Meredith Costain Danielle McDonald Scholastic Australia ISBN 9781760157180 RRP $12.99 Age 7+ Date of publication May 2016 Reviewer Megan Stuart It’s always great to see a new Ella Diary released because they are popular in our library. This one deals with a topic close to most children’s experience – the annual school camp. This book examines personal development, overcoming fears, outdoor activities and friendships.
Geronimo Stilton series bk 51 Geronimo Stilton Scholastic ISBN: 9780545341035 RRP: $12.99 Age: 7+ Key Words: Adventure, Reading Schemes Published: 1st Oct 2012 Reviewer: Kylie Calwell Geronimo goes on a trip with beautiful Petunia, his nephew Ben and Aunt Sweetfur. Petunia is hoping Geronimo will get some time to relax and she sends him scuba diving. Geronimo isn’t very happy with this idea, even less so when he believes he has seen a huge blue fish. It turns out that Geronimo […]
Subscribe to Monthly Updates Now! One simple email with all the latest reviews, easy. Kathryn England Illustrator; Emma Stuart New Frontier Publishing – Little Rocket series RRP: $12.95 Market: 7+ years. ISBN: 9781921928239 Publication Date: August 2012 Reviewer: Vicki Griffin. BA-UNE. The very first thing that struck me about this book is the quality of paper it’s printed on, its thick and has a wonderful feel to it. The illustrations throughout are charming and quite whimsical. The text is fairly large […]
Author; Valerie Thomas Illustrator; Janet Wolf New frontier Publishing Market; 7+ ISBN; 9781921928222 RRP $12.95 Reviewed by Vicki Griffin. ‘Gertie the Witch’ is part of ‘The Little Rocket Series’ and is fast paced! Like book 1, ‘Gertie Gets it Right’ both books are basically a fantasy that is funny, filled with spells that go wrong, adventure and great dialogue! Who doesn’t want to be a young witch! Gertie born from a long line of witches seems to turn every spell […]