• Book Review,  Reviews

    Rhyme Schemer – K A Holt

    “”First day of school.  My favourite.  Easy prey.  Giant John.  A parade float of himself.  Freckle-Face Kelly,  like a painting  by that one guy  who drank too much beer  and went crazy.” Kevin is a bully, he’ll laugh when someone falls – he’s usually is the one who pushed the – and he’ll try anything to rub someone up the wrong way. But he choses the wrong prey and his prey finds a way of hitting back. When the tables are turned and he becomes the bullied he’ll do anything to make it stop but its not that easy. Not when everyone knows your secrets. *** This book was fantastic.…

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    Wayland – Tony Mitton and John Lawrence

    “Out of the lands in the chill, far north come legends from long ago.  This is the story of Wayland Smith, the strangest of all I know. For out of the dark spring stories  to banish both drear and cold.  So gather you near, come, listen and hear,  where the fire burns red and gold.” The re-imagining of the legend of Wayland Smith, the legend that travelled with the vikings of long ago, is brought to live by fantastic imagery and wonderful prose. It is a story of greed, love and revenge and will stay with you for long after you have read it.  *** I absolutely loved this book.…