Book Review : Gus Makes a Fuss

Book Review : Gus Makes a Fuss

Gus Makes A Fuss by Ella Shine is the first book in a new series called, The Pet Sitters: Ready for anything! It’s a fun book about two best friends Cassie and Lina who would desperately like a pet of their own but neither of their families will allow it. However,...
Book Review : Out of the Cages

Book Review : Out of the Cages

Out of the cages by Penny Jaye is a confronting book because it tells the fictional story of what is reality for many young girls. 12-year-old Meena and her friend were growing up in poverty in Nepal, when they were promised good jobs in India. Instead they find...
Book Review : Camp Max

Book Review : Camp Max

I love a story that creates a dilemma, and I can’t see how it’s going to be satisfactorily resolved. Camp Max by Penny Reeve does this very well. The story begins with Tania expecting to go to camp with her friend, Emily, plus her brother Daniel and...

Book Review : Wonderfully Madison

Penny Reeve has written a lovely story of a young girl, Madison, whose Mum is expecting a baby. Children with younger siblings will relate to this story. Madison is not excited about this new arrival but while staying with her grandparents she learns that we are all...

Book Review : The Back Leg of a Goat

The Back Leg of a Goat by Penny Reeve is another adventure story in the life of Tania Abbey. It is the third one I have read though it was actually written first. These stories are all stand alone so it is not necessary to read them in order. This particular story...

Book Review : More than a mouse

This week, More than a mouse, is being featured on the Australian Christian Readers Blog Alliance. Information about the author and more details about the book can be found here.More than a mouse is a fun story for primary school children. It is another story with...

Book Review : Water or goo?

Water or goo by Penny Reeve is a fun book for primary school children about the availability of clean water. The main character, Tania, is a likeable girl whose enthusiasm sometimes gets her into trouble but she is a follower of Jesus with a good heart. Tania’s...

Book Review : God made something…

Penny Reeve has written a series of Find the Animal children’s books. Each book’s title begins: God made something… and concludes with a word that describes a particular animal – tall, clever, enormous, funny, clever, amazing, beautiful, quick and strong. Currently...