The tension comes from the what happens after the girls disappear; the book gets darker, creepier and more sinister towards the end. Continue reading This week I’m reading: Picnic at Hanging Rock by Joan Lindsay
Those were the words that appeared on the text alert on my cell phone. Continue reading A Suspected Active Shooter Is On Campus
This is a story of grief, of love and loss, of growing-up and of exploring the wilderness. It will stay with me for a long time. Continue reading This week I’m reading: The Wolf Road by Richard Lambert
Endorsed by Amnesty International, Windrush Child is part of the Voices series, which aims to provide “gripping adventures that reflect the authentic, unsung stories of our past”. Continue reading This week I’m reading: Windrush Child by Benjamin Zephaniah
Wow. What a book. Continue reading This week I’m reading: Last Lesson by James Goodhand
When did World Book Day become World Costume Day? And why are potatoes involved? Continue reading It’s World Book Day! Why are potatoes involved?
Imagine having a bath with your boss; this was the situation I found myself in. Continue reading Going Native in Japan: dipping into the bathing culture