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The Greatest Thing

The book ‘The Greatest Thing’ by Sarah Winifred Searle is set in a high school during sophomore year. Winifred, the main character must go through high school on her own, as her two best friends have changed schools. ‘The Greatest Thing’ is about love, friendship, and self-acceptance. I love how the author has written the …

Horror Hotel

Inspired by the events at the infamous Cecil Hotel, Horror hotel is a young adult horror read told from the changing point of view between the four main characters, who are investigating a supposedly haunted hostel for their YouTube channel. Perfect for fans of Ghostbusters, and great for young readers looking for a scare. The …

What We All Saw

This is a dark and spooky read. It follows the story of four kids – Shell, Gray, Charlie andSam who spend their summer at the quarry, the same quarry that has rumors aboutwitches. But what happens when something terrible occurs at the quarry and the fourchildren make a pact to never speak of that day …

What We All Saw

This is a very good book, I really liked the suspense. Something that felt quite different was how the mythical beings were portrayed; it was a way I had never seen before. This book is very spooky and I don’t like horror very much but the way this was portrayed was quite nice. I like …

Rockstar Detectives.

When Charley and George go on a European tour they become the chief suspects of the missing artefacts and paintings. Accordingly, they must substantiate to not only the police however also the world, by finding out the true criminal, whom has been framing the rockstars and reclaim their innocence. The pair must uncover the truth …

Azita and Me

‘Azita and me’ is a fiction story about the friendship of Holly and Azita, both come from diverse family’s and backgrounds, and I believe Sarah Martin (the author) captured that brilliantly. Holly, who has always been bullied because she has same sex parents, immediately becomes friends with Azita, a refugee who has moved into her …

Rock Star Detectives

This book is amazing – it has humor, mystery and suspense. An unforgettable read! I was unable to put this book down. Usually, I do not read this style of book, but even so I loved it! This book is written in a way that allows it to be read by children of all ages. …

The Calling of Jackdaw Hollow

When Jackdaw Hollow is the only survivor of a lightning strike, he searches for the reason why he survived. As he does, he befriends Angeline, a wildling girl who knows where her destiny lies – the circus, who might help him in his quest. This novel is an impressive masterpiece; one of the best I’ve …

Bitter

Bitter is a fast-paced, politically aware novel. As a prequel to Pet, one of Akwaeke Emezi’s former books, it expands on the world, magic, and characters living in the town of Lucille. Bitter has strong themes of using art as a form of resistance, and an understanding that not all fighting happens in the front lines. This is a …

The Power of Six

The Power of Six succeeds the first novel (I Am Number Four) in the Lorien Legacies series and continues John Smith’s story as he travels around in search of places to hide. He meets more of his own kind and his buddy Sam is there with him. The story switches perspectives between John and another …