Children's Fiction, Young Adult

FICTION: Shroom Raider (Capter Seven) by Andrew Murray

This is chapter seven of our serialisation of Andrew Murray's Shroom Raider - make sure you check out the earlier chapters on STORGY Kids....also if you have enjoyed this serialisation of Shroom Raiders please do let us know in the comments - or reach out to Andrew Murray on his Twitter here. Chapter 7 -… Continue reading FICTION: Shroom Raider (Capter Seven) by Andrew Murray

Children's Fiction, Young Adult

FICTION: Shroom Raider (Chapter Six) by Andrew Murray

This is chapter six of our serialisation of Andrew Murray's Shroom Raider - make sure you check out the earlier chapters on STORGY Kids.... Chapter 6 - Shroom Shooters ‘How much longer is this going to go on?’ whispered Arla from her top bunk.  Sgt Gus had just ordered the lights out, and the whole… Continue reading FICTION: Shroom Raider (Chapter Six) by Andrew Murray

Children's Fiction, Young Adult

FICTION: Shroom Raider (Chapter Five) by Andrew Murray

This is chapter five of our serialisation of Andrew Murray's Shroom Raider - make sure you check out the earlier chapters on STORGY Kids.... Chapter 5 - Ashes ‘You need to plead guilty, Ick.’ ‘Why, so you can watch me grovel?’ Ethan put a hand to his forehead, squeezing his temples between fingers and thumb. … Continue reading FICTION: Shroom Raider (Chapter Five) by Andrew Murray

Children's Fiction, Young Adult

FICTION: Shroom Raider (Chapter Three) by Andrew Murray

This is chapter three of our serialisation of Andrew Murray's Shroom Raider - make sure you check out the earlier chapters on STORGY Kids.... Chapter 3 - Shroom Recruits ‘Private Icarus Earthstar, you are a useless cockroach!  What – are – you?’ ‘I’m a – a useless cockroach, Sergeant…’ ‘And what do useless cockroaches do,… Continue reading FICTION: Shroom Raider (Chapter Three) by Andrew Murray

Children's Fiction, Young Adult

FICTION: Shroom Raider (Chapter Two) by Andrew Murray

This is chapter two of our serialisation of Andrew Murray's Shroom Raider. Two – Strangleshroom   Icarus D. Earthstar felt the Strangleshroom bouncing about in his pack as he ran with his friends, Biff and Arla, through the batshroom orchard, thick with the heavy aroma of bat-beef.  The Mark I Strangleshroom that he had pinched… Continue reading FICTION: Shroom Raider (Chapter Two) by Andrew Murray

Book Review, Middle Grade Fiction, Young Adult

BOOK REVIEW: Payback by M.A. Griffin

- Short Review - Payback in essence is a retelling of Robin Hood with a modern day twist, it could be a sign of things to come as young people start to battle against the powers that be and the injustice in the world. M.A. Griffin delivers a timely political thriller for the young adult… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Payback by M.A. Griffin

Book Review, Children's Fiction, Middle Grade Fiction

BOOK REVIEW: Girls for the Vote by Linda Newbery

Polly longs to become an explorer. But in 1914, women's rights and choices are limited – something twelve-year-old Polly learns when she befriends her new neighbours: two suffragettes, fighting for women's rights to vote.