Why You Should Read Children’s Books, Even Though You Are So Old And Wise ★★★★

This book gives you an introduction to all the key functions of children’s books – at only 63 pages long, it’s unreasonable to expect much depth. The aim, it seems, is to persuade you, a stuck-up adult, to read those children’s books you stick your nose up at. But I have to question whether anyone who falls into that category will actually pick up the book in the first place, read it, and change their minds. … More Why You Should Read Children’s Books, Even Though You Are So Old And Wise ★★★★

Children of Blood and Bone ★★★★

I saw a lot of hype surrounding Children of Blood and Bone last year and everything I heard about it appealed to me deeply – bad ass people of colour fighting to get their magic back, written by a woman of colour? Yes please. … More Children of Blood and Bone ★★★★