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Sky Song by Abi Elphinstone
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Sky Song by Abi Elphinstone

Sky Song is an utter joy to read…but I’m gonna need to find a synopsis from somewhere else in order to do this plot justice.  From the Simon and Schuster website – In the snowy kingdom of Erkenwald, whales glide between…

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The Creakers* by Tom Fletcher
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The Creakers* by Tom Fletcher

I can see exactly why a child would love this. it’s the perfect mix of cute and decidedly gross. There’s definitely some potty humour but overall it has such a wonderful message. One day Lucy Dungston wakes up to find…

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A Place Called Perfect by Helena Duggan
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A Place Called Perfect by Helena Duggan

If you like Tim Burton films then you will love this book. It’s the perfect blend of endearing and dark, exactly like his films. For a middle grade book this does tend to get pretty dark, theres quite a bit…

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The Girl of Ink and Stars by Kiran Millwood-Hargrave
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The Girl of Ink and Stars by …

The Girl of Ink and Stars is a middle grade novel that has recently been announced as the winner of the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize for 2017 and rightly so.  This book is so whimsical and the descriptions are almost…

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