Ellen White is a secondary school library assistant working in South East London. Her aim is to read widely and diversely and to encourage the young people she works with to do the same. She shares thoughtful reviews on Twitter, Goodreads and Tiktok . Twitter | Instagram | Tiktok | Reviews by Ellen White
The Girl Who Grew Wings is an empowering feminist tale that definitely sits at the more mature end of the Young Adult spectrum. The book does not shy away from issues of misogyny and violence against women.
Overemotional by David Fenne is an endearing and wholesome LGBTQ+ read that fans of Simon James Green, Tola Okogwu and Alice Oseman will enjoy. Combining the awkwardness of crushes with X-Men-style action sequences, teenagers will find it hard to put it down.