Tag Archives: Barbara Henderson

Guest Blog: Scottish Settings by Barbara Henderson

A huge welcome to Barbara Henderson, whose book Punch we reviewed yesterday (and loved). Today she is doing a guest blog, and has a … … wee challenge for you: Name 10 children’s books set in Victorian times. Come on! … Continue reading

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Review: ‘Punch’ by Barbara Henderson

A book about fun, friendship, loyalty and redemption. This is a completely delightful MG/YA book featuring 13-year-old Phineas, who is forced to escape a miserable existence as a butcher’s boy in late-Victorian Inverness, and go on the run. Phin meets … Continue reading

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COVER REVEAL! Punch by Barbara Henderson

We’re delighted to reveal the cover of Barbara Henderson’s book ‘Punch’, her second with Cranachan Publishing. Isn’t it fab? The book will be out 23rd October 2017. THE MARKET’s on FIRE. FIRE! FIRE! The BOY DID IT!’ Smoke belches out … Continue reading

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Fir For Luck by Barbara Henderson

Beautifully written, very simple and spare. Fir for Luck, Barbara Henderson’s first full-length novel, was published yesterday. Description from Goodreads: Would you be brave enough to fight back? When 12-year-old Janet’s village is under threat– she decides to take action. … Continue reading

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COVER REVEAL! FIR FOR LUCK

The remote North coast of Scotland, 1841 – the Highland clearances are underway and feisty 12-year-old Janet is the only one standing between her village and the eviction writ. She chooses to fight. But that split-second decision may cost her everything: … Continue reading

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