Tag: YA

27. ‘Mortal Engines’ by Philip Reeve

You might have seen that Mortal Engines – Philip Reeve’s futuristic, steampunk, YA series from the early 2000s – has been made into a movie. It’s out in December this year, and I wanted to read the first book… Read More

14. ‘City of the Beasts’ by Isabel Allende

It’s not often that I reread a book, but I loved City of the Beasts as a child and so I thought it would be interesting to read it as an adult and see if I still got that… Read More

32. ‘The Amber Spyglass’ by Philip Pullman

In preparation for the release of The Book of Dust in October, Philip Pullman’s new addition to the His Dark Materials series, I am rereading the original series, and reliving my childhood. This morning I finished The Amber Spyglass, the final volume in… Read More

31. ‘The Subtle Knife’ by Philip Pullman

In preparation for the release of The Book of Dust in October, Philip Pullman’s new addition to the His Dark Materials series, I am rereading the original series, and reliving my childhood. This week I finished The Subtle Knife, the second volume… Read More

30. ‘Northern Lights’ by Philip Pullman

Something very important is happening on 19th October this year: Philip Pullman is releasing The Book of Dust, a prequel to his His Dark Materials trilogy. I’ve written before about how important that series is to me, and so, in preparation… Read More