A moth guiding two girls to a secret door, a door behind which a new world exists, a world that is full of fantasy and adventure, what will happen to the girls – ‘A clock of Stars: The Shadow Moth’ by Francesca Gibbons knows it all.
“Booth” by Karen Joy Fowler - the story which is both fascinating and tragic, the story of a family of a famous Shakespearean actor, the family known for the drama, and the family which became the family of an infamous assassin.
‘Hamnet’ by Maggie O’Farrell is an emotional journey of the life of Agnes, a female who is an exceptionally gifted, a wife whose husband has gone away, and a mother whose son has died.
Daughter of King Minos, sister of Minotaur, risking life for Theseus, wife of wine-God Dionysus – explore the complexities of relations in this retelling of Greek myth ‘Ariadne’ by Jennifer Saint.
An eleven-year-old girl, a lonely bear, a deserted island – ‘The Last Bear’ by Hannah Gold, a key to the world of friendship, adventure, and meaningful messages.
Was it a stroke of luck or destiny that made her the Sixth Queen of King Henry VIII - ‘Katherine Parr, The Sixth Queen,’ the last novel in the series of Six Tudor Queens, written by Alison Weir
A malnourished and neglected evacuee Wilie, a kindhearted loner Tom, a cheerful and helpful village community, and the horrors of World War II – ‘Goodnight Mister Tom’ by Michelle Magorian, a book worth reading.
An unusual club, four friends, murder in the community – ‘The Thursday Murder Club’ by Richard Osman, a mystery with pure entertainment.
An ordinary boy, who is bullied constantly for his looks, who has a secret past, who can save the Earth from destruction – ‘The boy with wings’ by Lenny Henry.
An American teen’s attachment to her community, the community which has the beauty of its culture and traditions, where people are connected with love and joy, the community which is now threatened by drugs and violence – Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley.
Newly promoted Detective Sergeant, his task to track down the drug gangs and capture their King. Will he get successful or will his promotion make him despondent? – Hidden In Plain Sight by Jeffrey Archer.
November evening, 2020, the time of the pandemic, a woman breaks the law by going out while on quarantine, resulting in an injury and a big mountain rescue operation – ‘The Fell’ a book by Sarah Moss.
A cold case investigation of a missing Private Detective, whose body is found in the boot of a car after 12 years, whose ankles are shackled by a pair of handcuffs and whom Rebus and his team tried to find years ago – ‘In a House of Lies’ by Ian Rankin
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. And those who can make this lemonade are the true winners. This is what the book ‘Winners’ by Daniel Steel is about.
Who knew a debut novel can be so enthralling? ‘Amari and the Night Brothers’ by B.B.Alston is a breathtaking fantasy adventure where readers get swept into a supernatural world full of magic and mysteries.
A touching story of a twelve-year-old boy living in a war-torn city, and his bond with an ape. ‘When the sky falls’ is a riveting and wonderful book that takes the reader back in history to the most turbulent times of World War II.
A story of a boy, whose love for a toy pig takes him to an adventurous journey to the Land of the Lost. The Christmas Pig by J K Rowling is a captivating and imaginative fairy tale for children in the age group of 8-12 years.
The opening up of a different world similar to ours, the search for a knife which can slice through anything and the courage of a young boy named Will and a girl called Lara , 'The Subtle Knife' written by Sir Philip Pullman will immerse its readers in the world of fantasy and adventure.
Have you ever thought of the existence of different worlds side by side? The book 'Northern Lights' (also known as The Golden Compass in Northern America) written by the Philip Pullman accentuate such existence.
I am a book lover and books are my passion. My reviews are for the books which are read by me and they are based on my own views. This time I am continuing with the Percy Jackson books by the author Rick Riordan. The reviews are of Percy Jackson series, books 3,4 & 5.
I am a book lover and books are my passion. My reviews are for the books which are read by me and they are based on my own views. This time I have chosen to write the reviews of Percy Jackson books (book 1 & 2) by Rick Riordan.
My honest books reviews are for the books which are read by me. These are based on my own views and are not reflected by anybody else. In this article, I have chosen to write the review of three books of Michael Morpurgo written for the age 9+ years.
A journey to the world of entertainment, excitement and humour. That is what David Walliams books are for the children. In this article, I have chosen to write the review of three of David Walliams books written for children in the age range of 9-12 years.