Tag Archives: KS3 reading

The Hunger Games books

It feels like we have been working our way through quite a few dystopian stories lately but even after everything else that we have read I have to admit that our absolute favourite dystopian series has been the Hunger Games … Continue reading

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Sawbones

I am not entirely sure what I was expecting when I first heard about Sawbones or saw the front cover but I must admit it was a gripping tale and one that I think my eleven (almost twelve-year old) son … Continue reading

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The Percy Jackson series

I am always searching for good book series, books that grip the kids have the start and keep them reading book after book and I have to say this one did not disappoint. It was perfect for my 11 year … Continue reading

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Boy, Everywhere, a refugee story for kids

Boy, Everywhere is a story about Sami, a young Syrian boy, who loves his life and enjoys living in Damascus. Then out of the blue his mother and sister go to a shopping mall to pick up Sami’s new football … Continue reading

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Starting Year 7 home education English Literature

I have found choosing books for my son to read (and by that I mean when we read and “study” a book) difficult because he actually worked through most of the books that his older sister did as part of … Continue reading

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