Title: Bella Broomstick (Bella Broomstick #1) Author: Lou Kuenzler Publisher: Scholastic Published: 7th January 2016 Pages: 240 Format: Paperback Source:: Review Copy Add It:Goodreads, Amazon UK, The Book Depository
Summary: This delightful new series, full of doodle illustrations and themes of friendship and fitting in, will have young readers bewitched from the very first page! Bella Broomstick is a hopeless witch. So hopeless that nasty Aunt Hemlock is sending her to live in Person World – with the warning that she must never do magic again! But when Bella finds a kitten in trouble, a spell is the only way to rescue it. What is Bella to do? For where there is magic, trouble is never far away!
1. It’s got witches in it! Who doesn’t love books about witches?
2. It’s a funny story that will make you smile/giggle throughout.
3. It’s written well, and is easy for both adults and children to grasp.
4. There are cute little drawings/doodles throughout that give it such a homely feel!
5. The way that this world and the magic realm are described make it so much fun – who knew that taking a bath could be such a magical thing?
6. It’s got a cute little kitten in it called Rascal!
7. It will keep you entertained from the beginning to the end as you follow Bella’s journey.
8. It’s an easy read that’s full of uh-oh moments that you can easily imagine happening!
9. There are “evil” witches and heart-warming humans that will make you grateful for the life you have!
10. It’s just such a brilliant and lovely story that you really just shouldn’t miss!
** I received this copy from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. I was not compensated nor was I required to write a positive review. **