Lunchtime Blog Tour *GIVEAWAY*

Lunchtime Blog Tour *GIVEAWAY*

Back in May of last year Liz and Jonny reviewed a fantastic book Lunchtime, by Rebecca Cobb. Today we are HUGELY excited to be part of the Lunchtime Blog Tour. Every day this week different blogs are hosting the Lunchtime Blog Tour and today it’s our turn. Rebecca Cobb is most definitely a rising star […]

Posted February 6, 2013


Children of the Wild *Giveaway*

We all have books that we loved as children and that still hold a place in our hearts….well I certainly do. I remember that feeling as a child of finding a book that resonated with me and captured my imagination. It opens your mind, inspires you to read more and makes you feel great. Of […]

Posted January 22, 2013


Never Forget Christmas Giveaway!!!

Regular readers will, I’m sure, remember our posts about Never Forget last year. The lovely Ellie at Never Forget has a special treat for you all – a giveaway! As Christmas is fast approaching this will be a relatively short run competition so make sure you get your entry in straight away! First things first […]

Posted December 3, 2012


Mum: On Your Retirement

Well today is a big day in our family – my Mum is retiring! Mum started out her career as a Modern Languages Teacher, teaching French and German. In fact that is what took her to Mull and ultimately to meet my Dad. Mum was at my Granny’s house one Sunday and Granny wrapped up […]

Posted November 22, 2012


Win Friends: The Complete Series Blu-ray Box Set! *Giveaway*

I actually cannot describe how excited I am about today’s post. It is a fantastic giveaway courtesy of the lovely people at Warner Bros. I have two words for you …. FRIENDS …… BLU-RAY! For the first time the complete series of Friends has been released on Blu-ray and here at Rhoda Reviews we have one […]

Posted November 20, 2012


Zoe and Beans: Hello Oscar!

Zoe and Beans: Hello Oscar!

We have a couple of ‘Zoe and Beans’ stories in our house and so were delighted to receive this new book Hello Oscar.     The text is so clever and its slightly strange story appeals not only to young readers but to adults as well; ‘ “Woof!” said Beans. “Squeak”, said the guinea pig. […]

Posted November 15, 2012


Poppy Cat – Blast Off Review

Poppy Cat – Blast Off Review

Liz’s book reviews continue – this time with Poppy Cat TV: Blast Off! by Lara Jones     This is a great story book for seventeen-month-old Sophie. It is 17.5cm x 17.5cm which makes it a great size for little hands, and the pages are made from card so they are easy to turn and […]

Posted November 12, 2012


The Paper Dolls

The Paper Dolls

In this recent cold snap Liz and the kids have been snuggled up reading some fantastic books. Today Liz reviews The Paper Dolls by Julia Donaldson and Rebecca Cobb.     What a combination – Julia Donaldson and Rebecca Cobb! Our family and fans of them both so it’s really interesting to see a book combining both. […]

Posted November 6, 2012