Katherine Witt

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How To Be Bad by E. Lockhart, Sarah Malinowski and Lauren Myracle – review

‘Its writing style is authentic and fresh right from the opening page and captures the essence of growing up, teenagers and summer perfectly’<p>Three authors, three characters and one big road trip.<p>Vicks is the wild child, but behind that exterior she is secretly worried about her boyfriend who hasn’t …


Unbecoming by Jenny Downham - review

‘I’m really struggling to find the words to describe just how brilliant this book is’<p>Reading this book was like watching the stars. Something shimmering, delicate and unfathomably deep.<p>It was a whirlwind of colour and emotion, so vivid you could feel the story unfurling out before you.<p>It was like …


Alex Gino: 'I knew I was different as a kid'

Alex Gino, the genderqueer author whose new middle grade book George features a trans protagonist, spoke to teen site member John Hansen about writing a trans character for children, working with David Levithan, and recommends their favourite children’s and YA books with LGBTQ+ themes<p>George by Alex …


Noughts and Crosses Graphic Novel by Malorie Blackman – review

‘I give this book a 5 out of 5 for the pure amazing web that is its plot’<p>This book is sort of a modernised Romeo and Juliet, where two young children, from two warring sides of society, fall in love and grow up together. The girl is called Persephone (often called Sephy) and she is the daughter of …