zak, who has an inoperable brain tumour, is with his sister and parents when their private plane is disastrously diverted. Wrecked on a remote research outpost in the Antarctic, they find themselves in an abandoned base. Then Zak’s parents disappear, and the base’s equipment starts 3D-printing nightmarish spiderlike creatures. Zak’s bizarre visions appear to … Continue reading

Tell Me a Dragon by Jackie Morris

Tell Me a Dragon by Jackie Morris

Everyone has their very own dragon, and this book describes many different varieties of the beast, showing in words and stunning pictures exactly why their owners find them so entrancing. They range from a dragon as big as a village to a tiny dragon with whisper-thin wings, from a snaggle-toothed dragon to a sea-dragon which … Continue reading

Why I’m dumping my rating system.

Why I’m dumping my rating system.

It’s a new year and for many the first few days (weeks?) will be the time of resolutions for what’s to come. Personally, I’ve never been great on the resolution thing, but the new year is a good time to take stock of things. 2018 is when Luna’s Little Library will be 6 years old. … Continue reading

Book of the Year 2017

Book of the Year 2017

My favourite read this year I picked Kaleidoscope Song by Fox Benwell, it’s beautifully written and I was in an emotional knot at the end.   Because of that I feel that I need to offer an amazing “happy” read as well – so my second Book of the year is Geekerella by Ashley Poston – you … Continue reading

My Top Ten Books of 2017

My Top Ten Books of 2017

2017 turned into a roller-coaster of real-life interruptions, so sadly I didn’t manage to read nearly as many books as I wanted BUT I still came across some really wonderful books and below are my Top Ten Books of 2017. Geekerella by Ashley Poston Kaleidoscope Song by Fox Benwell The Boy, The Bird and The Coffin Maker … Continue reading

The Bookshelf (November & December 2017)

The Bookshelf (November & December 2017)

Books reviewed this month: Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier Christmas Dinner of Souls by Ross Montgomery Tangleweed and Brine by Deirdre Sullivan Otherworld by Jason Segel & Kirsten Miller   Also read: Festive & Winter Reading recommendations for 2017