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    Since You’ve Been Gone – Morgan Matson

    “The list arrived two weeks after Sloane had been gone two weeks.  I wasn’t at home to get it because I was at Sloane’s. Where I had gone yet again, hoping against hope to find her there. I had decided, as I’d driven over the her house, my iPod off and my hands gripping the steering wheel, that if she was there, I wouldn’t even need an explanation.” When Emily’s best friend Sloane disappears without a trace Emily is worried. Sloane and her parents are gone, Sloane isn’t answering emails, texts or phone calls and no one knows anything. Then Emilly is sent a list, she knows its from Sloane,…

  • Letterbox Love

    Letterbox Love (#85)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. For Review:  Stig of The Dump – Clive King  As part of the ‘A Puffin Book’ launch the awesome guys at Puffin have supplied me with a favourite childhood classic for review. Stig of the Dump is about a kid who falls into a chalk pit and finds a friend in a cave, living in the dump. I can remember adoring it when I…

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    Amy and Roger’s Epic Detour – Morgan Matson

    “FROM: Mom TO: Amy SUBJECT: The Trip DATE: June 3 ATTACHMENT: TRIP ROUTE Hi, Amy, Greetings from Connecticut! I was glad to hear that your finals went well. Also glad to hear that Candide was a success. I’m sure you were great, as usual – I just wish I could have been there! Can’t believe it’s been a month since I’ve seen you! Feels like much long! I hope you’ve been on your best behaviour with your aunt. It was very nice of her to check in on you, so I hoped you thanked her.” Following the death of Amy’s dad, her mum has decided they are moving to Connecticut and there’s…