A Head Full of Magic is the latest release from author Sarah Morrell, Sarah has previously self-published two picture books. ‘The King and the Cockerel’ was a finalist in the Wishing Shelf Book Awards in 2018 and ‘Molly’s Magic Brolly’ picked up a Silver Award in 2019. She is currently working on a number of middle grade and children’s picture books and has a couple of book club novels up her sleeve too. When she is not writing, she loves nothing more than to run, bike or swim in the hills of Holmfirth and recently entered her first Triathlon.
Fleur is used to balancing her two different cultures from her English Mum to her West Indian Nan but when she discovers that she can talk to animals she finds herself in a whole new world! Can her new powers help her take down Celeste ‘The Best’ the hockey-loving, ankle-smashing new girl, once and for all?
A Head Full of Magic is an extremely fun read. Yes, it’s aimed at a younger audience but it’s so well written and captivating that it brings elements that adults can enjoy. It covers real-life issues which make great talking points with your child. But it balances them with fun bits too. This is a book that a family can enjoy together.
It’s a really lovely read that will leave every reader, regardless of age with a big smile on their face.