Reading, reviewing and collecting all modern children's books . . . from J.K Rowling to Philip Pullman, as well as up and coming authors. This is for like-minded enthusiasts, who are as passionate about modern day children's' authors as we are. So enjoy, communicate and share the love of books with us.
Monday, 23 January 2012
Mr Ripley's Enchanted Books - Top Ten Books of 2011
Erin Morgenstern - Night Circus - Published by Harvill Secker - Sep 2011
Ronsom Riggs - Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children - Published by Quirk - June 2011
Carloz Ruiz Zafon - The Midnight Palace - Published by Orion/Weidenfeld & Nicolson - June 2011
Brian Selznick - Wonderstruck - Published by Scholastic - Sep 2011
Will Hill - Department 19 - Published by HarperCollins - March 2011
Moria Young - Blood Red Road - Published by Marion Lloyd Books - June 2011
Robin Jarvis - Dancing Jax - Published by HarperCollins - Feb 2011
Patrick Carman - Floors - Published by Scholastic US - Sep 2011
Cliff McNish - The Hunting Ground - Published by Orion - May 2011
Patrick Ness & Siobhan Dowd - A Monster Calls - Published Walker - 5 May 2011
It's not always easy task to make a list like this. A great amount of reflection and thought has gone in to working out my favourite reads of 2011. Let me know what you think.