Guest Post: Bullying a Personal Perspective by Tammy from A Book Fairys Haven

Voiceless and Silent
It’s a hot, humid and uncomfortably sticky night here in Cape Town. Rather appropriate weather considering the subject I’m writing about is in essence a sticky and uncomfortable subject all on its own.
When I first heard that the lovely Emma from Asamum was going to be hosting the Anti-bullying week campaign on her blog, my first thought was that I needed to write a post.… Continue Reading

Review: Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson

Title: Speak
Author: Laurie Halse Anderson
Publisher: Hodder Childrens Books
Publication Date: 20 Mar 2008

Source: Own

Synopsis: From Amazon
From her first moment at Merryweather High, Melinda Sordino knows she’s an outcast. She busted an end-of-summer party by calling the cops – a major infraction in high-school society – so her old friends won’t talk to her, and people she doesn’t know glare at her.… Continue Reading

MG Monday: Guest Review: Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

Title: Stargirl
Series: Stargirl
Author: Jerry Spinelli
Publisher: Orchard
Publication Date: 4 Jan 2007

Source: Own

Thanks to Danni Year 12 for writing the review for me.

Synopsis: From GoodReads
Stargirl. From the day she arrives at quiet Mica High in a burst of color and sound, the hallways hum with the murmur of “Stargirl, Stargirl.” She captures Leo Borlock’s heart with just one smile.… Continue Reading