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October Is The Coldest Month by Christoffer Carlsson

translated by Rachel Willson-Broylesreview by MaryomSixteen year old Vega is at home alone when the police come looking for her older brother Jakob. It's lucky for her really because, not on...
Our Book Reviews Online · 4d ago

Some Of Us Glow More Than Others by Tania Hershman

Review by The MoleBroken down into seven small collections of stories this book came as a surprise to me - but not for that. The stories vary in length from just a few lines to several pages...
Our Book Reviews Online · 5d ago

Godblind by Anna Stephens

review by MaryomFor a thousand years, the Red Gods, lovers of blood,war and sacrifice, have been banished from the world of men, and their followers, the Mireces people, exiled to cold, bare...
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Superpowerless by Chris Priestley

review by MaryomTo an outsider, sixteen year old David looks and behaves much like any other guy his age - prefers his own company and hanging out in his bedroom to almost anything else. May...
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Rook by Anthony McGowan

review by MaryomOut walking their dog one day, Kenny and Nicky find a rook, attacked by a hawk and only clinging on to life by the merest thread. Kenny, always naive and too trusting, rememb...
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The Night Brother by Rosie Garland

review by MaryomAs young children, siblings Edie and Gnome are inseparable, sneaking out of their bedroom at night to explore their home city of Manchester, but as they grow older their ways...
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Greatest Hits by Laura Barnett

One day. Sixteen songs. The soundtrack of a lifetime...review by MaryomOnce a famous singer/songwriter, a British rival to Joan Baez or Joni Mitchell, Cass Wheeler has been living a lonely, ...
Our Book Reviews Online · 2W ago

The Orange Grove by Larry Tremblay

translated by Sheila Fischmanreview by MaryomDespite the war raging around them, nine year old twins, Ahmed and Aziz, live a comparatively peaceful life on their family's orange grove - a tr...
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Anne Goodwin - Underneath - blog tour

Today we're welcoming Anne Goodwin as part of a blog tour to promote and discuss her latest novel Underneath. To get an insight into it check out Maryom's review but here's a little synopsis...
Our Book Reviews Online · 3W ago

Sleep well, Siba and Saba by Nansubuga Nagadya Isdahl

illustrated by Sandra van Doornreview by MaryomSisters Siba and Saba are always losing things - slippers, sweaters, a satin sash, a shawl - and when they go to sleep, they dream of them. Unt...