REVIEW – Opal Plumstead by Jacqueline Wilson

“Opal Plumstead might be plain, but she has always been fiercely intelligent. Yet her scholarship and dreams of university are snatched away when her father is sent to prison, and fourteen-year-old Opal must start work at the Fairy Glen sweet factory to support her family. Opal struggles to get along with the other workers, who […]

Jacqueline Wilson’s 100th book

If you’re a Jacqueline Wilson fan then you should know that her 100th book is coming out in October, and if not then now you do. And to celebrate, Puffin Virtually Live┬áput together a full-to-the-brim webcast starring Jacqueline, Nick Sharratt and Phoebe Thomas (the actress who plays Hetty Feather in the stage show). This webcast […]

Books of the Month – December

Last month, I read Hetty Feather by Jacqueline Wilson and some other books I can’t remember right now. I listened to audiobooks of I Funnier by James Patterson, The Curious Incident of a Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon and There’s a Boy in the Girl’s Bathroom by Louis Sachar. The books I want […]

Books of the Month – November

In the last month I’ve only read two of the books I wanted read, Frightfully Friendly Ghosties COLLECTION and A Foot In The Grave. They were both perfect for Halloween. I’ve also read Jake and Lily by Jerry Spinelli and What’s For Dinner, Mr Gum by Andy Stanton. It has been a very┬ábusy month. I […]