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Junior Reviewers Recommend – Celine’s picks

Celine is 11 and has been a regular reviewer for Alphabet Soup’s magazine and blog since she was 6. Her favourite pastimes include writing stories, poetry and book reviews, but she will always make time for playing the violin and jogging with her dog.

In 2013, Celine reviewed The 26-Storey Treehouse by Andy Griffiths and illustrated by Terry Denton (and we have some more of Celine’s reviews for you early in 2014).

Celine’s favourite reads in 2013 include:

the ivory rose the river charm

The Ivory Rose by Belinda Murrell

The River Charm by Belinda Murrell

out of my mind the ruby talisman

Out of My Mind by Sharon M Draper

The Ruby Talisman by Belinda Murrell

The 13-storey Treehouse (cover) diary of a wimpy kid hard luck

The 13-Storey Treehouse by Andy Griffiths, illustrated by Terry Denton

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck by Jeff Kinney

party time the hunger games

Dork Diaries Party Time by Rachel Renee Russell

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins [Editor’s Note: this is a Young Adult title]

Doctor Dolittle verity sparks

The Story of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting

Verity Sparks, Lost and Found by Susan Green

Have you read any of Celine’s favourite picks for 2013?

Author:

Rebecca Newman is a children's writer and poet, and the editor of the Australian children's literary blog, Alphabet Soup. rebeccanewman.net.au.