• A review of The Rules by Tracey Darnton
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    The Rules – Tracy Darnton

    Amber’s an expert when it comes to staying hidden – she’s been trained her whole life for it. But what happens when the person you’re hiding from taught you everything you know? When a letter from her dad arrives, Amber knows she’s got to move – and fast. He’s managed to find her and she knows he’ll stop at nothing to draw her back into the extreme survivalist way of life he believes in. All of a sudden the Rules she’s spent so long trying to escape are the ones keeping her safe. But for how long? I really need to stop picking up books that make me angry but…

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    The Serpent House – Bea Davenport

    “My name is Annie Cotterill and I’m twelve years old. It is the first month of the Year 1899 and I’m on my way to the train station with my brother Tom and his sweetheart, Lucy. Tom has his bag of money, Lucy has a bundle of clothes and I have something in my pocket that just might make my fortune. We’re about to start a new life. Again.” When Annie Cotterill moves to Hexer Hall to be closer to her brother, little does she know that the mysterious Lady Hexer has plans for her. Annie is Lady Hexer’s key to the past, where she needs to go to find…

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    Sammy Feral’s Diaries of Weird – Eleanor Hawken

    “Friday 3rd April  Hi, I’m Sammy Feral. I’ve never had a reason to keep a diary – until now. Today my world did a complete 180. I’ve lost my family, narrowly escaped death and discovered that werewolves are more than just a story made up to scare kids…” Sammy’s family are in trouble. Having been bitten by a werepup, they have all be changed and Sammy is on his own. Not for long though, Donny appears as if by magic and lets Sammy know that there is hope, but no known cure. With his dad growing fur and his older sister baying for blood, Sammy is on a race against…