We're a group of year 7, 8 and 9s who enjoy reading and discussing the books we read.
William Guy and Melissa Healey
Where the World Ends by Mrs A Where the World Ends is a truly harrowing tale, but also an interesting and thought provoking read which catapults the reader onto the rocks with the . . . read full review
Where the World Ends by Melissa This wasn't my favourite Geraldine McCaughrean book, however I enjoyed the suspense that Quill went through and the detail of the language used. I al . . . read full review
Release by Melissa Release was a terrific book but at times it was very explicit and I feel that there could have been some kind of warning inside or on the cover of the . . . read full review
Release by Mrs A A story of a young gay teenager struggling to come out to his religious family entwined with the story of young girl who was murdered and who returns . . . read full review
Saint Death by Melissa Saint Death is a marvellous book, swirling with metaphors and suspense. The plot is fantastic and the characters are realistic and believable. I would . . . read full review
Title: Salt to the Sea Author: Ruta Sepetys Winning Year: 2017
It's early 1945 and a group of people trek across Germany, bound together by their desperation to reach the ship that can take them away from the war-ravaged land. Four young people, each haunted by their own dark secret, narrate their unforgettable stori
graduated from Brown University in 1981 with a degree in English literature,
spent a year as a writer with the Battered Women’s Project of the St. Paul
American Indian Centre, and then worked as both an editor and an Englis . . .