Children’s Fiction

Books Children's Fiction Reviews

Peep Inside a Fairy Tale Little Red Riding Hood

November 6, 2019
Peep Inside Little Red Riding Hood

The never-ending slew of Little Red Riding Hood retelling reviews continues. This gorgeous edition would make such a lovely present for someone's child. I know I'd love to read this to mine in the future. It's super interactive and also full of beautiful illustrations. The bright colours would be wonderful to stimulate a baby's mind too. It does however very much follow the girl needs saving by a…

Books Children's Fiction Reviews

Franklin’s Flying Bookshop by Jen Campbell and Katie Harnett

February 14, 2019

It's rather strange for me to pick up a picture book considering I lack any tiny humans in my family. However, I'm taking an Introduction to Children's Literature class this year at University and we needed to read and bring in a picture book. I went for Franklin's Flying Bookshop because I love Jen Campbell. I watch her videos and plan to get my hands on her bookshop…

Books Children's Fiction Reviews

Hotel Flamingo* by Alex Milway

January 31, 2019

Firstly a huge thank you to Piccadilly Press for sending over a copy of Hotel Flamingo*, it was the perfect read just after an exam. This book is quite simply adorable. I loved the blend of illustrations and story, as well as the colour palette chosen. I hope each book in the series follows this pattern. I've always enjoyed stories with humans and animals talking together, even from…

Books Wrap Ups

October Wrap Up

November 8, 2018

University took over my reading this month. I'm always a lot slower reading when I'm reading anything like this. I find it takes more concentration and I have to read pages multiple times. I didn't have a great reading month, I ended up ill a fair few times I couldn't cope with reading whilst I had migraines. Hopefully, I'll pick up my reading over November... I didn't love…