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  • 1.  CoverA shadow's breath
    Rating: ★★★★★★★★★☆
    Reviewed by: JUDITH (S), MAUNGARAKI, LOWER HUTT, 19 Jun 2017
    Set in Australia, this is a great read for those who enjoy characters with an unhappy background who have to face almost overwhelming obstacles. Themes of relationships, friendships, dysfunctional families and survival.

  • 2.  CoverEverything beautiful is not ruined
    Rating: ★★★★★★★★★★
    Reviewed by: JUDITH (S), MAUNGARAKI, LOWER HUTT, 19 Jun 2017
    Expecting three weeks at an outdoors camp, Ingrid is horrified to discover the course she's on is actually a wilderness hiking adventure for troubled youth.

    Great character development as the group members come to know each other and become a team.

  • 3.  CoverEverything is teeth
    Rating: ★★★★★★★★☆☆
    Reviewed by: JUDITH (S), MAUNGARAKI, LOWER HUTT, 19 Jun 2017
    A great read for anyone who, like the little girl in the story, is fascinated by sharks. Ages 12+, preferably non-squeamish.

  • 4.  CoverDaughter of the pirate king
    Rating: ★★★★★★★★★☆
    Reviewed by: JUDITH (S), MAUNGARAKI, LOWER HUTT, 14 Jun 2017
    Super-tough Alosa is only seventeen, and already a formidable pirate captain, but she has a secret...

    With plenty of action, some very strong characters and an interesting plot, this is a great read. Does contain a fair bit of violence.

  • 5.  CoverNight swimming
    Rating: ★★★★★★★★★☆
    Reviewed by: JUDITH (S), MAUNGARAKI, LOWER HUTT, 07 Jun 2017
    Kirby and Clancy are the only 17-year olds in town, so the arrival of a new girl is bound to be exciting news. Funny, quirky characters and themes of family, friendship and first love.

  • 6.  CoverThe nerdy and the dirty
    Rating: ★★★★★★★☆☆☆
    Reviewed by: JUDITH (S), MAUNGARAKI, LOWER HUTT, 07 Jun 2017

  • 7.  CoverWhat not to do if you turn invisible
    Rating: ★★★★★★★★★☆
    Reviewed by: JUDITH (S), MAUNGARAKI, LOWER HUTT, 07 Jun 2017
    An entertaining adventure emerges when a girl plagued with terrible acne takes extreme measures, turning herself invisible in the process. Along the way, family dramas are acted out and new friendships develop. Lots of fun.

  • 8.  CoverAllegedly : a novel
    Rating: ★★★★★★★★★☆
    Reviewed by: JUDITH (S), MAUNGARAKI, LOWER HUTT, 07 Jun 2017
    This rather harrowing story of a girl's incarceration following the death of a baby paints a really grim picture. Highly thought-provoking, it will keep the reader guessing throughout.

  • 9.  CoverJess, Chunk, and the road trip to infinity
    Rating: ★★★★★★★★★★
    Reviewed by: JUDITH (S), MAUNGARAKI, LOWER HUTT, 22 May 2017
    Themes of relationships, family, acceptance and gender transitioning pop up in this story of two young people on a road trip. Interesting places, colourful characters and teen angst make this a great read.

  • 10.  CoverThe edge of everything
    Rating: ★★★★★★★★★☆
    Reviewed by: JUDITH (S), MAUNGARAKI, LOWER HUTT, 22 May 2017
    A mysterious nameless stranger saves a young woman from a psychopath, and the fallout from the resulting relationship could prove catastrophic for both. Dark and sometimes very grim, this is nevertheless a fascinating read.