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Dragon loves Penguin
Dragon loves Penguin by Debi Gliori

The gret thing about working in a library is getting to flick through so many books that I might otherwise […]

Silverfin
SilverFin

Book 1 in the Young Bond series. James Bond has just started Eaton College. It’s a huge change, so many […]

The Brides of Rollrock Island
The Brides of Rollrock Island

Also published as Sea-Hearts Misskaella isn’t as pretty and slim as her sisters, but as she grows she discovers that […]

The best thing
The best thing - Margo Lanagan

Mel is not having a good year at school. Her friends have turned on her, and her boyfriend one day […]

Rupture

by Simon Lelic

I wasn’t there. I didn’t see it. Me and Banks were down by the ponds, pissing about with this Sainsbury’s trolley we found on the common.

This is the story of a school shooting. A teacher walks into assembly and kills three people. Two students and a teacher. Lucia May is the police officer who is supposed to “wrap up” the investigation and file it under psycho teacher, terrible tragedy, nothing anyone could have done. But instead she finds herself returning again and again to the school, and trying to figure out why it happened. How this mild-mannered history teacher could have had so much violence in him.