Sunday, 30 October 2016

~ Review ~ Butterfly Summer by Anne-Marie Conway

Title: Butterfly Summer
Author: Anne-Marie Conway
Publisher: Usborne

    Becky's mum is hiding something.

Ever since they moved to Oakbridge, Becky's mum has been secretive and depressed. What's wrong? Becky hates the way her mum is acting so finds comfort in the Butterfly Garden and makes friends with wild and mischievous Rosa May. But with her wild ways is she hiding something too? When Becky finds a box under her mum's bed with a photo in it she gets more worried.
Will Becky ever find the secret out? Who actually is Rosa May?

A thrilling read with mysterious twists throughout. Recommended for girls aged 11 to 14.

 If you liked this book try other books by this author:

Tangled Secrets
Forbidden Friends

Sunday, 23 October 2016

~Review ~ Completely Cassidy: Accidental Genius by Tasmyn Murray


    Title: Completely Cassidy: Accidental Genius
    Author: Tasmyn Murray
    Publisher: Usborne

Cassidy's life is crazy.

She has a embarrassing dad, a pregnant mum and an annoying brother. Add puppy, Rolo, in and the manic family is complete!

Tomorrow is the start of Year Seven and Cassidy's anxious. Having Rolo eating her new shoes and needing to wear her brother's gigantic, stinky blazer, things aren't going very well so far.
And falling out with her friend, Molly, adds more drama than Cassidy wants.
Only one thing is going well - the school thinks she's a genius!

This book is great for people who are worried about starting secondary school - the story shows there is nothing to worry about! Also it's funny and relatable.

Suitable for girls aged 11 - 13.

If you liked this book try the others in the series:

Star Reporter
Drama Queen.