A Monster Calls, by Patrick Ness

Later this year a movie will be released of Patrick Ness’s A Monster Calls.
I’m keen to see the movie, but reluctant at the same time.
Click here to see the trailer, and what I hope is conveyed in the movie version.


Two Wolves – which will you feed?

Released as “On the Run” in the US

After cops come looking for them, Ben’s mum and 19392551dad arrive and bundle him and his sister in the car for an unplanned ‘holiday’.  So begins a tale of tension, suspicion and fear.

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And the Winner Is …

Though the literary world seems abuzz with Man Booker fever over a novel that sounds like Stephen Hawking meets Psycho, the #LoveOzYA community is celebrating the winners of the Inky Awards.


If you haven’t heard of the Inkies, don’t despair. Once upon a time no one had heard of the Man Booker Prize either – or the Oscars.

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