Description: From the fun of waking Mum and Dad up in the morning, getting the bus into town with Mum or even stories all together at bedtime, this joyous tale gives readers a snapshot into a child’s day and celebrates the special bond between a mother and child.
Title: Gizelle’s Bucket List: My Life with a Very Large Dog
Author: Lauren Fern Watt
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Genre: Non-fiction, Autobiography, Animals
Description: Gizelle, a big beautiful English mastiff, had always been there for Lauren during the most important times of her life.
She was there through the choppy waters of her first relationship, and the painful reality of her mother’s alcoholism. So when the news came that Gizelle had a life-threatening tumour, Lauren designed an epic bucket list to make the most out of the time they had left. Their final heartwarming adventure would change her life forever.
Title: Begone the Raggedy Witches (The Wild Magic Trilogy #1)
Author: Celine Kiernan
Illustrator: Victoria Semykina
Publisher: Walker Books
Genre: Children’s/Middle grade, Fantasy
Description: Mup’s dad has been kidnapped by witches, and Mup – along with her mam, brother and dog – must journey to an enchanted world to rescue him.
Danger awaits them. Witches Borough is a beguiling place of rhyming crows, talking cats and forbidden magic, ruled by a tyrannical queen and her band of raggedy witches. And Mam seems strange on this side of the border – striding, powerful and increasingly distant.
Even if they can save her father, Mup knows that nothing will ever be the same again.
I’m still not fully back to blogging yet but I got this wonderful book post recently and just had to share 🙂 This lovely package of books comes from the lovely people at Vertebrate Publishing. There’s a real mix of different books here, fiction as well as non-fiction and I can’t wait to read them all! Check these out and tell me if there’s anything that catches your eye?
First some biography style books (descriptions are a bit long):
I saw this tag onSecret Library Book Blogand thought it looked fun especially as I feel like doing some fun tags this year 🙂 It was originally created by A Page of Jenniely and was supposed to be about being on the Christmas naughty list for book sins. As ever there are rules which are as follows: