A Bond Undone (Legends of the Condor Heroes Book 2)

By Gigi Chang (trans.) - By Jin Yong - Published 2020



Films like Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon introduced Western audiences to the wuxia genre, in which martial arts meet mythic fantasy and romance in ...Read Review

Daughters of Time

By Mary Hoffman (ed.) - By The History Girls - Published 2014


Biographical FictionChildren/Young AdultShort Stories

The History Girls are a group of children’s historical novelists who, under Mary Hoffman’s careful editorship, have joined to write this ...Read Review

Jade Boy

By Cate Cain - Published 2013


Children/Young AdultFantasy

The blurb says this is a ‘thrilling story of sorcery and mystery laced with macabre horror and historical detail’ – I couldn’t have ...Read Review


By Deborah White - Published 2013


Children/Young AdultTime-slip

This is a time-slip novel set partly in the present and partly in 1666. It’s the sequel to Wickedness, in which teenager Claire ...Read Review

A Roman Rescue

By Emma Dodd (illus.) - By K. A. Gerrard - Published 2012


AdventureChildren/Young AdultTime-slip

Ancient Rome. Young Charlie and his dog Bandit fall down a hole and find themselves in Rome during the reign of the emperor ...Read Review

Egyptian Escape

By Emma Dodd (illus.) - By K. A. Gerrard - Published 2012


AdventureChildren/Young AdultTime-slip

In Charlie and his dog Bandit’s second time travel adventure, splendidly illustrated by Emma Dodd, Charlie finds himself in Egypt in 1906. It ...Read Review

India Dark

By Kirsty Murray - Published 2012


Children/Young Adult

Melbourne, Australia, 1909. Thirteen-year-old Poesy Swift’s father has died and the family is on the breadline. She has two options: a job in ...Read Review


By H.M Castor - Published 2011


Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

Having read so much about Henry VIII, it was a real treat to find a book which manages to give a new perspective ...Read Review

The Crimson Shard

By Teresa Flavin - Published 2011


AdventureChildren/Young AdultTime-slip

Fourteen-year-old friends Sunniva Forrest and Blaise Doran visit a private museum in Phoenix Square, London. Blaise is excited at the prospect of seeing ...Read Review

Day of Vengeance

By Johnny O’Brien - Published 2011


AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Jack Christie is a boy cornered in time-travelling conflict. His father, along with a team of top-secret scientists, has created the Taurus time ...Read Review