Group status: On chapter 7 of T.H.U.G - we're living THUG life
We are Year 8s meeting every Wednesday! We chose T.H.U.G as our book which is for mature readers...which we all are! There's some swearing so we all decided how to approach this when reading aloud. Some of us read the word backwards, some of us go 'beep!' and most of us just read it.
Living in London we've already had some interesting discussions about rising violence and the terrible effects this is having.
We've seen a rise in gun and knife crime all over the UK recently. What is going on?
Title: One Author: Sarah Crossan Winning Year: 2016
Grace and Tippi are conjoined twins. And their lives are about to change. No longer able to afford homeschooling, they must venture into the world - a world of stares, sneers and cruelty. Will they find more than that at school? Can they find real friends
Angie Thomas was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi. She studied Creative
Writing at Belhaven University, where she was one of the only black students –
a theme visited in The Hate U Give, her debut novel, which is
currentl . . .