Recommendations

End of the Summer 2014

Soon it will be back to school and here are some good books to look for in your library or bookshop. Some are new and some are old favourites:

The Hunted by Charlie Higson - sixth book in The Enemy series due out 4th Septmber

Memory of Water by Emmi Itaranta  - looking for a beautiful read? Look no further.

Afterworlds by Scott Westefield - out on 23rd September

Lottie Biggs series by Hayley Long - great new covers, great story

The Secret History by Donna Tartt - get a glimpse of college life although hopefully the one you are planning will be different

Heir of Fire by SJ Maas - thrid book inthe series out on 11th Spetember: time to catch up with Celaena

Soldier Dog by Sam Angus, Poppy by Mary Hooper, Stay Where you are Then Leave by John Boyne - still not too late to read about WW1

Out of Shadows by Jason Wallce - have you read the latest news about Zimbabwe in the news? Read this book and get some background.

Never Fall Down by Patricia McCormick - shocked at how a population can be torn about by fanatics? Read what happened in Cambodia. Or Latvia Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys. Or Afghanistan A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khalid Hosseini. Or Nigeria Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.


A Thousand Splendid Suns

A Thousand Splendid Suns

Author: Khaled Hosseini
Publisher: Riverhead Books USA
Between Shades Of Gray

Between Shades of Gray

Author: Ruta Sepetys
Publisher:
Half Of A Yellow Sun

Half of a Yellow Sun

Author: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Lottie Biggs Is (Not) Mad

Lottie Biggs is (Not) Mad

Author: Hayley Long
Publisher: Macmillan Children
Memory Of Water

Memory of Water

Author: Emmi Itaranta
Publisher: HarperVoyager
Never Fall Down

Never Fall Down

Author: Patricia McCormick
Publisher: Random House
Out Of Shadows

Out of Shadows

Author: Jason Wallace
Publisher: Vintage
Poppy

Poppy

Author: Mary Hooper
Publisher: Bloomsbury Childrens
Soldier Dog

Soldier Dog

Author: Sam Angus
Publisher: Macmillan Children
Stay Where You Are And Then Leave

Stay Where You Are and Then Leave

Author: John Boyne
Publisher: Doubleday Children
The Secret History

The Secret History

Author: Donna Tartt
Publisher: Penguin Books