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Book Review: The lost children by Shirley Dickinson

Genre: Historical fiction Rating: 5/5 Plot: England, 1943: Home is no longer safe for eight-year-old twins Molly and Jacob. Night after night wailing bombs and screeching planes skim the rooftops overhead. They cradle each other, shivering in terror, not knowing if they will live to see dawn. Their mother, Martha, has no choice but to… Continue reading Book Review: The lost children by Shirley Dickinson

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Book Review: Cinderella is dead by Kaylin Bayron

Genre: Fantasy/YA Plot: Sophia knows the story though, off by heart. Because every girl has to recite it daily, from when she's tiny until the night she's sent to the royal ball for choosing. And every girl knows that she has only one chance. For the lives of those not chosen by a man at… Continue reading Book Review: Cinderella is dead by Kaylin Bayron

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Book Review: The Crown by Kiera Cass

The Crown by Kiera Cass Genre: YA/Fantasy  Plot: In The Heir, a new era dawned in the world of The Selection. Twenty years have passed since America Singer and Prince Maxon fell in love, and their daughter is the first princess to hold a Selection of her own. Eadlyn didn’t think she would find a… Continue reading Book Review: The Crown by Kiera Cass

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Book Review: The Heir by Keria Cass

Genre: Fantasy/YA Rating: 5/5 Plot: Eighteen years ago, America Singer entered the Selection and won Prince Maxon’s heart. Now the time has come for Princess Eadlyn to hold a Selection of her own. Eadlyn doesn’t expect her Selection to be anything like her parents’ fairy-tale love story…but as the competition begins, she may discover that… Continue reading Book Review: The Heir by Keria Cass

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Book Review: One by Kiera Cass

Genre: Fantasy/YA Rating: 5/5 Plot: THE SELECTION changed the lives of thirty-five girls forever. Now, only one will claim Prince Maxon’s heart… It’s swoon meets the Hunger Games in the third instalment of THE SELECTION series! For the four girls who remain at the palace, the friendships they’ve formed, rivalries they’ve struggled with and dangers… Continue reading Book Review: One by Kiera Cass

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Book Review: The Elite by Kiera Cass

Genre: YA Rating: 5/5 Plot: America Singer will leave her pre-destined life for a world of glamour and luxury, if she wins… But surviving The Selection is tough. Rivals are battling to become Prince Maxon’s bride as the threat of rebel violence just beyond the palace walls escalates into war. Only six girls are left… Continue reading Book Review: The Elite by Kiera Cass

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Book Review: The Selection by Kiera Cass

Genre: YA/ Fantasy Rating: 5/5  Plot: Thirty-five beautiful girls. Thirty-five beautiful rivals… It's the chance of a lifetime, and 17-year-old America Singer should feel lucky. She has been chosen for The Selection, a reality TV lottery in which the special few compete for gorgeous Prince Maxon's love. Swept up in a world of elaborate gowns,… Continue reading Book Review: The Selection by Kiera Cass

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Book Review: The time of our lives by Lynda Page

Genre: Historical Fiction Rating: 5/5 Plot: When Rhonda Fleming runs away from home the last place she expects to end up is at a Jolly's holiday camp. But a chance encounter with a chalet maid at the train station leads Rhonnie to Mablethorpe on a cold winter's day and her life changes for ever. Thrown… Continue reading Book Review: The time of our lives by Lynda Page

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Book Review: Differently Normal by Tammy Robinson

Genre: Teen/ Ya Rating: 5/5 Plot: For Maddy, life is all about routine. It has to be, to keep her autistic sister happy and healthy. With just Maddy and her mother as Bee's full-time carers, there's no time in Maddy's life for complications like friends, let alone a boyfriend. So when Maddy meets Albert, the… Continue reading Book Review: Differently Normal by Tammy Robinson