Worthy Thoughts

Books, reading, life & other worthy thoughts

Author: Nat Amoore Publisher: Puffin Tess Heckelston is the heroine that younger readers need. She is feisty, intelligent, witty and has an active entrepreneurial streak. Boys and girls alike will love her and her best friend, Toby. What I loved in particular about Tess was her advice-giving. Throughout the book, Tess gives her young readers …

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As part of my job as a teacher-librarian, I have to read books aimed at the middle school reader. I find books aimed at this age group, difficult to read and I realised that there are a lot of books pitched at this age group that aren’t particularly good reads. I do tend to pick …

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