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I’ll Be Home for Christmas Anthology #WinterReads

I’ll Be Home for Christmas Anthology #WinterReads

The UK’s top Young Adult authors join together in this collection of new stories and poems on the theme of home. Contributors include: Tom Becker, Holly Bourne, Sita Brahmachari, Kevin Brooks, Melvin Burgess, Katy Cannon , Cat Clarke, Juno Dawson, Julie Mayhew, Non Pratt, Marcus Sedgwick, Lisa Williamson and Benjamin Zephaniah. GBP1 from the sale … Continue reading

The Haunting by Alex Bell

Some curses grow stronger with time… People say that all Cornish inns are haunted, but the Waterwitch’s history is particularly chilling. Built from the salvaged timber of a cursed ship, the guest house’s dark secrets go further back than anyone can remember. Emma is permanently confined to a wheelchair after an accident at the Waterwitch … Continue reading

Dark Room Blog Tour

Since Tom Becker learned to hold a pen, he wanted to become a writer. Aged 25, Tom realized that dream with publication of his first novel, Darkside in January 2007 which won the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize. Aside from reading, Tom’s other passions include music, supporting Everton Football Club and eating a diet of fry-ups … Continue reading

Frozen Charlotte by Alex Bell

How did I get the book? Netgalley, thank you Stripes Publishing. I also bought my own copy. Genre: Horror Synopsis: We’re waiting for you to come and play. Dunvegan School for Girls has been closed for many years. Converted into a family home, the teachers and students are long gone. But they left something behind…Sophie … Continue reading

Flesh and Blood by Simon Cheshire

Flesh and Blood by Simon Cheshire I must record the facts that have led me to where I am now. So that, when someone reads this, they understand. Sam Hunter’s neighbours are pillars of the community, the most influential people in town. But they’re liars too. The Greenhills are hiding something and Sam’s determined to … Continue reading

Sleepless by Lou Morgan

How did I get the book? Netgalley, thank you Stripes Publishing. I also bought my own copy. Genre: Horror Synopsis: Young, rich and good-looking, Izzy and her friends lead seemingly perfect lives. But exams are looming and at a school like Clerkenwell, failure is not an option. Luckily, Tigs has a solution. A small pill … Continue reading