Monthly Archives: July 2012

Teenage releases July-August 2012

Best books, 1-5 stars *****On Two Feet and Wings, by Abbas Kazerooni.  PB from Allen and Unwin.  RRP  $15.99 This has to be my book of the month.  It is the true story of the author, Abbas, and his flight … Continue reading

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Primary ages–new releases July-August

Best books 1-5 stars. ***Going to Mecca, by Na’ima Robert and Valentina Cavaliini.  HB from Walker Books RRP  $27.95 This book tells, in words and drawings the story of a Muslim family as they join the millions of pilgrims from … Continue reading

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For very young readers. July-August 2012 releases.

 Best books 1-5 stars.  The best book is at the end of the post… *Sheep on a Beach, by P Crumble and Danielle McDonald.  PB from scholastic.  RRP  $13.99 A very simple story about a sheep, in a most unusual … Continue reading

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Adult fiction July-August 2012 releases

 Adult fiction  July-August.  Best books, 1-5 stars. The Road to Urbino by Roma Tearne.  PB from Little Brown and Hachette.  RRP  $29.99 This story is about two men,  who do not know  each other.  Alex is a journalist and successful … Continue reading

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Adult non fiction releases for July and August 2012

Blog Adult  July-August. Non-fiction     The more stars, the better  I liked the book…maximum 5 stars. ***The Aleppo Codex by Matti Friedman.  PB form Scribe.  RRP  $18.99 This is a true story of a Bible dated from the 10th … Continue reading

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