Jack Heath Scholastic ISBN 9781760152109 RRP $12.99 Age 9+ Date of publication August 2015 Reviewer Megan Stuart The horror genre always has an enthusiastic following. Goosebumps has sold over 13 million copies in Australia! “Scream the haunted book” by Jack Heath is well written and has a strong and gripping plot. The pages are edged in black which just adds to the dark and “spooky” theme.
L Pichon L Pichon Scholastic Australia ISBN 9781760153663 RRP $16.99 Age 9 – 12 Date of publication May 2015 Reviewer Megan Stuart This is the 8th book in the series. The books have been so popular in our school library that practically every student knows exactly where to find them on the shelves. This book continues to follow the anything but mundane life of Tom Gates.
Jeff Norton Faber and Faber ISBN 9780571308095 RRP 13.99 Age 9+ Date of publication September 2014 Reviewer Megan Stuart This book is suitable for students with a reading age of 9+. It is funny and well written. The author believes that humour is a great way to encourage children to read. Added to which the central character is a pre-teen worry wart … and a zombie! Surely a recipe for a good read.