Picking up the action a few days after the dramatic climax to book one, we join Banzai on his unusual quest. It’s New Year and a time for resolutions. Having investigated the contents of his mysterious carpet bag, Banzai disappears from St.Benfro, closely pursued by Grubson, in a chase across Europe to Venice. Caught up in the confusion of Carnivale, Banzai learns to accept help from friends when the situation is too much for one proud and trouble-prone cat.
A short while ago I read and reviewed a marvelous book called Grubson Pug’s Christmas Voyage which is written by the equally remarkable author, Jane-Anne Hodgson. The story is a bewitching one full of breathtaking events that will have the reader’s mind full of wonder. The story was so radiant that upon finishing it, I immediately wanted to read book two Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage and wow what a sequel book lovers!
Before I let you lovely readers know more about Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage, I think it is only right that I share more about the first book! So I have attached a snippet of my review that will introduce you to this excellent series.
“Grubson Pug’s Christmas Voyage is a charming Christmas story that will introduce the reader to Captain Grubson, a pug who has four children who want very specific presents for Christmas! Presents that he will have to travel far and wide to get and so our adventure begins. The reader will follow Grubson, as well as his dogs and even a Siamese cat called Banzai! As they travel to find gifts and try to make it back in time for Christmas. However along the way, many values and messages are laced throughout and it makes for a moving, charming children’s book that reignites the true meaning of Christmas and this book lovers is the premise of the incredible Grubson Pug’s Christmas Voyage! “
Now, how incredible does Grubson Pug’s Christmas Voyage sound?! Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage is a continuation of the story in Grubson Pug’s Christmas Voyage and will introduce the reader once again to Banzai who in Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage, will embark on a quest. Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage takes place just after where book one finished and it takes the reader on a whirlwind journey full of powerful sentiments and thrilling moments. The reader will follow Banzai as he embarks on a quest while Grubson is in hot pursuit and what follows is a powerful and moving adventure that will warm your hearts and excite you from beginning to end! And this book lovers is the premise of the incredible Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage!
The story laced throughout Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage is pure entertainment and will send fans wild because the story is mesmerizing. The journey the reader encounters in Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage is just as brilliant, If not more brilliant than the journey in book one and I will explain why. I loved the story in Grubson Pug’s Christmas Voyage, so much so that I awarded it five stars! But Grubson Pug’s Christmas Voyage is the first book in the series so of course, it features heavily on plot and world development which I must add was dazzling! My point is that in Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage the world/characters are already established by the incredible author Jane-Anne Hodgson, so now Hodgson has free reign, she can expand on the book even more and go crazy with plot ideas and characters and that is why I feel that I loved Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage just that bit more because the world is established and the journey thrilling!
Jane-Anne Hodgson is seriously an insanely good writer because she knows what to write to entertain and keep her readers thrilled until the very end. Hodgson has many strong writing abilities, but her core talent has to be that of world development. The development of the story in Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage is breathtaking and will perfectly transport readers on the adventure alongside Banzai and it makes for a captivating journey that should not be missed!
As Banzai’s Unexpected Voyage is a wonderful, mesmerizing and riveting story that should not be missed, I, of course, have to award the stellar read a magical five stars! Be sure to have a read of the preview below, you won’t regret it!
Thank you so much for reading book lovers! I appreciate it so much. Here is a preview of the book for all of you lovely readers to enjoy! Please have a read of the preview and if you find that you have loved what you have read then all you need to do is follow the links below!
Goodbye for now book lovers,
P.S. Below I have attached some links about the author and this wonderful book so if you would like to learn more about the author and the book then please have a browse. Thank you so much again for reading book lovers!
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