Mortal Engines Film Review – How Does it Compare to the Book?

This Mortal Engines film review is a tough one because the Mortal Engines book has played a fairly big part in my literary life. My Connection to Mortal Engines I produced the original copies of Mortal Engines when I worked… View Post

Book Review: Malala’s Magic Pencil by Malala Yousafzai

If you know Malala Yousafzai’s story then you’ll understand why Malala’s Magic Pencil has led to a lot of questions in our house.  Malala wrote this picture book to share her harrowing and ultimately inspirational life experiences with younger readers. … View Post

The Book Family Rogerson Round-Up: November 2018

  From now on I thought it would be fun to post a family round-up of our reads, movies and days out. This post will be a little disjointed as I’ve not been keeping a proper tally – I’m hoping… View Post

Children’s Book Review : Hilda and the Troll by Luke Pearson

Hilda and the Troll has been one of our favourite new discoveries. The littlest member of the family has shown a lot of interest in graphic novels recently so we were all chuffed when she received this fun read as… View Post

Book Review : The House with Chicken Legs by Sophie Anderson

For Marinka’s grandmother is Baba Yaga, who guides spirits between this world and the next. Marinka longs to change her destiny and sets out to break free from her grandmother’s footsteps, but her house has other ideas… I was intrigued… View Post