A review of Queen of the Air, Midge Gillies’ biography of aviation queen Amy Johnson.
A review of another banned Blume book, this time it’s the story of Deenie Fenner.
Jill Murphy’s classic creation, The Worst Witch, written when she was only eighteen.
A review of On Both Sides of the Camera, Carolyn Burke’s biography of Lee Miller.
Review of Alice Sebold’s bestseller and Peter Jackson’s cinema adaptation.
A review of After the Party, the long-awaited sequel to Ralph’s Party by Lisa Jewell.
Never mind Harry Potter or Bella Swan, in the old days teens idolised Adrian Mole…
It’s been a firm favourite of teens since 1975, but why was it banned by school libraries?
We review the autobiographical sequel to The Sexual Life of Catherine M.
The crime noir queen’s new novel about the ‘Jack the Stripper’ murders…
The author of White Teeth takes on everything from Date Movie to Nabokov in this essay collection.
We revisit and review Lionel Shriver’s controversial novel We Need To Talk About Kevin.