Tag Archives: Scholastic

March 2016 New children’s and teenager reading reviewed by Janet Croft

The more stars the better! Picture Books Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, written by Jane Taylor and illustrated by Mandy Foot, is in PB from Hachette. RRP HB $24.99 PB and Ebook $21.99  This bedtime story for very small children features … Continue reading

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September-October 2015: New books for children and teenagers reviewed by Janet Croft.

September-October 2015: New books for children and teenagers reviewed by Janet Croft. The more stars the better. Non-fiction *The Possum Magic Cookbook, compiled by Gina Inverarity and Celia Jellett, and illustrated by Julie Vivas. HB from Omnibus and Scholastic. RRP … Continue reading

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July 2015 —New books for children and teenagers- Reviewer: Janet Croft

July 2015 —New books for children and teenagers- Reviewer: Janet Croft The more stars, the better! Picture Books Rory the Dinosaur, Me and My Dad, by Liz Climo. PB from Hachette Children’s’ Books. RRP $12.99 This is quite an amusing … Continue reading

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2015, May-June: New books for children and teenagers reviewed by Janet Croft

The more stars, the better the reading! Picture Books. Although some of these books have historical backgrounds, I have not categorised any as non-fiction or fiction. *My Name is Lizzie Flynn, by Claire Saxby and Lizzy Newcomb. HB from Black … Continue reading

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April 2015, new books for children and teenagers reviewed by Janet Croft.

2015 April: New books for children and teenagers reviewed by Janet Croft. The more stars, the better the reading! Picture Books. Non-fiction **Alice’s Food A-Z. Edible Adventures, by Alice Zaslavsky. PB from Walker Books. RRP $20 The author of this … Continue reading

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2015 March, New books for children and teenagers: reviewer-Janet Croft

The more stars the better…. 2015 March: New books for children and teenagers reviewed by Janet Croft. Picture Books. Non-fiction Digger, by Mark Wilson. HB from Lothian and Hachette. RRP $24.99 When Australian troops sailed to the Middle East at … Continue reading

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New books reviewed for October 2014–children and teenage titles

October 2014 —New books for children and teenagers- reviewed by Janet Croft. The more stars, the better! Picture Books, Howzat, by Mike Lefroy. Illustrated by Liz Anelli. HB from Walker Books. RRP $24.95 This is a fun book about cricket, … Continue reading

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