St Catherine's School Twickenham, Middx Group status: We are reading books of course! (in the sun!)
We read individually as timetable pressures prevent us from meeting up.
After the Fire by Jacqueline This is a gripping story about religious extremism and personal courage. It switches between 'Before' and 'After', alternating first person recollect . . . read full review
The Hate U Give by Jasmine From an interesting beginning, this soon dwindled into a collection of disjointed anecdotes, liberally sprinkled with swearing. Perhaps - had I persev . . . read full review
Title: Monsters of Men Author: Patrick Ness Winning Year: 2011
The third and final volume in the "Chaos Walking Trilogy" finds three armies marching on New Prentisstown, each intent on destroying the others. Todd and Viola are caught in the middle with no chance of escape or, it seems, of stopping the fighting. But