It’s a Tween Tween World

I recently sat down with my 12-year-old niece and chatted about reading and her favourite books. You can listen to our conversation on the Youtube link above.

While she’s not the utterly fanatical bookworm I was…and still am (I’ve got 2 paper books on the go plus a bunch on my phone, and more on hold at the library), she is discriminating and has some very astute observations.

She is currently re-reading the Harry Potter series and still has a soft spot for The Hunger Games series.

“I actually really like book series because I never like it when it’s just one book. I want more of the same series.” Continue reading