Time Travelling with a Hamster [read in Italian]

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Content: On his 12th birthday, Al receives a letter from his father who had died four years prior, which leaves him excited and also a bit scared. His father has managed to build a time machine and it is up to Al to go back in time to save his father’s life.

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Glaskinder

Glaskinder von Kristina Ohlsson

Inhalt: Billie mag das neue Haus in Åhus nicht, in das sie mit ihrer Mutter zieht. Die Familie, die vor ihnen im Haus gewohnt hat, scheint überstürzt ausgezogen zu sein und bald passieren unheimliche Dinge. Billie beginnt nachzuforschen und erhält bald tatkräftige Unterstützung vom Nachbarsjungen Aladdin. Gemeinsam decken sie Geheimnis um Geheimnis des alten Hauses auf …

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Skulduggery Pleasant. Resurrection

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Skulduggery Pleasant is dead.

Valkyrie Cain is cool.

Omen Darkly is neither.

This cannot end well …

I was actually scared to start ‘Resurrection’ because so much time had passed since ‘The Dying of the Light’, both in the story but also in real life. But I knew I HAD to read it. To be honest, I didn’t even read the blurb, I just ordered it. I had no idea what it would be about, only that five years had passed and there was a new character called Omen Darkly.

Be warned, this will be a lengthy review as I have a LOT to say about this book! I’ll keep it spoiler-free, though so a friend of mine (looking at you, Barbara) won’t rip my head off. 😀

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The Tapestry. The Hound of Rowan

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Synopsis: Max McDaniels’ life changes when he discovers a magical tapestry at the museum. Shortly after he is offered a scholarship at Rowan Academy, a school for Mystics. Max struggles with new school subjects as well as his own powers awakening. But Rowan is not as safe as assumed when strange creatures manage to breach its borders. Together with his roommate David Menlo, Max discovers that the demon Astaroth is rising again.

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Der Wald der träumenden Geschichten

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Vielen lieben Dank, Herr Jobst von Fischer für das tolle Leseexemplar!

Inhalt: Seit jeher haben Der Wald und Die Welt friedlich nebeneinander existiert. Doch dann beginnen in Der Welt Menschen zu Verschwinden. Sie hören einfach auf zu sein. Der Waisenjunge Max Mulligan macht sich auf in den Wald des Anfangs, um seine wahren Eltern zu finden. Nur wenn er erfährt, wer er wirklich ist, kann er das Verschwinden aufhalten.

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