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Lula lives in a strict children’s home but believes that dreams can come true if you wish hard enough. Her life changes forever when she finds a box under her bed with a cheeky little dog inside – but he’s made of crumbs! Embarking on a magical adventure through a hole in a tree at ...
Reviewed by S Mahmud, Age 10
5.0 rating
“An inspirational story, illustrated by the author, that stresses the value of friendship.”
US journalist Keith Olbermann once called him a “demonic messiah in Oompa Loompa’s clothing” while others say he is Agent Orange. US President Donald J Trump is undoubtedly memorable, though not always for the right reasons! Author Mark Singer has been Trump watching since the 1990s, when he wrote a feature for the New Yorker ...
Reviewed by Juliette Foster
5.0 rating
“Brilliantly funny.”
This remarkable book is the true story of 21 year old Nora Korzhenko who in 1940 was given a perilous choice: work as a honey trap for Stalin's secret police or the state would kill her family. In despair she gave in to the authorities. Nora struggled to seduce her target John Murray, a British ...
Reviewed by Juliette Foster
5.0 rating
“A gripping true story of forbidden love surviving the brutality of Stalin’s purges.”
Welcome to a world of violence, pornography and voyeurism. In this brilliant, edgy trilogy British science fiction writer Derek E Pearson presents a terrifying vision of a future where life is cheap and only the brave survive. Milla Carter, "science fiction's sexiest telepath", is humanity's only hope. Can she win her one woman fight against ...
Reviewed by Lucy Skoulding
5.0 rating
"So good you must read the trilogy!"
George S Boughton’s memoir of life in Nigeria during the 1967-1970 Biafran war, is a withering critique of corrupt governing elites. Over a million people starved to death or were killed in the fighting, yet a news vacuum meant the full extent of what went on wasn’t entirely known. Boughton has written a fascinating account ...
Reviewed by Juliette Foster
5.0 rating
“A powerful analysis of how political cynicism broke the back of a nation.”