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The Secrets of the Last Merfolk by Lindsay Littleson

The Secrets of the Last Merfolk by Lindsay Littleson.  Kelpies, 2021. 9781782507376 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Chapter book Genre: Fantasy What did you like about the book? This imaginative story follows two … Continue reading

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The Artie Conan Doyle Mysteries: The Scarlet Phantom by Robert J. Harris

The Artie Conan Doyle Mysteries: The Scarlet Phantom by Robert J. Harris. Kelpies, 9781782506089, 2020 Format: Soft-cover, 237 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Fiction/Mystery What did you like about the book? The third book in this … Continue reading

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Willow the Wildcat – Lynne Rickards, illustrated by Kirsteen Harris-Jones

  Willow the Wildcat – Lynne Rickards, illustrated by Kirsteen Harris-Jones, Kelpies, an imprint of Floris Books, 9781782506300, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book  What did you like about … Continue reading

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The Girl Who Lost Her Shadow – Emily Ilett

 The Girl Who Lost Her Shadow – Emily Ilett, Kelpies, (9781782506072), 2019 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5  Genre: Realistic Fantasy (!)  What did you like about the book? On her 12th birthday … Continue reading

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William Wallace: The Battle To Free Scotland – Molly, MacPherson, illustrations by Teresa Martinez

William Wallace: The Battle To Free Scotland – Molly, MacPherson, illustrations by Teresa Martinez, Kelpies, an imprint of Floris Books, 9781782506294, 2020 Format: Paperback Genre: Biography Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  What did you … Continue reading

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The Boy  with the Butterfly Mind – Victoria Williamson

   The Boy with the Butterfly Mind – Victoria Williamson, Kelpies; (9781782506003), 2019 Format: hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Jamie and Elin are … Continue reading

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Robert the Bruce: The King and the Spider – Molly MacPherson, illustrated by Teresa Martinez

   Robert the Bruce: The King and the Spider – Molly MacPherson, illustrated by Teresa Martinez, Kelpies, an imprint of Floris Books, 9781782505587, 2019 Format: Softcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Folklore What … Continue reading

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It’s Only the End of the World by J.A. Henderson

   It’s Only the End of the World by J.A. Henderson, Floris Books/Kelpies, 9781782505174, 2019 Format: Hardcover, 256 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Action Adventure/ Science Fiction What did you like about the book? What can … Continue reading

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The Elsewhere Emporium – Ross Mackenzie

   The Elsewhere Emporium – Ross Mackenzie, Kelpies, 9781782505198, 2018 Format: Paperback Middle Grade Fiction, 288 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Genre:  Fantasy Adventure and Magic What did you like about the book:  This … Continue reading

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The Vanishing Dragon – Robert J. Harris

  The Artie Conan Doyle Mysteries: The Vanishing Dragon – Robert J. Harris, Kelpies, (9781782504832), 2018 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Mystery/ Adventure /Historical fiction  What did you like about the … Continue reading

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