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BookSmart

Welcome to BookSmart, a book club for teenage girls who love reading Young Adult books run by teenage girls who love reading Young Adult books!

Each month we publish a monthly video with interviews with YA Authors and recommendations for the best YA books. All done by teenage girls at Burgess Hill Girls. 

We will keep this page up to date each month with the latest videos, please see below for previous episodes and links to transcripts of the interviews and more details on the YA books recommended.

EPISODE 5: Holly bourne

 

Watch the video and then click this link to read more about our recommendations including Holly’s books and I Am Not A Number, The Darkest Minds, and Throne Of Glass.

EPISODE 4: SALLY GARDNER

 

Watch the video and then click this link to read more about our recommendations including Sally’s books and The Hate U Give, Soulmates, and Hate List.

EPISODE 3: SOPHIE MCKENZIE

 

Watch the video and then click this link to read more about our recommendations including Sophie’s books and This Mortal Coil, Becoming, Shadow and Bone and Are We All Lemmings & Snowflakes.

EPISODE 2: PATRICE LAWRENCE

 

Watch the video and then click this link to read more about our recommendations including Patrice’s books and The Talented My Ripley, Northern Lights, My Sister’s Keeper.

EPISODE 1: SARA BARNARD

 

Watch the video and then click this link to read more about our recommendations including Sara’s books and Out of Control, It Only Happens In The Movies, Indigo Donut, The Door That Led to Where and The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.