Book Review

BOOK REVIEW: Storm by Nicola Skinner

- Short Review - Frances Frida Ripley has an incredible birth story.  She was born, on the beach, in the middle of a storm and she's been raging about it ever since.  However if Frances thought her birth story was unusual her death story is even more extraordinary.  Having "persuaded" her parents to visit a… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Storm by Nicola Skinner

Children's Fiction

BOOK REVIEW: Bloom by Nicola Skinner

- Short Review - In the age of increasing environmental awareness this is an absolute joy of a book.  The story of Sorrel and the "Surprising Seeds" she finds in her back garden.  Seeds which struggle to sprout until she sprinkles them on her head - before she knows it the whole town is growing… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Bloom by Nicola Skinner