Challenge criteria: A book about an immigrant or refugee
(Disclaimer: This review is based on the ARC, which is slightly different to the published version.)
Authors Brian Conaghan and Sarah Crossan have joined forces to tell the story of Nicu and Jess, two troubled teens whose paths cross in the unlikeliest of places.
Challenge criteria: A book of letters.
What if all the crushes you ever had found out how you felt about them… all at once? Continue reading
While my own family are pretty awesome, I can’t lie and say there aren’t some fictional people I’d slot into their place. If I had to start over, this is who I’d like to have in my family.
This post comes as part of my role as a #BroodingYAHero Street Team member, the #BroodyBFFs.
Because I am a very unabashedly basic human, some of my favourite books are contemporary. While I do really enjoy some fantasy fiction and really love me some historical fiction, there’s no better for me than stories that involve people facing current issues.
Challenge criteria: A book set in wartime
It’s just a small story really, about among other things: a girl, some words, an accordionist, some fanatical Germans, a Jewish fist-fighter, and quite a lot of thievery. . . .