Category Archives: Catching Up

Spells by Emily Gravett

An amusing retelling of the Frog and the Princess from the point of view of a desperate Frog who wants to be a Prince, but, will he find true love. In this retelling the frog and his emotions are the … Continue reading

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Into the Forest by Anthony Browne

Not strictly a fairy tale book but it taps into the reader’s knowledge of fairy tales. In this tale we find that the main character is worried about the where about of his father who he thinks had disappeared without … Continue reading

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Here lies Arthur by Philip Reeve

Modern spin doctors eat your heart out. I have to admit that reading tales about King Arthur has never particularly appealed but I did enjoy this book. I loved the way Philip Reeve took such a well-known tale and presented … Continue reading

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Meet Me by the Steelmen

Like so many book owners I have amassed a number of books that I haven’t had time to read. So I’m trying to catch up. I recently discovered that I had accidentally bought two of copies of Meet me by … Continue reading

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