Category: Reviews

Review “Cogheart”

Review “Cogheart”

Posted 05-03-2021 by Marion in Allgemein, Reviews / 5 Comments

Title: Cogheart | Author: Peter Bunzl | Publisher: Usborne | Series: Cogheart Adventues #1 | Genre: Middlegrade Fantasy | 362 pages I have left this book a little long on my pile with unread books to be honest. By the time I actually got around to reading it the author had already finished the whole […]

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Review “A Girl called Owl”

Review “A Girl called Owl”

Posted 09-02-2021 by Marion in Allgemein, Reviews / 6 Comments

Title: A Girl Called Owl |Author: Amy Wilson |Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books |Series: Girl Called Owl #1 |Genre: Middlegrade |336 pages I have read and reviewed this book a while ago and fell totally in love with the writing and the world building. Since I’ve thought about reading the sequel that came out last year […]

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Review “A Snicker of Magic”

Review “A Snicker of Magic”

Posted 14-01-2021 by Marion in Allgemein, Reviews / 4 Comments

Title: A Snicker of Magic |Author: Natalie Lloyd |Publisher: Scholastic Press |Genre: Middlegrade Fantasy | 311 pages I made the mistake of reading reviews while in the middle of reading “A Snicker of Magic” and it has dampend my enthusiasm for it this book a little bit. I still wanna give this book all the […]

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Review “Song for a Whale”

Review “Song for a Whale”

Posted 07-01-2021 by Marion in Allgemein, Reviews / 1 Comment

Title: Song for a Whale |Author: Lynne Kelly |Publisher: Delacorte Press |Genre: Middlegrade Contamporary | 303 pages I think this book was the first cover buy I made in ages. The book is simply beautiful to look at. Only at second glance I decided that the story sounded interesting too and would surely be worth […]

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Review “Dragon Mountain”

Review “Dragon Mountain”

Posted 14-12-2020 by Marion in Allgemein, Reviews / 1 Comment

I’ve been waiting so long for this book to be released. I read the description and saw the cover and I really, really wanted it. When 12-year-old Billy Chan finds out his parents are sending him to a summer camp in middle-of-nowhere China he doesn’t know what to expect. There he meets fellow campers Dylan, […]

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Review “The House with Chicken Legs”

Review “The House with Chicken Legs”

Posted 10-12-2020 by Marion in Allgemein, Reviews / 1 Comment

Title: The House with Chicken Legs |Author: Sophie Anderson |Publisher: Usborn Publishing |Genre: Middlegrade Fantasy | 337 pages I don’t really know anymore how I came to choose this book. It shows up on so many Middlegrade book lists and I guess I just felt like reading something with a new kind of setting. All […]

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Mini-Reviews

Mini-Reviews

Posted 23-11-2020 by Marion in Allgemein, Reviews / 3 Comments

I’m not completely back from my hiatus yet but I wanted to get some things done and these reviews were burning under my nails. Have a great day, peas! The game with no name by L.G. Cunningham Izzy Miller has grown out of ‘family-game-night’. As a mature and sporty twelve-year-old, playing boring board games with […]

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Review “Jungledrop”

Review “Jungledrop”

Posted 30-10-2020 by Marion in Allgemein, Reviews / 4 Comments

Title: Jungledrop |Author: Abi Elphinstone |Publisher: Simon & Schuster |Series: The Unmapped Chronicles #2 |Genre: Middlegrade | 288 pages Some books, they just click. I have said that before but obviously I have to say it again, I love Abi Elphinstone’s books because when I read them, something just slips into place. Eleven-year-old twins, Fox […]

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