What’s your WebStory today?
— from Pam Thornton in Bill Wannan’s Come in Spinner
What’s Happening to Our Girls?
Synopsis:Why are girls as young as five years old concerned about their looks and addicted to shopping? Why are they having sex and binge-drinking so young, responding to chat-room predators, and bullying their peers via email and text messages? Why… Read More ›
What’s Happening to our Girls? by Maggie Hamilton
Opening Sentence:In a few short decades almost every part of girls’ lives has been transformed, bringing freedoms previous generations of girls could only dream of. Synopsis:Why are girls as young as five years old concerned about their looks and addicted… Read More ›
My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult
Synopsis:From fantasticfiction.co.uk: Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood…. Read More ›
The Changeover: A Supernatural Romance by Margaret Mahy
This was a favourite of mine as a young girl and I’m pleased to say it lost none of it’s magic this time around.