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The Week in Books: 25 January 2019

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The Girl with the Shark’s Teeth
Cerrie Burnell
OUP Oxford, £6.99
ISBN: 9780192767547

Cerrie Burnell has written a novel for children who, for many reasons, aren’t able to relate to fairy tales of princes and princesses, pirates and mermaids. It’s a beautiful, magical tale that any young person will enjoy; an old-fashioned adventure story that will fire up the imaginations of all.

Andrea Donnelly is deputy headteacher at Hollymount School in Worcester

I would recommend this story to people who like reading about adventures. It wasn’t really the type of story I usually read. This book is set ...

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