Teens Book Reviews

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Return to the Isle of the Lost

Eula

‘The Isle of the Lost’ is where all your Disney villains such as Maleficent and Evil Queen live with their children. It is protected by a magical dome that can be opened using a remote control. Here there is no Wi-Fi, coffee tastes like mud and there is no escape.

Charlotte’s Web

Eula

This book is about a story of a pig, Wilbur who got saved by a farmer’s daughter named Fern Arable when Wilbur was the runt of the litter. Wilbur gets to know that he is being fed more and more so that he can get sold off in a carnival to be eaten.

I am Malala

Eula

The story is about Malala, a young school girl who is well-known for her human rights advocacy for education and for women in her native Swat Valley in north-west Pakistan.

Les Misérables

Eula

This book is focused on the fight against oppression and exploitation told from multiple perspectives of people each facing different situations. It has also become a well-known musical.

Run

Eula

The story is based on scientific facts and takes place in future Singapore 2037. In 2037, after scientists’ genetic experimentation has went wrong, parents are moved to a quarantine zone while abandoning their children to fend for themselves.

The White Giraffe

Eula

Martine was left an orphan after parents died in a fire in England. She was forced to move to an African game reserve to live with her only surviving relative who was her grandmother, Mrs Gwyn Thomas. Martine dreaded the move as she was not close to her grandmother.

The Diary of a Young Girl

Eula

Have you ever wondered how surviving in Wold War 2 would be like? The Diary of a Young Girl is about a diary of a thirteen-year-old girl who fled for her life during the war. Anne Frank vividly describes about her experiences, feelings, expressions and how she and her family lived under pressure for two years.

Moon Bear

Eula

The story starts with a twelve-year-old boy named Tam, who lives in poverty in a small village with his whole family. His life changes when his whole family decides to relocate to a safer place, promised with clean water and electricity, along with fields to work. However, his father dies when an underground bomb in a field explodes. Tam is then sent to the city to work in a farm in order to earn money for his family.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher Stone

Eula

The story starts out about Harry’s parents being killed by the most powerful and feared wizard alive. He is known for showing no mercy and known for killing and harming others. But when Voldermont tried to kill Harry, his powers was gone and Harry survived the unforgivable curse. He was then named ‘the boy who lived’.

The Young Elites

Eula

A decade ago, the blood fever swept through Dalia. Like most adults infected with blood fever, Adelina’s mother perished. For Adelina and many other children who survived, they now had strange markings. Adelina’s black hair now has silver strands and a jagged scar, where her left eye once used to be. These children with strange marking were called Malfettos..