Whimsy is a hard thing to pull off. Too much and you feel like you're choking on a mouthful of cotton candy. Too little and it feels token or insincere. But my goodness when it works it WORKS! Katherine Rundell is my new favourite wizard of whimsy. As a baby, Sophie washes up on the shores … Continue reading Whimsy, Perfected: Rooftoppers Review
I read this book ages ago and have yet to find something as fun, fresh, and whip-smart in the chicklit-ish end of the teen spectrum as Robin Benway's debut novel. Audrey, Wait! was much lauded and much loved by kids lit bloggers when it first arrived on the scene, but since it IS one of my favourites, … Continue reading The World Needs More Fun: Audrey, Wait!