Review: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

A poignant story that has provoked important discussions about race, stereotype and prejudice among the YA community and beyond.  The Hate U Give Summary Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these…

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Review: Noughts & Crosses by Malorie Blackman

One of the best YA dystopian novels I’ve ever read.  Noughts and Crosses Summary Sephy is a Cross – a member of the dark-skinned ruling class. Callum is a Nought – a “colourless” member of the underclass who were once slaves to the Crosses. The two have been friends since…

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