Posts Categorized: Melina Marchetta

Review: On the Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta

Review: On the Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta

From Goodreads: I’m dreaming of the boy in the tree. I tell him stories. About the Jellicoe School and the Townies and the Cadets from a school in Sydney. I tell him about the war between us for territory. And I tell him about Hannah, who lives in the unfinished… Read more »

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Teaser Tuesday: On the Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta

Teaser Tuesday: On the Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: – Grab your current read– Open to a random page– Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page– BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS!! (make sure… Read more »

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Review: Saving Francesca by Melina Marchetta

Review: Saving Francesca by Melina Marchetta

From Goodreads: Francesca is stuck at St. Sebastians, a boys’ school that pretends it’s coed by giving the girls their own bathroom. Her only female companions are an ultra-feminist, a rumored slut, and an an impossibly dorky accordion player. The boys are no better, from Thomas who specializes in musical… Read more »

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Review: Finnikin of the Rock (Lumatere Chronicles #1) by Melina Marchetta

Review: Finnikin of the Rock (Lumatere Chronicles #1) by Melina Marchetta

From Goodreads: At the age of nine, Finnikin is warned by the gods that he must sacrifice a pound of flesh to save his kingdom. He stands on the rock of the three wonders with his friend Prince Balthazar and Balthazar’s cousin, Lucian, and together they mix their blood to… Read more »

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Teaser Tuesday – #4: Finnikin of the Rock (Lumatere Chronicles #1) by Melina Marchetta

Teaser Tuesday – #4: Finnikin of the Rock (Lumatere Chronicles #1) by Melina Marchetta

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: – Grab your current read– Open to a random page– Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page– BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS!! (make sure… Read more »

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