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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …