1st March is World book day! Lots of schools and places of work encourage dressing up as your favourite book characters for the day so here are some fun costume ideas to help inspire you...
This week I wanted to share my favourite dedications!
Today I thought I would share my favourite reading spots with you! 1) My Living Room! Snuggled up on my sofa with some blankets and a cup of tea is one my the coziest places to read a good book. 2) My Bed! When I read, I like to be cozy. So again, lots of… Continue reading My Favourite Places to Read
Book: Paper Towns Author: John Green Pages: 320 (Paperback) Genre: Young Adult Novel Age Recommendation: 13+ Published: 19/12/2013 Publisher: Bloomsbury Childrens ISBN: 9781408848180 ★★★★★ “The town was paper, but the memories were not.” Paper Towns is a coming of age story written by John Green. Quentin has always loved Margo Roth Spiegleman. Margo is… Continue reading Paper Towns
Book: Angus Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging Author: Louise Rennison Pages: 256 (Paperback) Genre: Young Adult Humour / Epistolary Novel Age Recommendation: 13+ Published: 01/08/2005 Publisher: HarperCollins Children’s Books ISBN: 9780007218677 ★★★★★ “When Uncle Eddie does his impression of 'Like a Virgin' it's like Madonna is coming out of his body!' Christ what an image.” Angus… Continue reading Angus Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging
Book: Submarine Author: Joe Dunthorne Pages: 304 (Paperback) Genre: Young Adult Age Recommendation: 15+ Published: 03/03/2011 Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd ISBN: 9780241955154 ★★★½ “I took a photo of us, mid-embrace. When I am old and alone I will remember that I once held something truly beautiful.” Submarine is written from the point of view… Continue reading Submarine
Book: Divergent Author: Veronica Roth Pages: 496 (Paperback) Genre: Young Adult / Science Fiction / Dystopian Age Recommendation: 13+ Published: 02/02/2012 Publisher: HarperCollins Children’s Books ISBN: 9780007420421 ★★★★★ “We believe in ordinary acts of bravery, in the courage that drives one person to stand up for another.” Set in a dystopian world, Divergent tells the… Continue reading Divergent
Book: Looking For Alaska Author: John Green Pages: 272 Genre: Young Adult Age Recommendation: 15+ Published: 28/02/2013 Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd ISBN: 97800007523160 ★★★★★ “That didn’t happen, of course. Things never happened the way I imagined them.” Looking For Alaska is John Green’s first novel and it was published in 2005. This story… Continue reading Looking For Alaska
Book: Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment Author: James Patterson Pages: 413 (Paperback) Genre: Young Adult / Science Fiction Age Recommendation: 13+ Published: 10/04/2006 Publisher: Headline Book Publishing ISBN: 9780755321940 ★★★★ “Can you giggle while racing for your life and protecting a six-year-old? I can.” Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment is the first in a series… Continue reading Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment