#BookReview: Sleighed by W J Scott @WendyJayneScott

Hi everyone. Today, I have a book review for you for a children’s book. This is a fun and quick read >>>

 

About the Book:

 

56398168. sy475 Tinsel is the newest apprentice in Santa’s Workshop, but this young elf lands himself in strife on his first day!
He’s sent to care for the reindeer and instead ends up on a magical adventure.
Will the Toy-Inspector allow him back into the Workshop?

A fun Christmas story for younger readers and those young at heart.

 

My Review:

It’s far too long since I read a children’s book, and this one is a fun, quick read with some wonderful illustrations throughout.

This story is about an elf’s first day on a new job. All too soon, he finds himself in a bit of a ticklish situation.

The take-away from this lovely little tale for me is that magic doesn’t discriminate! Always wash your hands! lols.

A line that I loved:

‘The Chief Toy-Inspector is spitting candy floss that Tinsel didn’t return to the assembly line last night.’

‘Spitting candy floss’ … oh, my. Such wonderful humour and expressions abound in this gentle, amusing children’s book.

Sleighed gets five fun stars from me.

 

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NOTE ON RATINGS: I consider a 3-star rating a positive review. Picky about which books I give 5 stars to, I reserve this highest rating for the stories I find stunning and which moved me.

5 STARS: IT WAS AMAZING! I COULD NOT PUT IT DOWN! — Highly Recommended.
4 STARS: I WOULD PULL AN ALL-NIGHTER — Go read this book.
3 STARS: IT WAS GOOD! — An okay read. Didn’t love it. Didn’t hate it.
2 STARS: I MAY HAVE LIKED A FEW THINGS —Lacking in some areas: writing, characterisation, and/or problematic plot lines.
1 STAR: NOT MY CUP OF TEA —Lots of issues with this book.


I’d love to hear what you think of this review. Thanks for stopping by 🙂

 

For anyone interested, here are the Amazon links …

UK … https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B08R8XRTB2/

US … https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08R8XRTB2/

 

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Jan Sikes

What a wonderful review for Wendy’s awesome children’s story. I thoroughly enjoyed it and the moral is: Always wash off your fairy dust. 🙂 Thanks, Harmony, and congrats, Wendy!

Jacquie Biggar

I love the sparkly cover! Children’s books bring out the kid in all of us 🙂
Wonderful review!

D.L. Finn

Great review, Harmony! This was a fun read:)

Gwen M Plano

Wonderful review, Harmony. A big congratulations to Wendy for her latest masterpiece! 💗

Staci Troilo

Sounds like a delightful story for the kiddos. Best wishes to Wendy.

Mae Clair

I’ve heard only good things about Wendy’s book. It sounds positively delightful. I think all of us could use a little childhood magic right now!

Joan Hall

Sometimes we need to escape reality by going back to the simplicity of our childhood. Sounds like this book is just the thing to take us there.

Wendy Scott

Hi Harmony, What a lovely surprise to come across your review on Twitter – thanks heaps!. The world needs more smiles right now. Best Wishes, Wendy

CS Boyack

I think it’s wonderful that you include a few of these books.

Wendy Scott

Hi CS, I’m always appreciative of reviewers!

Yvette M Calleiro

I loved this story! I hope more people read it because it truly is great! 🙂

Wendy Scott

Thanks for your lovely words, Yvette.

John Howell

Super review, Harmony. Thanks for sharing your thoughts.

Wendy Scott

Thanks, John, certainly made me smile!

Priscilla Bettis

Aw, this sounds like an adorable book! Heehee, “spitting candy floss.”

Wendy Scott

Hi Priscilla, it’s so much fun writing for kids.