Thanks for the awesome review: He was a genius scientist perfecting cryonic suspension and had worked to overcome the negative effects of the process. Children and teenagers Children’s books: Freddy’s solutions to problems are quite odd- but they work, and they’re very funny! I think they were exaggerating how polite kids in s could be. The kids are left to solve their problems mostly on their own, without grown-up interference reminding me of books by Edward Eager, and of those by Enid Blyton, whom the author references in the book’s dedication. And why does it feel like they’re all suddenly being followed?

Highly recommended for anyone who doesn’t mind reading books for younger readers and especially for younger readers themselves. They began giving book awards in The first time I heard about this book was after it won the Blue Peter Book of the Year award a few weeks ago. Freddy and Polly revealed they had been put into cryonic suspension – their father had frozen their hearts and was able to make them start again. However when the sun does come out, the pair unearth an unexpected, buried nuclear attack-proof shelter, and exploring that manage to defrost another pair of siblings, who have been trapped frozen inside since Because their parents who give magic shows on cruise ships are often on the road,the children are left in the care of their uncle, a distracted scientist who spends the majority of his time in his attic laboratory. I Agree This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and if not signed in for advertising. The little tomboyish girl in me en

Blogger design by Parajunkee. It felt like it is motion picture in mind which was greatly enjoyable. It was really better than watching scifi movies.

For other uses, see Frozen in Time disambiguation. Aug 29, Jennifer rated it it was ok Shelves: It is such a heartwarming tale that follows four children that just spwrkes happen to find each other. The four children are two sets of brothers and sisters.

Frozen In Time by Ali Sparkes – book review

Highly polt for anyone who doesn’t mind reading books for younger readers and especially for younger readers themselves. Every chapter, with no contrivance, ends with a brilliant urge for just one more, and it was quite daft of me to plan to stop half-way through.


On the whole, I can imagine why it won the Blue Peter Award. When Rachel and Ben explained, they first refused to believe it, but then believed when Rachel and Ben took them into their house.

With great effort, they turn the wheel, causing the lid to slide open, revealing a ladder leading down into an underground shelter. There’s another book called destination earth. Paperbackpages. I don not Know if they are in a series. I was infuriated with this book and wondered why the author had chosen to portray these particular values to children.

As an Enid Blyton fan in my childhood, this s;arkes a great homage to such as the Famous Five. Polly’s reaction to earrings timd especially funny! It was the perfect pace and I could not put it down at all.

Frozen in Time by Ali Sparkes – review

They enlist the help of the librarian, who turns out to be a double agent. You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data. Learn how and when to remove these template messages. It’s a time travel novel, a genre I always love, involving a boy and girl, Freddy and Polly, from who are kept tkme cryogenic suspension and accidentally revived in the modern day when this was written by two other children to whom they are related, Ben and Rachel. It’s so pleasurable to see where she takes us and her four children.

I hope Ali Sparkes had as much fun writing this as I did writing my third book, Thirteenth Wish, which has Pip, a similar ch Flawless writing.

With no swearing or inappropriate violence or sexual imagery it’s a safe book to buy for the kid in your life just hungering for some time bending adventure. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. I have read it many times and even now I still find myself anxiously awaiting what will become of the children after being in frozen for fifty years.

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Things change, we just don’t notice for a long time because we’re living it day to day. It is a heartwarming tale that follows four children from different time periods, who just so happen to meet each other. Freddy thinks that gay means happy and that is why I found it so funny. Frozen in Time is an award-winning book by author Ali Sparkes.


Mar 27, Susan Dunn rated it really liked it Shelves: I could easily review this book from the other regard, anyway, for it serves as two stories in one — with the other exceptional side to the narrative being the life of the revived teens.

This book was every bit as good as I hoped it would be. The best way to explain this book really, would be to say just “wow”, because it was that good. It brought me back Enid Blyton’s stories, my favorite back then in my pre-teen age.

This article consists almost entirely of a plot summary. The best way to explain this book really, would be to say just WOW, because it was that good. Just when this delight of humour is finishing resonating, the most awful crunch of a mid-book cliffhanger hits us. Owlboyle Oct 2, They know it will only be for an hour or two, so there’s nothing to worry about Although we really oughn’t to. The four children are two sets of brother’s and sister’s.

Spies and bomb shelters. I really wish I could have read this book when I was ten.

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The unravelling of what really went on is the grist of this superlative adventure story, and I can’t say more. They dig down and uncover a domed “lid” of sorts. Articles lacking sources from November All articles lacking sources Articles to be expanded llot November All articles to be expanded Articles with multiple maintenance issues Pages to import images to Wikidata.

Really hope it gets made into a film Frozen in Time is all about a boy and girl called Freddy and Polly. Freddy’s solutions to problems are quite odd- but they work, and they’re very funny! Concorde Book Award Short List Set in Britainthe story researches cryonic suspension and frozenn in Britain as well.