Home Decor and Accessories for the Modern Man and his ‘Man Cave’

  The inspiration for this post was this image above from artist, Steve Read (switched to black and white for aesthetic purposes) a design for Ravensburger which depicts a more traditional manly haven and place of retreat. Technology may have bought many changes, but a man will always enjoy his home comforts and the chance to play! … More Home Decor and Accessories for the Modern Man and his ‘Man Cave’

Book Review: Mango & Bambang Superstar Tapir

Mango & Bambang Superstar Tapir Author: Polly Faber Illustrator: Clara Vulliamy ISBN-13: 978-1406361490 Publisher: Walker Books (2 Mar. 2017) Children’s Fiction Book – Hardcover 144 pages Guest reviewing this title for TSS is Kelly A along with her two age appropriate young children  We absolutely adore books and we read together and to each other … More Book Review: Mango & Bambang Superstar Tapir

Two Reviews of ‘INTO THE WATER’ by Paula Hawkins on its Publishing Day

INTO THE WATER Author Paula Hawkins ISBN 9780857524423 Published by DOUBLEDAY on 02 May 2017 Hardback RRP £20.00 An adult fictional book Crime Thriller/Adventure The first review is by Petrina M of The Midlands/Dorset, UK. Petrina states that she read the book in two days and couldn’t put it down. What is it that invites … More Two Reviews of ‘INTO THE WATER’ by Paula Hawkins on its Publishing Day

Book Review – The Handmaid’s Tale

The Handmaid’s Tale Hardcover: 318 pages Author: Margaret Atwood Illustrations by: Anna and Elena Balbusso Published by The Folio Society 2012 – Second printing 2017 RRP £38.95 An Adult Fictional Book – Classic Dystopian Themed Novel/Speculative Fiction OVERVIEW The Handmaid’s Tale has been in print for over 30 years so this review is more an evaluation … More Book Review – The Handmaid’s Tale

A Miscellany of MAGICAL BEASTS by Simon Holland – Book Review

A Miscellany of MAGICAL BEASTS by Simon Holland. Illustration contributions by Gary Blithe – David Demaret – Nelson Evergreen – John Howe – Mike Love – Kev Walker – Helen Ward – David Wyatt ISBN 978-1-4088-8195-8 Published by Bloomsbury in Hardcover – Release date 20 October 2016 RRP £14.99 A Children’s Picture Book (Hardback) Overview: … More A Miscellany of MAGICAL BEASTS by Simon Holland – Book Review

Book Review GIRL vs BOY BAND SERIES by Harmony Jones

Girl vs Boy Band THE RIGHT TRACK  Author – Harmony Jones Published by Bloomsbury in Paperback – Release date 02 June 2016 RRP £6.99 A Children’s Fictional Book – for 12 + years Overview: The first title in the Girl vs Boy Band series. Lark is twelve and music is her world. Lark secretly writes … More Book Review GIRL vs BOY BAND SERIES by Harmony Jones

Event 2 #HarryPotterBookNight (a Night of Spells)

Today Feb 04, is #HarryPotterBookNight (a Night of Spells) Schools, libraries, bookshops and Community Centres across the world have organised their own events to mark it. The idea behind things is so to pass on the passion for the Harry Potter series of novels to young readers (those who haven’t yet discovered J.K. Rowling’s famous books), … More Event 2 #HarryPotterBookNight (a Night of Spells)

Children’s Picture Books by Tom McLaughlin

    ISBN 978-1-4088-5496-9 The Cloudspotter Author – Tom McLaughlin Published by Bloomsbury in hardback – Release date 18 June 2015 RRP £10.99 A Picture StoryBook for children aged up to 5 years OVERVIEW Franklin is a little guy, who, in his isolation, enjoys getting lost in his imagination when he makes up stories that … More Children’s Picture Books by Tom McLaughlin