Archive | May 2015

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The Door That Led to Where

The Door That Led to Where by Sally Gardner My rating: 4 of 5 stars My first Sally Gardner, and not a disappointment. A clever time-slip novel, set in the 21st and 19th centuries, the main character of AJ is instantly recognisable – a lost and aimless youth who is given a break when he […]

Lost & Found

Lost & Found by Brooke Davis My rating: 4 of 5 stars There’s a lot of odd things about this book. I find it hard to believe that a six-year-old and an old man could hide overnight in the same store and not meet each other on the first night. That no-one in the store […]

The Whisperer

The Whisperer by Fiona McIntosh My rating: 4 of 5 stars What if you could hear everyone else’s thoughts? All the time? And what if one of the voices you could hear was that of the Crown Prince? And What if that Crown Prince was under threat from his ambitious and ruthless uncle?Well then. You’d […]