Matilda by Roald Dahl || Book Review

Matilda by Roald Dahl || Book Review

"So Matilda’s strong young mind continued to grow, nurtured by the voices of all those authors who had sent their books out into the world like ships on the sea. These books gave Matilda a hopeful and comforting message: You are not alone." Synopsis: Matilda is a sweet, exceptional young girl, but her parents think [...]

The Ghost of Crow Cavern by Norman Mounter & John Wedlake || ARC Review

The Ghost of Crow Cavern by Norman Mounter & John Wedlake || ARC Review

"The realisation that there was a big wide world out there beyond the coast - a world full of danger yet wonder and excitement - was no longer squirreled away within the cavernous confines of Old Normsk’s mind." Synopsis: A wave of delight and anticipation sweeps through a small community of red squirrels as they [...]

Charlie the Fearless and Tancho the Brave by Suhmayah Banda || ARC Review

Charlie the Fearless and Tancho the Brave by Suhmayah Banda || ARC Review

"Tancho smiled. He liked his new name, and it made him happy to know that his fearless brother thought he was brave." Banda's Charlie the Fearless and Tancho the Brave is an imaginative and remarkable tale concerning acceptance and the strength that comes with having a strong support system. As Charlie and Tancho go out on [...]

Coraline by Neil Gaiman || Book Review

Coraline by Neil Gaiman || Book Review

“Because,' she said, 'when you're scared but you still do it anyway, that's brave.” Neil Gaiman's dark and wicked children's novel Coraline is such an exciting and intense story, it will leave readers in a state of awe and desire for more. When the young Coraline Jones discovers a secret world far better than her [...]

Wonder by R.J. Palacio || Book Review

Wonder by R.J. Palacio || Book Review

“Kinder than is necessary. Because it's not enough to be kind. One should be kinder than needed.” In her astounding debut novel, Palacio’s Wonder illuminates on the importance of acceptance and self-discovery at an age where we are still trying to determine who we are and where we fit in the world. Following the lives [...]

Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne || Book Review

Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne || Book Review

“People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.” A true children’s classic, Winnie-the-Pooh is a heartfelt novella that continues to bring joy to all of its readers for nearly a decade. Following the adventures of Christopher Robin and his friends in the Hundred Acre Woods, Milne’s short stories are full of peculiar [...]

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry || Book Review

The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry || Book Review

“Only children know what they are looking for.” One of the most translated books in the French language, The Little Prince is a timeless tale of self-discovery and wonder enjoyed by people of all ages. Following the adventures of a French air pilot and a Little Prince from a small far off planet, readers will [...]