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Book Review: Inkling by Kenneth Oppel

Quirky from the outset, Kenneth Oppel’s latest offering Inkling is an innovative look at creativity, honesty and belonging. The story follows Ethan Rylance, the 11-year old son of a well-known graphic novel artist, who finds himself in need of inspiration when a school project pressures him to turn in an art project that is nothing… Continue reading Book Review: Inkling by Kenneth Oppel

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Book Review: The Man who Loved Libraries

In 2019 as libraries suffer cuts and closures around the UK, author Andrew Larsen wanted to share the story of a man who founded many libraries across the world. This beautifully illustrated book published by Pikku Publishing tells the story of a man who understood the value of libraries in his life and wanted to… Continue reading Book Review: The Man who Loved Libraries

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When the Mountains Roared by Jess Butterworth

This story about 12 year old Ruby is full of intrigue and adventure. Ruby’s family must leave Australia in a hurry because her dad has got himself mixed up with some bad people. Arriving in India to start a new life trouble seems to follow them. Ruby’s love of animals leads her into an adventure… Continue reading When the Mountains Roared by Jess Butterworth