8 December 2015 | Children's Fiction

Buying Christmas book series for kids

There’s something special about buying a book series, about seeing all the matching spines lined up together on your bookshelf. Lots of kids are collectors, so collecting, let alone reading, the whole set of books can feel like a mighty achievement. I’ve listed some of my favourite kids’ book series, for kids aged six to…

13 November 2015 | Children's Fiction

Ranger’s apprentice – book review

Ranger’s apprentice – book 1 The ruins of Gorlan John Flanagan Random House Australia 2004 I am in so much trouble now. I have just read the first book in the Ranger’s apprentice series, which Mr 11 has been telling me to read for over a year. He has read all twelve books in the…