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Storm
Tim Minchin
Review by Kristy Rabbitt
A delightfully illustrated version of Tim Minchin’s hilarious beat poem "Storm".
 
At a London dinner party, Tim is introduced to the mysterious fifth guest at the table.
Moone Boy
Chris O'Dowd and Nick V. Murphy
Review by Penny Batchelor
The hit comedy series, masterminded by and starring Irish actor turned Hollywood hit Chris O'Dowd, now seeks to dominate not just the airwaves but also the children's publishing market.
First Impressions
Charlie Lovett
Review by Jade Craddock
What better treat for booklovers than a novel about bibliophiles, book collecting and libraries, with a literary mystery at its heart and this is exactly what Charlie Lovett’s First Impressio
Everybody Knows This is Nowhere
Alice Furse
For her debut novel, Alice Furse takes a look at the stalled life of a twenty-something graduate.
 
The unnamed narrator of Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere lives
An English Ghost Story
Kim Newman
Review by Jo Harding
A chilling, thrilling, glorious, insidious English ghost story.
For the Love of Radio 4
Caroline Hodgson
Review by Penny Batchelor
Did you know that the BBC's first director general John Reith didn't know at his interview what broadcasting was? Or that running over the end of a programme is called "crashing the pips"?
Belzhar
Meg Wolitzer
Review by Becca Watts
After losing her boyfriend, Jam has found it impossible to readjust to normal life.

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