Our Bookworm is an anonymous grade 12 student at Kwantlen Park. The Bookworm is a avid reader with impeccable taste. In this space, you’ll find Bookworm approved books.
Elsewhere by Gabrielle Zevin
After 15 year old Liz gets killed by an oncoming Taxi she tries to cope with her early
death and her new life in “elsewhere” a place where everyone chooses a job and bides
their time until they grow young enough to return back to Earth. The only problem is
that Liz doesn’t want to wait and she’ll do whatever it takes to get back home.
Scrawl by Mark Schulman
When the eighth grade bully Tod and his friends get caught committing a crime on school property,
Tod is forced to go to detention every day after school and write in a journal as part of his punishment;
but as he writes he discovers things about himself that he would rather keep hidden and that nothing is
ever just black and white.
Miracle Wimp by Erik Kraft
High school misfit Tom has had the unfortunate luck of being dubbed with the last name Mayo, which
has prompted the bullies at school to grant him the hilarious nickname of miracle wimp. Read on as he
tries to navigate wood shop, dating, and driving (without getting a wedgie in the process.)