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New books we love: January 2020

Cornelia and the Jungle Machine

Here are the books we reviewed and loved this month. Happy reading!

  • Alien Superstar

    Author: Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver Illustrator: Ethan Nicolle

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  • Alien Superstar

    Author: Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver Illustrator: Ethan Nicolle

    What better place for an alien to go unnoticed than the backlot of Universal Studios? Full of humour and with an appealing pl…

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  • Look Both Ways

    Author: Jason Reynolds Illustrator: Selom Sunu

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  • Look Both Ways

    Author: Jason Reynolds Illustrator: Selom Sunu

    Ten short stories about that strange time when school finishes and children of a certain age (usually around ten years old) get to…

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  • McTavish on the Move

    Author: Meg Rossoff Illustrator: David Shephard (in the style of Grace Easton)

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  • McTavish on the Move

    Author: Meg Rossoff Illustrator: David Shephard (in the style of Grace Easton)

    McTavish is the beloved dog of the Peachey family and this is their fourth exciting adventure. Here, the Peachey family are moving…

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  • The Land of Roar

    Author: Jenny McLachlan Illustrator: Ben Mantle

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  • The Land of Roar

    Author: Jenny McLachlan Illustrator: Ben Mantle

    Is the Land of Roar real or imaginary? You’ll have to make up your own mind in this exciting and tense coming-of-age adventure tha…

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  • The Lost Homework

    Author: Richard O’Neill Illustrator: Kirsti Beautyman

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  • The Lost Homework

    Author: Richard O’Neill Illustrator: Kirsti Beautyman

    Sonny lives on a Traveller community site with his family and he’s super excited about a family wedding. This smart, charming…

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  • Time to Eat

    Author: Penny Tassoni Illustrator: Mel Four

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  • Time to Eat

    Author: Penny Tassoni Illustrator: Mel Four

    Toddlers with ponytails and toddlers with braids enjoy all sorts of delicious snacks and meals in Time to Eat. In additi…

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