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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books On My Fall TBR List

September 27: Top Ten Books On My Fall TBR List
Following an amazing three days at YALC in July, meeting and listening to dozens of wonderful YA authors, I decided to make this autumn about finally reading many of their novels. 560 more words

General Musings

REVIEW: Boys Don't Cry - Malorie Blackman

Score: 5/5

Malorie Blackman is a phenomenal writer, her success with the Noughts and Crosses Series proves that, and she managed to do it again with one of her lesser-known novels – Boys Don’t Cry. 204 more words


'12 Doctors, 12 Stories' Review – 'The Ripple Effect'

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The ’12 Doctors, 12 Stories’ series continues on ‘Bradley’s Basement’! Today, it’s time to look into ‘The Ripple Effect’ by Malorie Blackman, featuring the Seventh Doctor and Ace. 77 more words

Doctor Who

Book review| Checkmate Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman is a winner.

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Two young people are forced to make a stand in this thought-provoking look at racism and prejudice in an alternate society. 966 more words

Whose World? World Book Day and the £1 selections for 2017

Last week, the World Book Day selection committee in the UK announced their titles for 2017—and they have spent this week defending them.

The event, for those who don’t know, is held yearly in the UK, and originally started as a parallel event to UNESCO’s World Book and Copyright Day, held annually on Shakespeare’s birthday (23rd April). 1,065 more words

Children's Literature

Chasing the Stars

I was promised “gender-swapped Othello in space!” when I picked up Malorie Blackman’s Chasing the Stars, and while I don’t exactly feel cheated, I somehow did not expect to get a version of the story that, like the movie… 583 more words

Chasing the Stars by Malorie Blackman

Brother and sister Aidan and Vee are travelling alone on the EV Aidan, a Spaceship, when they receive a distress signal from a group of settlers under attack from a species known as the Mazon. 199 more words