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Books that all YA lovers should read

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Lauren Mayhew

For as long as I can remember, I’ve been reading YA/ teen fiction. I have tried to read adult fiction, but I just can’t get my head around it. 531 more words

'Point Blank' by Anthony Horowitz

After a rollercoaster ride of a first (and what he thought was the final) mission with MI6, Alex Rider is settling back into life as a normal, average teenage schoolboy. 333 more words


A good night for a shooting

REMEMBER, REMEMBER, the fifth of November with gunpowder, treason and plot.

I see no reason why gunpowder treason should ever be forgot.

This grammatical car-wreck has been on the lips of British children for just over four hundred years…

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Read the World: Australia

This Oceanian monster of a country is the sixth largest country in the world. It was inhabited for at least 40,000 years by indigenous tribes, and then Britain happened, and Australia changed forever. 470 more words


Books I Want to Read - October 2015

Now that the new academic year at university has started, my reading pace has already dropped significantly, which I’m disappointed by. However I am still determined to get through all the books I have in my TBR pile! 268 more words


Meeting Anthony Horowitz

Through the generosity of the Arnold Foundation through which I studied at Rugby I was given the opportunity to meet a child hood hero, author Anthony Horowitz. 718 more words


Book Safari: Espionage

I went through a spy thriller phase when I was sixteen, the series in question is Anthony Horowitz’s Alex Rider and Charlie Higson’s Young Bond.  513 more words