Hello! Spell The Month In Books originated on Reviews From The Stacks. Noughts and Crosses - Malorie Blackman “So you are going to kill me . . . You set me up so your friends could capture me. You’re real good at letting others do your dirty work . . .” Sephy and Callum have… Continue reading Spell The Month In Books: November
Hello! This month, I have picked the books that I didn't read last month, and two new ones for this month's TBR! El Libro de Arena – Jorge Luis Borges “He told me that his book was called The Book of Sand, because neither the book nor the sand has a start or finish.” The… Continue reading November 2021 TBR!
Hello! Firstly: an update on my Noughts and Crosses Challenge! I am currently reading Endgame, and it is so amazing! I am trying to savour every last moment of it, so hopefully my review should be up at some point next week! Today, I'm participating in The Fall Bucket List Book Tag, which I first… Continue reading The Fall Bucket List Book Tag
Hello! In April 2021, I finished two books - The Word Keeper by Veronica del Valle and The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse by Charlie Mackesy. I am also currently making my way through two more books, which I will be discussing in my post tomorrow (May 2021 TBR). This brings my… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: April 2021 Books
Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Firstly, I would like to thank Veronica del Valle and SilverWood Books for sending me a free copy of The Word-Keeper in exchange for an honest review! The Word-Keeper is a story which explores the power of language. I believe that this is a really powerful theme for a Children's Book, and Veronica… Continue reading Review: The Word-Keeper – Veronica del Valle
Hello! This week, I was very lucky to interview Veronica de Valle, the author of The Word-Keeper. What first inspired you to start writing? I’ve always been fascinated by language but I never really thought of becoming an author. However, about twelve years ago I started to write fiction by accident and I fell madly… Continue reading Author Interview: Veronica del Valle
Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ One of the many books that I recieved for Christmas this year was The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse. I read it in one sitting - and in under half an hour! This was one of the most uplifting books that I have ever read - filled with insirational quotes… Continue reading Review: The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse – Charlie Mackesy
Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ El Principito is a French children's story that has been translated into many languages. I have read the Spanish translation of this book. This was a story that I did overall enjoy, even if the storyline did seem a bit 'lost' in places. I found it to be a book where I wasn't… Continue reading Review: El Principito – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry