When Wendy was six, her mother tried to kill her because she was convinced that Wendy wasn’t her child. Eleven years later, a guy named Finn comes along to tell her that she is infact a Changeling and that she has duties in a world of magic to tend to. Where will this lead and will Wendy find the required confidence to be in charge?
Warning: because this is a review of the whole trilogy, there may be potential spoilers, though I will try to avoid them.
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A group of teenagers lives collide when one day, they’re in a lift together and a man dies. Over the years, an unlikely friendship forms…
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“No justice. No peace.”
Set in England, Run, Riot is a powerful and important read about gentrification, police brutality and young people standing up against the injustices that happen far too frequently while the people higher up are trying to cover them up.
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WELCOME TO STARCROSS SANDS – LET THE DREAM BEGIN.
14 year old Dylan dreams of a perfect summer holiday, and perhaps his first kiss, but what he gets thanks to his mums cheap ways, is a £9.50 caravan break where the site mascot is a hamster. Luckily he has his bestfriend Kayla along for the ride…
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Sixteen year old Paige Turner (you read that correctly!) has been working at Bennett’s Bookshop for 2 months before recieving the news that in a month it’ll become another casualty of the high street. She decides to put her best activist foot forward in attempt to save it, but it won’t be easy in a small town like Greysworth. Along the way there will be boys, feminism, naked bodies and friendship!
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