2018 Issue 1 – YA Fiction

2018 Issue 1 – YA Fiction

Themes of race and mental health dominated the YA books reviewed so far in January. Amy reviewed two YA titles. First up was Bro by Helen Chebette: It tells the story of the danger of boys and their masculinity, peer pressure, “national pride”, racism, and trying to...
Children’s Round-up: January 2018

Children’s Round-up: January 2018

Welcome to the first Children’s Round-up for 2018, and my first post on behalf of the Australian Women Writers Challenge. I’ve enjoyed reading the linked reviews and wasn’t prepared for how difficult it would be to choose just a few to highlight in this month’s...